Luxury

Seo Ye-ji gives us wardrobe envy in It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

Move over, Killing Eve’s Villanelle: Seo Ye-ji’s outfits in the smash-hit K-drama series are making headlines for their glamorous, show-stopping appeal

3 Aug 2020 - 8:00AM
Celebrities who married in recycled wedding dresses (or promised to next time)

Good style never goes out of date and these fluent fashionistas make the case for reviving pieces again and again – even on your wedding day

2 Aug 2020 - 1:00PM
How many homes do Kanye West and Kim Kardashian own, and worth how much?

Forget being president, Yeezy’s earlier plan was to become a property mogul – as this multimillion-dollar real-estate portfolio proves

2 Aug 2020 - 6:00AM
How to spot a fake vintage whisky? Try an artificial tongue

A 1926 Macallan sold for a record US$1.87 million at auction – but now technology is revealing rare expensive malts may not be so old after all

1 Aug 2020 - 3:00PM
Is Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston’s former Beverly Hills estate cursed? Slashed in price to US$44.5 million, and still unsold after a year...Did Angelina ever visit? Brad and Jen’s former home is for sale

The former LA home of Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt has been on the market for over a year: why is no one buying the US$44.5 million home?

1 Aug 2020 - 3:00AM
Which of these 11 self-made moguls became a billionaire fastest?

Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Warren Buffett or Mark Zuckerberg? How long it took the world’s richest self-made moguls to earn more money than you can imagine – revealed

31 Jul 2020 - 11:00AM
STYLE Edit: Why Gucci’s 70s-inspired trainer collection is perfect for lockdown

The Italian maison’s retro interior-inspired trainer collection lets you literally blend in with the furniture – and Gucci Mane, Iggy Pop and Sienna Miller are on board

31 Jul 2020 - 2:32PM
RIP Kansai Yamamoto: celebrating David Bowie’s design hero, the ‘Kaleidoscope King’

Loved by celebrities and fashion houses like Gucci and Louis Vuitton, Kansai’s vibrant and colourful designs brought Japanese pop culture to the world

31 Jul 2020 - 11:09AM
5 things about Teresita Sy-Coson, the Philippines’ richest woman

The daughter of the late Henry Sy Sr and the eldest of the ‘Sy-blings’ has worked hard to be judged on her own merits and become the richest woman in the country

31 Jul 2020 - 6:00AM
Do royals really slum it flying in economy class?

You must pack black just in case and no stepping down the steps in sweatpants – the dos and don’ts of right royal air travel

31 Jul 2020 - 10:35AM
STYLE Edit: Van Cleef & Arpels pays tribute to 50s fashion icons

How Alfred Hitchcock, Jacqueline Kennedy and Egypt’s Princess Faiza inspired the storied French maison’s latest high jewellery masterpieces

30 Jul 2020 - 10:35AM
What is brand-breaking blogger Mr Bags’s favourite bag of all time?

His monthly ‘Mr. Bags’ Bag Ranking’ can make or break the biggest luxury brands in China, but what is tastemaker Liang Tao’s all-time favourite female accessory?

29 Jul 2020 - 6:00PM
Opinion | Digital Paris Couture Week: more democracy, far less drama

Fashion weeks usually see media, celebrities and influencers battle for the best seats – but this year’s live-streamed show left the drama to the collections

29 Jul 2020 - 3:14PM
Before Mukesh: How Dhirubhai Ambani founded Asia’s richest family business

All eyes might be on Mukesh and his US$77 billion fortune, but it was his father Dhirubhai that paved the way to success – here’s the Ambani patriarch's greatest quotes and life lessons

29 Jul 2020 - 12:59PM
US$36 million tea cup? 14 crazy ways billionaires have splashed cash

From whale foreskin seat covers to writing your name half a mile high so it can be read from space, these are some of the most eccentric ways billionaires have frittered away their fortunes

29 Jul 2020 - 6:02PM
Why does PAL’s billionaire CEO Lucio Tan still use an old Nokia phone?

Life wasn’t easy for the Chinese-Filipino mogul who mopped floors to send himself to school and worked his way to the top

29 Jul 2020 - 6:00AM
Jaime Xie, not Jamie – the tech billionaire heir turned fashion instaguru

From an equestrian upbringing to her current status as international fashion instaguru, at 22 she is the chic embodiment of young Asian glamour

28 Jul 2020 - 3:45PM
Opinion | How Gucci’s MX Project hails Gen Z with gender-fluid, sustainable fashion

First it banned fur and put men in lipstick – now Gucci’s new genderless collection leads the way forward by disrupting norms and embracing change

28 Jul 2020 - 1:01PM
The billionaire who rescued a baby from a trash can – meet Hans Sy

And why is the Chinese-Filipino son of Henry Sy Sr nicknamed ‘Superman’?

28 Jul 2020 - 2:14PM