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Interiors

It's In The Mix

This year at the Salone del Mobile Milano, the newly minted and the enduring classic make an interesting collection for Meridiani

Fashion & Watches

The Hamilton Ventura Is Out Of This World

With its unique look, the Hamilton Ventura timepiece is the perfect fit for Men In Black’s alien-fighting agents

Fashion & Watches

New Kids On The Block

Revitalizing tried and tested timepiece ranges opens them up to a new following

Fashion & Watches

A Timepiece For The Top Guy

The new generation Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 36 looks set to retain its unofficial distinction as ‘the presidents’ watch’

Speedometer

On The Road With Dr. Francis Goh

To CEO and founder of Hehsed Consulting, Dr. Francis Goh, the idyll of Sentosa provides a welcome respite from the rigors of running a business

Speedometer

Man Of The Moment

To Cortina Watch Chief Operating Officer Mr. Jeremy Lim, pushing the envelope is what brings the watch industry into the future

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The Future Of Sound

From its beginnings as a record library to becoming one of Singapore’s leading distributors of high-end audiovisual equipment, Atlas continues…

Platform

Making A Splash

It’s all about fun and fabulosity with this selection of timepieces in the most brilliant, head-turning shades

Events

Feast For The Senses At Amber45

On 9 May, Portfolio Magazine, together with Amber45 by UOL, hosted an exclusive dinner at the Amber45 showflat at Dunman Road for a discerning group…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: June 2019

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Travel

Paradise Found

Fun under the sun and the quest for dolphins at the paradise destination also known as The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort

Fashion & Watches

Find Your Style at La Vallée Village – Paris and Enjoy Extraordinary…

La Vallée Village is an invitation to ‘live shopping differently’ by offering access to a host of major brands in a dedicated environment that…

Fashion & Watches

Dark Matter

Predominantly all black timepieces that boast beautiful design and powerful performance, which are sure to make a statement as soon as you strap…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: May 2019

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Travel

Grand Dame In A Small City

It’s been a long time coming and finally, the Kempinski brand has found the perfect home in Singapore. Here’s what visitors can expect

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Bugatti Chiron Roars Into Singapore

Bugatti has named a hypercar after one of its former champion race car drivers of the 1930s, Louis Chiron

Travel

Spain: Luxury At Its Best

It’s about time you think Spain when you think Luxury

Fashion & Watches

On Time & In Style

The TISSOT CHEMIN DE TOURELLES POWERMATIC 80 GMT helps modern urbanites stay on track wherever they may be

Speedometer

On the Road with Icemichelle Chen

For avid golfer, pageant winner and wellness entrepreneur Dato Icemichelle Chen, a joyride through nature is one of life’s luxuries

Slow Tourism

Slow Tourism

On the back of a growing interest in more mindful and authentic vacations, a village in China champions the travel movement, which encourages taking…

Slow Tourism

Luxe Life In Beijing

The biggest names in luxury hotels are courting travelers in Beijing, a global superpower and a city of contrasts

Food & Wine

A Supper Series Not To Be Missed

Four of Singapore's most talented chefs come together at this hip Gemmill Lane joint for a late night food extravaganza

Fashion & Watches

Face Time

Legible markings, logically arranged elements, and overall symmetry and balance are among the requirements for multi-function watch dials

Slow Tourism

Make Mine Manila

Next time you decide to visit Bohol or Benguet, spend a few days in Manila, where weekends are known to run from refined to rambunctious in matter…

Slow Tourism

Six New Travel Experiences To Try

Be where you haven’t been, and arm yourself with a thirst for new adventures

Perspectives On Luxury

Are We Ready For 'China Made' Luxury?

Tradition and pride in local culture supports China’s growing voice in the international luxury sector. For one watch manufacturer, this could…

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Set Sail With DBS Insignia and Ferretti Yachts

DBS Insignia Cardmembers were treated to a sneak peek of the Ferretti Yacht 920 ahead of this week's Singapore Yacht Show 2019

Fashion & Watches

Simply Spectacular

It’s easy to overdesign a watch, but there’s nothing quite like the beauty of a sleek and simple timepiece. Here are some fine examples

Fashion & Watches

An Ode To The Ocean

Breguet continues to create stunning timepieces inspired by its historical connection with the maritime world and at the same time, uses its platform…

Food & Wine

DBS Insignia and Diageo Host Exclusive Tasting of the Rarest…

DBS Insignia Cardmembers were treated to a Diageo Special Releases exclusive tasting at the Johnnie Walker House Private Suite

Food & Wine

What's Better Than Wagyu? Snow-Aged Wagyu

The highly-prized beef from Japan will be exclusively available at La Brasserie this month

Interiors

Meridiani 2019 Launch

Portfolio readers and friends came together to view the latest Meridiani furniture collection, as well as Tesla cars courtesy of Hong Seh Motors

Travel

Can Taiwan Design Catalyze Cultural Identity?

