Mercedes-Benz announces an even more-luxurious iteration of their off-road G-Wagon SUV, handing it over to their Maybach department for treatments. The Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet features an electric convertible soft-top allowing the rear seat posse an uncanny experience, a stretched wheelbase of 22.7 inches to deliver fully-reclinable rear massage seats, a center partition glass for privacy, […]Read more "Mercedes-Maybach + G650 Landaulet"
Greubel Forsey introduces an extremely-limited timepiece made exclusively for the US market. The Double Tourbillon 30° Technique Sapphire is crafted from a single block of sapphire crystal to create a three-part, sandwich case including a bezel, middle part, and case-back for a complete 360-degree visual of the watch’s composition for the ultimate expression of being […]Read more "Greubel Forsey + 30° Technique Sapphire"
Clemson Univ doctoral student AD Carson is studying for a PhD in their Rhetorics, Communications, & Information Design [RCID] program, but instead of writing a dissertation, he is turning in a double-album with no features. Owning My Masters: The Rhetorics of Rhymes & Revolutions is a multimedia project featuring records produced and performed by him, […]Read more "AD Carson + Hip Hop Dissertation"
Maximilian Büsser & Friends introduces a new timepiece inspired by jellyfish. The HM7 “Aquapod” features a central flying tourbillon atop a 3D vertical architecture of the movement, enclosed in a spherical case with indications on symmetric rings, revealing twelve tentacles through the bottom of its sapphire crystal case. The watch is powered by an in-house […]Read more "MB&F + HM7 “Aquapod”"
A financial planner outlines the 10 money goals everyone should have for 2017 Some people do New Year’s resolutions. That’s great, but I think you need to revisit your goals on a more consistent basis. For me, that’s every 90 days. Other people don’t bother to set goals. They choose — unconsciously at least — […]Read more "Scout Business: Money Goals"
Dozens of people took the TED stage in 2016 to share their wisdom, wit, curiosity, and creativity, and TED’s curator, Chris Anderson, and other members of the team have compiled the best TED talks of 2016 for your edification. Here’s a few hand-picked nuggets that will help you handle 2017 with intelligence, inquisitiveness, and joy: INSIDE THE MIND OF A […]Read more "2016 Top TED Talks"
Mercedes-Benz unveils a new Maybach…. convertible. First in its class, the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet is described as the ultimate in open-air exclusivity, hoping a 6.0-liter, twin-turbo V12 pumping 621hp allowing it to sprint 0-62mph in just over 4secs, topping out at 155mph. The new 2-door features Swarovski headlamps, diamond quilting & embroidered bonnet, a soft-top-matching […]Read more "Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet"
Richard Mille presents its latest, limited-edition work of art at this year’s SIAR Fair in Mexico City. The RM 11-02 Automatic Flyback Chronograph Dual Time Zone Jet Black is powered by a skeletonize automatic winding movement and features a 60-min countdown timer, dual-time indicator, annual calendar, & 24-hour totalizer. Its case is made of NTPT […]Read more "Richard Mille + LE RM 11-02 “Jet Black”"
The Parachute Hotel is a one-of-a-kind accommodation designed in Venice Beach by international craftsmen, using high-quality materials from simple, luxurious sheet sets to towels and throws, which are also offered in their Parachute Home store. Its 2,200 sq ft penthouse offers a spacious master bedroom, open floor plan with kitchen, & an outdoor patio w/fireplace. […]Read more "Parachute Hotel"
BMW debuts a special-edition 7-series exclusive for Japan in a Pantone Color of the Year cousin of rose-gold at the Ritz-Carlton Osaka. The 750Li Rose Quartz Edition luxury sedan carries a deep pink exterior crafted by BMW Individual – the company’s customization department, while its interior is covered in Smoke White on its leather seats & […]Read more "BMW + 750Li Rose Quartz Ed."
