Burgundy is the hot color for fall 2012. The beautiful Merlo was seen on the runway in coats, suits, handbags, dresses, accessories, nail polish, and everything in between.
If you’re looking for a unique hostess gift for your next party then look no further. Bouchon Bakery and Laduree Patisserie have the most incredible macaroons. They are colorful, sweet, delicate and luxurious. Macaroons make a lovely alternative to flowers or a bottle of wine. Both Bouchon and Laduree have locations in the USA as well as around the world. Please visit their websites at www.laduree.fr/en/scene and www.bouchonbakery.com
Mirrors are a simple way to decorate a room. They make small rooms look larger and allow for light to be reflected in larger rooms. Mirrors also ease the decision making when you are unsure of what type of artwork to place on the wall. When buying or framing a mirror consider the size of the mirror as well as the tone of the room were it will hang.
The Roberto Coin brand was introduced in 1996 in Vicenza, Italy. Within six years the brand reached the upper echelons of the jewelry world, ranking third internationally and first in Italy. The signature of Roberto Coin is the use of rubies and rubellite in almost every jewelry creation. Ancient Egyptian legend holds that the when touching the skin the ruby is to bring its wearer health, happiness and good fortune throughout their lives.
Below are a few examples of his animal rings in gold and precious stones.
To learn more about Roberto Coin and view his designs please visit his website www.robertocoin.com
Photos courtesy of Roberto Coin
Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas offers personalized electronic luxury in each guest room.
Tom Ford is opening his first standalone store in London on Sloane Street. The store located in the Knightsbridge neighborhood, will be close to 8,000 square feet. Tom Ford's designs are also sold at Harrods, Harvey Nichols and Selfridges.
This photo from the Versace Couture Fall 2012 show is stunning and sums up the beauty of a runway show.
Bourgeat Copper Cookware is made in France. These pans are handmade for the professional kitchen or culinary lover. The solid copper, with a thickness of 2.5 mm is an excellent heat conductor. The stainless steel interior facilitates cleaning and maintenance along with a riveted cast iron handle. . These materials make the finest cookware available anywhere in the world.
Australian designer Brodie Neill's Glacier is a glass chaise lounge. Its name comes from its resemblance to a solid piece of ice suspended in motion. Glacier is handmade of molten clear glass that took close to 4 months to cool down into a solid shape. This chaise lounge has a smooth finish with optically transparent glass that can easily be the main attraction in any room. The lounge is limited in numbers and only ten such pieces are made worldwide.