The life of the ruling class was comfortable and even luxurious from early times.
They entered the elegant, newly decorated, and luxurious dining room.
Choking down fear, she climbed inside and sat down in the luxurious leather seat.
Undulating hills, easily accessible from all sides, are covered with a luxurious growth of vines..
The round tub was luxurious, and her thoughts turned a different direction.
She sank into the luxurious seat, enjoying the smooth ride and the smell of leather.
He was a man of extravagant and luxurious tastes, and, although he greatly improved the city of Dresden, he cannot be called a good ruler.
Albemarle county was then in the frontier wilderness of the Blue Ridge, and was very different, socially, from the lowland counties where 'a few broad-acred families dominated an open-handed, somewhat luxurious and assertive aristocracy.
horses played its costly and luxurious part in the ordered and almost religious pageant of the kings existence.
There may have been an individual quality in her luxurious profligacy, but then her predecessors had not had the Roman lords of the world for wooers.
Vessels for culinary, table, and luxurious uses show an infinite variety of form and purpose.
It is the luxurious and dissipated who set the fashions which the herd so diligently follow.
Many a man is harassed to death to pay the rent of a larger and more luxurious box who would not have frozen to death in such a box as this.
The Latin hexameter, which in Ennius and Lucretius was the organ of the more dignified and majestic emotions, became in his hands the most perfect measure in which the softer and more luxurious sentiment of nature has been expressed.
A war with the Dutch broke out, and there were strong suspicions that The first Charles applied money voted for the fleet to the maintenance of a vicious and luxurious court.
In the age succeeding the Mahommedan conquest the exilarch was noted for the stately retinue that accompanied him, the luxurious banquets given at his abode, and the courtly etiquette that prevailed there.
By his luxurious habits and his lavish expenditure on public buildings he piled up a great accumulation of debt, which was partly discharged by the estates of the land in return for important concessions.
Here are the summer palace of the governor-general, many fine Moorish and French villas and luxurious hotels, all surrounded by beautiful gardens.
While posing as the messiah of the poor, Lassalle was a man of decidedly fashionable and luxurious habits.
88), who describes him as "of sleepless vigilance in critical emergencies, far-seeing and knowing how to act, but in his relaxation from business more luxurious and effeminate than a woman."
He emerged from the shadow world in a luxurious penthouse suite in Paris overlooking the Arc de Triomphe.
After washing and dressing, Prince Andrew came into the diplomat's luxurious study and sat down to the dinner prepared for him.
On or near the west side of the gardens are most of the large and luxurious hotels which the city contains for the accommodation of Europeans.
This permission opening the door to luxurious living, the council of Aix, A.D.
When the Romans became masters of the world, many of their upper classes, both before the close of the republic and under the empire, from a love of Greek manners and literature or from indolent and effeminate habits, resorted to Neapolis, either for the education and the cultivation of gymnastic exercises or for the enjoyment of music and of a soft and luxurious climate.
A similar plot and rebellion took place in the province of Pernambuco, where the inhabitants of the important commercial city of Recife (Pernambuco) were jealous of Rio and the sacrifices they were compelled to make for the support of the luxurious court there.
Her vision cleared to reveal she now stood in a luxurious living room with several people in front of her displaying varying levels of alarm on their faces.
Moreover, the land was purified when it became divorced from the practices of a luxurious court and lost many of its worst inhabitants.
About this time he was appointed to a canonry in Utrecht and to another in Aix-la-Chapelle, and the life of the brilliant young scholar was rapidly becoming luxurious, secular and selfish, when a great spiritual change passed over him which resulted in a final renunciation of every worldly enjoyment.
Women were packed even in the luxurious bathrooms with their sitting areas decorated with couches and a gilded fountain.
On one of his luxurious entertainments he is said to have spent upwards of X2000.
He was fitted for an embassy or judgeship, but was too mild, supine and luxurious for the tasks thrust upon him by his brother.
It is divided into two parts by a small headland once the site of the villa of the empress Eugenie, between which and the main promontory are the two casinos, the principal baths and many luxurious villas and fine hotels.
He took no leading part in the war against the English, his energies being largely occupied with the satisfaction of his artistic and luxurious tastes.
Of foreigners, the Asiatics bore the greatest value, as most amenable to command, and most versed in the arts of luxurious refinement.
Even his devotion to work, which excites our admiration, in the centre of a luxurious court, was to a great extent unprofitable, for it was mainly given to theological controversies which neither he nor any one else could settle.
The Stoics discovered that their "perfect man" was not to be found in the luxurious, often morbid society of the Graeco-Roman world; that something more than dialectic ethics was needed to reawaken a sense of responsibility.
Women, inflamed by his words, gave up their jewels and luxurious apparel, and young men married courtesans in the hope of reclaiming them.
In the decorative arts the Nuremberg handicraftsman attained great perfection in ministering to the luxurious tastes of the burghers, and a large proportion of the old German furniture, silver-plate, stoves and the like, which are now admired in industrial museums, was made in Nuremberg workshops.
Art industries, particularly those which appeal to the luxurious taste of the inhabitants in fitting their houses, such as wall-papers and furniture, and those which are included in the equipment of ocean-going steamers, have of late years made rapid strides and are among the best productions of this character of any German city.
104) as of luxurious habits, wearing gold ornaments (the district is still auriferous) and having wives in common.
To the older and more luxurious lyrics, as reprinted in 1842, Tennyson did not spare the curbing and pruning hand, and in some cases went too far in restraining the wanton spirit of beauty in its youthful impulse.
