Hotels & Travel

Luxury Layover with Tyler Ellis

Hand bag designer, Tyler Ellis tells us about her perfect weekend…

I would wake up in… Lake Como. I would stay at… Villa D'Este. Breakfast would be… Egg white omelette with spinach, mushrooms, onions, and grapefruit juice. I would wear… Day | Bikimi, Missoni cover up and sandals, and my Tyler Alexandra Karita Beach bag. Evening | Baby doll dress and flats, and my Tyler Alexandra Jamie Clutch. I’d listen to.. John Ledgend. And visit… Bellagio by boat. Have lunch at… The floating pool. I'd buy... Fresh fish and sauteed spinach. Dinner… At Le Chat Noir Hang out with… My husband Relax...

September 19, 2014

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Interior Coups de Coeur

The summer is over and it is time for your interior to get dressed for the autumn/winter season. Here are Maxime Jacquet’s ultimate “coups de coeur” to have in your house for this season…

Neons Neons made a come-back for this season. It is not only a great manner to create a mood into a room but it's also a way of building a strong design impact. One of my favourite UK artists, Tracey Emin, wrote unexpected quotes that will leave each of us speechless and that the more daring people will love having up their wall. traceyeminstudio.com Art Did you ever imagine having a 3-metersilver pair of jeans, a life-size King Kong or even a giant crocodile in your flat? With French artist and sculptor Richard Orlinski, everything is possible! His art is composed of...

September 15, 2014

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Luxury Layover with Leo Placuzzi

Mr Placuzzi – President of luxury jewellers Sicis – talks us through his ideal weekend…

I would wake up in... La Mamounia Marakkesh. I would stay at... Hong Kong, where the money runs. Breakfast would be... On Madison Ave NY drinking smoothies while jogging early morning and watching at stores window. Much better than having "breakfast at Tiffany". I would wear... Day: jeans, sneacker, white shirt and blu blazer Evening: formal blue suit Travel essentials... My blackberry I’d listen to... Papa Francesco but I would also reply and debate with him. And visit... Machu Piccu Have lunch at... China Club Hong Kong Dinner......

September 09, 2014

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Sky-Frame

Come rain, come shine, Sky-Frame windows will make any view beautiful, with innovative designs and flawless finish. We spoke to owner, Beat Guhl…

What's the aim of Sky-Frame? When I started Sky-Frame I didnot just envisagecreatingthe perfect sliding window, but also opening living spaces when he embarked on Sky-Frame. I developed the filigree Sky-Frame sliding window system in 2002. The premium-quality product rapidly became a hot favourite among architects and clients. Sky-Frame currently features in more than 4,000 completed projects in 24 countries. Today the three-strong team at the company's start-up has now mushroomed into a 100-plus headcount. Tell us about what Sky Frame windows are about... Free-flowing...

September 04, 2014

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