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The Bshirt is a multi-award winning breastfeeding vest top designed to improve women’s confidence breastfeeding in public

The Lift the Flap top looks just like a normal vest so can be worn on its own or layered with a mother’s favourite clothes. Made in a range of colours from wardrobe staples like black and white to something brighter, it’s designed to be worn with regular clothes to enable new mums to keep their sense of personal style and feel like themselves again.

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Marketplace Fifth & Blue brings luxury wearable tech and stylish innovations to fashion conscious consumers

Bringing you Bluetooth necklace earphones, contactless payment rings and voice enabled smart sunglasses, fashion-tech company Fifth & Blue is the go-to marketplace providing stylish innovations and luxury wearable tech, direct to consumers.

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Are Apple Products Really the Luxury Option?

For a long while now, Apple products have held a place of distinction in the public eye. To many, these are the systems which represent the best that mobiles, tablets, and home computers have to offer. To others, these systems are overpriced and unnecessary. So where exactly does the truth for these systems lie?

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Is it Possible to Become a Streaming Celebrity?

The arrival of the digital age has brought with it a wide avenue of new opportunities for fame and fortune. One of the most explosive and unprecedented in this regard is the development of the streaming celebrity. While primarily fixated around video games, this type of streaming also includes a wide range of other focuses, including chat-streaming, casino games, and many more. In this… Read More

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EcoViking : Luxury Baby Nests for the Modern Parent

EcoViking was created to address a rather obvious gap in the parent and baby market: a need for a traditional baby nest that is both simple and stylish – Something that would feel right at home in modern residences. We spoke with EcoViking’s CEO and Founder, Stefan Bosnjak, to find out more about the company’s inspirations, ethos and future. Baby nests are becoming a… Read More

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FROM DAWN TILL DUSK THE BRAND-NEW THERMOMIX® TM6 COOKED UP A STORM

2019 saw guaranteed results every time as Dean Edwards, John Gregory-Smith, Ruby Bhogal, Briony-May Williams and Pixie Turner took part in the longest day cooking relay to launch Vorwerk’s new Thermomix® TM6 This summer premium house-hold appliance company, Vorwerk hosted the most jam-packed cooking relay around. A host of top celebrity chefs, foodie influencers and amateurs, tagged in and out of the ultimate cooking marathon  which kicked off at 4:41am sunrise! Coming… Read More

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3 Tech Gadgets That Will Change the Way You Travel

Thousands of Aussies travel overseas every single year, in search of new adventures and fascinating new terrains. In fact, a record 10.5 million Australians enjoyed short overseas stays in the year ending November 2018, with this number expected to increase further in the future.  Travelling abroad can be as challenging and taxing as it is rewarding, however, which is why technology is continuing to… Read More

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Challenges and opportunities in the luxury watch industry

 By Matthew Cule, Founder of CuleM Watches Technology, innovation, AI, affordability; not necessarily terms associated with the luxury watch industry.  Indeed, the Swiss watch industry has dominated ever since the 1800s when farmers assembled handcrafted mechanical watches during harsh winter months. Today Swiss watches are synonymous with luxury and prestige but how can the Swiss watchmaking industry both survive and thrive in today’s world?… Read More

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Japan’s Unmissable Luxury Experiences

In the lead up to Japan hosting the Rugby World Cup this Autumn and the 2020 Summer Olympics, Alison Brinkworth, writing for LUXlife, highlights unmissable experiences the country has to offer.

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Sage Sanitizing Systems: Best Animal Welfare Facility Cleaning Systems 2019

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in the market, Sage™ Sanitizing Systems are manufacturers and distributors of cleaning, sanitizing and hygiene equipment, which have been specifically designed for commercial catering foodservice and animal welfare facilities. We profile the firm to find out more about how it came to win one of our prestigious Pet Products & Services Awards for 2019. Founded in 1964,… Read More

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Bamford London unveils the Mayfair Sport

The Third Design in Bamford London’s Signature Mayfair Collection The Bamford London team launch its new Mayfair Sport, a watch that has been crafted to make a stand-out impression all year round. The third timepiece in Bamford London’s signature Mayfair collection, the Mayfair Sport comes in an array of brightly coloured designs, making it a picture-perfect accessory for any occasion. Whilst fashionable in design,… Read More

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ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN PRACTICE SYBARITE DESIGNS NEW LUXURY CINEMA BRAND FOR SKP

Sybarite has created a luxurious, futuristic and standalone cinema brand for SKP – with its own strong and scalable design language – that will complement the luxury retailer’s existing brand Whereas most cinemas are dark spaces, where seemingly little attention has been paid to the design, Sybarite wanted to develop something unexpected and futuristic with the SKP Cinema brand. The first SKP Cinema opened… Read More

