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Get Creative: Passion Projects You Should Consider Starting In 2021

There’s no better time to get stuck into a passion project than 2021. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to have wide-reaching effects on our daily lives, developing a passion for a hobby or activity could be just the thing to break you out of the stress and monotony of the past year.

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Selecting Artwork That Complements Your Decor

When decorating a home, people tend to focus more on furniture and other decorative items while overlooking wall art. However, any home decor is never truly complete if it doesn’t include some beautiful artwork.

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5 Smart Ways to Add Luxury to Your Home without Breaking the Bank

Whether you are simply looking for inspiration to add the ‘wow’ factor to your home or boost its value when you come to selling it, these top five tips will help you get a luxurious look and feel on a budget.

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Walking the Stone , a solo exhibition by renowned abstract artist Mark Surridge

Walking the Stone references and takes its inspiration from ancient sites in Cornwall, either in the form of megalithic structures or solitary monolithic stones positioned in the Cornish landscape.

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Interior Design That Unlocks Potential and Creativity

As we come out of lockdown, having stared at the walls of our homes for what seems like an eternity, our environments have now taken on a new level of importance. This autumn will see a Chicago-based design and lifestyle brand SKIN launch in London, which creates spaces with an emotional impact. SKIN recognises that each client’s needs are different, but the end result is always a renewed sense of self in their new space.

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Unique and Uncomplicated Design

As more designers seek to offer a plethora of ultramodern luxuries and sophisticated amenities, one Taiwanese design firm has chosen to instead focus on the luxury of pure uncomplicatedness in its design.

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How We’ve Found Self-Empowerment Through Beauty During the Pandemic

Getting ready to go out seems like a long-forgotten memory. Establishing a beauty routine, putting on makeup, and selecting that perfect outfit that is sure to impress others – it's been a while since beauty has taken such a performative nature. Despite this, many of us have found our beauty regimes to be more important than ever this year, and beauty has evolved into a tool of self-empowerment.

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This is the right way to apply false eyelashes according to a Make Up Artist

False eyelashes are an effortless glam addition to any makeup look. The art of application can be tricky to master but practise makes perfect once you know how.

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A beginner’s guide to meditation and mindfulness

You might have heard of the word “mindfulness” alongside the benefits of meditation. Perhaps you’re never completely sure what is meant by this expression and you feel that it’s something for other people? If this is the case, you couldn’t be more wrong, everyone can reap the mental health benefits of meditation. The pace of your breath is related to your heartbeat and blood pressure. There’s a lot of physiological science behind this, but – essentially if we consciously slow down our breath rate, it makes the heart pump slower, which has a knock-on effect with your blood pressure and the levels of anxiety we feel.

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MEN: 3 things you can do to improve your health and wellbeing, starting today

The demands placed on everybody in the current situation mean that self-care has become more important than ever. With that in mind, here are 3 things you can do to get the ball rolling toward a healthier more positive you.

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How to keep your brain active during Blue Monday

Blue Monday is on the 18th January 2021, it’s the name given to a day in January claimed to be the most depressing day of the year. The third Monday has been given this title due to the accumulation of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and less money in the bank. With national lockdown in full force again, this and the current social distancing orders have left many feeling anxious and isolated. Not having your normal routine, schedules and healthcare check-ups can make you feel uneasy. Periods of stress can affect regular functions of the brain, this includes memory, attention, thinking, mood and sleep.

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What You Can Do to Give Your Pet the Life of Luxury

Don’t you think your pet deserves to feel like a king or queen every day? As one of the main companions in your life, you surely want the best for them. Thankfully, you can achieve that through plenty of pampering. You don’t necessarily have to break the bank to give them a luxury lifestyle. However, there are certainly a few things you can do to make them feel special.

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7 Luxurious Items for College Students

Even though there is a wide range of cheap good-quality products available on the market, most of us still have an appetite for expensive versions of them. As a result, the so-called luxury sector keeps developing and offering us a big variety of goods. In this article, you can read about the most needed things by students that can make their life more luxurious.

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8 Home Decor Trends for 2021 in the UK

Whether you appreciate stylish living or wants to up the value of your property, you'll want to watch out for the newest decor trends. Since trends change often, it can be hard to keep track of what's in and what's not. If you are deciding on your next home improvement or looking for a remodel, here are eight home decor trends in the UK that you can consider.

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Luxury Homes in the Safe Haven of a Tropical Paradise

Following a tumultuous year of Covid lockdowns and political instability, could building luxury homes in remote, scenic paradises become more popular? We speak to Roderick Anderson of Costa Rica-based SARCO Architects on the lure of high-end tropical “safe havens”.

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Timeless Designs

Ami Austin Interior Design is an award-winning full-service interior design firm located in Memphis, Tennessee. Known for a sophisticated and intriguing style, Ami Austin combines profound insights with a passion for inimitable design to create memorable interiors for residential and commercial projects. We spoke to principal designer and President Ami Austin to find out more.

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How Rolex Established Itself at the Upper Echelon of Luxury Watches

Rolex is a Swiss luxury watchmaker with a story that originally began in London, more than 100 years ago. While operations remained in the United Kingdom for the first few years of the company’s existence by 1919, it had relocated its headquarters back to where it belongs in Geneva, Switzerland.

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6 Benefits Of Shopping Online For Household Items During The Pandemic

As the pandemic has been going on for months, it's inevitable that people would need to purchase groceries, medicines, supplies, and other items. However, going out to physically shop in stores is quite challenging if you’re trying to stay away from public exposure to keep yourself and your family virus-free and healthy.

