For this edition, it was self-made man and passionate entrepreneur Laurent de Gourcuff who did us the honour of opening the doors to his country residence near Paris. Founder of Noctis, now Paris Society, and a key player in receptions, dining and events in Paris, the tireless quadragenarian embodies French art de vivre and has set out to reinvent the hospitality sector.
This new issue also reveals the most glamorous player in high watchmaking and jewellery with the Bréguet and Harry Winston brands, both of which are shining examples of innovation and tradition. There’s also something for fans of interior design and the arts, with a tour of the exclusive Rinck studio and an inside look at the most sumptuous décors created for residential projects like luxury hotels. Lastly, gifted classical violinist Renaud Capuçon shares his idea of luxury.
When it comes to real estate, BARNES is continuing its global expansion with a presentation of its finest properties in over 60 destinations in France and internationally.