From fine suitcases to automobile inspired watches to bikes to must haves for a bride to be to a jewellery we bring you the week that was at Luxpresso
Globetrotting with fine suitcases
While picking the right destination and companion for vacation is essential, your luggage also plays a vital role in ensuring you have a smooth trip to and fro. Besides being sturdy, a suitcase needs to be stylish too.
To fuel you wanderlust and have a glitch-free holiday, some of the finest suitcases are Tumi V3 Continental, Bric’s Bellagio Spinner Trunk, Ted Baker’s Adaya Hanging Gardens, Paul Smith’s Navy Ridgeback, Moschino’s Wheeled Luggage, luggage from Bottega Veneta, Louis Vuitton’s Horizon 50 and Samsonite’s Curv Poly.
Eight watches inspired by automobiles
Since times immemorial, the worlds of automobiles and horology have shared strong ties and they are not breaking anytime soon. Keeping track of seconds and minutes is one of the most crucial elements in the world of cars; a role for which chronographs are essential. So it is not surprising that many watchmakers create at least one timepiece that takes inspiration from luxe four-wheelers. While some manufacturers are seen harking back to the glorious heritage of automobiles, there are a few who reinvent the present day vehicles.
Some stunning wrist watches influenced and inspired by automobiles and designed to impress car enthusiasts are Porsche 1919 Chronotimer Black & Rubber, Ralph Lauren 45mm Automotive Chronometer, Chopard G.P.M.H. Power Control, Graham Silverstone RS Endurance 24HR, Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Titanium Carbon, Richard Mille RM 011 Flyback Chronograph, Omega Speedmaster Racing Co – Axial and the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona.
Fashion guide for brides with stylist Tanvi Ghavri
After having styled top Bollywood and Hollywood names like Sonam Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, Kareena Kapoor Khan and even Freida Pinto, celebrity stylist Tanya Ghavri recently hosted a private wedding trunk show called ‘The Dhoom Dhaam Wedding’. Drawing inspiration from her bridal shoots, the stylist shared with us few must-dos and must-haves that is perfect for every bride-to-be’s anticipated wardrobe.
From designer lehengas to custom trunks and make-up accessories, Tanya identified bridal essentials for every girl crushing on those gorgeous Bollywood brides.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s million dollar Five Star Hotel in Madeira
Furthering his love for his hometown Funchal in Madeira, Portugal, Cristiano Ronaldo has launched a new five-star hotel property called Pestana CR7. While the tourists exploring the city visit the ace footballer’s renowned CR7 museum, one can now take a night’s halt and check-in at this themed hotel in the city.
Most covetable high fashion jewellery brands
While diamonds and solid gold make for most of the wedding jewellery, more and more women are opting for light, quirky fashion pieces for their everyday look. So, we list a few of the finest high-fashion jewellery brands that use precious stones, crystals and gold plating to create a few of the most covetable couture pieces.
Swarovski, Amrapali, Suhani Pitte, Valliyan, Atelier Mon and Bansri are some of the well known labels.
Ducati XDiavel gets a bespoke version with Roland Sands
The launch of Ducati’s XDiavel last year caused waves amongst petrolheads across the globe. And now the brand introduces a special, designer version of the muscle bike with Californian customiser Roland Sands at the 76th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
Vacation in Dubai – The Rocky S way
Dubai gives you an experience that one can cherish the most amongst all other travels across the world. Apart from exploring the stunning partying scenes, which is much talked about, the city is also an address to some spectacular luxury hotels housing exclusivity and discerning hospitality.
Some of the properties you can check-in the next you are in the party capital of the Middle East are The One &Only Royal Mirage Dubai, Rixos, The Palm Dubai, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Dubai’s Ritz Carlton, Jumeriah’s Mina A’Salam, Raffles Dubai, The St. Regis Dubai and One & Only The Palm.