Luxury Swiss watch manufacturer, Ulysse Nardin, held the grand opening of its flagship boutique in the United States at the Boca Raton Town Center Mall on December 16. Ulysse Nardin watches are each handmade and only 20,000 pieces are produced each year.
Gold is set to build on this year's hefty gains in 2011 as uncertainty over the stability of the global financial system boosts its safe-haven allure, but other precious metals may offer investors a higher return.
In his third appearance at Couture Fashion Week, New York-based fashion designer Edwing D'Angelo will present his latest collection on February 2011. The fashion show will be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria hotel on Park Avenue.
Swiss luxury watch maker Omega will be opening the doors of its largest UK boutique on Tuesday 21st December. The location for the new 233m² store is going to be none other than London's famous Regent Street.
There may not be snow on the ground yet on Bay Street, but Christmas could come early this year for Canada's diamond miners who are among the few with the gems to supply growing global demand for high-end jewelry.
The founder of Tod's Diego Della Valle and his brother completed the sale of a minority stake in the Italian luxury goods maker on Wednesday, which has left investors guessing about their future plans.
New research from eBay highlights a rapidly growing trend for mobile shopping – or ‘Mopping’ as the online retailer is referring to the phenomenon. There are up to 340,000 daily visits to eBay.co.uk via mobile apps, and more than 170,000 UK Moppers spend over £30 per week.
In Belgium, the country of surreal art and comic books, mad hatter Christophe Coppens is perfectly cut out for his part as designer of fantasy headgear for the likes of pop star Rihanna, and milliner to the king.
India possesses the world’s most competitive gems and jewellery market due to its low cost of production and availability of skilled labour. The industry is growing at a tremendous rate on the back of growing demand and is expected to rise up to 13% during 2011-13.
Gucci, one of the world’s leading luxury fashion brands, has announced its direct entry in the Greek retail market through the signing of an agreement for the establishment of a joint venture with Charagionis Group, the well-known and respected local partner.
After launching its new redesigned website bottegaveneta.com in June 2010, the brand has decided to extend its e-commerce reach beyond the USA by adding the option to shop in Japan since November, and now also in the United Kingdom as of December 8th.