COMPETITION: Win A Stay At The Four Seasons And A Tumi Suitcase With Road Rivals

Seriously aggressive super-vehicles and the most sublime luxuries collide when two ultra-competitive men take to the road. Road Rivals will be ‘Go’ on your TV screens tonight, 9pm on the Travel Channel and there can only be one winner… Or can there? We think it only fair to open up the competition to our discerning readers – which…
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Stella Maris – The 237-Foot Viareggio-Built beauty

One perk of being part of the international yacht-owning elite is the stream of endless summers mucking about on the ocean; an activity requiring nothing but your swimmers and your Rolex. The spa, sauna, gym, helipad and teams of personal chefs are merely added frills, of course. Stella Maris, a 237-foot, Viareggio-built beauty is a…
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Watching The Watchman: Maximilian Büsser Interview

Maximilian Büsser is clearly no stranger to criticism. “You need courage and you need guts to own and wear one of my pieces”, he explains when we meet. It’s fortunate then, that he’s a man with vision and when it comes to watchmaking he’s not about to curtail to conformity.   Making no excuses about…
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Tumi To You Tumi, Etc

A hard, tough, Italian-style New York deterrent to nefarious types trying to rummage in your bags? It’s either Tony Soprano in a silk suit at baggage claim or one of these bad boys. Capisce?
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Amongst White Clouds at Hong Kong’s W Hotel

Anna Bastiaenen gets her feet wet on the roof tops of a monsoon soaked Hong Kong. Luckily, she has a nice roof over her head to compensate.   You catch a glimpse of it on the ascent, as you pass by the Barker Road, where China’s richest spar for the swanky condos: the famous Hong Kong…
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Upper Crust – Dualit’s £1k Toaster

Comfortable in the knowledge that there are literally scores of punters who’d fork out £1,000 for a device that heats up bread, Dualit has added this 24-carat gold-plated toaster to its collection. The virtually unbreakable device combines a gold-plated retro design with four slots that can produce up to 130 slices in an hour. Which…
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Bremont and Chivas Collaborate On the ‘Chivalry’ Watch

This year’s Chivas ‘Made for Gentlemen’ collaboration is with the (usually) aviation-themed watch company Bremont. It’s a good fit in more ways than one: Bremont, like Chivas, was founded by two brothers, both passionate about craftsmanship and investing in the details that matter. After a visit to the Strathisla distillery where they met Chivas Master Blender…
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How to Disappear from Big Brother…

Fortunately we’re not talking about anything related to Saul Goodman and Associates. LUSSO has met up with Frank M. Ahearn, bestselling author of How To Disappear From Big Brother. He’s not a criminal lawyer from Albuquerque with a highly stylised office in a cheap strip mall (or a direct phone link to Ed, who can make ‘the necessary arrangements’); Frank…
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