LVMH opens $894 million luxury shopping destination in Paris
Ahistoric 19th century landmark, forced to fade into the background along the banks of the river Seine in Paris for 16 years, has been brought out of hibernation and resurrected as a new all-in-one shopping, dining and tourist destination.
Gucci presents nature-inspired, mythical high jewelry collection
Italian fashion house Gucci is echoing the natural and kaleidoscopic universe of creative director Alessandro Michele in its new collection of high jewelry, Hortus Deliciarum.
Prada and Zegna Join Forces to Acquire an Italian Cashmere Company
With a cashmere crisis looming, two of luxury’s biggest players have joined forces to invest in the world’s most coveted wool. Prada and Ermenegildo Zegna have agreed to buy an Italian cashmere producer in a bid to safeguard the country’s supply chain.
Unique Bentley Fanatec Steering Wheel Designed For Both Real And Virtual Racing
Bentley and Fanatec have co-developed a unique steering wheel that can be used for both real and virtual motor racing. The wheel was designed specifically for the Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak challenge car, carefully crafted from lightweight carbon-fibre and magnesium alloy, and equipped with a host of driving functions.
Luxury spending is booming. Here’s what high-end shoppers are opening their wallets for
As post-pandemic spending takes off, Vogue editor Anna Wintour’s prediction appears true: Sales of luxury goods and services are soaring, as the wealthy and Covid-weary seek high-end travel, apparel and experiences.
The world's first luxury spaceflight experience from pioneering Space Perspective reimagines the thrill of space exploration
Introducing a new era in luxury travel experiences: Space Perspective is the world’s most radically gentle voyage to space. Travel adventurers can now reserve a seat on Spaceship Neptune and savor 360-degree views of planet Earth from 20 miles/30 km above in a luxurious six-hour trip. Up to eight guests can enjoy a beautifully appointed capsule, complete with a bar and a bathroom, for $125,000 each.
Kering signals rental interest with stake in Cocoon
Luxury subscription bag rental service Cocoon has received an undisclosed investment from the French luxury conglomerate as well as investors from Depop and Al Gore’s Generation Investment.
The brand opportunity in China’s influencers over 50
In China, a local who goes by Kangkang began posting short videos on social accounts dubbed “Kangkang and Grandpa” in late 2019. Each only features his 84-year-old grandpa’s streetwear outfits
Rolls-Royce plots more rare Coachbuild models
Rolls-Royce is aiming to produce a new car from its Coachbuild division every two years, according to company CEO Torsten Müller-Otvös – but such projects will occur only if there is both demand from buyers and an “appetite” from within the company.
Sotheby’s Announces NFT Launch To Celebrate The 25th Anniversary Of JAY-Z’s ‘Reasonable Doubt’
Luxury art marketplace Sotheby’s has announced the launch of an auction for Heir to the Throne, a one-of-a-kind NFT reimagining of the cover art for JAY-Z’s debut album Reasonable Doubt in honor of the project’s 25th anniversary.
Ouis Vuitton X Nike Af1 Isn’t A Collab, It’s A Bootleg
Virgil Abloh is a force of nature. His Louis Vuitton x Nike Air Force 1 collection, which is believed to consist of 100 colorways and designs, dominated headlines and was the biggest story in fashion yesterday, even moreso than the actual runway show.
Cristiano Ronaldo Is The Owner Of The Most Expensive Rolex Watch In History
Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the select few in the world to own the most expensive Rolex watch in history. The Juventus forward appeared at the Dubai Globe Soccer Awards back in January last year wearing a Rolex GMT Master Ice.