Art de vivre

The florentine tradition of leather and paper goods

Writing this article make me very proud. This because even if I haven’t been living stably in Florence for a good four years now, I am still attached to my hometown and believe its best features should be promoted whenever possible. Florence’s beauty, artistic patrimony and historical relevance are well know. Nevertheless, what happens away [...]

The florentine tradition of leather and paper goods 2017-12-16T00:23:52+00:00

La première classe la plus luxueuse du monde

Etihad, la compagnie de l’émirat d’Abu Dhabi, a la première classe la plus luxueuse du monde : l’Appartement First.   Dotée d’un lit de 205cm, la cabine a la possibilité de fusionner avec sa voisine pour créer une « super cabine » permettant de profiter d’un lit double et d’avoir un l’impression de profiter d’un appartement aérien. Bien [...]

La première classe la plus luxueuse du monde 2017-12-15T20:20:35+00:00

Le Ritz-Carlton largue les amarres

La chaine Hôtelière Ritz-Carlton, filiale du Groupe Marriott International se lance dans le développent d’une nouvelle activité La croisière Yacht Ultra Luxe sous la marque « La collection Yacht Ritz-Carlton ». Trois somptueux bateaux sont prévus, leur design moderne et leur taille moyenne leur permettra d’accéder à de petits ports non accessibles aux grands navires et à [...]

Le Ritz-Carlton largue les amarres 2017-12-15T00:28:36+00:00

Pablo Escobar’s mansion renovated into a luxury hotel

An American art dealer, Leo Malca, has renovated an old villa owned by Pablo Escobar, into a luxury boutique-hotel “Casa Malca”. Located in the Mexican beach resort of Tulum, the splendid hotel featuring 36 suites and rooms, offers an incredible decoration and a splendid landscape. It opened with nine bedrooms in 2015, but Malca is [...]

Pablo Escobar’s mansion renovated into a luxury hotel 2017-12-15T00:13:25+00:00

THE EXCLUSIVE BICYCLE MADE WITH BARREL WOOD

“A Unique bicycle,a unique collaboration born of passion for innovation and expression through hardwood” ©bikerumor Renovo Hardwood Bicycles has collaborated with the whiskey brand Glenmorangie to make the first bike made with barrel wood. Renovo is a company, based in Portland, and specialized in the design and development of wooden bicycles. For its [...]

THE EXCLUSIVE BICYCLE MADE WITH BARREL WOOD 2017-12-16T01:44:32+00:00

Luxury and art: a short guide for a long history

Is fashion an art? It is something that could be argued about. Coco Chanel did not think it was but Yves Saint Laurent definitely did, to the point he worked hard to transfer paintings onto his creations. What is sure is that luxury is a form of art. The time, dedication and skills required can [...]

Luxury and art: a short guide for a long history 2017-12-16T00:13:55+00:00

Would You Collaborate with These Brands?

Gucci Every item up for customization, every fabric to choose from, and even the placement of every insect and animal in the menagerie of available patches has been signed off on by the man who made all of it cool in the first place. “I tried to give them something slightly different, to allow them [...]

Would You Collaborate with These Brands? 2017-12-17T15:08:13+00:00

THE AWESOME IPHONE 8 AND IPHONE X MADE OF GOLD

Available in 24k Gold,Rose Gold,Platinum and Diamond edition.This is the supreme luxury in the smartphone`s world ©Codigounico If you thought that Iphone 8 and Iphone X were the top of the smartphones  you were wrong because the iPhone made of gold exists. A London company has been the creator of these exclusive phones [...]

THE AWESOME IPHONE 8 AND IPHONE X MADE OF GOLD 2017-12-16T00:22:01+00:00

Les paniers d’Alain Passard

Alain Passard, triplement étoilé avec son restaurant L’Arpège, propose depuis octobre 2017 l’achat sur le web de paniers de légumes de son potager. Lancé via son compte Instagram, « Les Paniers d’Alain » propose chaque semaine une sélection de légumes de saison. Le concept est simple, chaque lundi, la liste vous est envoyé par mail et il [...]

Les paniers d’Alain Passard 2017-12-15T20:11:26+00:00

Your Classic Dream Car is Only $100 Away

There is a new app that makes luxury cars accessible to anyone. Rally Rd. is a streamlined and user-friendly platform that allows members to invest in classic cars with shares priced between $50 and $500. The app presents users with luxury cars of their dreams, including photos, history of the car and its owners and [...]

Your Classic Dream Car is Only $100 Away 2017-12-17T15:06:40+00:00

Luxe et minimalisme

On connaissait le minimalisme dans la mode, il a fait son apparition dans les années 1990 avec Jil Sander et Helmut Lang pour ne citer qu’eux. Qu’en est il du minimalisme dans le luxe en général ? Y’a t - il un luxe minimaliste ? On peut parler de minimalisme quand il s’agit d’une manière de [...]

Luxe et minimalisme 2017-12-19T13:00:15+00:00

Adieu Colette

colette ne peut exister sans Colette Le 20 décembre 2017 colette a fermé ses portes, après vingt ans de succès. Le premier concept store Parisien était un point de rencontre incontournable pour toute génération et nationalité confondue, colette était le lieu en vogue de la capitale, celui dont tout le monde parlait, celui qui faisait [...]

Adieu Colette 2017-12-16T09:21:46+00:00

Tech Trends in Fashion and Luxury Retail

Designing for the voice interface Studies predict that by 2020, half of all web searches will use voice or image search rather than text. It is more efficient and often more convenient than typing, and creating a new paradigm for human-computer interaction. Voice interface is all about frictionless experiences, that is, attaining information to purchase [...]

Tech Trends in Fashion and Luxury Retail 2017-12-17T15:04:15+00:00

La cire Trudon : des émotions à porter ?

La maison Trudon, connue pour ses bougies parfumées chargée d’histoire, a traversé le temps sans failles en misant sur le pouvoir d’évocation des parfums. Elle ouvre maintenant ses créations à des parfums de peau, une promesse de voyage et d’émotions.  Avec cinq créations, crées en collaboration avec les parfumeurs Antoine Lie, Yann Vasnier et Lyn [...]

La cire Trudon : des émotions à porter ? 2017-12-15T01:57:18+00:00

Gold-Struck Brand Partnerships that Happened but You Probably Forgot About

Apple x Hermes Apple defines its Hermes-branded watch as “the culmination of a partnership based on parallel thinking, singular vision and mutual regard.” That boils down nicely to a partnership of two highly esteemed brands. Apple was always known for its aesthetics designs, however, with their brand collaboration with Hermes’s handmade leather straps, Apple's watches [...]

Gold-Struck Brand Partnerships that Happened but You Probably Forgot About 2017-12-17T15:05:50+00:00