The Vivant’s Top 10: Prada’s Profits Jump 59.5 Percent and Johannesburg Morphs Into “It” City

Leah Bourne

 The Vivants Top 10: Pradas Profits Jump 59.5 Percent and Johannesburg Morphs Into It CityThe ten things in the world of luxury, travel and dining that made our reading list today. See something that should have made the cut? Tweet us @TheVivant with the hashtag #VivantTop10.
This year’s Maison et Objet is all about minimalism. [Cool Hunting]
Prada posts a 59.5 percent jump in net profit for the first half of this year. [Reuters]
Claire Danes travels to Tel Aviv to shoot Homeland and star in a flasy editorial spread. [The New York Times]
The US neighborhoods with the most million-dollar listings. [Business Insider]
Volkswagen profits from its purchase of Porsche. [Bloomberg Businessweek]
Stores go high tech: mirrors that double as computers. [The Wall Street Journal]
Johannesburg is the “it” city of the moment. [W magazine]
Everything you need to know about white wine. [GQ]
The Emmys go green. [Remodelista]
Where to eat out in Toronto. [Bon Appetit]