Pickett celebrates 30-year anniversary This year luxury leather goods brand Pickett celebrates its 30-year anniversary. With a shop in both Burlington Gardens and on Sloane Street, Pickett offers an unsurpassable service in its inviting emporium. It’s a voyage of discovery as the store is a collection of rooms, each revealing product in specific areas to showcase the feel of home, complimented with eclectic furniture… Read More
Sketch Celebrates Fifteen Years of Success Master chef Pierre Gagnaire creates 15th anniversary menu for the Lecture Room & Library Sketch, the iconic venue in Mayfair, will this month celebrate fifteen years at the forefront of the London food, music and art scene. To commemorate this anniversary, Master chef Pierre Gagnaire has created a special Prestige Menu, which reflects the evolution of the restaurant,… Read More
Octavian K. Guardian and patron of all things meaningful and beautiful, Octavian K. is the fountain of drive and inspiration that will take a man on a fervid journey whose ultimate destination will be his own renaissance. Bringing the feel of Florence to Mayfair, Octavian K. is enslaved by an irresistible vision, determined to show the way of enriching bespoke designs to the discerning… Read More
Most Spectacular Art Hotels Around The World We’re becoming ever more demanding of our holiday accommodation. These days it just isn’t enough to sleep in a comfy bed, wake up to fresh towels and eat toast cooked on a painfully slow-moving conveyor belt at the breakfast buffet. As well as all these things, we need aesthetics. We need style, design and colour. Instagram accounts… Read More
Postcards From Prison A Koestler Trust exhibition and fundraising event hosted by comedian Griff Rhys Jones at Sotheby’s, Bond Street, on Thursday 10 May, 6.30 – 8.30pm POSTCARDS FROM PRISON is an exhibition and fundraising event at which 160 original artworks by high-profile artists and artists from prisons across the country will be won by lottery. Artists including Jeremy Deller, Tracey Emin, Cornelia Parker… Read More
Dénes Maróti Landscape and the Self 8th June – 8th July 2018 Fiumano Clase is delighted to announce Landscape and the Self, an exhibition of recent paintings and etchings by Hungarian artist Dénes Maróti. Since completing his studies at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Art in 2005 Maróti has had numerous solo exhibitions and shown his works internationally to critical acclaim. “My recent work… Read More
The new leather goods house for the woman in pursuit of La Dolce Vita Welcomes ESPIE ROCHE – the new leather goods house born in Florence crafting exquisite bags and accessories – launches into the luxury arena with their Italian-inspired debut collection. Founded by an Australian-born team of Hermione Espie Underwood and twins Airlie and Alexandra Roche Hamilton; the brand is set to bring… Read More
London’s Grandest Hotel Opening of 2017 On Wednesday 8 November 2017, Royal Lancaster London unveiled its brand new design following an £80 million renovation. The prestigious hotel overlooking Hyde Park has been completely transformed both internally and externally in this universal restructure With the opening of its opulent new entrance, the mid-century icon reinstated its original name ‘Royal Lancaster London’. The concept and design… Read More
Josie Spencer opens solo show ‘Murmuration’ at the Playground Theatre,Latimer Road, West London
Havana Club, the leading rum in the global super-premium and above category, has unveiled the first ever prestige Cuban rum to be finished in smoky whisky casks – Havana Club Tributo 2018.
The Dubliner Irish Whiskey has released a Limited Edition 10-Year-Old Single Malt Whiskey, distilled in copper pot stills and 100% matured in oak casks that previously held Kentucky Bourbon.
Hotel & Spa Awards 2018
2018 is the centenary of women’s suffrage, which was preceded by a suffragette campaign which led to the imprisonment of many of its supporters.
TEFAF Maastricht will present more than 280 of the world’s finest art, antiques and design dealers, who will bring their very best pieces to the 2018 edition of the Fair.
Takefumi Hori’s third UK solo exhibition, Enjuku, will take place from 18th April – 26th May 2018 at Fiumano Clase, London WC1X 0HF. Enjuku, taken as the title for the exhibition, is a Japanese term quite literally meaning maturity, perfection and ripeness.
From 16 – 31 May 2018, The Weiss Gallery will hold one of its most unique
exhibitions to date: ‘Artfully Dressed: Women in the Art World’, portraits by Carla
van de Puttelaar
Founded by friends Iré Hassan-Odukale and Jeremy Chan, Ikoyi will offer a unique take on West African cuisine, with Head Chef Jeremy bringing his fine dining experience from restaurants such as Dinner and Noma to create highly skilled dishes.
A celebration of inspirational women, Veuve Clicquot and Charlotte Olympia come together for an exclusive collaboration that sees the designer put her unique stamp on an iconic brand.
La Villa Boutique Hotel provides a truly unforgettable experience for those with distinctive taste. We profile this glorious establishment to find out more about the unique experiences it offers.
Culross House, the only newly built townhouse-mansion currently for sale in London’s Mayfair.
Smith & Sinclair offer an innovative range of Edible Cocktails, offering a grown-up stocking filler for any cocktail connoisseur.
2018 Restaurant & Bar Awards
Above photo: Renato Granieri, King penguins, South Georgia
Kenia Tours & Safaris Ltd has been in the travel industry for over 20 years, specialising in camping and lodge safaris.
R. Designs, LLC is the interior design firm of Kimberlie J. Rice, an interior designer located in Overland Park, Kansas, specializing in residential custom homes, remodels and designs.
SDRESS: THE THINKING-WOMAN’S FASHION
Health, Beauty & Wellness Award 2018
Situated in the heart of the English Riviera, the John Burton-Race Restaurant with Rooms in Torquay is a truly exceptional establishment to visit, boasting dedicated and supportive staff, glorious natural surroundings and delicious food.
Sybarite Architects New Lifestyle Concept Rendez-Vous For SKP Department Stores In China
No. Ten Manchester Street Hotel is a luxury boutique hotel located in the heart of Marylebone, central London. Offering guests a truly luxurious experience, it is a must-visit for those looking to live the high life in Britain’s glorious capital city.
Coffee table books remain a staple of high end decorating, and yet they are often overlooked as mere trinkets that are simply for decoration.
Established in 2006, Chelsea Design was founded on a desire to design spaces that would be loved and enjoyed by their clients for many years.
Divine Design is an Interior Design studio based in Dublin with a reputation for innovation and quality.
Charmaine Wynter Interiors offers concierge residential design, customized office and turnkey resort/ hotel design services.
Mondrian Doha, designed by Marcel Wanders, brings guests to a world where anything can happen, and around each corner lies another surprise, as we find out when we visited this beautiful and enticing establishment.
This month LUX had the pleasure of staying at The Arch London, a luxurious 82-room boutique hotel located in Great Cumberland Place.