By : | April 29, 2013

On April 26, London-based Livyora Limited, a high-gloss luxury jewelry brand debuted Overture, its capsule collection of fine jewellery for India, at a glittering soirĂ©e at the British High Commission in New Delhi. Backed by UK Trade and Investment, a government body that enables British businesses the world over, and ably supported by Mr. Barry […]

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By : | April 26, 2013

Among the ten things that Julie Deane put down as ideas to make more money, so she could afford better education for her daughter, was selling traditional satchels. The brand, set up on a humble budget and a dream for her daughter, has today evolved into a powerhouse that retails through stores like Saks Fifth […]

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By : | April 22, 2013

It was the September of 2007 and as the Fashion Week for Spring 2008 came to an end, it seemed that India was the country du jour as designer after designer sent India-inspired collections down the runway. While the country has always served as an inspiration for designers in the West, the collections shown at […]

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By : | April 19, 2013

In a country where opinions change with geographical locations, where a Mumbaikar doesn’t think like a Delhite, and a Bangalorean is far removed from the worldview of a Chennaite, how do luxury brands market themselves? It is a dilemma that the brands have been dealing with for quite a while. Many realise that they have […]

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By : | April 15, 2013

LuxuryNext endeavors to seek unique luxury brands is a journey where we are also constantly amazed at the hidden gems we discover and then further reveal to our audience. This time our find is truly special and unusual since what could be more luxurious then a healthy and exquisite connotation of ‘liquid gold’ or better […]

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By : | April 12, 2013

Across the globe, high-profile luxury brands are leading the way toward a new era where luxury and sustainability co-exist. In fact, the hospitality and tourism industry has long been a leader in this area. Today, hotels and resorts are adapting environmentally friendly practices that drive positive change for their properties. But that’s not enough. The […]

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By : | April 5, 2013

(Excerpts from Dr. Ashok Som speech at the Mint Luxury Conference, 2013 Part1) Dear Ladies, Gentlemen, Guests, Friends and colleagues It gives me immense pleasure to address this august gathering here today. Thank you LiveMint / Hindustan Times and Mr. Anand Bhardwaj for inviting me to speak at your Conference. For a nation to succeed […]

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By : | April 1, 2013

Since a while now the luxury fashion brigade has seemed to be adopting or rather adapting to eco fashion which has been trending for some time in the society. What started as another great marketing device has now emerged as a significant strategy for luxury brands who pride them as selves as being futuristic and […]

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