El Palauet, Living Barcelona

The building was designed by Pere Falqués I Urpi (who also designed the lampposts on Passeig de Gràcia) and was built in 1906. Originally a family home it went through several transformations including being the offices of the Deutsche Bank before the building was acquired…

Victoria’s Secret and Swarowski light up New York

Swarovski, the world leader in cut crystal and fashion jewelry, is delighted to announce this year’s celebrated Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show marks the thirteenth year of the inspirational partnership between Victoria’s Secret and the crystal maison. The dazzling catwalk extravaganza will air on December 8…

Roger Goulart Presents Monovarietales

The company that produces champagne since 1882, launched a limited edition of 100% varietal macabeo, parellada, xarel.lo and chardonnay. These (?) four varieties belong to the harvest of 2011 and appear to be the result of a careful selection of the best vineyards of Penedés.…

Berlin Christmas shopping

By Naomi Louwerens: Berlin one of the best cities to visit in December because of the Christmas markets, lights and decoration all around, which create a lovely atmosphere. There are so many Christmas markets in Berlin during this period, which makes it hard to choose.…

It is Christmas time!

By Alima Melik: I guess every person since his childhood loves and looks forward to a Christmas holiday, the most magical time of year. Festive Christmas atmosphere is now in the city- snow falls down, the skating rink is open on The Red Square, music…

5 amazing facts about Harrods

By Tatjana Apukhtina: For all of you who have never heard about Harrods – it’s this incredible department store, situated in the heart of Knightsbridge, one of the most beautiful districts of London. Harrods is one of the oldest, most luxurious, most remarkable department stores…

History of Yves Saint Laurent

By Ana Teodora: In the past 2 weeks I started wearing more and more my Saint Laurent bag, which I got almost two years ago. Because of the love for the brand, I decided to write a bit about the history of the Saint Laurent…

“Paris is well worth a mass”

By Bella Sovmiz: WHY THE CITY OF LIGHTS WILL ALWAYS HAVE MY HEART I have probably mentioned it before that Paris is my favourite city. True, I buzz with excitement, as I navigate the human traffic on the sidewalks of the Big Apple. I will…