The tug of war between art and design, culture and commerce, seems to have found a form of resolution in Taiwan where designers mine their culture…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: April 2019

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

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Underwater Sports Car

Project Neptune: An ultra-exclusive, strictly limited-edition submarine that will redefine performance and luxury for a select few—in an entirely…

Travel

A New Way To Relax At Damai Spa

With the introduction of new credit and membership programmes at Damai Spa at Grand Hyatt Singapore, members can opt for more holistic wellness and…

Fashion & Watches

Timepieces That Leave A Lasting Impression

From limited edition pieces to new releases from the recently concluded SIHH, these timepieces have already made a deep impression on us – and…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: March 2019

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Fashion & Watches

Standouts From SIHH 2019

Some highlights among the highlights from the SIHH 2019

Q&A

Destination: Luxury

For Mr. Scot Toon, Managing Director for Asia of The Pavilions Hotels and Resorts, the secret to a truly luxurious travel experience is allowing…

Travel

SO Dependable

SO Sofitel Bangkok still remains a favorite among those who frequent the Thai capital - and with good reason

Fashion & Watches

Warming Up

A selection of timepieces that boast lovely warm hues, ranging from fiery red and dusty pink to rose gold and cool cognac

Speedometer

On the Road with Oon Jin Teik

Oon Jin Teik is a very busy man that when the rare occasion to join him for a ride came up, we didn’t have to think about it twice

Speedometer

Make Mine A Super Yacht

With a shifting preference for access over acquisition, and experiences over expense, is it time for the UHNWIs to consider a radically different…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: February 2019

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

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All Up Front

The new Lexus ES has a front wheel drive, a grip without rear differential, a new platform that allows for a new profile and dynamic outlook –…

Travel

The Joy Of Joali

Unforgettable experiences abound at Joali, a new design- and art-driven luxury resort in the Maldives that aims to excite the senses

Interiors

Sound In Technicolor

HAY’s smart use of color breathes new life to the Sonos One speaker, resulting in a gadget that looks and sounds superb

Food & Wine

8 Delicious Options For Chinese New Year

Unique yusheng, inventive desserts, takeaway options, and more

Q&A

The Cold Standard

Keeping a standard temperature in wine shipping, storage and delivery drives Taste of Tradition’s foremost advantages

Fashion & Watches

Bags To Differ

Her training at Alexander McQueen and Jimmy Choo gave designer Ms. Ming Ray the confidence and skill to become an in-demand designer favored by royalty…

Fashion & Watches

Mido's Double Duty Stunner

The Baroncelli Lady Day & Night is the modern woman’s ultimate timekeeping companion

Fashion & Watches

The Best Timepieces For CNY

Whether it’s a bold geometric beauty or a limited edition stunner, here’s a roundup of our top picks of timepieces for Chinese New Year

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Inspired By An Icon

Discover and be a part of Mido's new Rainflower collection, which was inspired by the ArtScience Museum in Singapore

Fashion & Watches

Ensuring The Legacy Lives On

In this special feature, we discover why The Prestigious Bespoke Tailors believes nurturing external talent for future management and ownership is…

Interiors

Making Sense Of The Millennial Market

Mr. Christophe Vielle, CEO & Co-Founder of GCP Hospitality, tells us why the millennial market is important for the future of the hospitality industry

Fashion & Watches

The Future Is Female

Mido’s 100th anniversary coincides with the launch of a range of women’s watches, signaling an exciting change in the brand’s focus

Fashion & Watches

New Attitude

Start 2019 with a bang – and by that we mean a statement-making timepiece on your wrist. Whether it’s a bold geometric beauty or a Chinese New…

Travel

Hidden Switzerland

To experience a very different side of Switzerland, embark on the Grand Train Tour of Switzerland with the Swiss Travel Pass

DBS Insignia

Glamour With A Conscience

With Chopard’s mission towards sustainable luxury in full swing, all that glitters is indeed (ethical) gold

Travel

Where To Stay Next: Waldorf Astoria Bangkok

The Waldorf Astoria Bangkok’s approach to luxury is quiet, subdued, and yet confident – just how we like it

Food & Wine

Indulgences: January 2019

The New Year calls for new dining experiences and these five restaurants ensure that 2019 is off to a good start

Fashion & Watches

Hamilton's Offerings For A Cool Yule

A selection of stylish timepieces from Hamilton to accompany you during the season's festive merrymaking

Profile

Reaping Rich Rewards

A family that bonds over their love for whisky, the Anwars have derived much joy from their Cask of Distinction

Interiors

Marquis HQO Works Its Magic On Watertown Condominium

An assortment of Italian furniture and bespoke pieces add character and vibrancy to this waterfront development in Punggol

