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  • Secret Doors and Formulas
    Secret Doors and Formulas
    I was recently invited to a private tasting showcase for Marnier-Lapostolle, most widely known for Grand Marnier, a cognac based liqueur. I was also afforded the rare opportunity to meet the master distiller for the brand, which we’ll get...
  • Thomas Tait - Fashion Designer
    Thomas Tait wins the inaugural LVMH prize
    Several moments in fashion really bring out the almost lost art of celebrating true fashion creativity. Well LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy) has created a competition for young and innovative designers called the "LVMH Prize". This...
  • LVMH announces the panel of experts for its LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize
    LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize contest
    Calling all young emerging designer the LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize contest is open until Feb 2. LVMH is home to some of the world's largest fashion brands such as Louis Vuitton, Emilo Pucci, Fendi, Givenchy and Marc Jacobs just to name...
  • Louis Vuitton
    ‘Is Louis Vuitton As Meaningful As The Kremlin?'
    At the malaise of Russian politicians, this fashion writer argues, ‘yes’ and points to advertising.Veni, Vidi, ViciYesterday, Russians whispered a unanimous, 'Bid adieu' to Louis Vuitton’s holiday monstrosity—i.e.,...
  • International Fashion & Style;  Berluti men's spring  2014
    International Fashion & Style; Berluti men's spring 2014
    In a season where “men are the new women,” Berluti arrives with a refreshing sigh of relief and a respite from the absurdity that has been populating the men’s shows for the past few weeks.This nascent collection dares to show...
  • International Fashion & Style;  Maxime Simoens  resort 2014
    International Fashion & Style; Maxime Simoens resort 2014
    RESORT 2014Dear Max,Just had a look at the slides for resort and all I can say is fabuleux! I really loved it a lot. I have been watching you ever since you designed the collections for Leonard and I knew that once LVMH had focused on you that...
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    LVMH opens its workshop doors to consumers
    LVMH is currently promoting an advertising program to demonstrate its supreme craftsmanship whereby it will be opening the doors of many of its luxury boutiques to the public to permit consumers entry into its warehouses and craft spaces.The...
  • International  style; NYFW Marc Jacobs Spring 2013
    International style; NYFW Marc Jacobs Spring 2013
    The emperor’s new clothes have arrived for Spring 2013. This time around Mr. Jacobs saw fit to revisit the 60’s … again and Edie Sedgwick … again sans her big earrings, cigarette or her swagger. I will admit that this...
  • Winter Fragrances
    Fragrances for the Winter season
    Looking for tempting, delicious fragrances perfect for the Winter season? Two major beauty and fashion industry icons, Oscar De La Renta and Kilian (grandson of the founder of LVMH group), have scents to sweeten every holiday. Oscar De La Renta...