Books

BOOKS: Discover: CHANEL: Three Weeks in 1962

From the foreword through to the back cover, each lovely page unfolds the secret world of Coco Chanel. Capturing the icon in intimate photos: gorgeous,...

Kensington Palace, London: A Legacy of Luxury Book Launch

The Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club (RREC), established in 1957, is celebrating its diamond jubilee over the coming year. To mark this milestone the RREC will...

Irresistible Reads: The Encyclopedia of Antique Carpets

The Encyclopedia of Antique Carpets is the first-ever comprehensive antique carpet reference guide spanning the past twenty-five centuries and numerous countries around the world. An...

BOOK: Count and Countess d’Ornano’s family life told by Gérard Gausset, their chef over...

During 40 years, Gérard Gausset worked for the d’Ornano family, came the tale of their crossed lives that unfolds on these pages. Hubert and...

How Luxury Could Be Measured

Our ability to review our past equals our inability to predict our future, though, can our ability to reach certain achievements in the past...

Luxury Moment: At My Writing Desk

Imagine a delightful moment engaged in the simple pleasure of taking pen to paper. A little sip and nibble of deliciousness add to the enjoyment...

Irresistible Reads: Chanel, Louis Vuitton, The Wine Questionnaire and More

Jewelry by CHANEL (Thames & Hudson) Louis Vuitton The Birth of Modern Luxury Updated Edition Baccarat: Two Hundred and Fifty Years (Rizzoli) The Wine Questionnaire (Assouline) Luxury Toys for Men (Zents) Paris in the...

Irresistible Reads: A Luxury Moment with a Great Book by Assouline

A Luxury Moment with a Great Book Imagine a luxurious moment to escape into the pages of a wonderful book. Embraced in a most comfortable...

Holiday Luxury Gift Guide 2014 – #LuxuryShopping

Inside are things with which to indulge yourself, dine on, adorn, comfort and grace your luxury spaces, each gorgeous item lusciously draping the pages...

Bentley: The Book

BENTLEY THE BOOK Much like the cars themselves, a stunning illustrated volume profiling the history of the Bentley brand, a name synonymous with innovation. Their 200...

Recommended Reading: Meta-luxury: Brands and the Culture of Excellence

The book "Meta-luxury Brands and the Culture of Excellence" is a must-read for all luxury industry professionals. In a world where the word 'luxury' has...

Irresistible Reads: Harrison Design 25

Harrison Design 25 Text by Henrika Dyck Taylor, Foreword by Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk Hardcover / 453 pages / 446 color illustrations /$65 / ISBN: 978-1-5323-0471-2 / Publication...

Jaeger-LeCoultre Yearbooks, A Tribute to Beauty and Imagery

The Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Yearbook is an annual publications started in 2007, paying tribute to the world of images and highlighting contributions from the most famous...

Irresistible Reads – Jaeger-LeCoultre Yearbook Ten The Art of Revealing the Unexpected

JAEGER-LECOULTRE YEARBOOK 10 In fine fashion once again, Jaeger-LeCoultre creates a feast for the eyes on the page melding photographic art and the beautiful expression...

Irrestible Reads: Book Excerpt: Meta-Luxury: Brands and The Culture of Excellence

Chapter 1 Introduction: Why Meta-luxury? Luxury, as a concept, has been used in many different ways. As a term, ‘luxury’ has amassed a multitude of meanings...