Swedish supercar 240 mph Koenigsegg CCX and $7.3 million rare green diamond ring from deGrisogono. Plus exlusives from Moet Hennessy, Callaway golf, rocket racing league, Four Seasons, Parmigiani and more.
During Napoléon Bonaparte’s reign, European furniture styles reflected his ambition and his ego.
Nearly a decade after the death of Gianni Versace, who once described his couture as having “the memory of the classic mixed with a touch of
To coincide with the opening of its fourth U.S.
About the time in 1912 that Boston pharmaceutical tycoon and philanthropist George Robert White completed renovating what now is known as th
Domus has occupied the front ranks of the world’s architecture and design journals since its founding by Milanese a
Sferra Fine Linens has created bedding so precious that you might hesitate to lie on it.
“Frames are really the Cinderellas of the art world,” says Deborah Davis, author of the forthcoming book The Secret Lives of Frames: O
When neither east nor west is best, when matters on the Atlantic and the Pacific coasts demand equal attention, or when the virtues of bot
An intricately detailed model of an automobile or superyacht of your choice, crafted by British silversmith Gil Holt.
In the English countryside, 30 miles south of London, an Arts and Crafts brick manor has been reborn, transformed into a stylishly appoint
Those fond of the beach lifestyle now can own a part-time residence at the 118-year-old Hotel del Coronado (
The basement level of West Virginia’s Greenbrier hotel (www.greenbrier.
Visitors to Nice, France, have a new venue for surveying the action along the Riviera, at the Palais de la Mediterranee (
Town-car driver Russell Figaredo greets most members of Private Escapes Destination Clubs with a refreshing glass of fruit juice or a bottle
Entry for one team—you and five other players—in the next King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament, to be held no sooner than April 2007 in
Beginning in the early 1960s, as the Aga Khan developed Porto Cervo, his reach extended along Costa Smeralda, where he built several hotel
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
Cigar smoking is an inherently low-tech activity.
In 1954, Leica Camera (www.leica-camera.com) launched its M-series of rangefinder
Traveling by steamboat and horse-drawn carriage, Alfred Barnard set out in 1885 to visit each of the 161 distilleries in the United Kingdom.
Recently, in the course of a conversation having nothing to do with wine, I was asked to explain the difference between a talented craftsman
Dine at the Modern, located inside the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in Manhattan, and just as you are about to leave, a member of the wait st
Given the Delamain family’s wide-ranging assortment of extracurricular interests, it is remarkable that its members—whose roots in the Sainto
Cameroon wrappers usually surround mild filler tobacco, as most cigar makers prefer to emphasize the distinctive flavor of the African leaf.
The Koenigsegg CCX, a made-to-order, 240-plus mph, 806 hp Swedish supercar, customized with the exterior and interior colors of your c
Four seasons’ worth of clothes from four American wardrobe consultants.
A collection of Château d’Yquem that includes at least one bottle of every vintage produced from 1860 through 2003.
A custom skeleton Tecnica timepiece from Swiss watchmaker Michel Parmigiani.
ExperiMental, the first racing motorcycle made by Canadian custom bike builder Roger Goldammer.
One of only five boxes (containing 100 cigars) of the Gurkha Black Dragon Edición Especial.
A 20-day trip for seven to play 10 Scottish and Irish golf courses of your choice.
Perpetual care of the 550 endangered American elms that line the entire east side of New York City’s Central Park, along Fifth Avenue.
A golf makeover for four that begins with a custom club fitting at the Ely Callaway Performance Center in Carlsbad, Calif.
A customized Mark-1 X-Racer rocket and the first Mark-2 X-Racer, which will succeed the Mark-1.
A premium membership in the invitation-only yachting club Private Sea.
Travel for a group of four to France for private blending sessions at the Veuve Clicquot Champagne house and the Hennessy Cognac disti
A one-of-a-kind electric bass guitar from German luthier Jens Ritter.
Our goal is to stamp every sport on our “passports,” the passes we procure at Lake Placid’s Whiteface Lodge that gain you entry to all the
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
Midway through the race, five yachts—Viriella, Sei Tu 2, OPS 5, Flying Dragon, and Charis—con
An extremely rare, 25-carat green diamond, one of the largest of its kind.
Brazilian jeweler H.
Karl-Friedrich Scheufele, copresident of Chopard, agrees that the manufacture he established to produce the company’s connoisseur-cl
Tony Gaziano and Dean Girling are challenging England’s bench-made shoe establishment by defiantly cutting the cap toes of their new calfskin
Ralph Esmerian adeptly maneuvers around the piles of papers, boxes, and books that cover virtually every surface in his office in Manhatta
A crowd gathered last summer in Moscow’s Sobornaya Square, within the Kremlin walls, to watch 120 Presidential Guards in full regalia perf
A watch manufacturer traditionally has demonstrated its mastery of the mechanical art by producing a grand complication, often a sober-loo
London-based clothier Thomas Pink (www.thomaspink.co.uk) has desi
While serving as ballast on the sailing yacht Viriella during this year’s Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, Robb Report senior editor
In the early 1950s, General Motors designer Harley Earl, fresh from watching world speed records being set at Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats
A 1931 Voisin C20 Simoun Demi-Berline, the only known remaining car of its kind.
Ferrari North America President Maurizio Parlato was instrumental in establishing the Ferrari Driving Experience at Le Circuit Mont-Tremblant
Like fingernails running down a chalkboard, Deep Purple’s “Highway Star” screeches from the speakers of the classroom’s plasma-screen tele
The 8-year-old design of the P180 Avanti from Italy’s Piaggio Aero (www.piaggioaero.com
A built-in parachute that provides a soft landing in an emergency, a cockpit warning system that helps keep you clear of hillsides and other
Four to six years typically pass from design to delivery of a custom superyacht.
David Lester’s ship has not yet come in, but it should arrive in a few more months.
A full-size, airworthy replica of Charles Lindbergh’s plane, Spirit of St. Louis.