The finances were squandered in gratifying the king's unbridled prodigality, and the treasury was drained by his luxurious habits, by the innumerable gifts and pensions he distributed among his mistresses and courtiers, by his war expenses and by his magnificent buildings.
Many examples survive, some of them large and luxurious country-houses, some mere farms, constructed usually on one of the two patterns described in the account of Silchester above.
Avoiding the fashionable and luxurious gymnasia, he devoted himself to military studies, hunting and border forays.
A large part of every year he passed in those abodes, which must have seemed magnificent and luxurious indeed, when compared with the dens in which he had generally been lodged.
p. 656) attributes its bad reputation to the attempt of the inhabitants of the country to find some excuse for the demoralization caused by their own luxurious and effeminate habits of life.
It was a very richly decorated object of coloured threads interwoven with gold, worn outside the luxurious mantle or robe; it was kept in place by a girdle, and by shoulder-pieces (?), to which were attached brooches of onyx (fastened to the robe) and golden rings from which hung the "breastplate" (or rather pouch) containing the sacred lots, Urim and Thummim.
Emboldened by his success he denounced various Roman Catholics, married an Irish lady, and having become very popular lived in luxurious fashion.
By his vast expenditure, ascribable not only to his wars in Italy, his incessant embassies, and the necessity of defending himself in the Comtat Venaissin against the incursions of the adventurous Raymond of Turenne, but also to his luxurious tastes and princely habits, as well as by his persistent refusal to refer the question of the schism to a council, he incurred general reproach.
Easy-going, luxurious, worldly-minded, Paul was not in full sympathy with the prevailing influences about him.
Though Erasmus led a very hard-working and far from luxurious life, and had no extravagant habits, yet he could not live upon little.
the self-regarding actions of men) which alone, by means of inventions and the circulation of capital in connexion with luxurious living, stimulate society into action and progress.
He restored to the royal domain the lands that had been usurped by the great nobles and by the church; he maintained at Paris a luxurious, though, from the example he himself set, a disorderly court; he was a patron of the arts, and delighted in the exquisite craftsmanship of his treasurer, the goldsmith St Eloi.
It has sometimes been supposed that Pascal, from 1651 or earlier to the famous accident of 1654, lived a dissipated, extravagant, worldly, luxurious (though admittedly not vicious) life with his friend the duc de Roannez and others.
Both have a soft, satiny hand and a luxurious sheen.
Whether you want a snack with a cocktail or to sit down to a luxurious meal, the retaaurant's options are always delicious and often entertaining.
At the beginning of the elevation of the Rocky Mountains there is a luxurious growth of herbaceous plants, including a number of rare umbellifers.
He was luxurious and indolent, entrusting the command of his armies to others whose successes he appropriated, cruel and superstitious, but a magnificent patron of art and literature.
Licentious and luxurious in his manners, cultured and catholic in his tastes, he united in his person the most diverse qualities.
An extremely luxurious (Dutch) motor yacht has just arrived.
Joachim's luxurious habits, his partiality for adventurers, and his delight in building, led him to incur such a heavy expenditure that of ter pledging many of his lands and rights he was compelled in 1540 to appeal for help to the estates.
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Long hair can be luxurious and lovely, but many women are stumped when looking for style ideas, and that's where a gallery of very long hair pictures is an ideal resource.
Glass ornaments add a luxurious touch to any tree.
Ground floor is a buzzy brasserie, upstairs a luxurious deep black leather-clad restaurant of modern British cooking.
luxurious surroundings of The Shakespeare Hotel.
These luxurious 70% cotton tights feel so soft and silky you can't wait to get them on.
Those who enjoy traveling with all the comforts of home are likely to find the luxurious line of Prevost coaches to be quite appealing.
Cruises provide you with so many luxurious and fun filled activities, your trip is sure to be romantic, relaxing and adventurous.
Solinus speaks of the luxurious pastures, but the natives he terms an inhospitable and warlike nation.
The rear wheel drive drivetrain would outlive the more advanced arrangement found in the more luxurious 1500.
You could get some top notch entertainment, receive or buy something beautiful or luxurious, buy some new duds.
A beautifully light and luxurious duvet, with all the warmth you need.
Product: Tetrad ' Toledo ' ' Toledo ' is a stunning combination of fine hide and a luxurious soft fabric.
four-poster canopy beds, luxurious Egyptian linen and red-brick fireplaces.
Our luxurious range of traditional baby gift baskets & personalized gifts will bring a smile to any child's face.
A luxurious haven for those wishing to enjoy the best that the capital has to offer.
Beautifully restored, this luxurious hideaway combines period charm with modern day comfort.
Mayfair and Park Lane are home to some of London's most expensive and luxurious hotels.
These have been constructed from warm, mellow stone and offer the latest in luxurious interior design and specification.
Jacquard bed linen is layered with a luxurious Lola silk quilt with stitch and pompom detail.
A luxurious blend of soft wool and strong natural jute, the 7cm deep rugs are backed in stable pure cotton.
The luxurious soft silk of this cami is trimmed with delicate lace.
Produces a luxurious lather of scented bubbles, which can be licked off.
Then they leave for the studio in the producer's luxurious limousine.
The luxurious neoprene lining even ensures your feet keep warm in winter.
liquorices, fudge and salty licorice are present too - warming, silky and a long luxurious finish.