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LUXlife 2019 Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is once again upon us. Here at LUXlife, a last-minute dash to the store to buy a card and some socks simply will not do: we’re all about the latest ‘must-haves’, not the quick ‘it’ll-dos’.  So, let’s treat all the father figures in our lives to something a little bit special with a selection of gifts below. Maestro DOBEL Humito® 1. Maestro… Read More

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Building connected brands in the luxury space

Cameron Worth CEO & founder at connected experience specialist SharpEnd What if you were able to book a table at the hottest restaurant in town by scanning the QR code on a new high-end accessory you had just bought? Or what about securing VIP access to a new bar by tapping the ‘connected cap’ of a luxury spirits bottle using the in-built NFC reader… Read More

Sparkling Water for the Summer with SodaStream

With summer almost upon us it’s time for everyone to think about keeping themselves hydrated. The wonderful people at SodaStream kindly provided us with a SodaStream Spirit to test out in the LUXlife office. First Impressions  The SodaStream Spirit is a sleek-looking gadget, perfect for any kitchen countertop. Alongside the core module, you get a carbonating cylinder, and water bottle. All in all, the… Read More

THE END OF GAME OF THRONES SET TO INSPIRE MILLIONS TO SAY GOODBYE TO SINGLE-USE PLASTIC WASTE

SodaStream International LTD. today unveiled its latest video campaign, “Say Goodbye”, featuring Game Of Thrones actors Thor Bjornsson AKA “The Mountain”, Hannah Waddingham AKA “Septa” and Kristian Nairn AKA “Hodor”. Capitalising on the popularity of the programme, which is due to conclude its eighth and final season this coming Sunday, the video shows each actor struggling with single-use plastic bottles in everyday situations before… Read More

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The Best 5 Wine Apps making it WAY less overwhelming to buy a bottle of wine

Like a fine wine, we’ve got better with age and now wine apps are a thing. The world of wine can be overwhelming, intimidating and complex with ‘vionology’ (a funny term that literally means ‘wine speak’) confusing beginner wine enthusiasts wishing to learn more. Luckily, the experts at Cult Wines have put together a list of the best 5 wine apps to use when… Read More

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JOYOUNG LAUNCH THE ULTIMATE STEAM RICE COOKER TO GREAT ACCLAIM IN LONDON

Joyoung’s revolutionary S5 Steam Rice Cooker was launched to great acclaim this week in London at a special event at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, London, held in association with Tmall. The Institution was chosen by Joyoung because it was founded by another great innovator, George Stephenson, the British engineer behind the first steam engines. Launch of Joyoung’s S5 Steam Rice Cooker, Institution of… Read More

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Got a tech-enthusiast in your life? Choose the diskAshur range of Ultra-Secure portable HDDs and SSDs

Ultra-secure iStorage diskAshur² is the latest gadget to have: Super speed USB 3.1, PIN authenticated, hardware encrypted portable data storage drives with unique EDGE™ technology. Have you got a ‘tech-enthusiast’ in your life and are always wondering what to get them on special occasions?  When they always want the latest devices and with ‘state of the art’ James Bond type features, look no further… Read More

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Is this what luxury travel will look like in the future?

If someone time-traveled from 50 years ago and found themselves in a modern airport, there are many things that would surprise them. However, the planes would still look quite familiar. While major upgrades in safety, avionics, and engines have occurred, the commercial plane is still similar to its counterparts from 50 years ago. In fact, one of the most successful commercial airplanes, the Boeing… Read More

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‘THE NETFLIX OF HEALTH AND FITNESS’ CELEBRATES 10,000 MEMBERS THREE MONTHS AFTER LAUNCH

My Coach School gives members access to the most extensive workout and knowledge-based video library in the world  My Coach School, a newly launch online health and fitness platform, is celebrating reaching 10,000 members since its launch three months ago. Ben Haldon and Lucy Davis My Coach School is an online training academy which allows users to watch hundreds of workouts, recipes, and coaching… Read More

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ARMILLION RELEASES NEW ‘DIAMOND-SET’ CONTACTLESS PAYMENT BRACELET, WITH A £1 MILLION SPENDING LIMIT

Swiss-engineered Armillion takes FinTech to the next level, by dipping its famous bracelet in diamonds and increasing its spending allowance to £1M Contactless payments up to £1,000,000 Supported by Mastercard© Limit can be set by the wearer or purchaser Limit can be increased in further upon request High-Tech Ceramic embraced by 18k White Gold structureSet in 252 brilliant-cut diamonds, 4.6 carats. Water resistant Unlock… Read More

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Delicious meals on-the-go with Vaya Preserve

