Retail

By Rachel Ingram | 15 Aug 2019

Kaape Interiors shows that when it comes to interior architecture, the Scandi way is best

Never utter the word ‘IKEA’ to a Scandinavian designer – this is what I learnt when I sat down with Kirsti Prestmarken, designer-in-charge of Norway’s leading design studio, Ka... Read More

By Rose Adams | 04 Jul 2019

How Palm Beach is boosting Florida’s luxury tourism market

If you’re planning a trip to Florida for your next escape – and with it's tropical climate and abundance of beautiful beaches why wouldn't you? – forget popula... Read More

By Tempus | 28 May 2019

Veuve Clicquot president Jean-Marc Gallot on the importance of female role models in business

On 23 May, the world’s longest-running business women awards returned to the UK, recognising three exceptional business women whose entrepreneurial spirit is well worth a toast. Hosted at London... Read More

By Tempus | 10 May 2019

Could Classic Parade hire service be the answer to supercar ownership in the city?

Imagine being able to drive a different supercar every day of the week. Whether taking a Ferrari GTC4 Lusso for a spin to take your amour on a country drive, a Hurracan Performante to be the cool pare... Read More

By Aleksandra Szymanska | 16 Apr 2019

Future perfect: The Future Laboratory's Aleksandra Szymanska unveils the trends transforming the luxury industry

The first and most important trend, in The Future Laboratory's opinion, is the changing attitudes of luxury consumers. Today, the dynamic among this society’s wealthiest is evolving &nd... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 05 Apr 2019

As the V&A launches its landmark Mary Quant exhibition, we find out how the designer became the face of a generation

Dame Mary Quant is synonymous with the Swinging 60s. Credited with popularising the miniskirt and inventing hotpants, the British designer was also the first to use PVC fabrics for her ‘wet look... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 02 Apr 2019

How hot design duo Ralph & Russo are leading the rise and rise of British couture

London’s only couture house, Ralph & Russo, has been challenging the industry since its inception in 2007. In fact, in 2014, it became the first British brand in almost 100 years to be invit... Read More

By Dominique Afacan | 01 Apr 2019

The Four Seasons hosts their latest ‘Pop Down’ in Hong Kong

There are pop-ups, there are parties and then, there are Pop Downs. We all know what the first two are – but a Pop Down? Not so much. Well, the Four Seasons is now onto the fourth in its series ... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 08 Mar 2019

Walpole CEO Helen Brocklebank on the enduring success of the UK’s luxury industry and why brand Britain is stronger than ever

London is the fifth biggest city in the world for luxury. According to research by Walpole – the official sector body for more than 200 of the Uk's finest brands – Britain's luxury... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 07 Mar 2019

Is the Range Rover Vogue SV Autobiography the best all-rounder in the world?

Car enthusiasts can all agree that Range Rover consistently delivers an unquestioned level of prowess in its off-road driving vehicles, and with decades of performance testing behind them, the latest ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 11 Feb 2019

Experience island paradise without the plastics as Barbados announces landmark ban

The Caribbean island of Barbados has banned the importation, retail, sale and use of single-use plastic in a landmark effort to protect the island's natural resources and marine life. The remarkab... Read More

By Tempus | 14 Sep 2018

London Fashion Week designer Henry Holland on the future of big brand fashion

As an industry, fashion can be one of the hardest of them all to crack, and someone who knows this all too well is 34-year-old fashion designer Henry Holland. The creative mogul behind brand Hous... Read More

By Rose Adams | 04 Sep 2018

These 12 super stylish hotels will get you Fashion Week ready

It’s almost time to don our most stylish attire and join the FROW as London Fashion Week makes its triumphant return. From 14 –18 September, the fashion set will flock to the UK ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 20 Aug 2018

Hublot premieres stylish London flagship boutique

Luxury timepiece manufacturer Hublot has announced the opening of its first ever independently run London flagship boutique. Residing at the home of some of the world’s most prestigious brands, ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Jun 2018

Pragnell managing director Charlie Pragnell on why Patek Philippe is standing the test of time

Jewellery and watch boutique Pragnell certainly has the Midas touch when it comes to prestige timepieces. The Stratford-upon-Avon-based retailer, founded in 1947 by Queen Mary's jeweller George Pr... Read More

By Rose Adams | 11 Jun 2018

Gucci reveals sustainable plans to bring craftsmanship in-house

Luxury Italian fashion house Gucci has announced it is to follow in the footsteps of British and French rivals Burberry and Louis Vuitton by bringing more of its manufacturing in-house, in a bid to ke... Read More

By Rose Adams | 12 Apr 2018

LVMH report record breaking sales as luxury retail continues to thrive

Luxury goods giant LVMH, owner of global retail brands such as Louis Vuitton, Moët & Chandon, Christian Dior and Givenchy, enjoyed an exceptionally positive result at the end of the first fin... Read More

By Tempus | 11 Apr 2018

New York conference puts the spotlight on powerful women in luxury

With 2018 marking a century since women won the landmark right to vote, it seems the perfect time to celebrate the female business leaders who are elevating luxury businesses. And so the Women in Luxu... Read More

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