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  1. It should have been the best of times for NorthCoast Yachts, a Tacoma, Wash., shipyard that had, over the previous two decades, launched 15 yachts ranging from 70 to 130 feet. In 2002, the company...
  2. Most automakers wait a year or longer before releasing the convertible follow-up to a new coupe, but BMW ( www.bmwusa.com ) is not so patient. Barely three months after introducing the 645Ci, the...
  3. Some 150 miles northwest of Banff, 9,000 feet up in the Adamant Mountains of British Columbia, I am sitting on a boulder the size of an SUV at the edge of a glacier. A weather front is moving through...
  4. According to Herbert Lackner, organizer of the 2004 World Penny Farthing Championship (+43.2874.8254, www.highwheel-burgenland.at ), taller riders have an advantage in an antique bicycle race. Longer...
  5. The new offering from Lionel ( www.lionel.com ) evokes the past while incorporating the latest digital technology. Far from a toy, the model Southern Pacific AC-9 ($1,500) is an O gauge (one-quarter...
  6. All nine of the Fabergé imperial Easter eggs from the Forbes Collection have ended up in one basket—in Russia, from whence they originated. Sotheby’s New York was planning to host an auction in April...
  7. Revisiting the bedrooms from a January 1987 article titled “Sleeping Beauties” to compare them with some bedrooms featured more recently confirms our suspicion: For better or worse, the swinging...
  8. To Troy Adams, the word fusion is more than a marketing ploy for serving spring rolls with sauerkraut. For his latest FusionDesign kitchen, unveiled at his Pacific Design Center showroom, he has...
  9. We want total control over our lighting options at home—and will need it with 16 million color lighting combinations. The Vos Pad, which belongs to Marcel Jean Vos, is an apartment in Chelsea that...
  10. Your garden will become an outdoor gallery. Thanks to Janice Feldman of Janus et Cie, the Duchy Collection of outdoor furniture is now available in the U.S. Introduced last year in England, the...

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