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BOVET Previews 2016 Model Lady BOVET Unique Piece

BOVET 1822 is privileged to participate in the sixth edition of Only Watch, the biennial fine timepiece auction benefitting Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The House of BOVET has contributed a truly unique and beautiful piece to this important cause, crafted in […]

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Manolo Blahnik Launches First Bag Collection

By Zahra Al-Kateb Manolo Blahnik has announced his very first line of evening clutches inspired by his world-famous ornate footwear. Taking inspiration from his legendary Hangisi pump – the satin heel featuring a square bejeweled buckle which earned a starring […]

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Summer in Provence: Faberge’s Latest Collection

Faberge has captured summer in the Southern France with their new Summer in Provence collection which includes an array of jewelry designs and timepieces. The latest creation to emerge from the Faberge workshops is a high jewelry collection that dazzles […]

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Fabergé Summer in Provence Timepiece - Moodshot Front fb
Fabergé Summer in Provence Timepiece - Moodshot Front fb

Chanel Exhibition Coming to the Saatchi Gallery

By Zahra Al-Kateb The history of Chanel will be displayed in the Mademoiselle Prive exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery in the heart of London. For three weeks this October, the Chanel exhibition will feature an enchanted journey through the brand’s […]

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Image Credit: Chanel
Image Credit: Chanel

H.L. James Sets New Heights for Gentleman on the Luxury Scale

H.L. James’ cutting-edge collection of technology cases, wallets, travel accessories, and signature backpacks redefine the word ‘luxury’. Characterized by the rich textures of alligator skin, these exquisite products capitalize on exceptional quality, iconic design and functionality. H.L. James backpacks are […]

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The $1 Million Coat: Fendi Haute Fourrure Show

By Zahra Al-Kateb The Theatre des Champs-Elysees played host to Karl Lagerfeld’s first ever “Haute Fourrure” collection for Fendi last week, where guests admired a collection of 30 looks made out of fur. One particular coat was valued by The […]

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Balmain Launch Sister Campaign for Fall 2015

By Zahra Al-Kateb Balmain’s creative director Olivier Rousteing has launched a sister campaign starring Joan and Erika Smalls, Kendall and Kylie Jenner and Gigi and Bella Hadid. Shot by Mario Sorrenti, the campaign highlights the relationship between the sisters, inspired […]

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Image Credit: Balmain
Image Credit: Balmain

Alexander McQueen’s Armadillo Boot Goes to Auction

By Zahra Al-Kateb As part of Christie’s Handbags & Accessories auction, Alexander McQueen’s iconic Armadillo Boot will be authentically reproduced in aid of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF to support earthquake relief efforts in Nepal. The Armadillo boot is one […]

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Mila Kunis Stars in New Gemfields Campaign

By Zahra Al-Kateb Known for its deep hue and exclusivity, rubies are often recognized as a luxurious statement symbol, a representation of distinctiveness and rarity. It is this very stone that is being championed by Gemfields through the launch of […]

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