Upmarket safaris offer overnight stays in luxurious game lodges and luxury tented camps.
A luxurious perfume including notes of wild strawberry, violet leaves, and ruby red grapefruit.
This can be very attractive when financial burdens take their toll - a reasonably priced gift set still offers consumers the opportunity to give a luxurious present without going over their desired budget.
It's also fragrances - heady, luxurious, decadent scents are easily applied to specific seasons.
The luxurious paper is rich in texture and design.
If you've ever dreamed of wearing a luxurious designer dress but can't afford to shell out thousands of dollars, Rent The Runway (RTR) offers a simple solution - rent it!
When angora is involved, they can also be some of the most luxurious feeling things you can wear.
Grandoe: Specializing in luxurious gloves with special additions, like genuine fur and cashmere, this company offers several Thinsulate-lined styles, too.
Instead, look for luxurious satin, silk and lace, which all make a dressy impact and look fabulous with a pair of tailored wool pants and sexy heels.
From luxurious wool and cashmere blends to the most touchable silks, these scarves feel as delightful as they look.
Sure, short sleeves are most appropriate for warm weather, but if you come across a style that is chunky and blended with rich wool, you could throw it on over a long sleeve top or turtleneck in the fall for a luxurious look.
Luxurious fabrics like satin, chiffon, tulle, or silk add a subtle sheen to any Christmas outfit and are traditional choices for evening wear.
Like most designers of that time, she used luxurious fabrics like crepe, velvet, chiffon, and knits to create her gowns, and embellished them with lace, rhinestones, sequins, and other adornments.
Constructed of luxurious, often languid materials, brightened by vivacious jewel tones and embellished with dramatic details, these sets are the very definition of sophisticated.
From form-fitting tuxedo jackets in luxurious silks and satins to delicately embroidered black pencil skirts and even a few bowties, there were plenty of nods to his closet during Fashion Week.
Braun Series 3 are mid-range electric shavers providing a stylish and luxurious shaving experience.
While many of these candles can provide the appearance of flames without real fire, Glade flameless candles also offer a gentle burst of aroma for a luxurious scented candle option.
Each candle comes in a luxurious silver glass with a unique gift box featuring exclusive artwork and vibrant colors.
Yankee Candle prices range from $1 for tarts or votives to more than $20 for the largest jar candles, and knowing how to find the best discounts can help you enjoy these luxurious candles even if you don't have a luxurious budget.
Furthermore, blue candles come in a wide range of subtle and delicious scents, adding luxurious aromas to your air as well as color to your home.
Scented candles add warm, luxurious aromas to any atmosphere, whether it is for a party, a holiday, or just to refresh your home.
A luxurious Christmas gift to receive in a stocking would be an item from the Christmas Dolls section.
These luxurious suits will transform anyone into the jolly ol' St. Nick in a matter of minutes.
More likely to be quaint than luxurious, bed and breakfasts are designed to be your home away from home for the weekend.
They transform a regular bath into a luxurious experience.
The idea is that it is something of value or luxurious, and it also has the person's initials - making it just that little bit more personal.
Rent a luxurious car, maybe one with a convertible top, and plan a route that has beautiful views.
No matter what your final choice of a romantic honeymoon destination, so long as you can set an indulgent, luxurious pace in a setting that brings you closer as a couple, it will be a romantic getaway.
Secret surprises such as a box of chocolates, delivered flowers, satin sheets, or other luxurious treats can make the first few days of matrimony memorable without breaking the bank.
Hawaii's mild climate and stunning beauty make it a favorite honeymoon destination, and many all-inclusive resorts are available to take the worry and planning out of a luxurious vacation.
While it is strikingly similar to diamonds, it does have differences that may make it an even more luxurious choice for an engagement ring.
Black diamonds are rare and luxurious gems that are only just beginning to draw more notice in the jewelry industry.
Pearls are sought-after gems, with their smooth contours and luxurious sheen, and black pearl engagement rings may be the rarest variety of all.
Black pearl rings are an elegant, sophisticated combination of sultry sparkle and luxurious sheen that can make a unique engagement ring.
Quality imitations are virtually indistinguishable from real pearls, and choosing an artificial option can make these elegant, luxurious gems available for anyone.
Available in a range of luxurious hues and color overtones, these smooth gems make startling engagement rings that highlight the rarity of the couple's love with the rarity of a superb gem.
While 18k gold may be luxurious and elegant, 14k gold is less expensive and easier to find with very little visual difference to the untrained eye.
Bridal Set Engagement Rings: Multiple stones can create a luxurious setting of accents surrounding a smaller center stone.
Filigree Ring: Woven, etched, and carved designs all coordinate for luxurious filigree patterns along the shanks of Beaudry rings.
Scott Kay's bridal line includes a stunning array of luxurious engagement ring designs.
This may mean buying a bulk lot of raw gems to obtain a single luxurious stone or haggling for exclusive rights to review newly acquired stones before other buyers.
They scout for quality stones and bring them to the attention of craftsman who can fashion stunning cut gems and luxurious pieces of jewelry.
With a centuries-long tradition of designing royal jewelry and maintaining the precious British Crown Jewels, Garrard Jewellers is an exquisite choice for couples with a taste for superior gems and luxurious designs.
Invisible set engagement rings are the ultimate luxurious engagement ring design that maximizes the brilliance of its diamonds.
The romance of an elegant cathedral with its arched gables and luxurious curves is captured in every basic cathedral setting, where the band of the ring splits, forming an upper and lower segment with the distinctive arch between them.
