Building A Legacy
As industry leaders and advocates, Harpreet Bedi And Nana Au-Chua are leaving behind beliefs, lessons and a better world not just for their own children, but also future generations.
Luxury Wellness Destinations To Help You Restore Balance And Vitality
These luxury wellness destinations tap into the wisdom and practices of millennia-old well-being philosophies to help you restore balance and vitality, discovers Crystal Lee.
Fanty Soenardy On Parenting, Her Values And Passions
Now that her two children are entering adulthood, Fanty Soenardy is also embarking on the next phase of her life. In celebration of mother’s day this month, she chats with annabel tan about parenting, her values and passions.
From Skin Tints To Blush, All You Need For A Flawless Visage
From skin tints to blush, these newest launches are all you need for a flawless visage.
Choi Seung Hyun Tells Where He's Been And Where He's Going
It’s been five years since South Korean rapper Choi Seung Hyun – better known as T.O.P of popular pop group BigBang – disappeared from the public eye. Now he’s back, with plenty to say about where he’s been and where he’s going. Prestige catches up with him over an artistic shoot.
And We're Rolling
Rolex has played a leading role in some of cinema’s greatest hits, but the Swiss watch manufacture’s relationship with filmmaking is cemented in a greater passion to further creative excellence in this field.
Call It The Swap Or The Hack
Call it The Swap or The Hack, a collaboration by any other name would be as sweet and significant, concludes Jacquie Ang
Crème De La Creme
After a two-year hiatus, Watches and Wonders Geneva 2022 made a triumphant return with a week-long exhibition this March. Brands impressed with a wide array of novelties ranging from additions to core collections to new movements to high-watchmaking objects. Here, we take a look at the most exciting releases in the first of a three-part report.
Antoni Gaudí's Life, Career, And Tragic Final Days
The Antoni Gaudí Retrospective, on now at the Musée d'Orsay in Paris, shines a spotlight on one man's unique vision and lasting legacy. Bruce Scott takes a closer look at his life, his career, and his tragic final days.
Louis Vuitton's Latest Horological Objets
Louis Vuitton wows with its latest horological objets, which include three playful timepieces featuring its charming mascot, Vivienne, and a new iteration of the Tambour Spin Time that harnesses technology for an enhanced time display. Allyson Klass reports.
BACK TO THE FUTURE
Packed with leading-edge tech, Mercedes-Benz's EQS paves the way forward as few automobiles can. And yet, writes Jon Wall, it also feels exactly how a traditional luxury car should.
A Life In Wine
Critic and now restaurant owner James Suckling explains to Jon Wall why he gave up one of the most enviable jobs in the world to move to Hong Kong and set up on his own business.
An Exquisite Blend Of Scotland's Rarest Whiskies
An exquisite blend of Scotland’s rarest whiskies, Johnnie Walker Blue Label showcases a depth of flavour that is reflected in the layers and journeys of these founders as they progress in their business.
Colorism In The Beauty World
Los Angeles-based Orcé Cosmetics takes on colorism in the beauty world through its make-up formulated for Asian skin. Founder YU-CHEN SHIH tells Nafeesa Saini how her diverse upbringing guides the brand’s mission of dismantling biases.
Cream Of The Crop
The LVMH Watch Week 2022 early this year unveiled a bevy of horological beauties, as Florey D Mikil reports.
A Brush With Greatness
This month, London’s National Gallery unveils its highly anticipated Raphael exhibition – an incredible collection of paintings, drawings, and more assembled for the first time under one roof. Bruce Scott reflects on the famed artist’s brief but brilliant career, and the priceless legacy he left behind.
Treasure Of The Sea
An acquired taste to some and adored by many, uni is an indulgent delicacy that enjoys cult status. Annabel Tan and Sara Yap dive into what makes this ocean treat so appealing and highlight some of the most creative ways chefs are serving it.
Of Pride And Patrimony
Van Cleef & Arpels’ recent exhibition A Journey Through the Poetry of Time included significant patrimonial pieces, some of which continue to inspire the maison. Allyson Klass talks to LISE MACDONALD, director of patrimony and exhibitions, about what it takes to curate the right artefacts.
One of the newest EVs to covet, the BMW iX offers a powerful electric drivetrain and the coolest cabin around. Tony Tan reviews it.
The Art Of Living Well
Coinciding with the arrival of Louis Vuitton’s 200 Trunks, 200 Visionaries: The Exhibition, Crystal Lee looks into the personal trunks of illustrious collector Amber Lee and discovers a lover of art, travel and timeless beauty.
A HAND IN HISTORY
For the release of The Macallan The Reach, a collective of Scottish artisans came together to create the most exquisite display worthy of the brand’s oldest whisky to date. Annabel Tan speaks to sculptor SASKIA ROBINSON on their craft and contribution to the unique collaboration.
How To Stay Committed To Your Passions, Even If It's A Road Less Travelled
To all the people who say “you can’t have it all”, THENUGA VIJAKUMAR and PENNY KOO are proof that you can ignore the naysayers. The two accomplished professionals tell Crystal Lee how they stay committed to their passions, even if it’s a road less travelled.
8 Restaurants That Offer Menus That Are As Unique As Their Ambience
Why host your next power lunch at the same predictable spot when there is a plethora of restaurants that offer menus that are as unique as their ambience? Crystal Lee shortlists eight that will impress.
Colourful, Fun Yet Practical Style For Life On The Go
Francesco Pavia, the Italian designer behind the unconventional Crash Baggage brand, chats with Jing Zhang about holidays and inspirations.
THE BIG BLUE
A hundred metres or more beneath the ocean surface in the Maldives lies a twilight zone whose strange life forms and wondrous corals remain unexplored. In a pioneering diving expedition, leading expert in the study of fish and 2021 Rolex Awards Laureate LUIZ ROCHA plans to survey these deep reefs to discover and describe unknown species and make the case for their protection.
Bvlgari’s Jannah Fine Jewellery collection reimagines the geometric floral motif found on the interior walls and ceilings of Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.
A poster child for Asia’s modern metropolis, South Korea’s cool and chic capital fascinates many and repels some at the same time. Mavis Teo shares the highlights of her recent trip so that you may plug into the city’s finest experiences.
All eyes were on Las Vegas in January for the 2022 Consumer Electronics Show, which never fails to amaze. Bruce Scott takes a look at some of the high-tech highlights our brave new world has in store.
The discovery of a battered trunk in the cellar of her grandfather’s house in the south of France – filled with old documents and correspondence – led FRANCESCA CARTIER BRICKELL on a decade-long journey of discovery. François Oosthuizen speaks to her about her book, The Cartiers: The Untold Story of the Family Behind the Jewelry Empire.
Unveiled in the metal in Hong Kong and Singapore recently, Ferrari’s new 296 GTB points the way forward for Maranello, writes Jon Wall.