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The 7 Sexiest Seductresses Of All Time

YourTango | Kristen Droesch | Posted 01.27.2014 | Home

The 7 Sexiest Seductresses Of All Time By Kristen Droesch The ladies who turned the world upside down. Over the course of thousands of year...

Jewels From 'The Greatest Love Story Of The 20th Century' Sell For $1 Million

Reuters | Posted 02.12.2014 | Home

LONDON, Dec 12 (Reuters) - Jewellery and precious items owned by the late British King Edward VIII and his American wife Wallis Simpson sold for mor...

The Hotel Bristol in Vienna Is One the Best Hotels in the World: LuxEcoLiving's Pic for Resplendent Repurposed

LuxEco Living | Posted 11.27.2013 | Home
LuxEco Living

Have you ever dreamed of going to Vienna? I went to Austria to discover my roots. Like the taste of the dark, rich, chocolate in Sacher Torte, I fell in love with the place, people, horses and its history.

Death by Dior: A Book Review

Alison Winfield Burns | Posted 07.20.2013 | Home
Alison Winfield Burns

There is no death by Dior if we talk about art, there is only life by Dior. And in this book that so remorselessly brings to light long-ago misdeeds, there is something of a reminder how great art outlasts the residue of pain.

31-Year-Old Cake To Fetch Thousands

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.12.2012 | Money

The auctioning next month of a piece of wedding cake from Princess Diana and Prince Charles's 1981 wedding immediately brings to mind the dessert disa...

A Look Back: Wallis Simpson's Pleated Dress

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 10.11.2012 | Home

"A Look Back" is a daily column that highlights a moment from fashion's fabulous past. Today's pick is of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, during a...

The 'Pawn Stars' Appraise A Signed Copy Of Edward VIII's Memoirs

Posted 04.08.2012 | Home

The love story between Edward, Prince of Wales and Wallis Simpson was one of the most memorable of the 20th century. As heir to the British throne he ...

Madonna's W.E. Reignites a Love Affair With Heritage Luxury Brands

Malcolm Harris | Posted 12.05.2011 | Home
Malcolm Harris

Who knows anything in this crazy world of fashion these days? But thanks to the Material Girl there is one thing: the world is about to get a lot more elegant, sophisticated and -- very, very romantic.

Hollywood's New Royal Wave of Films

Yvonne Yorke | Posted 07.05.2011 | Home
Yvonne Yorke

Helen Mirren did it. So has Colin Firth. Now Madonna is hot for it. They, and the rest of Hollywood, know that a royal wave could very well lead to Oscar and box-office gold.

Want To Wear Wallis Simpson's Lingerie? Now You Can (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Wallis Simpson's lingerie, handbags, and luggage are being auctioned off in London on March 17, and we have the pictures. Perhaps the most famous di...

Culture Zohn Off the C(H)uff: David Seidler Protects and Defends The King's Speech

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Patricia Zohn

2011-02-11-SOLIFIRTH.jpgCharges of historical inaccuracy and anti-semitism bring out a fierce rebuttal from the Oscar-nominated screenwriter who conceived the film.

A Book About 'The King's Speech' Is An Eloquent Addition To The Film

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jesse Kornbluth

Of all the movies nominated for a "Best Picture" Academy Award, "The King's Speech" had the greatest novelty appeal for me --- I knew nothing of King ...

The King's Speech: A Mayor Koch Review

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ed Koch

Sure-to-be Oscar contender The King's Speech is a movie without any surprises, but excellent.

Dining Royally: The King's Speech

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Regina Weinreich

At "21" last Tuesday, it was a case of multiple events. Newt Gingrich graciously held the door for me as Joan Didion stood in the foyer of the legenda...