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At SIHH, Jaeger-LeCoultre Launches Three New Vintage-Inspired Watches

In 1992, Jaeger-LeCoultre first debuted its Master Control line, and to celebrate 25 years, JLC is launching three new commemorative editions — the …

take a front row seat at the most controversial and spectacular catwalk shows of all time

Runway, by Alix Browne, charts the evolution of the fashion show from Margiela to Miyake, Chalayan to Comme.<p>From Hussein Chalayan's high art hijab-wearing nudes, to Thom Browne's saucy skirt-wearing soldiers, the performance art spectacles of Alexander McQueen and the lavish beauty of Chanel haute …

Fashion Shows

Food Trends 2017: What to Look for On Your Plate This Year

Prep your palate for ice cream roll ups, faux meat, grilled chicken hearts—and then some.<p>No way around it: 2016 was a strange year. And from bleeding veggie burgers at New York's Momofuku Nishi to burrito drone delivery in Virginia, the food scene kept pace. Witness the Great Frosé Brain Freeze of …

Ice Cream

The Best Things to Do in Madrid

Where U.S. Ambassador to Spain James Costos and his partner, interior designer Michael S. Smith, take their guests.<p>Madrid is in some ways exactly how you imagine a European city to look and feel. Or better yet, the way you remember Europe as it was, decades before H&M, smartphones, and Starbucks. …

Barcelona

Photos: An Ambassador's Guide to Madrid

Madrid

3 months in Madrid

I lived in the capital of Spain for 3 months doing my internship in Ministry of Foreign Affairs. For that time, I had lots of free time to explore …

Luxury property predictions for 2017

As 2016 fades out, leaving the world reeling in various states of insanity, the microcosm that is the London property market has troubles of its own. Brexit has given European buyers the jitters (though it has also plunged the pound to attractively low levels), stamp duty has all but seized up the …

Dries van Noten

Uber is offering yacht rentals in Dubai because it's still a luxury product

On-demand boat parties for $82-a-person<p>Uber's stated mission is "transportation as reliable as running water." Now, that literally includes luxury vessels that operate on running water.<p>This Saturday, Uber is offering yacht rentals to residents of Dubai for 300 AED (or $82). That price includes free …

Carsharing
Luxury Yachts

Wild House Yacht Design Features Garden, Solar Power, Dock And More

<i>‘Your yacht – Your home — combines elements of architecture and luxury boat design. Created by Maxim Zhivov, the conceptual super-yacht is both</i> …

Innovation

Startup helps make cities smart through open data

mySidewalk analyzes open datasets to help local governments and communities work better together.<p>3 May 2016<p>With vast amounts of data now publicly …

The 11 most impressive social good innovations from April

If you want to take on the world's most pressing problems, creativity and innovation are essential.<p>Every month, countless inventions come to public …

University of Washington

Smart mirror visualizes fitness progress

Naked fitness mirror uses infrared sensors and rotating scales to record 3D images of fat loss and muscle gain over time.<p>5 May 2016<p>As Fitbit-style …

Teapot craftsman makes innovation, passes down techniques[1]

Xie Hua, a fifth-generation inheritor of a time-honored teapot craft in Chaozhou, South China's Guangzhou province, has managed to improve the …

10 most important things in advertising

French publishers are successfully fighting back against ad blocking. Laurence Griffiths /Allsport<p>Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today.<p><b>1. IPG CEO Michael Roth on diversity, Yahoo, and why Arianna Huffington told him off.</b> Roth was in a jovial mood when …

Advertising

Use Your Noodle: How to Expertly Match the Sauce to the Pasta Shape

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Italian food has long been a staple in North American households. These meals range from delicious pizzas …

Cooking

20 Lazy Dinner Recipes for Weight Loss

<i>By Dana Leigh Smith</i><p>Every dieter knows that cooking and weight loss are practically synonymous. But when you have a jam-packed schedule or are just …

Nutrition

15 Indulgent Desserts That Won't Kill Your Diet

It's often one of the first things to go when someone embarks on a diet, so it's no surprise that desserts have a bit of a bad rep when it comes to healthy eating.<p>But Cheat Day and dessert have become a bit synonymous, meaning it's only right to celebrate the best part of a meal. Even certified …

Dessert

This guy used a frequent-flyer loophole to take a $60,000 trip in a first-class suite on Emirates — here's what it was like

Travel blogger Sam Huang recently cashed in his Alaska Airlines frequent-flyer miles for a $60,000 trip around the world, and luckily he took plenty of pictures documenting what it was like.<p>"Unlimited Dom Perignon, wild caviar, and a shower spa while flying 40,000 feet in the air — it's no wonder …

Dining Rooms

15 Tasty Ways to Upgrade Dorm Food

The dorm room experience doesn’t have to mean mac n’cheese for every meal. All you need to make the following recipes is a microwave. With the help of a few cupboard staples, you can instantly upgrade the most basic dorm food into a gourmet experience. Get ready to wow your roomies with your …

Breakfast

These Beautifully Styled Food Photos Are Like Visual Recipes

Cooking is an exercise in precision. Even once you get the hang of things and start to forego recipes for intuition, you still need a level of innate exactitude for your dishes to come out just right. Danish photographer Mikkel Jul Hvilshøj captures this sentiment with his collection of pristine …

Photography

Cherry Poundcake with Lime Glaze #SundaySupper - Grumpy's Honey Bunch

Cherry Poundcake with Lime Glaze – A buttery pound cake filled with fresh cherries, baked to a dense perfection and drizzled with a lime glaze. …

Strawberry Cream Puff Pie Recipe

A perfect spring or summer dessert!<p>The puff crust is awesome and the sweet, creamy filling is delightful with a hint of orange. Fresh strawberries …