Penang’s Macalister Mansion

PUBLISHED ON Sep 19, 2019

Penang’s Macalister Mansion is conceptualized as a quirky and sophisticated lifestyle destination where guests are treated to a series of experiences not unlike those found in the hospitality of an actual home. Grand and imposing, Macalister Mansion on Macalister Road in George Town, is a paean to what sensitive and innovative restoration and re-purposing can […]

Inside President Gerald Ford’s Distinguished Desert Getaway

PUBLISHED ON Aug 30, 2019

The Ford’s post-White House desert getaway was a true reflection of their personalities—cozy, comfortable, efficient, and completely of the moment. Once upon a time, exiting Presidents helicoptered off into the sunset bathed in a nostalgic glow of self-sacrifice and a well-deserved return to the private sector. Their dwellings in the US remain to be quite a mystery […]

Rotating bed becomes reality at a
USD 470,000 price tag

PUBLISHED ON Aug 21, 2019

When technology and the bedroom meet, the end creation is a rotating bed. Nicknamed the ‘Three Sixty,’ this rotating bed by English Savoir, can be controlled and rotated 360 degrees with just a quick touch on a smartphone. This rotating bed was produced from 300 hours of skilled labor, from the making of the mattress […]

Chaumet’s Historic Jewels Weaves a Tale of Powerful Women, Royal Intrigue, and Unsolved Mystery

PUBLISHED ON Aug 16, 2019

Chaumet’s tiara showcase, weaves the tale of the extravagance and tragedies of history’s past. This summer, over two centuries of regal extravagance are on display in the subterranean halls of Monaco’s Grimaldi Forum, where tales of love, intrigue, and imperial power are the subject of an exhibition titled “Chaumet in Majesty: Jewels of Sovereigns Since 1780.” […]

Extraordinary homes that go underwater

PUBLISHED ON Aug 6, 2019

For some, the most expensive elements of their homes are rather underwater. Extraordinary home aquariums are now the trendiest additions to million-dollar-homes. Home aquariums add a sense of relaxation to a living space. It’s an art piece, merging indoors and outdoors together to create a vibrant homescape. For marine lovers, having a small tank with […]