Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

Iconic luxury hotel to debut extensive transformation this fall 2020 Photos Courtesy of Four Seasons Hotel Iconic luxury will be reimagined as Four Seasons Hotel Chicago announces a Hotel-wide transformation. Just steps from the Magnificent Mile and Michigan Avenue shopping district, the 347-room Hotel celebrated its 30-year anniversary last year with the commencement of this multi-million-dollar renovation. Re-emerging this fall as a vibrant hub of culture, style and energy, the Hotel will offer guests a taste

Tips on Reducing the Hyperpigmentation of Melasma

Blame it on the hormones? Well, maybe. “In some cases,” notes Jennifer Wong, a certified registered physician’s assistant specializing in dermatology with Advanced Dermatology PC, “the dark skin patches called ‘melasma’ occur at the same time a woman experiences hormonal changes. But we’re still learning about the nature of the connection.” In this country, as many as six million people a year – ninety percent of them women – experience darkened patches of facial skin, usually

Five Iron Golf Continues to Pioneer Urban Golf Experiences

Photos Courtesy of Five Iron Golf Five Iron Golf, a brand that prides itself on pushing the boundaries of traditional golf by simultaneously exceeding the needs of core golfers, entertainment enthusiasts, and everyone in between, is coming to Las Vegas, Pittsburgh, and Washington, D.C. Five Iron Golf Las Vegas, located at 3215 South Rancho Drive, is set to launch this January in the newly opened AREA15, an immersive art, event, and entertainment complex just off the

A Festive Fall Treat

This ultimate fall dessert is filled with caramel sauce, topped with a fluffy cream cheese frosting and drizzled with even more caramel sauce. Family and friends can enjoy every morsel of this moist, autumn-themed cake. Pumpkin Caramel Spice Cake Nonstick cooking spray 1 box spice cake mix 1 can (15 ounces) pumpkin 1 cup water 1/2 cup canola oil 3 eggs 1 1/2 cups caramel sauce, divided 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese 2 tablespoons milk

Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek Reveals Extensive Reimagination

Photo Courtesy of Rosewood Hotels Timed to its 40th anniversary, the iconic Dallas hotel introduces newly renovated rooms, a redesigned lobby and locally inspired programming, including a partnership with artisanal cowboy boot company Miron Crosby Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, the inaugural property of the ultra-luxury Rosewood Hotels & Resorts collection, today unveils newly refurbished guestrooms and suites, an inviting lobby and inspired guest experiences as the latest elements of the property’s extensive, multi-year reinvention. Redefining

Rolls-Royce Cullinan, A Desert Adventure Awaits

Photos Courtesy of Rolls Royce Motor Cars Luxury conveyance is no longer confined to an urban environment. As Rolls-Royce clients the world-over seek to conquer the most challenging terrains and enjoy life’s most enriching experiences, they wish to pursue this unbounded access in ultimate luxury.  Enter Rolls-Royce Cullinan, taking the marque’s patrons to the edge of adventure in uncompromised luxury.   Cullinan is Rolls-Royce as it’s never been seen before. Effortless, everywhere, Cullinan takes the world

Condo Prices Climb

5.4% in August Lagging 11.9% Growth for Single-Family Homes Remote work, the desire for privacy and record-low mortgage rates make single family homes more desirable during the coronavirus pandemic. But condos could make a comeback if single-family home prices continue to surge. Condo sale prices in the U.S. increased 5.4% year over year to a median of $266,000 in August, trailing growth in single-family home prices, which surged 11.9% to $343,000, according to a new report

Fall Glam

There is something about boots that seem to never go out of style no matter what time of the year it is. They make great fashion statements and can make any look go from casual to classy. So, whether you are looking to rock a nice pair of boots on a girl’s night out or run errands in the city, there is a boot that will best suit anything that you wear. This fall get ready

St. George’s Mansions Penthouse

Sino Land Company Limited is delighted to announce that a penthouse at St. George’s Mansions, the ultra-luxurious residential development jointly developed by Sino Land and CLP Group in the legendary Kadoorie Hill, has been sold by tender Photos Courtesy of Sino Land Company Limited The penthouse of Flat A, 23/F Tower 1, with a saleable area of 3,330 sq ft and a 2,933-square-foot roof, has been sold at HK$238 million (HK$71,471 per sq ft). The penthouse,

Ross + Kramer Gallery

Ross + Kramer Gallery will open its’ doors at 515 West 27th Street in New York at the former space of the famed nightclub, Bungalow 8 Photos Courtesy of Ross + Kramer Gallery Ross + Kramer Gallery, the fine art gallery with predominately blue-chip artwork, is moving from its Upper East Side location this coming Fall to Chelsea where the historic nightclub Bungalow 8 lived. While admittance to the club has been referenced in pop culture

Letter From the Editor

Dear reader,

Welcome to our October issue of High Rise Life magazine. When it comes to innovative design, it’s all about pushing boundaries and reimagining what we thought was possible. 

On our cover, we take a closer look at innovative design as we explore St. George’s Mansions, the ultra-luxurious residential development jointly developed by Sino Land and CLP Group.

Elsewhere in this issue, we celebrate the brands, designers and innovative ideas that are changing the landscape in a post-pandemic world. 

We hope you find this month’s reads interesting and engaging, and that they offer you challenging new ideas and perspectives.

Cheers!

Selcen Kavruklar

Editor-in-chief 

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