Shop our daily edit of the best luxury fashion, beauty and interiors buys, including brand new products and must-have limited edition pieces… The Luxury List
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Gozney Dome in Olive Green, £1,199, gozney.com
The arrival of August means one thing: it’s time to grab your tongs and apron, round up some dinner guests and enjoy you barbeque to the full before the rain comes in. Ready to elevate your
al fresco cooking game? Try Gozney’s dome wood-fired oven, which has the capacity to roast, smoke, steam and bake your menu. Old school barbeques will never be the same with this bit of kit; an impressive addition to the garden that will surely wow guests and earn many envious glances.
Madame F x Crosstown Pride Box, £37.95, crosstown.co.uk
In the lead up to Pride 2022, London bakery Crosstown is teaming up with vegan wine brand Madame F to curate a special themed box of food and drink. The box, which contains six doughnuts and a bottle of Madame F Rosé, was created to raise money for Queer Britain, the charity responsible for launching the UK’s first LGBTQ+ museum. With every box sold, £5 will go to the charity.
Ettinger London Capra Triple Watch Roll in Tan, £395, ettinger.co.uk
Royal Warrant holders Ettinger London recently added to its wide selection of leather accessories, with a collection of new single, double and triple watch rolls made from Capra goat leather. Available in five colour ways – black, tan, marine blue, forest green and Bordeaux – the rolls are designed to keep your watches safe both at home and on the go (without compromising on style). If you’re thinking of grabbing one as a gift for a friend, you can also have the watch rolls personalised with a word or initials.
Katrin Moye Tulip Vase on Feet from the Arabesque Tulipiere Collection, £450, whiteworksgroup.co.uk
Meet your next interiors obsession: tulipieres. Loved by the fashion set, tulipieres are the latest cult status
objet d’art on the tablescaping scene this summer. With its multiple spouts, intricate decoration and sculptural form, the tulipiere is a statement piece all on its own – but the addition of flowers can make you look like a florist overnight (without any of the effort). Originally from the Netherlands, the tulipiere was the ultimate status symbol of the 17th century – how else would you flex your tulip collection? – but now has a home on tables all over the world. One of the flourishing tulipiere artists of today is Katrin Moye, who makes her vases in the traditional Delft style (in blue and white ceramics).
INUR Renew Sleeping Mask, £38, inurbeauty.com
A beauty brand on the block, INUR was founded by the former CEO of BY TERRY, Marion Assuied, and nutritionist Valérie Espinasse. INUR sticks to natural ingredients like matcha, aloe vera and pre and probiotics, which helps give our skin a much-needed energy boost. The Renew Sleeping Mask is an overnight treatment that is said to restore, revive and refresh your skin whilst your body rests, so that you can wake up in the morning with a youthful glow.
Marshall Stanmore III Speaker in Black, £329.99, marshallheadphones.com
Time to turn up the music? Marshall has just introduced a new line of speakers for summer of celebrations in the sun. While still boasting the classic Marshall design, the speakers include a Bluetooth pairing button, power switch, bass and treble controls and a control knob. The new design also takes into consideration a more sustainable approach by eliminating PVC and instead using 70 per cent recycled plastic and only vegan materials. And since these speakers were designed to fill your home with sound, you can bring the festival home with you long after the night has ended. You can now pre-order the Stanmore III in black, which delivers later this month, as well as cream and brown, which will be released in autumn.
Giovanni Raspini Posidonia Earrings, £180, giovanniraspini.com
Italian jeweller Giovanni Raspini handmakes its collections using traditional wax cast techniques, creating beautiful wearable artworks in gold and silver. One of its latest collections for summer, Posidonia, takes inspiration from the marine world through sculptural forms and shapes. Crafted in lightweight silver, pieces feature blue mother-of-pearl and quartz doublets, which are set between die-cast filaments that mimic the sway of currents.
Rémy Martin XO by Lee Broom limited-edition cognac 700ml, £190, selfridges.com
Rémy Martin has collaborated with award-winning furniture and lighting designer Lee Broom on a limited edition cognac decanter, which reimagines the original XO decanter for the first time since 1981. The new design features hundreds of fine ‘starburst’ cuts, which have been carved onto the solar shape of the original decanter. ‘I wanted to convey the opulence of Rémy Martin XO, but also the experience of serving it on ice, which is a beautiful way to taste cognac,’ says Lee Broom. ‘The cuts convey a sense of icicles as well as radiance around the circumference of the bottle.’ Cheers to the weekend.
Jo Malone x Richard Quinn Design Edition Candle Duo – The Fruity Floral Pair, £100, jomalone.co.uk
Jo Malone London recently announced an exciting collaboration with British fashion designer Richard Quinn – and the collection, which comprises a selection of candles, candle boxes and draw liners, is out now. Inspired by a shared fascination with florals, the collection features numerous patterns intertwined with flowers, vines and leaves. ‘It was kind of the perfect collaboration, really,’ says Richard of Design Editions by Richard Quinn. ‘We’re both interested in fantasy and florals, so it was a natural fit.’ Jump in to the collection with the Home Candle duo, a heady combination of peony and blush suede and English pear and freesia. The duo comes in a box designed by Richard Quinn, marking the designer’s first foray into fragrance and homeware.
