A Peek inside the Plaza Hotel

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New York’s famous Plaza Hotel will be celebrating its 103rd anniversary in October, underwent a complete restoration which cost more than $450 million. Every guest room was completely renovated and provides elegant accommodations inspired by the richly decorative style of Louis XV. Every guest bathroom is finished with inlaid earth stone mosaics in floral motifs and 24-carat gold plated faucets …

Victoria Scott-RichardsA Peek inside the Plaza Hotel

IWC Portofino Watches Get Back The Mesh

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Mesh metal bracelets, otherwise known as “Milanese” bracelet were big back in the middle of the 20th Century, but stuck around for niche use mostly on dive watches. The only mainstream brand I recall using them was Skagen. For 2011 IWC totally redesigned and reintroduced the Portofino watch. There are now four models of the Portofino – two of which …

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The Diamond Panther Bracelet of Duchess of Windsor Auctioned

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Duchess of Windsor was a leader of fashion and the epitome of elegance and sophistication for her generation and beyond. You will agree completely if you see the collection of jewellery that was auctioned recently for staggering amounts. An exquisite Onyx and Diamond Panther bracelet, crafted by Cartier for Wallis Simpson was the highlight of the collection and the price …

Victoria Scott-RichardsThe Diamond Panther Bracelet of Duchess of Windsor Auctioned