Pave settings are dramatic and luxurious options for engagement ring settings, and looking at different pave setting engagement ring pictures can help brides-to-be decide which pave design best suits their style preferences.
The result is a diamond block with a uniform crystal structure that can then be cut, polished, and shaped into a luxurious jewelry stone or otherwise manipulated for industrial use.
Togetherness: An appropriate gift is something the couple can share together, whether it is a practical item or a luxurious indulgence.
Popping the question during a luxurious limousine ride, gourmet meal, or other elegant occasion.
Limousine Rental: Opting to rent a limousine for the lunch hour is a luxurious way to pop the question.
Black pearl and diamond rings are an elegant, sophisticated combination of sultry sparkle and luxurious sheen that can be a unique engagement ring, a lovely anniversary ring, or just a stunning part of a jewelry collection.
Eternity Bands: An eternity ring is a complete circle of diamonds that surrounds the finger and makes a luxurious and beautiful anniversary ring.
Other brilliant gems from the park have been mounted in luxurious jewelry, presented as gifts to governors and presidents, and have become display pieces around the state to exhibit the unusual geology of Arkansas.
With the scalloped setting, they are still able to have a beautiful, luxurious ring that highlights that single gem.
Because many engagement ring designs are increasingly elaborate, similarly elaborate pave set platinum wedding bands are beautifully coordinated and luxurious pieces to compliment that initial style.
Couples can indulge in the luxury of multi-stone wedding bands without the risks of pave styles by choosing channel settings or other more durable designs that are just as luxurious and eye-catching.
Pave set platinum wedding bands are sophisticated and luxurious whether they are worn alone or paired with a coordinating engagement ring.
For a grand occasion choose our luxurious White linen damask tablecloth with damask napkins.
Whether you want it quiet, luxurious, kinky or just very, very debauched, sheÃ¢s got every idea covered.
Luxurious pink leather luggage and cashmere wraps take you straight to Marrakech and are set to become this summer's travel essentials.
Hembury Court (self catering accommodation for those who want something more luxurious) Upcott Farm, Broadhembury, Honiton, Devon.
Leo would appreciate Libra's effort in making everything look luxurious.
luxurious villas across the whole of Tuscany.
luxurious neoprene lining even ensures your feet keep warm in winter.
luxurious furnishings, captured in a small boutique environment.
luxurious hotels for the ultimate European city break.
Made from 100% silk, these are the most wonderfully luxurious knickers.
Combine your Eurostar journey with some truly luxurious hotels for the ultimate European city break.
House: Patio That sounds rather luxurious doesn't it?
The flavors mingle up, rounding and filling, making the soup feel really quite luxurious in your mouth.
PSV has been tamed just enough to allow for the presence of 22 discreet and simple, yet luxurious cottages.
However, after trekking, it will seem luxurious, and we are sure you will appreciate the rustic style.
We offer luxurious, fully heated double bedrooms with lake views, all ensuite with high quality bathrooms.
Huge, convertible Sun Island provides luxurious tanning space for two. # Helm Station Dash with full instrumentation.
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Try a deluxe manicure, a luxurious facial or a relaxing massage.
mingle up, rounding and filling, making the soup feel really quite luxurious in your mouth.
luxurious, elegant nightwear, all hand dyed and made to measure here in the UK - a real treat.
I had seen a photo of three large men wrapped in luxurious towels, smoking pipes in extremely opulent surroundings.
pampering so the more luxurious end of the market is not totally neglected.
Luxurious, shiny black fur replaced with mint green polyester pantsuit.
polished chrome, or the luxurious matte gold finish.
By late summer the river is filled with a luxurious growth of arrowhead, yellow waterlily, shining pondweed and starwort.
Book a session for exclusive access to the luxurious spa pool or chill out in the steamroom.
For a more luxurious feel, the micro quilted option offers more fillings and a smooth, quilted surface.
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Like the Saab, the Lexus is a large and luxurious saloon with generous equipment levels.
He is now chipping at stone in a chain-gang -- or, more likely, relaxing in a luxurious prison sauna.
Fully lined in plush, luxurious sheepskin and cuffed with woven braid.
Then there are various treatments which have been pre-booked in its luxurious spa.
Anyway, picture a small room, roughly decorated in white, not squalid, but certainly not luxurious, .
A classic look for autumn - these are the most luxurious lace net stockings on the site.
High quality pig suede - soft and luxurious to touch.
St Anne's Room The St Anne's Room is a luxurious air-conditioned executive function suite.
Belinda and Cody Phipps appear to be a typical American couple: teenage sweethearts now married with children and a luxurious home.
Taking inspiration from flowers and plants, Annie Garnett produced some beautiful hand embroidered textiles, as well as experimenting to produce luxurious threads.
travertine tiles to create a luxurious relaxing feel.
From value-for-money farmhouses to luxurious villas across the whole of Tuscany.
white featherlight and luxurious white goose feather and down duvet is perfect whatever the weather.
Chic is a gorgeous and luxurious version of the extremely popular eyelash yarns which are perfect for scarves and hats, ponchos and shrugs.
Though he treated his subject in relation to himself with more levity and irony than real feeling, yet by his sparkling wit and fancy he created a literature of sentiment and adventure adapted to amuse the idle and luxurious society of which the elder Julia was the centre.
The charm of Italian scenes still remained the same, but the fresh and inspiring feeling of nature gave place to the mere sensuous gratification derived from the luxurious and artificial beauty of the country villa.