Annoushka 18ct Gold Sapphire ‘Mermaids’ Charm, £2,300, annoushka.com
Fans of ocean mythology and fairy tales can feel right at home with this pendant from Annoushka, which features an 18ct gold mermaid decorated in orange and yellow sapphires sitting on a large freshwater pearl. The charm is one of 13 in a collection created in collaboration with The Vampire’s Wife, with each design inspired by a song by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds. As fans of the musician may guess, this charm was inspired by the song ‘Mermaids’.
LOVE BRAND & Co. x Globe-Trotter Safari 26″ Trolley Case, £2,000, lovebrand.com
Looking for last-minute ideas for
Father’s Day? We’ve got you. British men’s resortwear label LOVE BRAND & Co. has teamed up with luggage brand Globe-Trotter for a summery capsule collection just in time for holiday season. The travel-ready collection features three cases crafted from natural leather and lined with the ‘Elephant Palace’ print (a trompe-l’œil of elephants and Indian palaces). Ideal for the dad itching to explore the world in style.
Retinol Anti Ageing Wonder Duo (Retinol Ceramide Line Erasing Eye Cream & Retinol Ceramide Capsules Line Erasing Night Serum), £106, elizabetharden.co.uk
Those hot on the tail of forever-youthful skin will have already heard of
retinol, the skincare buzzword that has been invading the industry for decades. Elizabeth Arden’s retinol eye cream helps to smooth, brighten and de-puff skin for younger-looking eyes, while still being mindful of delicate skin prone to irritation. The cream is a blend of retinol, peptides and niacinamide, which also work together to keep skin hydrated with an eight-hour continuous release – meaning it will continue to work its magic long after you’ve applied it. Combine with the serum, which is packed with retinol and moisture-boosting ceramides, for better texture and minimised wrinkles.
Style Your Spaces Ruffled Edge Bud Vase, £22, myshopify.com
So you’ve bought flowers for the table, but you’ve forgotten to actually buy a
vase for them. Save yourself the inevitable stress of looking around for something even loosely resembling a cylinder, and instead take it upon yourself to invest in a statement vase. The ultimate tablescape accessory, a vase can be just as colourful and exciting as the treasures it holds. Our pick is from Style Your Spaces, a beautiful glass bud vase with a range of coloured, ruffled edges. An ideal piece for summer.
Kimaï Lab Grown Diamond Tennis Bracelet, £4,105, kimai.com
Summer is fast approaching – which means
tennis season is just around the corner. And while you might be gearing up with regular trips to the tennis courts, or picking out your seats for Wimbledon, make sure you shine out from the rest of the crowd with an aptly appropriate accessory: a tennis bracelet. Kimaï’s take on the classic has been created using 18k recycled gold and lab-grown diamonds, and is bound to add a bit of sparkle to any social occasion you take it out to. You can check out more tennis bracelets in our style edit.
The Rug Company Feather Marble Maroon Rug by Mary Katrantzou, £4,912, therugcompany.com
If we’re honest with ourselves when we think of our perfect bedroom — a
rug rarely is front of mind, or sometimes it barely even makes a footnote. Investing in a beautiful rug is like buying socks for your wardrobe. But this is a woeful mistake: because investing in a beautiful rug is like buying socks for your wardrobe. Make the investment once, and you’ll have it and cherish it forever in ultimate comfort and joy. This one from The Rug Company is for those looking for the ultimate jaw-dropping aesthetic statement for their room. Often collaborating with artists (their latest collaboration with Mary Katrantzou is our favourite, as well as Alexander McQueen), The Rug Company is your go to for designer rug browsing.
FUND ‘God Save The Queen’ Red T-Shirt, £65, fundjumpers.com
With mere days until the jubilee celebration of a lifetime, the UK well and truly has Queen-fever. To mark the occasion, British jumper brand FUND has launched its first collection of t-shirts, each featuring an embroidered slogan (naturally, our favourite is ‘God Save The Queen’). The t-shirts are embroidered and hand finished in England using British spun yarns, and 20 per cent of all profits help fund school meals for children living in poverty.
SORU Nox Earrings, £220, sorujewellery.com
Looking to make a statement? Start with your ears. SORU’s Nox earrings (named after the Roman goddess of the night) feature chunky white marbled blue sodalite gemstones with mini pearl surrounds and a pearl embellished pin, creating a sun-shaped frame around the inky blue stones that is both elegant yet funky.
Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation, £30, fentybeauty.com
When it comes to finding the ideal foundation shade, the last thing we want is limited options. While historically the beauty industry has done little to include darker skin types, in recent years we’ve started to see brands creating a more diverse palette of shades for us to choose from. Leading the way is Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty, which offers customers a choice of 50 shades (and counting) for its Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation. If you’re stuck for choice, you can ask the team at Fenty Beauty through
virtual consultations to help you find the right one for you.
Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 1/2 Pint Mug, £22, Emma Bridgewater, emmabridgewater.co.uk
In case you haven’t noticed (very unlikely), it’s only a matter of days until the jubilee bank holiday is upon us. Get into the swing of things with your very own
Platinum Jubilee Street Party: think cakes, fizz and – most importantly – décor. A table is only a table until it’s decked out in tablecloths, bunting and kitschy crockery, after all. Have you cuppa in one of Emma Bridgewater’s limited edition jubilee mugs, decorated in colourful stamps depicting the crown, unicorn and lion. Ideal for tablescaping, and even better for a brew.
Moët & Chandon Platinum Jubilee Cuvée x Moët Impérial (75cl), £43, clos19.com
Celebrating Her Majesty the Queen’s
Platinum Jubilee, world-renowned champagne house Moët & Chandon has released two limited edition cuvée bottles: Moët Impérial and Rosé Imperial. This special edition run of bottle feature labels inscribed with the message, ‘Proud to present this special cuvée to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen’. Moët & Chandon were granted a royal warrant back in 1893 by Queen Victoria, and has been celebration milestones with the royal family ever since. For a celebration fit for royalty, look no further.
Shrimps Donna Bag in Summer Print, £295, shrimps.com
Shrimps is welcoming the new season with a tropical-inspired collection of clothing and accessories. Exploring a colour palette of soft pink with subtle hints of green, yellow and cream, the collection features a quirky print that acts as an illustrative interpretation of a vintage travel postcard. One of the highlights of the collection is the Donna Bag, which is made from 100 per cent organic cotton twill, with woven raffia handles decorated with glass pearl beads. Let summer begin.
Monica Vinader Peaceful Dove Pendant Charm, £70, monicavinader.com
From Wednesday 11 May to Tuesday 17 May, British jeweller Monica Vinader is hosting a fundraiser in aid of Choose Love’s work to support refugees from Ukraine and around the world. During this time, all profits from sales of the Peaceful Dove Pendant Charm will be donated to Choose Love. Featuring the universal symbol for peace, the pendant charm will help provide crucial humanitarian aid to those in need. As with all of the brands other pieces, the charm has been made sustainably using 100 per cent recycled 18ct. gold vermeil and sterling silver.
R.M.Williams Mallala Bow Neck Dress in cream, £280, rmwilliams.com
Australian brand R.M.Williams has launched its Spring Summer assets collection, featuring a stunning range of clothing, boots and accessories. And this cream dress is both stylish and sophisticated – think Kate Middleton meets
cottagecore. You can dress it up or down, so it’s perfect for both formal occasions and casual dos; pair it with some boots and it’ll be your outfit of the summer.
Soleil Vibrant, £72 for 50ml Eau de Parfum, lalique.com
Promising to give you an summer-day worthy endorphin boost and leave you smelling as sweet as sun-kissed skin, Lalique’s new scent, Soleil Vibrant, is the ultimate summer scent. A sensual sensation, it combines smells of spice, jasmine and saffron, and milky woods.
Ginori 1735 Il Letterato Collection Scenting Totems, £275 each, harrods.com
Italian designer Luca Nichetto has reimagined the classic candelabra for Ginori 1735’s new Il Letterato Collection. Combining art and fragrance, the scenting totems are based on the symbolic character of the scholar, taken from the court and entourage of Caterina di Medici. Split into three totems and fragrances, the candles represent ‘a symbolic sensory journey, between places and traditions, linking Florence and Paris’. Think citrussy orange blossom, floral notes from the Tuscan hills and finally nutmeg, cloves and cinnamon.
Miss Dior Rose Essence, £136, dior.com
Dior is known for its iconic fragrances, and its latest is a limited edition scent that works with yearly harvests to create a unique perfume vintage. Miss Dior Rose Essence was created using the entire May rose harvest from the Domaine de Manon, from which its Centifolia rose water creates a refreshing base. You can also expect notes of vetiver, patchouli and guaiac.
Asprey Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Decanter Set, £15,000, asprey.com
Jubilee ready? To mark 70 years of Her Majesty’s reign, Asprey has created a limited edition of 20 decanter sets inspired by the Queen’s love of horses. Each decanter is handmade and hand-etched, featuring five British horse breeds owned by Her Majesty and kept at the royal residences. The set also comes with two tumblers with hand-painted platinum rims, all of which are presented in a purple display case decorated with the official Jubilee emblem. The first set will be presented to the Queen herself, but you can still bag yourself one of these commemorative pieces via stores and the brand’s website.
Annabel’s Deliciously British Set of Four Jams, £17.50, annabelsdeliciouslybritish.co.uk
Picnic season is upon us, and what better load your basket with than jams and chutneys? Annabel’s Deliciously British grows premium strawberries from founder Annabel Makin-Jones’ farm in Yorkshire, supplying retailers and restaurants across the country. The brand has a zero-waste policy, meaning that any imperfect fruits are used to make tasty jams and drinks that are 100 per cent British. Scone, anyone? start the slideshow
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