Monthly Archives: February 2018

Tomas Maier Steps Down from His Post at Bottega Veneta

After being at the helm of Bottega Veneta for 17 years, Tomas Maier is stepping down from his role as creative director. The success of the Italian luxury label is largely attributed to Tomas Maier’s contributions. Founded in 1966, “When your own initials are enough” was a bold counter-culture commentary on the luxury industry’s overt ostentation,… Read More »

Make Your Flying Dreams Easier With Bombardier Private Jet

New private jet models come out every year and they are sought-after by jet enthusiasts either for its design or those who want their personal ultimate in-flight experience and further configured the interior to reflect their personal tastes. Recently, the renowned manufacturer of transportation and aerospace, Bombardier, has announced that it will put up its… Read More »

The Original Emmanuel Gueit’s Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Watch Is Up for Auction

Provenance is a common key factor in the auction scene. Here at Luxuo, we covered auction stories for Prince’s estate, watch auction in homage to Walter Lange and of course, James Bond’s Rolex. The result of these auctions is often groundbreaking. At times, fetching a price way higher than a similar asset without a story to… Read More »

Floating Penthouse – Ferretti Yachts 920 “Tai He Ban”

The Ferretti Yachts 920 “Tai He Ban” is a maxi-flybridge model with imposing and dynamic lines. Its sensational entertaining areas are both spacious and relaxing. The sophisticated interior furnishings make this yacht “one of a kind” in its category, and the first model to go on show in Hong Kong also the first time on… Read More »

One Crown Place – Stylish Urban Living

One Crown Place’s location is a gem. Close to its proximity, just a comfortable walk or short tube ride away, are amenities and landmarks that rank among the best in London. These include highly-regarded universities, Michelin-starred restaurants, five-star hotels, rooftop bars offering picturesque views of the city, luxury boutiques, fitness centres, cultural places of interest,… Read More »

The Royal Effect: Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex Wears Prada

Last Tuesday, the Duchess of Sussex joined her husband and Queen Elizabeth II for the Queen’s Young Leaders Awards in Buckingham Palace. This marks her first time attending the ceremony, which honours young people for leadership and service in their communities. WATCH: The Queen, Sir John Major and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex (wearing… Read More »

#DiorLoveChain: Dior’s new video campaign for charity, starring Natalie Portman, Rihanna, Bella Hadid and more

What would you do for love? It’s a pretty daunting question to think about, even without it being posed by the beautiful face of Miss Dior, Natalie Portman. The Academy Award winner, however, doesn’t even bat an eye when she resolutely declares that she “would travel to the end of the Earth” for love. The… Read More »

Legendary Blue Diamond of Royal Descent sells for 6.7 million

The pear-shaped, dark grey-blue gem, known as The Farnese Blue, was sold after a mere four minutes of bidding at the Sotheby’s auction. Found at India’s Golconda mines, the Farnese diamond was a gift to the daughter of the Duke of Parma in 1715 to mark her marriage to King Philip V of Spain. One of… Read More »

Private Jets Are Now Passé: The Flaris LAR 1 Personal Jet Fits In Your Garage

Flaris The Flaris LAR 1 is a single-pilot, four-passenger personal jet that was revealed at the 2013 Paris Air Show. Projected then to make its virgin flight in 2015, it was not until this July when flight tests began in Poland, following 2 years of ground tests that were completed in June. The Flaris LAR… Read More »