CLAIRE LEWIN

Moonen Shipyards Unveils Scaled-Down Semi-Series

The Dutch yacht company Moonen Shipyards has teamed up with the all-star designer Nick Mezas to create a series of smaller motor yachts ranging from 59 to 79 feet. The announcement came shortly after the company built its largest superyacht to date, the 138-foot Sofia. The semi-series comprises the 59-foot Ibiza (which is estimated at […]

Most Valuable Pink Diamond Hits Sotheby’s Auction Block

A month after setting a world record for the most valuable white diamond sold at auction—a 118.28-carat D-flawless that sold for $30.6 million on October 7 in Hong Kong—Sotheby’s Geneva expects to set another record on November 13, when the Pink Star crosses the auction block. The 59.6-carat internally flawless vivid-pink diamond is expected to […]

Take a Private Jet to Deer Valley for a Spectacular Ski Weekend

To kick off the ski season in Deer Valley, Resorts West and Magellan Jets have partnered on an extravagant 4-day weekend getaway December 6 through 9. The four-person package (starting at $49,000) provides private round-trip flights by Magellan and luxury accommodations in Resorts West’s ski-in, ski-out lodges, plus numerous activities centered around the 22nd Deer […]

Zuccon Unveils an Inventive Concept in a 302-Foot Design

Zuccon Superyacht Design, the Italian yacht company, showed a 302-foot concept yacht at the Monaco Yacht Show last month with a steel hull and aluminum construction. It offers a change from the traditional layout, with its swimming pool, outdoor living space, and sunbathing area at the bow of the boat instead for maximum privacy. The […]

Colored Diamonds Headline Christie’s Auction

The fall auction season is heating up, and Christie’s has announced that its Magnificent Jewels sale in New York will feature three exceptional colored diamonds: a rectangular-cut 8.77-carat intense-pink diamond, a cushion-cut 3.81-carat vivid-blue diamond, and a square-cut 5.13-carat vivid-yellow diamond. Additionally, the sale—on October 15th—will offer three top-quality D-color diamonds, weighing 25.30 carats, 18.28 […]