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OKAPI – An African Luxury Brand with Presence,

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OKAPI – An African Luxury Brand with Presence, Nature Conservative Cautious, Unique and Timeless Luxurious, authentic, bold, energy, artisanal, attention to detail, quality over quantity are just a few words that describe the @OKAPI brand. Produced in Cape Town, South Africa I had the honour of meeting the Brand Ambassador …

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HANDS-ON: TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre Heuer 02

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Of the hundreds of thousands of wristwatches that have been created over the last century, how many are truly iconic? The answer: honestly, not many … not many at all. Candidly, there are probably fewer than 50 timepieces of the last 100 years that can claim to have had an …

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This Luxury Collagen Shot is the Bentley of Drinkable Collagen

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If you’re always looking for the next skincare trend, chances are you’ve probably heard of collagen. The buzzed-about collagen peptides supplement is known to trigger your body’s production of collagen in order to reverse signs of aging and give you that coveted youthful glow. As the popularity of collagen has wildly increased …

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Cristiano Ronaldo and His Exceptional Footwear

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Over the last few decades, sports icons have risen to the status of international celebrities, through their unique personalities and as much as what they accomplish in their careers. These figures have increasingly become symbols of style, and in some cases ambassadors for luxury lifestyle brands. Cristiano Ronaldo for CR7 …

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New York Runway SA – A Collaboration to elevate SA Fashion to new heights

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Local and international models and designers descended on the majestic Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers in Century City Cape Town. In the first of a new trend in fashion collaboration. Big names like Michael Lombard from New York Fashion week and local designers like Jacques LeGrange and Johanna from Beach Cult …

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Here’s Why Drake, Jay-Z and LeBron James Prefer Patek Philippe to Rolex

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If you follow celebrity style sites or Instagram accounts, you may have noticed a lot of attention being paid recently to the watches being worn by the likes of Drake, Jay-Z and LeBron James. Significantly, the timepieces sported by these tastemakers, and, increasingly, their imitators, are not Rolexes; they are …

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Upgrade Yourself: 10 Luxury Sneakers

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The high-fashion-meets-street wear wave is at a high tide right now, and the current abundance of Luxury Sneakers on both the runways and streets is evidence of this trend. While there have been footwear brands founded foremost on the luxury sneaker — ranging from the minimalist classic Common Projects to the more …

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Maserati & Bvlgari: The New Octo Timepieces

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Watchmakers are wild about cars—that’s hardly news. Simply look to the myriad partnerships between luxury timepiece brands and their counterparts in the automotive world to understand their shared fascination with precision, craftsmanship, mechanical engineering, and timing. Few watch-car marriages, however, are as well-suited as the one that unites Bulgari and Maserati, two quintessentially Italian brands whose five-year collaboration …

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Jacob & Co. and Lionel Messi Team Up to Create a one-off Timepiece for Charity

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The collaboration between luxury jewelry maker Jacob & Co. and soccer star Lionel Messi has spawned yet another special edition timepiece. This time round, the special watch is a one-off created in aid of Only Watch, the biennial charity auction of unique timepieces created by the finest watchmaking brands. Called the Jacob & …

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Why Birkins and investing are more alike than different

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Vast majority of high end bags fail to qualify as investment assets because it depends on emotional appeal rather than rational, disciplined approaches. Birkins however, are an exception according to Stella Lee, writing for UOBAM invest. You hear this phrase all the time. “Buying as an investment”. As much as …

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LEAP YEAR: The RTW Clothing Lovingly Made In Uganda

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Launched in 2013, Leap Year is a clothing brand made and based in Uganda. It is the premier product from Asali Designs; a company formed by Pamela Kahwa to manifest her dreams and aspirations within the fashion industry. Although Pamela has had no formal training in the craft, she is …

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Louis Vuitton’s Newest Range Of Luggage Raised The Bar For Airport Style

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Designed by Marc Newman, Louis Vuitton gives you a reason why you should purchase their new range of luggage for your upcoming holiday. Travelling Light Has A New Meaning Known for its creation of the first flat, stackable travel trunk in the 19th century, the French fashion house has come a …

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New generation Horological Smartwatches for gents now available at Frederique Constant

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Peter Stas, co-founder of the Group has always been intrigued by how it was possible to add smart features to simple quartz watches. He saw an opportunity to develop exciting connected watches with extensive information and graphics displayed on smartphones since 2010 and eventually launched the first Frederique Constant Horological …

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