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The Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back By Kristofer Dayne Penseyres Could there be a new watch revolution on the way? Japanese powerhouse Grand Seiko and other high precision Japanese watchmaking brands are disrupting the industry with affordable luxury timepieces...

Renaissance Man

Anthony Hopkins “My life turned out to be beyond my greatest dreams.” — Anthony Hopkins Over the course of his more than 70-year career, Sir Anthony Hopkins has played everything from cannibal serial killer Dr. Hannibal Lecter to Pope Benedict, but at 8...

The Page Turners

Great works of art tell a story, and in the case of Assouline Publishing that is particularly true. The publishing house, founded in 1994 by Prosper and Martine Assouline, creates exquisitely photographed, hand-bound works of art, tangible testimonies to ...

The Suite Life

Gordon Castle Luxury hotelier Oetker (which runs the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc) added new properties to its Masterpiece Estates portfolio. One of the gems amongst them is Gordon Castle in Scotland’s Speyside, a superb whisky-tasting and salmon-fishing site. A ...

Holding Court

Michael Jordan, indisputably the greatest basketball player of all time, returned to the spotlight earlier this year with the release of the remarkable, ESPN/Netflix docuseries The Last Dance, which follows the legendary Chicago Bulls as they strive for a...

Cool Over 50: Anna Wintour

Icon Status, Indelible Style Influencer Dame Anna Wintour is a fashion and publishing legend. As editor-in-chief of Vogue since 1988 and artistic director for Condé Nast since 2013, Wintour, 70, has risen to icon status with an indelible and enormous influen...