More stories about Luxury

  • back to the bauhaus box

    Given the country's dire economic state, many pundits are predicting a shift from the conspicuous consumption of luxury products to more humble displays.

  • Interest in Upscale Kitchens and Baths Fading

    As the recession continues and the housing market declines further, homeowner demand for high-end products and fixtures for kitchens and baths is declining as concerns over affordability and resale value mount, according to a recent survey by The American Institute of Architects (AIA). The...

  • interest in upscale kitchens and baths fading

  • a showcase of products for high-end homes

  • machines for really living

    a typical custom home has many purely functional pieces that become high art in the hands of deft designers (think Valli&Valli or Louis Poulsen Lighting).

  • double vision

    First-time developer John Bertsch saw potential in a canyonside lot in San Diego's posh Mission Hills neighborhood, and he detected a hunger for progressive design in the local housing market.