Summer is almost here and so is the time to throw baller outdoor parties and have more fun in the sun. What better way to ring in the season than with a versatile outdoor lamp by Vibia! Wind, designed by Jodi Vilardell, is a day and night outdoor lamp that won the Wallpaper Magazine’s Design Award for 2012. Atypical from a lamp design standpoint, Wind masquerades as a parasol during the day allowing you to relax in its shade and as a lamp at night allowing you to bask in its light. Read the rest of this entry »
Spring is officially just a few weeks away! Don’t you just love the season for its friendly weather, outdoor fun, and not to forget — all those baller grilling and barbeque parties that you plan to host (weather beckoning, of course)! An even more pertinent question to ask here is whether you are ready for some sexy Spring entertaining with your culinary expertise and gear? Speaking of luxury entertaining, here is one piece of gear that will speak volumes of your luxe prowess and add oodles of panache to your already macho personality – A Swedish Reindeer Leather Apron curated by Jeren Gulickx from Bole. Read the rest of this entry »
Firstly, thank you to all our readers for continuing to read us in 2012. Here’s wishing everyone a very happy & prosperous New Year. May 2012 be filled with all the luxuries and baller products that you’ve been yearning for. As always, we hope to keep you updated on all the latest and greatest baller stuff out there.
Coming back to home luxuries, more specifically the luxuries pertaining to the gastronomic chamber in your baller home, Elica (the Italian design and manufacturing house behind most luxury cooker hood brands) seems to have taken innovation to a completely different level w.r.t. the design of its cooker hoods. No longer will you have to face the traditional extractor fan when you walk into your kitchen. Instead you will be pleasantly, elegantly and luxuriously greeted by Elica’s revolutionary eye-catching designer cooker hoods that cleverly disguise your existing plain Jane cooking hood with unique designs. Read the rest of this entry »
Fancy unique or one-of-a-kind light fixtures and fittings? Here are two avant-garde chandeliers that will beat all contemporary designs hollow. The first one is from British designer Rebecca Wilson titled ‘Memoria: 100 Cups of Tea, Never To Be…’ and the second design is by Rebecca Wilson, Clare Waddle and Julia Douglas titled ‘A Wee Bit of Light Relief’. Both designs use everyday kitchen objects in a novel, fun and rather delightful way. Beautiful, different and cast in white bone china, the designs have something spooky and eerie about them. Pity we didn’t find them in time for Halloween. In any case, better late than never! Read the rest of this entry »
We know a lot of folks who love Nature and have tried to bring it inside their homes via interior design and architecture either through the material used to build their homes or through the use of natural materials in decorating their living spaces. Although, wood, stone and slate have been used for decades in building and construction, it must be appreciated that a compromise has to be struck somewhere along the way when it comes to a choice between aesthetics and the triple luxuries of comfort, insulation and reduction of noise. Not everyone chooses aesthetic over the above luxuries. Not anymore! You can now enjoy the natural aesthetic inside your home along with all the warmth, comfort and noise reduction by choosing the fantastically real Nature inspired carpets from Danish carpet manufacturer – Ege Design. Read the rest of this entry »