This year’s Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève is going to rock

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Eric Singer, drummer for the rock band Kiss, has been named to the jury of watchmaking’s highest awards, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG). He is a well-known collector of eclectic timepieces and will join the rotating group of 26 jurors in … Read More

Luxury Apple Watch sells 6 units on local launch day

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TAIPEI–The luxury version of Apple Inc.’s smartwatch recorded sales of six units Friday, the day of its launch in Taiwan, according to an Apple-authorized reseller. The premium Apple Watch Edition, crafted from custom rose or yellow 18-karat gold, is available … Read More

The Balancing of Luxury and Technology Brings Brands to a Crossroad

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Over the last few months there has been an interesting congregation of fashionistas and tech geeks (my apologies, early adopters). Apple has created a product that brings to two very important demographics together with what is possibly the first ‘desirable’ … Read More

A carbon buckle leather belt? Because freedom is priceless…

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REVINE, ITALY. May 14, 2015 – Dedicated to the design and development of lifestyle elements for discerning tastes that don’t bow to convention and combining advanced composite technology and fine leather craftsmanship, KASPARI (www.getkaspari.com) is redefining lifestyle accessories with the … Read More

Will Smartwatches Kill the Swiss Luxury Watch Industry?

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Watches, which first evolved in the 17th century from spring-powered clocks, were strictly mechanical devices that operated by controlling the speed of the watch. As technology progressed, vibrating quartz crystals were adopted to improve the accuracy of telling time. In 1970, … Read More

Dior’s New Flagship in Gangnam District to Attract Consumers With High Tea

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NEW YORK—South Korea has been gradually overtaking Japan as Asia’s fashion trend-setting epicenter—and foreign luxury brands have been adapting their marketing strategies to reflect that shift. Christian Dior, the fashion and perfume label owned by the LVMH group that includes … Read More

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