luxury

Lufthansa Redefines Unnecessary Luxury With Fireplaces For Private Jets

If you were lucky enough to have your own private plane, you’d think flying wherever and whenever you wanted without being crammed in coach would be enough. But apparently luxury demands more luxury, which is why Lufthansa Technik developed a fireplace for planes. Yep, it’s OK to audibly sigh now.


Etihad Brings Its Insane Private Apartment In The Sky To Australia

The A380 is already one of the most luxurious planes in the sky, but Etihad Airways has taken it to a new level with a three room, private mini-apartment, now flying out of Sydney.


Do You Love Your Kids Enough To Buy Them A $45,000 Gold-Plated Toy Car?

Some parents spoil their kids rotten, and then there are those parents that are willing to spend north of $US45,000 on an electric roadster that isn’t actually street-legal, but does come with a fancy gold-plated finish. That’s the story behind this obscene toy available from Selfridges’ Oxford Street store in London, England.


Of Course This Six-Figure Watch Was Inspired By A Space Captain Cartoon

You can say what you will about the subdued stylings of the Apple Watch, but deep down we’re probably all a little glad it perfectly married form and function — a balance that not all watch makers strive for. MB&F has just revealed its latest creation, the HM6 Space Pirate that more than lives up to its moniker, at least when it comes to styling.


A Super-Yacht With A Garage For Smaller Boats Is Luxuriously Obscene

It’s OK to desire the finer things in life, but at what point do you draw the line between luxury and exorbitance? Probably somewhere well before this insane 60m long mega-yacht from CRN called the J’ade, which features a built-in garage that smaller boats can drive right into.


X-Rays Of Super Luxury Products Reveal The Tech Behind The Glitz

Every once and a while I have to get dressed up for a wedding or something. And it’s kind of fun, but it always reminds me that I’m just not fancy on the inside. No matter how decked out I am I’m still a jeans and a tshirt person deep down. But hopefully that’s not true of luxury tech products that people spend a lot of money on. They should be just as shiny and fabulous on the inside. Right? LuxInside is trying to expose what’s really going on inside the fanciest purchases.


Inside The Celestial Workshop That Makes The World's Fastest Yachts

Very few people have ever stepped foot on a boat made by yacht design studio Wally — builder of the fastest yachts on the planet — and even fewer have stepped foot inside their loud, hot workshop in Monte Carlo. British photographer Benedict Redgrove is one of them. Here’s what a $US33 million yacht looks like before the paint job and leather.


This Watch Accurately Tracks Moon Phases For 122 Years

Everyone wants to be the centre of the universe, but solipsism doesn’t always mesh well with that whole socialising/respecting other people thing. So keep the truth to yourself and just look at your Arnold & Son’s watch whenever you want to commune with the sky above.


Everything You Need To Make Roughing It Not So Rough

It’s that time of year again. To enjoy the great outdoors, we’re supposed to spend our precious few weeks of holidays abandoning all the luxuries we work so hard buy, then hike deep into mother nature, and rough it for a few days like our ancestors did.


If You Need A Dedicated Watch Safe, You Probably Won't Mind This One's $88,000 Price Tag

Designed to complement the design of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s famous Barcelona chair, Döttling’s new Liberty Barcelona Watch Safe is targeted at those who can afford the finer things in life. Like $US5,000 chairs, and $88,000 safes designed to only hold timepieces.