The hotel combines a luxurious feel with a relaxed ambiance, a beautifully finished hotel with all the amenities.
There were many blue ribbon eels, octopus, cuttlefish, loads of nudibranchs luxurious diving in calm, warm water !
Although this does n't look over luxurious, as far as sidewinder trawlers went this was about as good as it got.
I require knowledge to compliment the luxurious sensory overload as I sip from a strong cup of Earl Gray.
St Anne 's Room The St Anne 's Room is a luxurious air-conditioned executive function suite.
These luxurious 70% cotton tights feel so soft and silky you ca n't wait to get them on.
The quality is carried through to the natural stone travertine tiles to create a luxurious relaxing feel.
This soft, light and luxurious white goose feather and down duvet is perfect whatever the weather.
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For instance, if you are looking for the best towel to dry your hair after shampooing it, you want a lighter weight towel than if you need to dry off after a luxurious bath or shower.
It is the most expensive option, but it has the most luxurious feel.
Pure silver flatware is becoming increasingly rare, while gold-plated sets or those with gold accents are typically reserved for more luxurious settings than everyday use.
Lenox offers designer flatware in a range of luxurious patterns suitable for everyday dining or entertaining.
Treating yourself to a facial is a wonderful, luxurious and beneficial indulgence-you'll restore luster to your face, minimize the size of pores and slightly tighten some areas that sag.
The canvas sides aren't always ideal in rainy weather, but it's still more luxurious than a tent.
Their heads look small in comparison to their body size, and their coats are very luxurious to the touch.
The Lectro™ Kitty Perch offers your feline a luxurious window view.
The Casita 73 Cat Tree Condo is a luxurious piece of cat furniture and may be the perfect gift for your pet.
Probably the most popular type is the long, soft, flowing fur that gives the Himalayan a luxurious look.
Combine equal parts Godiva Liqueur with vodka for an extra rich and luxurious martini.
Do you live in a hot climate where a light breathable fabric is best, or is a heavy, luxurious fabric better for you?
These are the most luxurious versions but they can have a few drawbacks.
Down - While soft and luxurious, down has to be constantly fluffed to get its shape back after anyone has sat in it.
Sectionals for formal living rooms often have luxurious fabrics and no extra amenities.
Lawn chair webbing used to be very easy to find in home improvement stores and garden centers, however as trends in outdoor furniture shift towards more luxurious types of patio furniture, webbing is getting harder to find.
Trends in outdoor furniture have shifted to more luxurious styles and materials, but there's still something fun and nostalgic about these great pieces of outdoor furniture.
Lawn chair webbing used to be very easy to find in home improvement stores and garden centers, but as trends in patio furniture shift towards more luxurious types of materials, webbing is getting harder to find.
There are plain and standard versions that are free of frills, then there are executive versions that are much more luxurious.
Both of these formal, luxurious dining tables feature maple, olive ash burl and walnut veneers over hardwood solids.
Furniture Outlet World offers luxurious leather furniture made of top quality grained leather.
Big Blo 1 Armchair - This luxurious option proves that inflatable furniture can look and feel high-end.
You can create a comfortable and luxurious living arrangement inside or outside your tent.
No matter where you use it, inflatable furniture offers a fun, stylish, and sometimes even luxurious alternative to traditional pieces.
For example, a casual slipcover can cover your sofa on most days, but when guests arrive it can be removed to showcase a luxurious designer fabric.
George Boldt, who had amassed a fortune by the turn of the (20th) century investing in and developing property, such as Philadelphia's Bellevue Hotel, was the proprietor of New York's luxurious Waldorf-Astoria Hotel.
Tuscan fabrics seen on upholstery, bedding, and window treatments include texture-rich linens, lush damasks or brocades, and luxurious velvets or silks.
Silk is an extremely fine fiber that is woven into soft and luxurious fabric.
Neutral colors and simple, luxurious bathroom decorations are a hallmark of this style.
A classic bathroom often uses dark wood and heavy textures to create a luxurious space.
Instead, opulence is created through the use of luxurious materials, such as marble and granite.
There are infinite choices in bedding, from 600 thread count luxurious sheets to budget bedding in colorful prints.
Pillows and mattress - Choose the best bedding you can afford to give yourself a luxurious retreat.
Marble. Offset an earthy, terracotta wall or floor in your bathroom, with a luxurious marble sink.
Southwest themed spas can be luxurious or have a rustic décor.
Obviously it should compliment the existing décor, but it's also a great opportunity to add an unexpected or luxurious touch.
For a more adult effect, design a game room with textured wall paper, luxurious rugs and cozy seating options such as an upholstered banquet or bench seating along the wall.
Many consumers prefer cotton braided rugs for ease of cleaning, but you can also purchase braided rugs made out of chenille cotton fibers for a truly luxurious look.
Try using dark colors, wild patterns, and luxurious textures.
One approach is to use rich materials such as dark woods and leather to create a luxurious look or to incorporate red velvet to mimic an old theater.
The silk is often pure and hand-knotted for a luxurious pile.
However, crescent shower curtain rods are much more than just practical because they add a unique, luxurious look to the bathroom.
The floor - If you're blessed with lots of bathroom floor space, install a wicker basket with luxurious personal care items near the tub.
Luxury Bath Melts - Bath melts contain moisturizers and essential oils, and melt exquisitely in hot water for a luxurious bath.
