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The making of Backes & Strauss Queen of Hearts collection

Whether it’s to celebrate a milestone or to make a watch that emulates individuality, Backes & Strauss gives us a sneak peek of what goes into making a unique Queen of Hearts masterpiece.  The interlocking hearts on the dial further…

Naim Mu-so’s latest offering is something really special for audio enthusiasts

Music lovers can now enjoy exceptional sound and styling whether listening at home, on the move, or in any Bentley car, thanks to an extended collaboration between the iconic British marque, and premium audio brands, Naim Audio and Focal. Design…

3 unforgettable Alexander McQueen collections

3 Unforgettable Collections Of Alexander McQueen Exquisite detailing, reimagined silhouettes and edgy luxury with a meaning: besides creating breathtaking trends in the fashion world, Alexander McQueen never missed the opportunity to make social and political statements with his collections. From…

A different kind of nude by Nubian Skin

Created by Ade Hassan, Nubian Skin is a lingerie and hosiery range for women of colour. It was launched in 2014 due to the frustration that there was a lack of skin tone choices to go with varieties of outfits…

Indulgent skincare treatments by Epara

Skincare is a big business. But while innovation is rife when it comes to products and formulations, the industry itself is slow to change. Women of colour, in particular, are underrepresented and underserved. It can be an almost impossible task…

Adorn your ceilings Eichholtz-style

Boast your flair with a chandelier Be it a hotel lobby or a posh mansion, a vintage styled club or a modernized work space, a minimalist salon or an extravagant art gallery, a chandelier can make or break the look…

Vana, from Durban with leather love

Vana is a brand for women’s leather goods, handcrafted bags created in South Africa, by Vanashree, fourth generation South African of Indian descent. Her collection strongly reflects the richness of the mixture of her Indian heritage and South African roots.…

LVMH Louis Vuitton appoints Virgil Abloh as its new Men’s Artistic Director

Louis Vuitton appoints Virgil Abloh Virgil Abloh, who is of Ghanaian descent, has been named as Men’s Artistic Director for LVMH Louis Vuitton. Abloh owns the label Off-White which was a finalist in the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers…

Haute Joallerie: the magnificence of Nature

From the majestic Lion of Chanel, the secret rooms of Dior in Versailles and a snowy Russian interpretation by Chaumet to the fascinating stones of Chopard, Parisian haute joallerie celebrates and glorifies the magnificence of Nature. CHANEL  Coco is the lion.…

Paris Haute Couture: blossoming fashion

Paris Haute Couture: a Spring/Summer rendezvous with this Spring’s haute couture collections. DIOR You probably wouldn’t guess that Monsieur Christian Dior was a true art connoisseur who had friends such as Dalì or Picasso and who had his own art…