Pimp my Jet: A mansion with wings

Take one Middle Eastern dignitary - add an Airbus A380 and a $150 million interior design budget - and you get a magic carpet ride. Designer Edése Doret is charged with customizing the jet's 6,640 square-foot cabin, and gave us a glimpse inside his sketchbook.

Desert nights
Desert nights
Since the client enjoys desert retreats, Doret used leftover space on the upper deck to design a secluded area off the private dining room. He envisioned a cozy hideaway furnished with low tables and Persian rugs. On one side, the fabric-draped "tent" would open onto a mural of a glimmering desert view.

Grand entrance

VIP lounge

Wet bar

VIP Lounge 2

Desert nights

Seat with a view
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