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Laura Munder’s jewelry offers a glimpse of her life and loves.
A complicated watch movement—its intricate mechanisms engaged in the rhythmic tracking of time—is beautiful to behold.
Tim Blixseth stares down from a rocky ledge to a picture-perfect fairway as he describes how he built this course in the hills near Palm S
When Nike designed its first line of golf clubs—drivers, irons, and wedges—it did so with Tiger Woods in mind.
On a single visit to Copia: The American Center for Wine, Food & the Arts in Napa, Calif., it’s possible to sip a cool glass of Viogni
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Digital cameras are about the size of a wallet and are just as easy to operate.
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Upon your arrival, the glory of Venice strikes you. It is present in the architecture of the palaces, churches, and squares.
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