Owned by the renowned Estee Lauder Company, Prescriptives specializes in luxurious makeup, skincare and fragrances.
This juicy rose fragrance is held in a lengthy, deep purple bottle with a luxurious velvet rose wrapped around it.
Bobbi Brown's eye shadows are some of the most luxurious, affordable and wearable cosmetics available on the makeup market today!
Next, it's time to focus on the lashes (grab an eyelash curler to make them look long and luxurious).
Femme Fatale is a luxurious, long-wearing gloss rich in shea butter and argan oil to moisturize and keep your lips shimmering with color.
The extra large luxurious wipes are super-saturated with special MAC eye makeup cleanser infused with protective vitamin E.
If you’re a fan of luxurious makeup brand Estee Lauder, the best time to stock up on your favorite staples is when the Estee Lauder gift with purchase promotion is running.
Working with a self-assured model helps you capture luxurious images of the female body.
When it is raw, organic and eco, you will be rewarded with the best possible luxurious food, products, health and more.
Aspen, Vail and Beaver Creek are Colorado's most luxurious resorts.
The hair style category itself is filled with various do's, both up and elegant, and down and luxurious, that you may want to try out for the big night.
Use the right type of fabrics, like chiffon or velvet, to really make your dress look luxurious.
Beautiful estates and historic sites offer luxurious places to wed with a rich history.
If money is no object, then your options are practically limitless when it comes to luxurious destination wedding venues.
Truffles can be enrobed in white chocolate - a smooth buttercream with no actual cocoa - sweet milk chocolate, or more luxurious dark chocolate, and couples can choose from dozens of popular flavors for a gourmet treat.
Fabric: The fabric of a Christmas dress should be warm, luxurious, and elegant.
Wraps: A fur cape or shorter shrug wrap is a luxurious touch to add to a winter wedding dress with the bonus of adding warmth as well.
Christmas wedding gowns are luxurious and elegant, adding extra sparkle and beauty to a very special holiday and a very special day.
Small outdoor weddings offer couples a venue with natural beauty that can be as desired or look as luxurious for less money than a wedding held at an indoor venue.
From light, playful shades to rich, luxurious hues, there is a rainbow of colors perfect for any September wedding.
Buying a discontinued comforter set is a great way to have a luxurious look without the expense because of the amazing savings you can find.
These kinds of additional touches will increase the cost of your comfort set, but will give your bedroom a luxurious and expense look.
Remember, the higher the thread count, typically the more luxurious the sheets are.
Don't be afraid of texture-Because animal prints can be found in a variety of materials, textures can be rich and luxurious, or satiny and sleek.
Fashionable luxurious bedding is very stylish and looks great in upscale bedrooms, but there are a few things to keep in mind when purchasing it.
Investing in stylish and luxurious bedding will make your bedroom a designer haven you'll look forward to retreating to each and every night.
When having your curtain monogrammed, the most popular choice is a simple white curtain made of luxurious fabric.
The overall type, color, and quality will determine the price of the luxurious curtains.
Accentuate the curtains with towels and other bathroom pieces that blend in color and harmonize into one luxurious room.
Goose down comforters are luxurious and will keep you warm on cold winter nights.
There are more expensive towels available for those who prefer a luxurious addition to their bathing ritual, but in general a bath towel is quite reasonable in price.
Combined with its luxurious feel, it's no wonder Egyptian cotton is such a force among its fellow fabrics.
At once plush and absorbent, Supima cotton bath towels are luxurious additions to any linen closet.
Eddie Bauer: It seems almost unbelievable that a company renowned for its outerwear would offer something so luxurious for use inside the home.
Although selections change regularly, you might come across a great deal on a luxurious towel set.
Satin bed linens add a luxurious look and feel to your bedroom decor.
Satin is a luxurious fabric that looks beautiful and it can even be beneficial to your health.
Not only are towels a basic necessity that everyone can use, they are also available in many luxurious, gift-worthy styles.
The newlyweds stayed at the luxurious Royal Estate, part of the St. Regis Hotels and Resorts.
Some celebrities love to flaunt their homes and luxurious lifestyles, with their gorgeous rooms featured in magazines and on television.
The celebrity has had his share of problems, including well-publicized problems with drugs, alcohol, depression, and bulimia.His colorful and luxurious lifestyle has also led to much publicity.
However, now children can get in on the act with his Little Marc line, which also features comfortable and luxurious clothes for the younger set.
If you are looking for a luxurious pair of socks, then visit the Gold Toe website where you will not be disappointed.
In addition, manufacturers sometimes include more luxurious fabrics to give socks a softer texture.
At Hiccups Children's Boutique, you can get very fine smocked dresses, including many perfect for baby's first Christmas, in either warm and practical fabrics like corduroy or luxurious fabrics like velvet.
Few events stir up a woman's emotions like the opportunity to buy a frilly christening gown or a luxurious red velvet first Christmas dress.
There's nothing more luxurious than not having to leave your house to shop!
Older ships typically have smaller staterooms, though each vessel offers spacious and breathtaking public areas that make the ship even more open and luxurious.
Amenities vary by ship, of course, with the larger, more recent vessels sporting the highest number of luxurious extras.
More luxurious lines such as Holland America Cruise Line, Cunard Cruise Line, and Seabourn Cruises offer sedate experiences in a relaxed cruising atmosphere with superior service.
Oceania Cruises operates with a distinctly casual, relaxed atmosphere, though passengers in higher level suites are truly pampered with more luxurious facilities and attentive butler service.
