World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #68: Wedge Too
#68: WEDGE TOO—213'3"
Lebanese deputy Prime Minister Issam Fares and his wife Hala have entertained many international dignitaries, ranging from political to philanthropic figures, onboard their Feadship. The teak panels lining her superstructure clue you in to the fact that this is a highly personalized yacht—and if you’re among the few to step into the inside, you’ll either smile with delight or stop and gape, for Hala and famed international designer Philippe Starck had some mischievous fun. Some of the lights have crooked legs, for example, and some chairs take the shape of wheelbarrows.
Y: 2002; B: Feadship/De Vries Scheepsbouw, Holland; N: De Voogt Naval Architects/Philippe Starck; H: Steel; E: 2/2,000-hp Caterpillars
This article originally appeared in the August 2006 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.