Author: The Jetsetter
BMW 9 Series, Concept or Reality?BMW is dropping heavy hints that its brand of luxury can be even more luxurious. That, in turn, is making some wonder if we're getting the first look at what could be come a superluxury BMW, a 9 Series. We talked to two BMW officials about it this past week, and both hedged on exactly what it is expected to become -- the next 7 series large luxury sedan or something more. But given all the hubbub around it, it appears to be something more. Read more
If Luxury Brands Packaged & Sold Groceries…
Paddy Mergui has come up with an intriguing series that explores what it would be like if luxury brands packaged and sold everyday groceries.
Salt & Pepper by Hermes
Olive Oil by United Colors of Benetton
Yogurt by Tiffany & Co
Corn flavored ramen noodles by Burberry
Eggs By Versace
Flour By Prada
Fruit by Nike
Milk by Apple
Milk Powder by Chanel
Pasta by Ferrari
Petit Beurre by Dolce & Gabbana
Pickles By Gucci
Basmati Rice by HSBC
Salami by Louis Vuitton
Soft Butter by Bvlgari
The exhibits shown here were created as works of art and are the result of the freedom of creative artistic expression. This exhibition should not be seen as a criticism of any specific label. These works of art were published without any intention to harm the brands' reputations or value in any way.
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$28 Million Mega-Estate for sale
In a neighborhood full of stark, austere modern homes, this home just off the Sunset Strip stands out as both an ethereal masterpiece and a comfortable family home.
“When you see the listing, it’s like an architectural tour de force. I think that’s what’s so great about the house. You can dress it up, you can dress it down,” said Blair Chang, who holds the listing for The Agency along with Billy Rose and Mauricio Umansky.
Designed by architect Hagy Belzberg, the home spans 13,000 square feet over three sections: a main home, a wellness center and a guest house. Within the gated estate there are 8 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms, with a five-car garage and parking for at least another 10.