Many golfers have surveyed the glacial pace of play ahead of them and fantasized about building their own courses.
Working his coa—a long-handled knife with a flat, moon-shaped blade—a jimadore hacks swordlike leaves from agave plants,
Europe’s fascination with so-called primitive art reached its apogee during the first half of the 20th century, when artists such as Picas
Steuben Glass is renowned for the clear, brilliant, and flawless lead crystal that its glassmakers shape into vases, stemware, and decorat
London’s May Fair Hotel (www.radissonedwardian.com) no lo
Like fingernails running down a chalkboard, Deep Purple’s “Highway Star” screeches from the speakers of the classroom’s plasma-screen tele
A 1931 Voisin C20 Simoun Demi-Berline, the only known remaining car of its kind.
In the early 1950s, General Motors designer Harley Earl, fresh from watching world speed records being set at Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats
A watch manufacturer traditionally has demonstrated its mastery of the mechanical art by producing a grand complication, often a sober-loo
A crowd gathered last summer in Moscow’s Sobornaya Square, within the Kremlin walls, to watch 120 Presidential Guards in full regalia perf
Ralph Esmerian adeptly maneuvers around the piles of papers, boxes, and books that cover virtually every surface in his office in Manhatta
Brazilian jeweler H.
An extremely rare, 25-carat green diamond, one of the largest of its kind.
Midway through the race, five yachts—Viriella, Sei Tu 2, OPS 5, Flying Dragon, and Charis—con
A 1920s-era brochure for the Broadmoor shows an image of the then-new resort’s circular driveway, white facade, and vine-draped loggia, ac
A one-of-a-kind electric bass guitar from German luthier Jens Ritter.
Travel for a group of four to France for private blending sessions at the Veuve Clicquot Champagne house and the Hennessy Cognac disti
A premium membership in the invitation-only yachting club Private Sea.
A golf makeover for four that begins with a custom club fitting at the Ely Callaway Performance Center in Carlsbad, Calif.
A 20-day trip for seven to play 10 Scottish and Irish golf courses of your choice.
One of only five boxes (containing 100 cigars) of the Gurkha Black Dragon Edición Especial.
ExperiMental, the first racing motorcycle made by Canadian custom bike builder Roger Goldammer.
A custom skeleton Tecnica timepiece from Swiss watchmaker Michel Parmigiani.
A collection of Château d’Yquem that includes at least one bottle of every vintage produced from 1860 through 2003.
Four seasons’ worth of clothes from four American wardrobe consultants.
The Koenigsegg CCX, a made-to-order, 240-plus mph, 806 hp Swedish supercar, customized with the exterior and interior colors of your c
A shipment of $200 worth of Michel Cluizel chocolate, selected by you from the company’s range of offerings, every week for the rest o
Beginning in the early 1960s, as the Aga Khan developed Porto Cervo, his reach extended along Costa Smeralda, where he built several hotel