With a strict "no shoes, no news" policy, tickle your toes and indulge your senses at these two spectacular Maldivian resorts.
French luxury-goods pioneer Francois Pinault lifts the veil on his staggering, world-class art collection, and its new home in Venice.
Lifted to a luxury level, eco-tourism re-invents itself for a discerning audience.
THE CULT OF CODOGNATO
The most mysterious of the great European jewelry houses, Codognato is the secret address for the style cognoscenti the world over.
HITTING THE HEIGHTS - HAUTE COUTURE
At the vanguard of creative perfection, haute couture incomparably fires the imagination and defines one-of-a-kind luxury.
Learn how 29-year-old Jennifer Woo turned Chinese retailer Lane Crawford into a booming six-star luxury emporium.
SIMPLY BOLD BY VAN DER STRAETEN
French furniture designer Hervé Van der Straeten's new "Debauche" series derives bold simplicity from a profusion of parts.
VITRA'S SWISS PRECISION
Think you know you a thing or two about design? Compare notes with Vitra's CEO, Rolf Fehlbaum.
THE NEW KITCHEN CULTURE
Luxury has a new domain as kitchens transcend their status from a functional prep space to veritable objects of desire.
JESSICA KAGAN: TALKING BEAUTIES
New York's new jewelry diva Jessica Kagan Cushman mixes traditional craft with modern prose for a beauty that's bad to the bone.