THE TIME OF CHANEL
At all times, Gabrielle Chanel lived only in the present. “I don’t know how to be anywhere but in the present” she confided.
An inspired present, a time of true, strong, free creation where Gabrielle blends eras, confronts influences, remakes the new with the old, gracefully walking the tightrope stretched between the past and the future.
A visionary present fueled by audacity and intuition, work and determination—a movement that invites women... Read More
Mark life’s celebrations with Baume & Mercier’s Classima inspired from a 1940’s museum piece in its archives. Sleek in stainless steel, it features Roman numerals, a date window at 3 o’clock, and is equipped with a Swiss quartz movement. Designed for both women and men, it comes in three sizes: 40mm, 36.5mm and 31mm with a choice of steel bracelet or leather strap in intense blue or black.
On encountering an extraordinary set of emeralds, Cartier’s designers revived a papyrus... Read More
Resilience and perseverance mark the history of Saxony luxury watch brand Glashutte Original. Founded in 1845, its growth was impacted, enriched and sculpted by key world events, such as the two World Wars and their subsequent effects. It’s an inspiring tale not just of survival but also of far reaching, insightful vision benefitting the populace of an entire region in Germany and its succeeding generations. Recently, Marketing Director of Aviamost Fady Boustany was invited to visit the... Read More
Renowned Italian luxury house Bulgari hosted its annual pre-Oscars party at the Chateau Mormont in West Hollywood, California. The ambience was lit with flickering white candles while the walls were lined with magenta and purple flowers and celebrity guests like the stunning Princess Lilly zu Sayn dazzled in Bulgari’s gorgeous jewels
Untamed nature is captured in all its glory in Boucheron’s new Nature Triomphante collection. In 1858, when Frederic Boucheron opened his first boutique... Read More
Parisian luxury house Chanel pays stunning tribute to one of its famous founder’s most personal symbols, wheat in its stunning new High Jewellery collection Les Bles de Chanel. It is inspired by her childhood memories of walks with her father in the wheat fields around their home in South-West France. Fashioned in the most precious materials the collection’s pieces capture the beauty of wheat sheaves swaying in the wind in lines that recall the entire cycle of the grain. Stamped by the... Read More
Inspired by the Parisian spirit of romance and glamour, Swarovski’s new jewelry collection offers desirable pieces to gift this Valentine’s Day.
Be brilliant, be daring and prepare to fall in love with Swarovski’s new collection of jewelry celebrating an urban romance. Lustrous pavé accents blend effortlessly with blush and golden metallic tones, of-the-moment silhouettes and brilliant Swarovski cuts that dial up the glamour.
Taking center stage of the Valentine’s selection,... Read More
An outward sign of innermost passion, the Love bracelet designed in New York by Aldo Cipullo back in the Seventies radically modernised the bond of love and thus became an icon.
This latest version is delicate, but otherwise alike in every way with its wrist-hugging oval shape emphatically punctuated with screws.
A variation on a universal classic... unisex and graphic, fastened with the help of a screwdriver, sealing your relationship within an everlasting circle of Love.... Read More
Luxury Swiss watchmaker Vacheron Constantin of prestige watches and a brand of the Richemont Group was founded in Geneva way back in 1755 by Jean-Marc Vacheron. It is the world’s oldest watchmaker which has also remained in continuous operation. Its motto remains “Do better if possible and that is always possible’. Highly sought after in Russia, it celebrated its 260th anniversary in 2015 when it revealed the world’s most complicated mechanical watch named 57260 which took three watchmakers... Read More
1957, 9P and Piaget Altiplano are three terms brought together by destiny. For it was sixty years ago in 1957 that the renowned watchmaker presented the world’s ultra-thin wristwatch, the Altiplano, housing what was then the world’s thinnest mechanical movement, Caliber 9P. Naming this year as ‘The Year of Altiplano’, the iconic brand commemorates the groundbreaking horlogical event with the launch of two limited edition Altiplano timepieces at the SIHH 2017
Swiss luxury watchmaker... Read More
The celebrated American style icon Tiffany & Co. has a storied history going back over 175 years. Founded in 1837 by Charles Lewis Tiffany it was established on the belief that 'good design is good business'. As the premier purveyor of jewels and timepieces, as well as luxury table, personal and household accessories, its standing in the luxury world blends a rich tapestry of dreams, designs and destiny...
Early November 2016 witnessed one of Dubai’s most-talked... Read More