Elite Traveler Sept/Oct 2017


31 Object of desire

Place your bets with a hand-crafted poker set

33 Watches

The watchmakers showing watches with independent time zones

36 Men’s style

Travel in style with the perfect leather tote


38 Women’s style

Statement reds that stand out from the crowd

41 Jewelry

Geometric shapes contrast beautifully with rainbow jewels

44 Motoring

We get behind the wheel of the new 2018 Maserati GranTurismo Convertible

46 Yachts

Get a taste of the action at the America’s Cup

47 Aviation

Airbus Corporate Jets and Pagani Automobili’s new cabin design

48 Technology

The Döttling Gyrowinder is the only way to wind your watch

50 Design

We celebrate 160 years of Moser Crystal


54 Chris Burch

The businessman and entrepreneur on what success means to him

56 Roberta Naas

The extensive lengths available to ensure ethically-sourced jewels

58 Olivier Krug

On protecting his family’s legacy

60 Jean-Christophe Babin

The CEO of Bulgari on heading up one of the world’s foremost luxury brands


64 Top 50 Watches

From technologically magnificent to artistically wondrous, these are the top watches of this year

86 Top Yachts

Whether you’re in the market for a new yacht, or planning your next on-water vacation, our selection of the best vessels is sure to excite

96 Fashion

The streets of London host the wild fabrics in our fall fashion shoot


106 Top Suites: Los Angeles

Our selection of the very best suites in the City of Angels

114 Destination Guides

We’ve crisscrossed the globe to bring you our essential tips for visiting St Petersburg, Aspen, Las Vegas, Monaco and Hong Kong

128 The Hot List

From new Grand Suites on the Venice Simplon- Orient-Express to the sky-high-rollers at the Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas

132 Property Highlights

Iconic diamonds and the architect Frank Lloyd Wright are inspirations behind this issue’s picks

136 Flight of Fancy

A pop-up volcano adventure in Hawaii