With luxurious and unusual ports, southern voyages offer passengers a tropical vacation without the crowds that accompany more popular routes.
Smaller ships are more intimate but still offer luxurious trappings for a spectacular cruise, while the largest ships have dozens of amenities, activities, and features to explore.
It is no surprise that every cruise ship offers luxurious features and amenities.
When most people think of Palm Springs, they imagine resorts and luxurious living, but Palm Springs cruises rarely cross their mind, and for good reason.
For some travelers, the idea of games by the pool, gourmet dining, and luxurious pampering is just plain boring.
Luxury Yachts: These are the ultimate in indulgence, often featuring gourmet cuisine, detailed artwork, and onboard massages, whirlpools, and other luxurious treats.
It is possible to charter a yacht for an intimate and luxurious celebration, or to reserve a Hawaiian dinner cruise for the ceremony or the reception.
Maui is the epitome of a luxurious tropical destination and the perfect place for couples to say their I do's.
Once on board, each cruise line varies in terms of what additional charges may apply during the vacation, but guests still typically pay for some of the more luxurious amenities and shore excursions during their seafaring getaway.
The tour which is scheduled from August 14-21 and promises a good time for all with a large selection of activities, delicious cuisine, luxurious amenities to pamper yourself, and a Christian atmosphere to refresh a nourish yourself.
Hearing the Gaithers and other gospel artists sing as you sail on a cruise ship -- what could be more luxurious?
When most travelers think of a cruise, they think of a luxurious vacation that takes months to plan and will be the highlight of their rare vacation time.
Built in Glasgow, Scotland in 1953, this well maintained ship offers an elegant glimpse into the luxurious past of cruising while offering modern amenities.
Regal Empress is the ideal cruise ship for those searching for a short cruise to the Bahamas and those who have never yet experienced the majesty of vacationing on a luxurious cruise ship.
Balcony: Balcony cabins are slightly larger, more luxurious cabins, and many of the larger Carnival cruise ships offer several hundred balcony cabins due to their popularity with passengers.
Suites: These multi-room cabins are the largest and most luxurious.
They frequently feature balconies, multiple bedrooms, more luxurious furnishings, and larger sitting areas.
Linens were luxurious and comfortable, making relaxing in the cabin a sumptuous treat.
What's more, the activities take place onboard some of the most luxurious vessels in the world.
Image gathering your best girlfriends for non-stop spiritual and personal bonding onboard some of the most luxurious cruise ships in the world.
Ships: Very few ships offer voyages along the Mississippi River, and those that do are smaller and less luxurious than modern megaliners.
The Island Spirit: The recently restored vessel carries 32 passengers in 16 luxurious staterooms along the stunning Alaskan coastline.
Since there are no ports of call, you have the luxury of exploring the luxurious vessels at your own pace.
Whether you are looking to cruise in a luxurious suite or you prefer a simple inside stateroom, you are guaranteed living space that's accessorized with fun Disney details and practical amenities.
A cruise to nowhere caters to travelers, who want to escape from the chaos of everyday life, and enjoy being pampered on a luxurious oceanliner.
Carnival Cruise Line offers a variety of cruises from ultra luxurious to simple and inexpensive.
You receive the benefits, activities and luxurious amenities of a cruise without the added expense of traveling to an exotic destination.
Imagine indulging in one to three days of gorgeous blue skies, tranquil seas and luxurious pampering.
These luxurious cruises can range from paddle boat trips on the Mississippi River to upscale sailings on the Hudson River.
Be Pampered: River cruises can be just as luxurious as an ocean cruise.
Cunard Cruise Line used to hold the title of the world's largest vacation cruise ship with its luxurious, 151,410-ton Queen Mary II.
This gorgeous cruise ship continues to offer one of the world's most luxurious cruise experiences.
Luxurious cruise ships ply the Nile River, offering itineraries that include Cairo, the Sphinx and the Pyramids, or extensions to Abu Simbel.
Star Goddess is another five-star deluxe ship in the Sonesta line that offers four decks, premium services and luxurious accommodations.
Discover paramount service and luxurious details aboard these five-star cruise ships.
Be one of the first to travel on the luxurious Norwegian Epic.
Cunard Cruise Lines: The luxurious Queen Mary sails roundtrip from New York in November and December to ports in the Caribbean.
The majestic scenery serves as the backdrop to equally spectacular onboard amenities, such as gourmet meals, luxurious spas and opulent staterooms.
It's not often that you can score a spontaneous getaway complete with luxurious accommodations, world-class entertainment, and plenty of fun activities at sea.
A 15 day Hawaii cruise offers travelers a unique opportunity to explore the raw beauty of the Hawaiian Islands while enjoying luxurious accommodations onboard a major ocean liner.
For those looking for a more luxurious sunset cruise, Star of Honolulu has a reputation for being the best sunset cruise in Hawaii.
If you thought river cruises are less glamorous or less luxurious than ocean or Mediterranean cruises, think again.
Massage parlors, beauty salons and other luxurious spa offerings.
Other last minute cruise deals include upgrades from standard staterooms to luxurious suites or balcony cabins.
Steamboat cruises down the Mississippi are rich in culture, history, life, and learning, but they probably won't be the most luxurious cruises you're used to sailing on ocaenliners.
Some vessels are shabby while others are luxurious and offer upscale features, such as private butlers, large suites and elegant reception areas.
