Monthly Archives: April 2010

$6.4M Rare Blue Diamond

A rare 5.16-carat blue diamond sold at auction for $6.4 million in Hong Kong this April. London’s famed Moussaieff Jewellers paid more than the $5.9 million expected price tag for …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Montblanc Personal Code Ink

Luxury pen maker, Montblanc recently launched a personal code ink that features a botanical ingredient which prevents falsification of signatures. Released in Dubai, the incredible ink is comprised of components …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Gold Plated Brick Phone

We occasionally see some pretty weird luxury items here at Universe of Luxury, but this one really blew us away. Remember the old school “brick phone” from the 80′s? Well, …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Ferrari 599 GTO

Car maker Ferrari has just unveiled its latest masterpiece the Ferrari 599 GTO, their fastest road car ever based on the 599 GTB Fiorano. The 599 GTO takes its name …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Sense & Sustainability Fashion Show and Benefit in NYC Friday

Do you think you can be green, fashionable and party like (and with) VIPs?  Of course you can, and for a fabulous cause. Eco-friendly fashion designers Swati Argade, Helen Asir, Marcus Hicks and Rachel Lyra Hospodar are presenting a runway show of their collections to benefit the Sankara Eye Foundation and the documentary about the [...] Continue reading

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CFDA Announces Nominees

Last week held a lot of news for the Council of Fashion Designers of America.  First, Diane Von Furstenburg was elected president for a third time (a first for the organization).  Second, the designer held a soiree at her studio to announce the nominees for the CFDA awards. Prabal Garung, Joseph Altuzarra and Michelle Obama favorite, [...] Continue reading

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