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Napoleon’s Famous Two-pointed Hat Sold for €1,9 Million at Auction

Napoleon’s Famous Two-pointed Hat Sold for €1,9 Million at Auction

Napoleon’s famous two-pointed hat sold for €1,9 million ($2,38 million) at auction in Fontainebleau, near Paris. Anonymous South Korean bidder paid this huge amount for the black felted beaver fur “bicorne”, which Napoleon Bonaparte wore during Battle of Marengo in 1800. Auctioneers Osenet had originally put a reserve price on the headwear of just under […]

Impossible – Electric Bike You Have Never Seen

Impossible - Electric Bike You Have Never Seen

Bicycles are usually bulky and heavy, especially when it comes to electric versions. That’s why the company “Impossible Technology” made a prototype of folding two wheelers that can be packed into a backpack and weighs only five kilograms (11 pounds), and can carry up to 85 kilograms (180 pounds). The secret of flexibility of this […]

Samsung Gold UHD TV Set at Charity Auction

Samsung to auction gold UHDTV for charity

Samsung gold painted 78-inch curved UHD TV will go under the hammer on November 20 as part of the Christie’s Hong Kong autumn auction. This one-of-king TV has been gold-lacquer painted using the Ottchil (Korean lacquer painting technique that dates back to the Neolithic Era), by celebrated artist Sung Yong Hong. The theme is called […]

Bugatti Opened First Lifestyle Boutique Store in London

Bugatti Opened First Lifestyle Boutique Store in London

The Brompton Road in London’s exclusive Knightsbridge district hosts Bugatti’s very first lifestyle boutique store. Renowned sportscar maker plans to build up to 30 exclusive stores worldwide over the next five years. “The Blue of London” themed boutique is aimed for Bugatti owners and fans, and includes the two current Fall/Winter 2014 Bugatti lines; the […]

Vik Muniz for Perrier-Jouet Belle Epoque Rose Limited Edition

Vik Muniz for Perrier-Jouet Belle Epoque Rose Limited Edition

As its latest limited edition, champagne house Perrier-Jouet, specifically its master Herve Dechamps chose vintage 2005 Cuvee Belle Epoque Rose. And what is even more exciting, as we found out this excellent brand of champagne has hired acclaimed Brazilian visual artist Vik Muniz to design a new bottle for this version of champagne. What Muniz […]

Hasselblad 500c Camera Which Captured First Images of Earth Sold for $275,000

Hasselblad 500c Camera Which Captured First Images of Earth Sold for $275,000

The camera Hasselblad 500c, which used to capture the first recognizable snapshot of the Earth from space, was sold at auction for $ 275,000, the Boston auction house, RR auction confirmed. Astronaut Wally Schirra accidentally chose Hasselblad with Zeiss lens in photo supply shop in Houston in 1962, and he used it on missions Mercury-Atlas […]