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  1. The new Di Bianco SPQR shoes ( www.scarpedibianco.com ) do not appear any different from the brand’s leather oxfords and wing tips, but they certainly feel different. The soles are made of pliable...
  2. In 1807, when John Blandy arrived in Madeira, the Portuguese archipelago (though remote from the centers of European civilization) had long been producing what, in the 18th century, came to be...
  3. Eneko Atxa, the inventive Basque chef freshly awarded a third Michelin star at Azurmendi in Bilbao, now has a second restaurant in Thailand. But unlike most high-profile chefs with restaurants in far...
  4. When Heinrich Villiger wanted to mark the 125th anniversary of his Swiss cigar company, Villiger Söhne AG, he turned to the legendary hand-rolling talents of Nester Plasencia in Estelí, Nicaragua...
  5. A technique that combines ceramic with gold to produce surprising flashes of color is showcased in some of these rings from James de Givenchy for Taffin ( www.taffin.com ). Instead of working solely...
  6. A regal diamond tiara is not for every woman or every occasion, but the Graff Diamonds Alice Bands ( www.graffdiamonds.com ), named for the protagonist in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in...
  7. Often referred to as the father of art deco, the artist Romain de Tirtoff (known by his pseudonym Erté) is the subject of the Urso Monsieur Deco ( www.ursoluxury.com ), a new release from the Italian...
  8. With a power output of 200 hp and a dry weight of 342 pounds, the recently unveiled Ducati 1199 Superleggera ( www.ducati.com ) has the greatest power-to-weight ratio of any production motorcycle...
  9. The Italian yachting classification and certification agency Registro Italiano Navale recently awarded the Admiral Tecnomar Impero 40 ( www.admiraltecnomar.com ) its best noise and vibration ratings...
  10. Large panels of windows run nearly the entire length of the main and upper decks of the 161-foot Rossinavi Prince Shark 49 ( www.rossinavi.it ). The first example, dubbed Param Jamura IV, was...

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