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Home Tour: Out of Sites

Having too many breathtaking sites on which to build is an unusual predicament. Yet the Mexico City–based firm of Legorreta + Legorreta faced that very challenge when it was commissioned to carry out the architecture and interior design of this striking weekend getaway in central Mexico, about 100 miles southwest of the country’s capital. The […]

A Vessel of the First Water

Shining Star Vicem Yachts is well known for building boats with cold-molded mahogany hulls. But for its first superyacht, the Turkish shipyard ventured into composite construction, and the result is the stunning 151-foot fiberglass-and-epoxy Vulcan 46, which at press time was available for sale for $31.4 million through Fraser Yachts. “It’s possibly the biggest one-piece […]