007’s Aston Martin will be sold with the factory-fitted “interesting modifications” that Q thought it would be necessary to add such as a submachine gun, a tracking device, armour plating, revolving number plates, an oil slick sprayer, triangular tyre shredders and a smoke screen device. All this is controlled from a central unit hidden beneath the armrest.
Made in Switzerland, the ALPA 12 TC camera is as seductive as a complication watch.
We were given the opportunity to visit the apartments of Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, at 31 rue Cambon in Paris.
The French architect Jean Nouvel has been given the task of breathing new life into the Qatar National Museum, by perfectly blending the modernity and vitality of this new site with the essence of Qatari identity.
Handmade in Portland, these Shwood sunglasses are entirely made of Maple wood, East Indian Rosewood, or Zebrawood.
The idea of painting a ship in odd patterns is credited to British artist Norman Wilkinson during the time of the first world war. The concept — which became known commonly as “dazzle” — was an attempt to confuse German U-boats by making a ship’s course and speed difficult to judge, and thus difficult to torpedo.