New stylish meal jars that keep dishes at its ideal temperature Vaya Life has launched a range of brand new, chic, insulated meal jars – Vaya Preserve – to simplify the concept of taking food out on-the-go. Vaya Preserve keeps food at its optimum temperature – whether hot or cold – for up to six hours so users can fully enjoy. They’re compact enough… Read More

+ Digital Branding Trends Luxury Brands Shouldn’t Ignore

2019 Digital Branding Trends Luxury Brands Shouldn’t Ignore

In this increasingly tech-dependent and data-saturated world, it’s easy to pass on the new digital trends that come and go with each new year. However, as any owner of a successful high-end brand can tell you, many of the best industry practices today began as mere trends. These are a few examples of some such trends that have shed their temporary status, evolving into useful and sustainable business strategies for the digital world.

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LUXlife’s 2019 Pet Product & Services Awards Are Open For Voting!

Following on from the success of last year’s awards the 2019 Pet Product & Services Awards are now accepting nominations. We are seeking some of the greatest pet products and service providers to showcase in this year’s awards.

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LUXlife 2019 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is, once again, almost upon us. Maybe you’re having some difficulty finding that perfect gift, or you simply want some inspiration – tired of the tried and tested floral arrangement. You want something new, something a little bit different. Something exciting. Here at LUXlife we have a few ideas to help you say ‘thank you’ on this special day.  Chelsea Peers NYC… Read More

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Elvie Review: femtech at its finest

The nursing movement is enjoying a moment in the spotlight after a spate of celebrities have recently uploaded photos of their feeding and expressing regimes to their social media pages. Despite the benefits and the beauty of these images, most mothers would agree the reality of expressing is not quite so glamourous! Many mothers give up breastfeeding due to its impracticalities, particularly when returning… Read More

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Commuter Must-Haves for the Tech-Savvy

Commuting life isn’t always much fun. In fact, for the majority, it can be tedious, monotonous and may even feel like a complete waste of time. However, with the commute often being an essential part of your daily routine, how can you make the most out of it? Here are some great techy ideas that we’re sure you’ll love: An Electric BikeIf there’s one… Read More

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Innovative Technology Bringing New Efficiency To Relaxation

Technology has played a large part in making all of our lives more comfortable, but its contributions are often misunderstood or understated. The best technological advancements for many of us come from miniaturization, so it makes sense that we would benefit most from that which goes unseen.

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LOVE YOUR LONG STAY: STAYBRIDGE SUITES® OPENS NEW EXTENDED STAY HOTEL AT HEATHROW AIRPORT

New Staybridge Suites® hotel opens just five minutes away from Heathrow on Bath Road Offers 145 spacious studios and 45 one-bedroom suites for an extended stay, boasting an impeccable finish Located just five minutes drive from all Heathrow terminals and within a short distance from Heathrow tube and train stations, plus the airport shuttle bus Now open in the heart of the Heathrow area and just five… Read More

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LUXlife Valentines Gift Guide 2019

It’s that time of year again where couples look back, reminisce on treasured memories and cherish their time together. However, like every year before, you are running the gauntlet when it comes to selecting the perfect gift for your significant other. Do you opt for the heart shaped balloons, the bouquets of roses and the boxes of chocolates, those hardy stalwarts of St Valentine’s,… Read More

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Running into the New Year with infrared sportswear

The original producer of infrared sportswear, KYMIRA Sport, has launched its new smart tech running apparel, including enhanced leggings and ‘2in1’ shorts.

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Five Tips On How To Travel The World With Only Hand Luggage (And Still Look Fabulous)

LUXlife Staff Writer Hannah Stevenson has travelled the world with just a 25-litre backpack, and still managed to impress CEOs, Business Leaders and fellow journalists alike with her outfits. She explains how she does it and why it has made her life so much easier.  Having travelled across the globe on press trips, holidays and exercises to free myself of wanderlust, over the years… Read More

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Leaflet marketing for your beauty business

Hair and beauty is one of those industries that customers are willing to pay for quality — looking good is big business. Women spend up to £40,000 on hair and £100,000 on make-up in their lifetime, according to hairtrade.com, and few people will book an appointment at a salon that looks shabby. So, it’s important that you project professionalism at all times and portray… Read More

How the Internet Reinvented Poker

Poker has been a popular card game for centuries, with some historians tracing it all the way back to the 16th Persian card game called As Nas and others linking it to traditional French and Spanish games. By the end of the 19th century, it had become popular in the US and would later spread across to Europe.

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Play Like Mum Launches New Silver Cross Toys for Christmas

An exclusive new collection of Silver Cross doll’s prams, pushchairs and accessories have been launched by Play Like Mum to make this Christmas the most special yet for little ones.