Some people head abroad to seek the sun. Others go to discover new cuisine. And for some, the best part of a holiday is the shopping. There’s something exciting about going to shops and malls away from home, discovering the local trends, styles, patterns, and prints. What’s hip in Italy? What are Parisians wearing this year? If you’re looking to be inspired, or just to inject a little flair into your style, it might be time to head abroad.
A man’s guide to dressing for different flights As soon as you have all your holiday gear together, it’s time to think about what you’re going to wear at the airport. You need to strike a balance between comfort and style at the airport. From feeling on-trend for drinks at the airport lounge to feeling comfy on a long flight, this SS18-inspired fashion guide… Read More
Ever wondered if colourful clothes can improve your mood? Well that’s the idea behind ‘dopamine dressing’, the latest fashion trend that dips a toe into the world of health trends. But can a splash of brightness in your wardrobe really bring a smile? Changing your mood with colour Did you know that colours can have a profound effect on our psychology? Studies have shown… Read More
Weddings are very personal affairs, but there are undoubtedly some cultural traditions that people from different countries tend to abide be when getting married. QUIZ, retailers of dresses, tell us a few weird and wonderful wedding traditions from around the world. Weddings in Spain A Spanish wedding is quite different from the events we enjoy in the UK. For example, they don’t include bridesmaids,… Read More
Luxury Kitchen Trends 2018 Purchases made to make your home more luxurious are an investment as well as making your life more comfortable. The YouGov Affluent Perspective Global Survey identified luxury kitchen appliances as a particularly strong category for growth amongst the affluent. However – there has to be substance to this luxury. As opposed to many luxury items, the decision for kitchen purchases… Read More
Yacht Charter for a Unique Luxury Holiday What is better than being with the most important people in your life aboard one of the greatest luxuries money can buy? Whether you’re looking to get away for some unparalleled fun with the family and kids, embark on a romantic adventure, or want to explore the waters of an exotic destination with all the amenities usually… Read More
Suit Up Like Southgate: A Tailor’s Guide to Waistcoats We’re only into the quarter finals, but already the World Cup is hitting fever pitch. The highs, the lows, the questionable dives and….er…Gareth Southgate’s waistcoat. Who could have predicted that the England manager’s style choices would set the internet alight? But it has – and as a style choice his waistcoat is a nifty one…. Read More
Beth Nicholas creates astonishing 8.5m paintings for the Address Downtown Hotel in Dubai Albany Arts Communications is delighted to announce artist and designer Beth Nicholas’s latest commission – five 8.5-metre-high paintings for the 63-storey Address Downtown hotel in Dubai. The dramatic artworks, which are executed in Nicholas’s signature style – swirling cosmoses of blues and whites, embellished with startling bursts of gold and silver… Read More
From South Africa, to Spain to London: the ups and downs of the property market with Alex Newall Alex Newall is Managing Director of BARNES Private Office one of the UK’s leading private offices. Alex is recognised as one of the top real estate advisors in London and has some of the world’s most affluent individuals as clients. He has transacted in excess of £1… Read More
Chinawhite Returns During the Henley Royal Regatta to Host this Summer’s Most Exclusive Party at Temple Island This summer, legendary London nightclub Chinawhite returns for the sixth year running to The Henley Royal Regatta. This unmissable weekend of revelry and entertainment will take place on Friday 6th July and Saturday 7th July with a series of exclusive parties headlined by the legendary Cédric Gervais… Read More
Peaky Blinders is the New Lux Look for Summer Eventing Having won a fifth series and a BAFTA, Peaky Blinders is also taking the crown in the edgy men’s style stakes. But according to bespoke tailoring outfitters, King & Allen, the look is also the ideal way to put your own spin on luxury men’s fashion for the summer season. Jake Allen, Owner and… Read More
Engagement Ring Myths Although we can dream, the price tag for many engagement rings isn’t within our budget, with many celebrities forking out an extortionate amount for their wedding day. There are many types of different engagement rings out there, all priced differently. Together with Angelic Diamonds, stockists of tension set engagement rings, we take a look at the various tiers of engagement rings… Read More
With the adaptation to new technology and products, the future for James Free Jewelers is looking bright. Recently after winning our Ohio-Jeweller of the Year award, we took time to profile the firm, speaking to the store’s CEO, Michael Karaman as we looked to find out more about the exciting 2018 plans of new technology, new lines to offer, and a faster better online… Read More
Incorporating a wide array of luxury shops to suit every style, Seven Dials is London’s unique, premium London village showcasing the capital’s premium fashion, grooming, art and lifestyle, food and drink offerings. LUX went to visit the area to explore the vast array of unique shops and venues, looking to discover the personalised offerings that are on offer in the seven streets. Comprised of… Read More
Located in the luxurious and coastal setting of Lymington is the Mayflower Inn, a truly wonderful and refreshingly modern venue. LUX had the honour of staying at the seaside pub and enjoyed a magnificent experience. Standing tall amongst the beautiful backdrop of the Hampshire seaside, the Mayflower immediately captures the beauty of Lymington and the surrounding area. The venue features six nautical themed rooms,… Read More
The Burlington Arcade is a place where people with stories do business. Tradition continues to matter, and craftsmanship, individuality and bespoke service come as standard. Opened in 1819, The Burlington Arcade is undeniably one of London’s most iconic shopping destinations and remains home to a wealth of superlative brands and specialist stores. Commissioned by Lord George Cavendish originally with an unofficial aim of stopping… Read More
To celebrate the Royal Wedding (19 May 2018) of Prince Harry and Meghan, five-star boutique hotel The Arch London has created a lavish Royal Wedding package. The Arch London is offering the ultimate luxury getaway so guests can celebrate the big day in style and be treated like royalty. The Royal Wedding package includes a two night stay in an extravagant two-bedroom suite with… Read More
Immerse Yourself in Connaught Village: The Gateway to Luxury Connaught Village is a unique luxury destination which is just a stone’s throw away from the famous Hyde Park. The village features a range of fascinating, boutique shops, designed to please everyone, with fashion, beauty, food and drink or some truly wonderful art exhibitions on offer. Located in London’s West End, Connaught Village is full… Read More
Designing Success Dorian DeHaan lives in Sugar Loaf, New York and is a Certified Interior Designer, classically trained with professional degrees in interior design and architecture. Both degrees were obtained at the prestigious Pratt Institute in New York City. Recently, we profiled Dorian to discover more about how her innovative techniques have established her as the successful designer she is today. Studying in Italy… Read More
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
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
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
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
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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.
Yoshie Takeo is an innovative designer based in Hong Kong. We explore what makes her one of LUX Magazine’s Ones to Watch for 2018: The Most Innovative Designers.
Our Clients’ Goals and Desires Become our Inspirations and Solutions
Wade Allyn Hallock is a Miami based designer whose boutique firm has been creating distinguished interiors for 20 years, as well as designing homes for some of today’s top celebrities in both the movie and music industries. We invited Wade to tell us more about the success of Hallock Design Group.
2017 Fashion & Lifestyle Awards
The work of Lilian H Weinreich Architects combines a clean modern aesthetic with an understanding of how people live and use spaces on a daily basis.
Burberry premiered its February 2017 collection for men and women tonight, at its Makers House show venue in London.
Handbags for the Price of Cars: Hermès handbags to be Auctioned by Eppli
New Ad campaign takes inspiration from its innovative firsts.