If you are looking for a luxurious escape from Old Man Winter and the hectic holiday rush, then consider splurging on a 26-night Seabourn Sojourn cruise.
The Rotterdam VI debuted in 1997 and was one of the most luxurious cruise ships at the time.
In addition to extravagant menus, elegant dining facilities, and luxurious cabins, Uniworld offers unique entertainment and activities, including guided shore excursions.
You will have to dig deep to enjoy the luxurious splendors offered on these fancy voyages.
Days are spent cruising the river and touring a number of historical sites, while nights are spent at luxurious waterfront hotels.
You can look for cruise line reviews and find out which river cruises earn high marks within the gay community for their extravagant shows, luxurious rooms and exquisite dining options.
Barge Company: This company claims to be, "the friendliest company for booking your barge cruise vacation on our luxurious floating hotels."
Nile honeymoon boat cruises in Egypt feature awe-inspiring landscapes, luxurious amenities and a host of couples-only activities.
Nubian Nile Cruises offer a sweet honeymoon sail on the Nile in luxurious 233-foot-long, 43-foot-wide all-suite vessels.
The sailings feature a host of onboard activities, luxurious accommodations, gourmet food and excellent customer service.
One of the most luxurious of cruise lines in the world is Cunard.
The Carnival Freedom ship offers numerous activities, spacious staterooms and luxurious restaurants.
You'll find it's much easier to train your pet to rest on it's own luxurious accommodations instead of in the forbidden zones of your house.
A dog bed is not very luxurious if it leaves your dog down in a draft.
Pets that suffer from joint pain will find orthopedic dog beds are by far the most luxurious.
From shimmering rhinestones and Swarovski crystals to Rococo swirled ribbon and luxurious leather, fancy dog collars are must have accessories for pampered pooches of all kinds.
Available in a wide assortment of the most luxurious colors, OPI's line of dog-friendly nail polishes are marketed and sold under the name OPI Pawlish.
Several websites sell beds for larger dogs that range from Spartan to luxurious.
More luxurious options include memory foam beds and heated beds for short-haired dogs or dogs in colder climates.
Obtaining clearance wood flooring can be an easy way to obtain a luxurious floor without the premium price.
With an exotic flair and an elegant, luxurious design, the Mandala offers six lines.
Personal and fun, these rings can be a luxurious or inexpensive gift, depending upon the details of the piece - and initial rings can be completely personalized as they come in all 24 letters of the alphabet; A to Z.
Faux pearl clip on or stud earrings: Faux pearls look luxurious without breaking the bank.
Mixing pure gold with copper, nickel and zinc creates luxurious white gold.
If you want to buy something a little more luxurious, then you may want to consider a locket that has a diamond or birthstone in the center.
For instance, ultra luxurious fabrics (Super 200's and up) can be very delicate and may not be ideal for busy professionals.
For example, the aforementioned Members Only jacket makes a great gift for the avid '80s aficionado, while a classic smoking jacket might please the dapper gentleman with a taste for luxurious garments.
This material is soft and flowing and adds a luxurious element to any man's wardrobe.
This suit looks and feel luxurious and will look great with a turtlneck or tee.
What else could be more luxurious than a pair of silk pajamas?
They are soft and luxurious and are machine washable.
Intimo makes luxurious sleepwear for men, including silk pajamas.
Men's flannel pajamas are versatile, taking you from chilly fall nights to cold winter ones in the luxurious comfort of cotton.
The VIP Silk Herringbone Camp Shirt is made from luxurious silk.
You can choose from 100 percent cotton pajamas or go for a more luxurious feel with a blend, like cotton/silk.
Polo shirts can be anything from basic to luxurious, inexpensive to a splurge.
A lambswool sweater, when well-made, is one of the softest, most luxurious and yet stylish items a man can wear.
The latter is taking the fashion back to the days of underwear, but with a luxurious lounging appeal with matching boxers.
Organic body butters are a luxurious way to heal and moisturize dry skin without exposing it to harmful chemicals.
These yarns are soft and luxurious, although not labeled organic.
You can expect to pay around $10.00 per ball of yarn for this high quality, luxurious fiber.
If you want someone to feel pampered and spoiled, there is nothing more luxurious than organic soap and bath products.
Soy has a luxurious feel and appearance, comparable to cashmere.
You can look for other ingredients which will provide additional health benefits such as omega 3 fatty acids to ensure a luxurious coat.
Organic grooming products for your pet can keep his coat healthier and more luxurious as well as guard against cancers and other illnesses stemming from toxins and harsh chemicals associated with grooming products.
They can be very elegant and feel luxurious against freshly bathed and lotioned skin.
Plus size silk kimonos are a fun, luxurious and practical addition to your lingerie wardrobe.
It will give you luxurious enjoyment for many years to come.
If you want to feel luxurious, you can always buy a plus size silk robe in cheery red or deep green in keeping with the holiday spirit.
However, whatever type of luxurious sleepwear you desire, you're sure to find a style that you'll like.
Top your comfy nightgown off with a silk robe for a luxurious feel.
Sateen is a lustrous textile, which gives this style a buttery hand and soft, luxurious sheen.
The luxurious satin charmeuse fabric looks as sumptuous as it feels, and the ruffled neckline adds an air of sophistication.
The reason exotic lingerie looks so playful and pretty is because it is typically fabricated from luxurious fabrics and embellished with lace, beads and dainty bows.
Luxurious sleek satin, delicate lace and luscious leather are just a few of the exquisite, sensual materials used in evening bustiers.