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Tips When Looking For Luxury Ohio Homes To Rent

Generally, if you're in the market for a luxury home in Ohio, you intend to buy it. The amount you will spend on renting a luxury home long term is simply unjustifiable for something you will never own. However, if you're coming to Ohio for a short period of time – whether a few months or even a couple of years – renting might be your best option. After all, since you're not planning on settling down here, spending the extra money on a down-payment may be unrealistic, even if you would eventually own a valuable property.

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How To Add Stylish Accents Into Your Home

When thinking of adding stylish accents into your home, there are plenty of easy and fun ways to go about it. And the good news is, you don’t really have to make dramatic changes, renovations, or remodeling to make your home more stylish and elegant.

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How to Update Your Home: Creating Luxury for Less

Whether you want to bring your home up to date and give it a feeling of true luxury, or you want to wow potential buyers and increase your property’s value when selling, there are plenty of things you can do without breaking the bank. In this article, we explain a few easy ways in which you can effectively upgrade your current property.

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The interior colour trends you need to know about in 2021

The colour trends that are predicted to take over 2021 have been inspired by our need for peace in our daily lives, as it’s more important than ever to look after our wellbeing. This year, colour trends are shifting away from strong hues into more soothing and calming neutrals.

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How Rolex Established Itself at the Upper Echelon of Luxury Watches

Rolex is a Swiss luxury watchmaker with a story that originally began in London, more than 100 years ago. While operations remained in the United Kingdom for the first few years of the company’s existence by 1919, it had relocated its headquarters back to where it belongs in Geneva, Switzerland.

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5 Hair Trends To Look Out For In 2021

Let’s take a look at some of the hair trends that will definitely make waves in 2021.

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Wine storage tips and the passion of BODEGA43 wine cellars

BODEGA43 was born out of a passion for the wine that we love to share. From tasting and comparing exactly the same wines, aged for years under different circumstances, we discovered that the best place to store wines is not in a normal wine cellar.

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Home Entertaining Trend Takes Charcuterie a Step Further

Charcuterie boards look great in pictures and create a focal point for your entertaining space. How should you start making one? Use these tips to create a fancy charcuterie board that overflows with luxury and tasty food.

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Perfect Wine Pairings for Valentine’s Day, according to an expert

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, many of us are spending Valentine’s Day at home this year. However, whether you are celebrating in person or virtually, an indoor dinner and a special bottle of wine can make the day memorable. With the quality of wines produced globally getting better than ever, and delivered straight to your door, we are spoiled for choice when it comes to wine pairings with your Valentine’s Day meal. It can be hard to know where to turn to impress your date, so we spoke to Lukasz Kolodziejczyk, Head of Fine Wine at Cult Wines, who outlines several intriguing food and wine pairing options.

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Luxury Treats that Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Whether you have a fancy event coming up, you always have a bit of a sweet tooth or you’re simply in the mood for something delicious, you might be in the mood for a bit more than cupcakes and ice cream sandwiches. Dessert has the capability of being refined, sophisticated and fun, all while satisfying your sweet tooth and totally hitting the spot.

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From DIY Food Kits to Cocktail Deliveries: Support Local Restaurants Right From Your Own Kitchen

Many restaurants, bars, and pubs across the country have been forced to close their doors following the government's latest announcement of a full UK lock down. From cook-at-home hamper kits to take away drink delivery services, these independent businesses across the UK can still be supported whilst under the highest restrictions.

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Premium Pet Food Supplier of the Year 2020 – UK

Luxury living is about more than just lifestyle, it can include diets as well. People very often know how to look after themselves, but looking after a pet is a whole other ball game. As humans we know that eating well can help us to live a healthier and possibly longer life, and that philosophy also rings true for the pets that we own. Eden Holistic Pet Foods offers a complete food catering for both dogs and cats, using fresh meats, fish, and natural ingredients in all products. Join us as we find out more about these deliciously luxurious range of pet foods.

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Safe Ways to Travel Out of Vietnam

Usually traveling to and from Vietnam is not very complicated and there are various modes of transportation that you can make use of. The Covid situation, however, has reigned chaos.

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Planning a Safe Holiday In 2021: What You Should Consider

The worst year ever in recent history for travelling is finally behind us, but just because it shows a different year on the calendar, the pandemic will not cease to be a problem immediately. However, as vaccines begin to make their way to the public, and we become more and more aware of the preventive measures at our disposal, 2021 could eventually set the travel and tourism industry back on track.

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Emerging Luxury Travel Trends in the Post-Covid World

Whilst it seems uncertain how the future of travel might unravel, many will no doubt look to maximise their experiences through thoughtful adventure, while minimising the risks involved.

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The Body and Soul Getaways that are Changing the Planet

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EHL Group Best Hospitality Management Academy – Switzerland

Hospitality isn’t just something that happens at hotels and restaurants around the world. It’s a skill that’s honed, an artistry that’s perfected, and the home of this art is in Switzerland. The EHL Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne has long been an ambassador for the traditional standards of hospitality, pioneering new levels of education in the field for over a century and a half. With welldeserved success in the Resorts & Retreats Awards 2020, we took a closer look at this impressive organisation to find out more.

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Exceptional Elegance & Superior Sustainability

Just imagine standing on an isolated beach in front of the Indian Ocean, with a world of rich and vibrant life at your back. Imagine exploring the lush vegetation of Sri Lanka’s beautiful countryside, scaling the towering mountains in search of peace, and engaging with the warmth of the local community. Now imagine enjoying those luxuries without the guilt of leaving behind a sizeable carbon footprint. That is the luxury of Ravana Garden, 2020’s Most Outstanding Sustainable Luxury Getaway – Sri Lanka.

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