Archive | September, 2011

Christian Louboutin.

Christian Louboutin We all know what happens to women who wear the famed red lacquered sole shoes. They are instantly filled with a wicked sense of sexy self and fall hopelessly in love with its creator: the great shoe designer Christian Louboutin. Christian Louboutin’s fascination for women’s footwear began as a child growing up in Paris, […]

The Chrysler Building.

The Chrysler Building is an Art Deco skyscraper in New York City, located on the east side of Manhattan in the Turtle Bay area at the intersection of 42nd Street and Lexington Avenue. Standing at 319 m, it was the world’s tallest building for 11 months before it was surpassed by the Empire State Building […]

Carl Werner’s Foodscapes.

British photographer Carl Warner creates amazing foodscapes: landscapes constructed entirely from fruits and vegetables, cheeses, breads, fish, meat and grains. At first glance the landscapes look real, and it is only on second glance that the viewer realises that the scenes are made entirely out of food. The Chocolate Express train is a a real-life […]

Aston Martin DB5.

Possibly the most recognizable and coolest car in the world, the Aston Martin DB5 driven by secret agent James Bond in such films as “Goldfinger” and “Thunderball,” fetched about $4.1 million at auction today in London, according to sources at the auction. http://editorial.autos.msn.com/blogs/autosblog.aspx?feat=b9253563-d7f1-4667-9a7f-c83be73b6209&icid=autos_0027&GT1=22026

Jack Nicholson: Hot Or Not?

Jack Nicholson-Hot or Not? About five years ago, during one of the Yankees’ late-October playoff runs, Jack Nicholson walked into Manhattan’s Pastis restaurant in the middle of the lunch rush. He was dressed in a Sopranos-grade tracksuit, a stiff Yankees cap, and a pair of black shades. The restaurant froze. Jack made his way through […]

Mount Everest.

Mount Everest, 29,029 feet, is the world’s highest mountain. In 1953, New Zealand’s Edmund Hillary and Nepal’s Tenzing Norgay were the first to reach the summit. Mount Everest has claimed the lives of 133 mountain climbers, including eight who died in the 1996 Everest disaster documented in Jon Krakauer’s book “Into Thin Air.” The oldest […]

Hotel La Chevre d’Or.

Good Morning from the Hotel and restaurant La Chèvre d’Or . This Beautiful place clings to a leafy hillside above the medieval village of Eze, halfway between Monaco and Nice, France. Three terraces face the idyllic Mediterranean coast of the St.-Jean-Cap-Ferrat peninsula

Time Warner Center, NY.

Time Warner Center, Columbus Circle, New York. This 750-foot tall skyscraper in New York City, which opened in 2003, consists of two towers bridged by an atrium containing upscale retail shops. It was the first major building to be completed in New York City after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. This “city in a […]

Hotel Grace, NY.

Hotel Grace, New York In New York City’s famed Times Square, the Hotel Grace is home to the world’s hottest pool party. The 27 by 14-foot pool doubles as a sexy nightclub where scantily clad New Yorkers can sip a mixed drink and mingle. The pool is directly connected to Hotel Grace’s 40-foot bar, making […]

Pink Barbie Bentley.

Pink Barbie Bentley? The same week Paris Hilton was burgled out of nearly $2 million in jewelry from her Sherman Oaks, Calif., home, she added a customized $200,000 Bentley Continental GT to her garage. While it may look pink in photos, the San Francisco Chronicle reports that this British bit of heaven on wheels is […]