For their latest ad campaign, Hermes has skipped fall and headed straight to winter. Brazilian top model, Raquel Zimmermann stars in the snow covered campaign shot by Eric Valli at Swedenâ€™s famous Ice Hotel. Eric Valli received its international reputation from contributions to Geo, National Geographic, the Sunday Times, the Smithsonian, Life and Paris Match.
Kenzo – whose symbol is the poppy – keeps innovating following its concept of bringing nature into the urban space. A field of 200,000 poppies will spring up in the middle of the Place du Capitole in Toulouse, France, on Friday 4 and Saturday 5 September. The LVMH-owned brand has held similarly floral festivities in [...]
Inspired by rare wildflowers only found in the South African wilderness, the iconic Wildflowers Collection encapsulates dancing flowers growing in nature. The collection consists of necklaces, bracelets, pendants, earrings and rings all featuring the wildflower design. Source: Sybarites
Forbes says that the most expensive zip code for 2009 is 07620, Alpine, New Jersey. The tiny New Jersey town ranked No. 1 with a median price of $4.14 million for one of its luxurious mansions. The affluent borough, with a median household income of $128,287, topped Forbes’ list despite housing prices falling 23 percent [...]
Luxury Swiss watch and jewellery maker Chopard has just taken a substantial order from Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. The order was for 250 limited edition watches valued at around 8 million Swiss Francs ($7.5 million). They should each have the likeness of Colonel Gaddafi on them in some form and were ordered to celebrate [...]
For the second time in a row, the traditional watch manufactory A. Lange & SÃ¶hne comes out top of the ranking of German luxury brands, published by the business news magazine â€œWirtschaftswocheâ€ in its edition of 17 August 2009.