Rolls-Royce presents its SS17 look book for its Dawn – Inspired by Fashion line. The luxury automobiles’ exterior carry a white base, accented with a trio of vibrant hues Cobalt Blue, Madarin, & Mugello Red, while its interior is Arctic White and Black with complementing trimmings. Its dashboard features aluminum particles taken through a 9-day […]Read more "Look Books: Rolls-Royce + Dawn SS17"
Omega introduces a new series of 1948 Seamaster divers’ timepieces. The Seamaster Planet Ocean “Deep Black” collection includes 4 pieces [Red, Blue, Sedna Gold, and Black] featuring the first time for Planet Oceans being crafted from a single block of ceramic. The watches are powered by the Omega Master Chronometer Calibre 8906 with a 60-hour power reserve, and […]Read more "Omega + Seamaster “Deep Black” Collection"
The NBA takes its first partnership with a luxury brand by collabing with LA label The Elder Statesman for a luxurious winter series exclusive to Barneys. The collection includes mens and womens silk t-shirts, cashmere crewneck sweaters, hoodies, premium scarves, beanies, and hats. Scout Life. $420 – 1600Read more "NBA + The Elder Statesman Premium Collection"
Killspencer introduces a collector’s edition baseball glove made with premium full-grain, uncorrected leather with black bullhide accents. The infielder’s glove has sheepskin interior lining and is hand-cut, machine-stitched, & hand-threaded. Monogram available up to 8 characters. Scout Life. 11 ¼” $1350Read more "Killspencer + Baseball Glove"
BMW collabs with Garage Italia Customs to create an illusive paint job for their electric vehicles i3 and i8. The CrossFade mixes iconic BMW colors into each other to create a gradient design, extended into the interior on its dash, door panels, & seats. Scout Life. 2017Read more "BMW + CrossFade"
Hublot commemorates the official timekeeper of the NY Giants Victor Cruz by creating two looks for its Classic Fusion Aerofusion chronograph. The watches come in titanium and gold versions, limited to 40 and 10 pieces, which makes it one of the rarest watches in the world. The King Gold carries a reddish-gold case attached by […]Read more "Hublot + Victor Cruz + Classic Fusion Collection"
Living the Scout Life is all about Formation. When family stands together, as one, nothing can stop or come between them. Congratulations to the newlyweds Garan & Salwa Dickson. Your celebration was hella dope and I was honored to be a part of it. #SalwaNGaranNiceWedding Special thanks to Essence Magazine. Special thanks to the Monte-Carlo Casino. Road Rules […]Read more "+Living The Scout Life"
Vacheron Constantin unveils a new minimalist chronograph featuring 324 moving parts. The Traditionnelle Chrono Perpetual Calendar is powered by an in-house 1142 QP caliber mechanical movement with a 48-hour power reserve, housed in a platinum case and features two important complications – a perpetual calendar accurate to 3/1/2100 and a column-wheel chronograph, displaying date, days, months, […]Read more "Vacheron Constantin + Traditional Chronograph"
theSkimm’s Guide to Getting Financially Fit The co-founders of the popular newsletter share personal finance tips. Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg are the co-founders of the daily email newsletter theSkimm. They have partnered with Chase to help you get financially fit. Here, in their own words, are some of their tips. Personal finance. Breatheeee. If […]Read more "Scout Business: Financially Fit"
Roger Dubuis Middle East introduces two timepieces just in time for the Gulf’s new holiday. Inspired by Greta Garbo, the Velvet by Massaro is a collab with the Paris-based custom shoemaker to bring excitement to ladies’ wrists while complementing their footwear. The timepiece is powered by a self-winding calibre RD821 with a 48-hour power reserve, […]Read more "Roger Dubuis + Middle East Celebration Collection"
Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick, and, most importantly, what makes them so successful and productive. “Whenever you see a successful person, you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them.” –Vaibhav Shah Kevin Kruse is […]Read more "Scout Business: Things Successful People Do"
German watch brand A. Lange & Söhne introduces a timepiece as spectacular as the Northern Lights. The Grand Lange 1 Moon Phase “Lumen” features a dial that can be charged with the light energy to uniformly glow in the dark for several hours, displaying the moon-phase and date. The watch is powered by a manually-wound calibre L095.4 […]Read more "A. Lange & Söhne + Moon Phase Lumen"
It’s no surprise that doctors and lawyers earn six figure salaries, but there are many other jobs that also pay $100k or more. To help you get a better sense of these jobs, we’re highlighting several six figure jobs that you may not be as familiar with. For many of these jobs, total pay is highly dependent on the base salary. […]Read more "Scout Business: 6-Figure Careers"
Richard Mille collabs with graffiti artist Cyril Kongo for a new tourbillon. The RM 68-01 Tourbillon Cyril Kongo is individually hand-painted across 5cm square space [some barely a few mm long] using micro-spray painting tools making each timepiece is a unique work of art. The street art is carefully placed as it needs enough for […]Read more "Richard Mille + Cyril Kongo + Graffiti Tourbillon"
Ulysse Nardin introduces its latest world-class chronograph with a greater technological simplicity. The Marine Chronograph Annual Calendar is powered by a UN-153 caliber self-winding movement with a 52-hour power reserve, featuring only 12 components, a fluted stainless steel bezel with a anti-reflective sapphire crystal front-case and an open sapphire crystal case-back attached with a leather strap & […]Read more "Ulysse Nardin + Marine Chronograph Annual Calendar"
Rolls-Royce introduces a collection of luxurious luggage to complement its luxurious, most-powerful automobile. The six-piece Wraith Luggage Collection includes two valises, three duffles, and one garment bag, each crafted at the brand’s Bespoke Design Studio. The pieces were designed after consulting head butlers from some of the world’s most illustrious hotels to better understand how […]Read more "Rolls-Royce + Wraith Luggage Collection"
Audi unveils a 3.6-feet longer wheelbase iteration of their already full-length sedan. The A8 L Extended features a 20.9 feet wheelbase, able to seat six adults in pure luxury and technology. Powered by a 3.0-liter supercharged TFSI V6 engine, the Quattro AWD carries 310hp allowing it to sprint 0-62mph in 7.1secs, while featuring brakes from the S8 on […]Read more "Audi + A8 L Extended"
Depending on who you ask, Kobe Bryant was basketball’s greatest hero or its greatest villain. As he walks off the court for the last time, opponents and fans tell him how they really feel. Kendrick Lamar heads west to The Forum in Inglewood, where Kobe first began his career in 1996, to speak on the legendary […]Read more "#MambaOut"