Can the Swiss Watchmaker Survive the Digital Age?
The watch, a gorgeous chunk of white gold, includes more than 400 painstakingly machined, polished and hand-assembled parts. One of them is a circular metal gong, struck by small hammers that mark the time with two-tone melodies. . A watch hand is ...
June 3, 2015
Paris Saved by a Bullitt
Streetlights were painted over in a funereal blue color to thwart air raids. Rightists and . Bullitt did manage to commandeer an American cruiser and destroyer escorts to convey 650 tons of French and Belgian gold reserves abroad from Bordeaux. And ...
June 3, 2015
Selection Tiles by Refin Ceramic at Quick Step
"I'm a fan and am definitely using the stone in the kitchen, and may consider a marbled wallpaper for one room. In the past, I used marble-design vinyl tiles on a wall, which added a brilliant air of grandeur at a fraction of the cost of the real thing ...
June 2, 2015
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Ti Review
We saw the writing on the wall as soon as the GTX Titan X was launched: “Great, here's the halo $1,000 luxury GPU that most can only dream of owning; now show us something we might actually buy! While the basic design of Nvidia's first- and second ...
May 31, 2015
Stay Fab After Mad Men Ends
bright colors and prints,” says set decorator Claudette Didul. “She has a fun Dali-esque wall clock, rya rug, artsy pottery and macramé.” “Glassware moved away from color and patterns in the late '50s to mid '60s and became clear and more ...
How to personalise your bedroom
Rugs are a brilliant way to inject an extra dose of “you” into your bedroom, as they come in an endless choice of colours, textures and sizes. It's a much cheaper way of warming up a room than fitting wall-to-wall carpet, and much easier to swap when ...
May 22, 2015
How Thieves Stole The Most Expensive Watch In The World: An Excerpt From ...
Zadok stretched in his chair and yawned, glancing at the clock on the wall. The museum had closed at two the . With the esteemed Breguet expert George Daniels, Markarian created a color catalog of the Salomons Collection. Published in 1980 in West ...
May 8, 2015
need help dressing my mantelpiece
I have a black fireplace and mantelpiece with a gold frame mirror on the wall above it, the wall color is coffee creamy brown, no matter what I put on it it never looks right, I have a clock, candles and white & silver family photo frame but the colors ...
May 27, 2015
Hair Colorist Rita Hazan Flies With a Traveling Hair Salon
Hair colorist Rita Hazan is ... she applies the color to a section of hair. To separate the hair into sections to highlight, she prefers a Japanese comb because it’s small and thin. To hold back hair she isn’t coloring, she uses gold clips from Japan ...
October 13, 2014
Quiz: How much do you know about Daylight Saving Time?
Get ready to "spring forward" this weekend, as Daylight Saving Time will begin this Sunday at 2 a.m. How much do you know about Daylight Saving Time? Take our quiz and test your knowledge. If you got this one right, give yourself a pat on the back. It's a ...
March 6, 2014
Square MDF Wall Clock, Red
This unusual wall clock adds a touch of warmth with its brick red color and distressed like finish. The frame has a braided embossed edge, gold roman numerals and hands. The words Kensington Station is stamped in block lettering just below the twelve and ...
December 10, 2013
The sexiest film ever? 'Blue Is the Warmest Color' ignites passions
(CNN)-- American audiences are finally getting a chance to see what is being billed as one of the most sexually explicit films ever made (not counting pornography): "Blue Is the Warmest Color ... which clocks in at almost three hours.
October 31, 2013
Purported photos of champagne gold iPad 5 surface
A tech-focused Chinese website with a dubious track record of accuracy posted photos Monday of what is said to be a rear shell for Apple's upcoming iPad 5 in the new gold color introduced with the iPhone 5s. The quality of the photos, from Chinese website ...
October 14, 2013
The Psychology of the Gold iPhone
The psychology of iPhone buying is such that people will want the gold iPhone and Apple knows that, which is why it's no surprise that the iPhone's newest color is already in short ... a Beijing Apple store, told The Wall Street Journal's Ian Sherr.
September 20, 2013