Edition 39: The Luxury Briefing

This week in luxury features rare experiences. You can now invest in prime Wimbledon seats or cruise in the same yacht that has hosted A-lister like Frank Sinatra.
McLaren Senna Lego hypercar

McLaren Senna Lego hypercar

The toy brick manufacturer has successfully built a McLaren 208mph Senna hypercar replica using 467 854 Lego pieces. The full-size car took 42 Lego professionals 2 725 hours to complete. The replica weighs over 1 700 kg, making it heavier than the production vehicle.


Invest in Wimbledon seats

Yesterday, Wimbledon Centre Court opened up the opportunity for tennis fans to purchase debenture tickets for the 2021 to 2025 seasons. The total price is just over $104 246 per debenture and only 2 520 debenture tickets are available.


A Guinness World Records-worthy watch

Last week at Baselworld, Coronet Jewelry unveiled a watch made from 15 858 diamonds totalling 50.01 carats and valued at $500 000. The wearable art made with a combination of white and champagne coloured diamonds made it into the Guinness World Records in a ceremony during the fair.


Luxury briefing Christina O
Image courtesy of Valef Yachts

Cruise like an A-lister

You can now cruise in the same yacht that has hosted Frank Sinatra, Winston Churchill, and Marilyn Monroe. The amenities aboard Christina O include the famous swimming pool which converts to a dance floor, a large jacuzzi and extensive sunbathing decks. Valef Yachts is offering the public an opportunity to experience the refurbishment vessel previously owned by Aristotle Onassis and one of the only mega yachts capable of accommodating up to 36 guests in 17 staterooms for $90 000 per day.

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