Bold Statements

Colorful contemporary estates and awe-inspiring retreats - Greece, Hawaii, Cape Town, Bali, California, Mexico, and Florida. Plus, scene-stealing home theaters.

Dubai’s urban legend during the early-2000s construction boom was that a quarter of the world’s...
PARIS Hermès Rallye 24 The new Rallye 24 series from Hermès (800.441.4488, usa.hermes.com ) brings...
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. £10 Restyled by Nina Petronzio, the covered patio of the Montage Beverly...
1 } Roy Stuart Dragon Longboard Thirteen years in the making, Roy Stuart’s Dragon longboard ($1.3...
1 } Supergrau The leather-covered, magnetized stand of the Saddle knife block holds eight knives...
The Hawaiian Islands’ largest landmass, at 4,028 square miles, is also the archipelago’s youngest—a...
To glimpse the whimsy of Hubert le Gall, enter the foyer of an art-filled Ohio home (see "Rhapsody...
PUNTA MITA, MEXICO Overlooking the Marietas Islands—a diver’s mecca of reefs and underwater caves—...
See Level The 40-year-old summer home that once stood here, in the Long Island, N.Y., township of...
If Tony Ingrao felt that designing a 20,000-squarefoot English castle–inspired country estate in...
Home cinemas have grown in popularity over the past two decades—so much so, in fact, that they are...
True Colors When the lady of this 20,000-square-foot house in Bexley, Ohio, requested a blue...
SEWALL’S POINT, FLORIDA Completed in 2008, this waterfront home by the architect Scott Hughes, of...