Latest News for: Brussels luxury


‘Slalom’ a vivid psychodrama for the #MeToo era

San Francisco Examiner 09 Apr 2021
Expect to feel a chill in the air and a chill up your spine when watching “Slalom,” a French drama opening Friday at the Roxie virtual cinema about a teenage skier and her abusive older male coach ... “Periods are beautiful ... REVIEW. Slalom ... Starring ... Initially, Sam welcomes the deal, which has landed him in a luxury hotel in Brussels.

Belgium suspends COVID-19 phase-out plan amid spike in cases 19 Mar 2021
BRUSSELS, March 19 (Xinhua) -- Belgium will pause its plan to relax coronavirus-related restrictive measures as the number of infections continues to rise, Prime Minister Alexander De Croo said on Friday ... Brussels Times reported ... in the Brussels-Capital Region, the newspaper said.

Fur the clout: Inside the pooch palaces of NYC’s top dog influencers

New York Post 18 Mar 2021
Act like a lady, think like a boss!” Sigrid Neilson’s luxury studio in Chelsea belongs to her Brussels griffon Sprout He has four beds and own little teepee ... Sprout, a 5-year-old Brussels griffon, is also breaking the ‘Gram, with 177,000 fans subscribed to his blue checkmark account @brussels.sprout.

Thought you'd seen the back of Brussels sprouts? Fortnum & Mason is mocked for selling ...

The Daily Mail 28 Jan 2021
Luxury food store Fortnum & Mason has been mocked for selling pickled Brussels sprouts ... 'Deliciously crunchy and oh-so-British, we're sure these glorious Pickled Brussels Sprouts will win over even the most ardent of sprout naysayers ... Food store Fortnum and Mason has been mocked for selling pickled Brussels sprouts.

Woman, 50, has a 6lb 'melon-sized' lipoma removed from her shoulder in a procedure Dr ...

The Daily Mail 28 Jan 2021
A woman has the 'melon-sized' lipoma from her shoulder removed in a procedure she describes as 'mission impossible' in Dr Pimple Popper ... 'My bump looks like a big melon,' she says ... Pictured, in the process of getting it removed ... Thought you'd seen the back of Brussels sprouts? Fortnum &... Lady Amelia Windsor designs new luxury Scottish knitwear...

Obituary: Valéry Giscard D'Estaing

BBC News 02 Dec 2020
Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, France's president from 1974 to 1981, has died at the age of 94. He died surrounded by his family at his estate in central France, the AFP news agency reported ... Long career in politics ... He is said to have asked for a luxury suite of rooms in a Brussels hotel for a year and for a handpicked private staff ... Top Stories.

LVMH snags $400 million discount on Tiffany deal after legal spat

The Citizens 29 Oct 2020
LVMH announced in September that it would abandon its planned acquisition of Tiffany, which was expected to be the biggest luxury goods deal in history. LVMH said that a trade fight between Brussels and Washington had forced it to scrap the agreement, but some analysts believed that the move was a bid to renegotiate the sale.

Delvaux: the luxury leather handbag brand that makes leather look like fabric

The National 18 Oct 2020
But then again, luxury leather house Delvaux has always sought to appeal specifically to an in-the-know clientele ... Other words that lend themselves well to this new climate of luxury purchases are ... Delvaux was founded in Brussels in 1829, making it the oldest luxury leather goods house in the world.

LVMH to win EU antitrust approval for Tiffany deal: sources

Metro USA 14 Oct 2020
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – French luxury goods group LVMH <LVMH.PA> is set to gain EU antitrust approval for its acquisition of U.S. jeweller Tiffany <TIF.N>, people familiar with the matter said ... 26, declined to comment ... A LVMH luxury group logo is seen prior to the announcement of their 2019 results in Paris. .

Volkswagen now has another electric SUV to take on Tesla

Henry Herald 20 Aug 2020
The ID.4 could help Volkswagen compete with Tesla, which already offers an electric SUV called the Model Y. Audi, Volkswagen's luxury brand, has been producing an electric SUV called the e-tron at a factory in Brussels, Belgium, since late 2018 ... .

These teardrop-shaped tents let you holiday in the trees

Time Out 17 Jul 2020
Designed by Rotterdam-based architect Dré Wapenaar, these half-tent, half-treehouse structures were originally built as an installation for an art festival just outside the Belgian city of Borgloon, an hour from Brussels.

John Dalby: His life, his work, and his home

Sedalia Democrat 15 Jul 2020
According to the 1882 History, Dalby’s father, Samuel Dalby, and mother, Elizabeth Brisenden Dalby, migrated to Edwards County, Illinois, in 1821 ... Hogue ... Porter ... Fifth St ... Furnishings included the “luxuries” needed by a well-to-do merchant, including Brussels carpets, lace curtains, oil paintings, a large library, and a Decker Brothers Upright Piano ... .

Matonge, an African home in Brussels

Yahoo Daily News 29 Jun 2020
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - While Belgians confront their colonial past in the wake of global protests ... Tucked away between the luxury stores of Brussels' upmarket Avenue Louise and the European Union institutions, Matonge long suffered from a reputation for crime, including drug dealing.

Bentley says Brexit priority is auto deal with Europe, not the U.S.

Canada Dot Com 04 Mar 2020
LONDONLuxury carmaker Bentley said that maintaining free trade with the European Union was its priority over a Brexit deal with the United States, saying less favorable terms could force it to do more of the work on its British-made cars abroad.