Why Peru Tops Our Travel Wishlist This Season

For decades, Peru was best known as a faraway destination for explorers, botanists and scientists. Now, as roads and rail improve and a hotel and restaurant scene blossoms across the South American country, its unique, remote beauty is open to… Continue Reading

Woman of the Future:
Helen Newcombe talks Responsible Business

Hailing from Devon, Helen Newcombe is Founder & Director of Davy J Swimwear. A proud female entrepreneur and a circular economy advocate, she launched her brand six months ago and has focused on producing high-quality, beautiful and durable swimwear for… Continue Reading

Meet the Designer: Marina Vaptzarova

Marina Vaptzarova

Marina Shrestha, the designer behind #brandtotrust Marina Vaptzarova, creates contemporary luxury journals and lifestyle accessories. Exclusively handmade using traditional Nepalese craftsmanship and sustainable raw materials, the designs are characterised by clean lines and bold, vibrant colours. We caught up with Marina herself to find out more…… Continue Reading

Monthly Must-Have: JEM Jewellery Ethically Minded

Positive Luxury Monthly Must-Have JEM Octagone

In our monthly must-have, Positive Luxury selects an iconic item from #brandstotrust that we’ve been coveting. This month we’re going for gold with JEM Jewellery Ethically Minded’s gorgeous Octagone Collection… Telling a story of structured, yet distorted shape, the Octagone… Continue Reading

Brands That Care: Sustainable Development Goals

Positive Luxury Sustainable Development Goals Song Saa

Today marks the anniversary of the United Nations officially coming into being. To celebrate, we are looking to the brands to trust that work tirelessly to help achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. From cleaning up their energy act to… Continue Reading

Five Top Environmental Issues Our Brands Hope To Change

Positive Luxury Environmental Issues Forevermark

It’s Positive Week, but respecting the environment and positive living is a year-round endeavour for us and our favourite brands.  Companies need to increasingly choose responsible practices and long-term green actions if they want to win over today’s customers. Deloitte’s 2016 Millennials… Continue Reading

Defining Couture: An Ancient Art Form

Defining Couture

Many people believe the common misconception that couture simply means a garment is handmade. While this is somewhat true, it’s a very vague definition of the word. We asked brand to trust Gyunel Couture to what couture actually means and… Continue Reading

Monthly Must-Have: Krug Grande Cuvée

In our monthly must-have, Positive Luxury selects an iconic item from our #brandstotrust that we’ve been coveting. June’s pick reflects the celebratory feel of summer and the prevalence of weddings on our calendar – it’s Krug Grande Cuvée of course!  … Continue Reading

Eden Diodati Q&A: Beauty Through Compassion

The beauty of Eden Diodati jewellery is intrinsically connected to the brand’s social purpose. The striking designs are created by a cooperative in Rwanda who provide employment to women rebuilding their lives after the devastations of civil war and genocide.… Continue Reading

The Desire for Diamonds: In Conversation With… Arctic Circle & Argyle Pink Diamonds

One of the ultimate symbols of luxury, diamonds have been desired and revered for centuries. To understand more about these exquisite gemstones, we spoke to two of our brands to trust – Arctic Circle and Argyle Pink Diamonds – who… Continue Reading

Alpaca Plush Q&A: Brand Origins & Homeware Choosing Tips

Alpaca Plush has been working with alpaca fibre for over twenty years. The brand embraces the uniqueness of alpaca fibre, one of the softest textiles in the world, to create luxurious homewares that you’ll love for generations to come. We… Continue Reading

Monthly Must-Have: Lisa Franklin’s Pro-Effect Luminescent Base

In our monthly must-have, Positive Luxury selects an iconic item from our #brandstotrust that we’ve been coveting. April’s pick is Lisa Franklin’s Pro-Effect Luminescent Base – our go-to product to help you get that Springtime glow! At Positive Luxury, we… Continue Reading