Food & Wine

Festive Feasting At Home With Crystal Jade's Takeaway Offerings

Enjoy these festive CNY offerings from Crystal Jade in the comfort of your own home

Fashion & Watches

Technology For The Greater Good

What does the Omega Seamaster Professional Diver 300M and e-commerce site Onlybrown have in common? They both harness the power of technology to…

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The Backseat View

A meandering conversation with Mr. Jonathan Quek about life and living, on board the new Mercedes-Benz CLS

Food & Wine

10 Lavish Feasts To Consider For The Holidays

'Tis the season for merrymaking, so indulge in the finest holiday-themed dinners around Singapore. Here are the top 10 places to make reservations…

Interiors

Smeg's LINEA Range Ups Its Style Quotient

Smeg's LINEA range gets sleek and stylish for an elevated kitchen experience

Fashion & Watches

Objects Of Desire

As the year draws to a close, we shine the spotlight on Vacheron Constantin's most anticipated range for 2018, FIFTYSIX, as well as an additional…

Food & Wine

Privileged Access

In autumn, seven remarkable Scotch Whiskies hand-selected by a blending team will be released in limited quantities as part of Diageo’s 2018 Special…

Fashion & Watches

An Homage To Heritage

Tissot looks back on its storied past to draw inspiration for one of its modern classics - the Tissot Heritage Petite Seconde

Food & Wine

Festive Feasts At AccorHotels

Look forward to festive, and not to mention, delicious, offerings at various AccorHotels properties across Singapore

Fashion & Watches

A Lesson on Craftsmanship

In this special feature with The Prestigious Bespoke Tailors, we discover the importance of craftsmanship and how master tailor Mr. Thomas Wong has…

Food & Wine

The Flavors of Jiangnan Beckons

Fine Jiangnan cuisine, a selection of Sichuan classics, and an elegant new space await you at Crystal Jade Jiang Nan at VivoCity

Super Homes

House In Hong Kong

The House In Hong Kong was designed by Millimeter Interior Design Limited (Hong Kong)

Super Homes

Super Natural

Designed specifically to work with rather than against the terrain it was built on, this magnificent house in Janda Baik is in its element

Super Homes

Something Borrowed For Something New

The inspired touch in this contemporary home comes from a distant time and place

Fashion & Watches

Power Notes

Leading smartpens manufacturer Livescribe Inc. has launched Aegir, an all-new smartpens series that delivers the traditional benefits of pen and…

Super Homes

Stars Shining On

Louis Poulsen launches anniversary edition of iconic lighting designs by Poul Henningsen

Super Homes

Lianyuan Retreat

The Lianyuan Retreat home was designed by JYC Architect + DCD Associates (Taiwan)

Food & Wine

Best Food Forward

Discover what goes on behind the scenes with leading and new disruptors of today’s food tech industry

Super Homes

How How Living Project Lab

The How How Living Project Lab villa was designed by Inheressence Design Studio (Taiwan)

Super Homes

The Hidden House

Originally built to accommodate a British military officer and his family stationed in Singapore in the early 1920s, the building and its gardens…

Fashion & Watches

Good Enough For James Bond

A closer look at the Omega Seamaster Professional Diver 300M

Super Homes

Feast For The Senses

A closer look at the interiors of three new dining destinations in Singapore that offer more than just food and drinks – they satisfy the senses…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: November 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Travel

Design Out Of This World

Will this proposal for human habitation in Mars take off?

Profile

Journey Of Reinvention

The new Omega Seamaster Professional Diver 300M and Chef Woo Wai Leong prove the necessity of reinvention

Travel

New York, New York

Unique, surprising location for designer spaces that combines food and shopping is NYC’s most exciting development

Food & Wine

Indulgences: October 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Travel

When Tech Meets Travel

What the Tech?, a trend report by strategic branding and marketing agency CatchOn & Company Ltd, talks about the way technology is changing travel…

Travel

Croatia, Lijepa Li Si

I’m not normally inspired by quotes on water bottles, but this one in Croatia caught my eye, “Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled…

Fashion & Watches

Not Just For The Eyes

Clothes, make-up, and body modification are just starting points in the transformation to a virtual ‘artwork’. One has to cultivate the mind…

Fashion & Watches

Bridging The Gap Between Art & Fine Jewellery

“A designer copies, but a great designer inspires.” – Michael Koh, Founder and Designer, Caratell

Fashion & Watches

A Century Of Excellence

Mido celebrates 100 years and introduces the next generation of its well-loved Multifort range

Travel

A Different Luxurious Attitude

Sri Panwa re-defined Phuket's luxury resort scene when it opened 13 years ago and is doing it again with sister brand, Baba Beach Club

Events

Omega Seamaster Exhibit at ION Orchard

Open to the public from 4 to 14 October 2018