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Ferrari 488 Pista: Bringing Back Impeccable Performance On-The-Track

With the newly released 488 Pista, the Italian sports car manufacturer, Ferrari is set to take innovation and all its vehicle developments as well as unrivalled track-like performance to the next level. The three latest Ferrari Special Series: the 360 Challenge Stradale, 430 Scuderia and 458 Speciale that are V8-powered …

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These are South Africa’s finest luxury white wines

Wine Cellar tasters have determined SA’s luxury pick of the crop. 74 tasters assembled in Cape Town and Johannesburg as Wine Cellar – fine wine merchants hosted their second luxury white taste-off. Ten of SA’s most expensive and luxurious wines were blind-tasted and the public tasters ranked these in order …

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Let’s aim for sustainable, GDP-boosting luxury in 2018

In a world where disposable, mass-produced goods of dubious quality are wreaking havoc on the environment, there is a growing place for luxury goods that don’t need to be constantly repurchased because of their unfortunate build quality. While we’re all familiar with common sense sayings such as ‘penny wise, pound …

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How to market to the ultra rich

High net worth individuals (HNWIs) are often defined as being net United States Dollar millionaires, says Grace Mumo, executive director of Luxury Media Africa. She says that at the current rates of exchange, this means you’ll need just under R12-million in net assets to be the subject of this piece. That’s …

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Love and Jewels, a match so true to Africa. One who has an acute & detail understanding of this is Jenna Clifford, who most recently expressed this in a TANZANITE COLLECTION, a clear reflection of that notion. Luxury Media Africa had the grand honour to host the reveal of TANZANITE …

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4 Disruptive Luxury Travel Trends Shattering the Status Quo

The hospitality industry is gearing up for elevated demand among both leisure and business travelers. Last year, the global luxury market collectively grew 4 percent to an estimated $1.15 (€1.08) trillion. Coupled with optimistic forecasts that the luxury goods market will pick up this year, this comes amid evidence that, despite widespread geopolitical uncertainties, …

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Yellow dining


Fortunately for Cape Town’s Champagne fans, this year Veuve Clicquot is once again presenting Yelloweek from the 25th of February to the 4th of March… a week of exceptional Champagne experiencestaking place at some of the most sought-after venues in the Mother City. From the glamorous palm-lined Camps Bay strip …

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Our Newest Obsession: Jenna Clifford Jewellery

When it comes to top Jewellery collections, Jenna Clifford is our newest obsession! Her company, Jenna Clifford: Bespoke & Fine Diamond Jewellery has set trends and appeared on A-list celebs for over two decades. Delicate, jewel-encrusted bracelets and chunky, colorful statement necklaces coexist in the designer’s vast collection of lines. With her “incredible eye …

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Ultimate Luxury Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and this is the lovely event where roses are sent from a secret follower, gifts are exchanged between lovers and couples enjoy romantic candle-lit dinners. Apart from the traditional bunch of roses and box of heart shaped chocolates, the couple’s gift is a great …

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Tiffany & Co. Celebrates the Power of Love in New Campaign

Tiffany & Co. has released a new campaign to celebrate the very best of emotional connections of each couple. #Tiffanyandco Celebrates The Power of Love The latest advertising campaign for Tiffany & Co. explores the theme “Believe In Love,” which honours commitment in its many forms and features a diversity of …

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Kisua: African Fashion to the world

KISUA, which is Kiswahili for ‘Well-dressed person’, has a significant business element of presenting a more comprehensive narrative of the African continent.   How Inspiration struck According to an interview with True Africa, it was Mensah’s habit of gift giving after trips to other African countries that lead him to realize that …

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Oh! Eau-de-Vie

Over one hundred years ago a Cellar Master selected eau-de-vie which would be used in blending a Cognac he would never get to taste but it had to carry the legacy to become Louis XIII by Rémy Martin. Chris Buchanan attended an exclusive tasting. This is a bottle of Cognac …

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