Opulent Lifestyle Archive


The King of all that sparkles

With his singular passion for gemstones and a unique genius for business, Laurence Graff has journeyed from London’s East End to a place on the world’s stage alongside kings, presidents and cultural icons.

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Diamond in the rough

When you get behind the wheel of a Mercedes-Benz G-Class, it’s soon clear why it’s become such an off-road legend.

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Castings of character

Influenced by the Renaissance painters Botticelli, Rubens and Titian, sculptor Jean Doyle’s figures are substantial and bold, their ample bodies adorned with the trappings of their culture.

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A new definition of mobility

Combining next-generation materials with ground-breaking design, the electric and hybrid vehicles of the new BMW i Series are a distillation of the motoring marque’s guiding principles, and an eye-catching vision of urban mobility.

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The sparkle of la dolce vita

From jewellery glittering with colourful precious stones to sophisticated scents and accessories, not to mention hotels, Bulgari is a long-standing hallmark of seductive indulgence.

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Cape Town is painting a new future

Cape Town is an art-friendly city, but it is not a major player on the global art scene … yet. Will the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa prove to be the game changer?

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Celebrating the finest family spirit

With a history stretching back eight generations, acclaimed cognac maison Hennessy celebrates its 250-year anniversary with a breath-taking new blend and remarkable world tour.

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A story of craftsmanship

The ethos of the artisan runs through many of the finer things in life – from luxury cars to world-class South African brandies.

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Re-writing history

Meticulous craftsmanship, quality materials and fine design come together to create these premier products, all of which capture the essence of classic style.


Building on the legacy of an icon

An icon of performance and design, the Jaguar E-Type is a hard act to follow. But with the F-Type, the British marque has created a sports car with the roar and grace to match its predecessor.

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