Synonymous with sophistication and glamour, the French luxury house was one of the very first brands to capture the American market. And, known for creating the new French style which was more focused on fabrication than flashy overly bedecked pieces, Pierre Balmain made sure that he was ahead of time
A century old recipe which has now transformed into a staple food, and is no longer limited to just fine dines. And, since every town has got a bunch of places serving this delicacy, we headed to one in Pune – the Mamagoto, relishing our taste buds and experiencing the art behind the making
Christian Van Der Klaauw started his own atelier and presented his first watch with astronomical complications in 1974. In 1999 he presented Planetarium - a wristwatch comprising the world's smallest planetarium. After selling the company to designer couple Daniel & Maria Rientjes he retired in 2009, the new owners transformed the company into an exclusive handmade astronomical manufacturer. Now the ace watchmaker Pim Koeslag acquired a majority stake in CVDK.