Defining Couture: An Ancient Art Form

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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

House of Garrard Q&A: The Ultimate in Legacy and Luxury

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Founded in 1735, House of Garrard is the longest serving jewellery house in the world. It has become iconic for its timeless designs and beautiful craftsmanship that have made it a favourite of the British Royal Family for decades. We… Continue Reading

Monthly Must-Have: The Stivaleria Cavallin Custom-Made Boot

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In our monthly must-have, Positive Luxury selects an iconic item from our #brandstotrust that we’ve been coveting. August’s pick is inspired by Autumn being on the horizon and an ongoing quest to find the perfect pair of boots.      … Continue Reading

Stephen Webster Q&A: Making it as a Jeweller and Favourite Statement Pieces

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Stephen Webster began his journey towards becoming an internationally renowned jeweller at just the age of 16. The brand that shares his name combines a passion for craftsmanship with contemporary inspirations to create glamorous jewellery items like no others. We spoke… Continue Reading

Modern Heritage Brands: Inspired by Tradition

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We’re proud that so many of our #brandstotrust embed heritage into their products, borrowing inspiration from history while creating designs that are relevant to contemporary audiences. Here are a few examples, from brands with a long legacy of their own to new… Continue Reading

Don’t Overwash: The Care Label Project

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Fast fashion mindsets and outdated clothing care habits mean 90% of our clothes are thrown away before they need to be. A surprising statistic that demonstrates we really aren’t getting the most out of our wardrobes. In keeping with our… Continue Reading

Monthly Must-Have:
IWC Da Vinci Perpetual Calendar Chronograph

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In our monthly must-have, Positive Luxury selects an iconic item from our #brandstotrust that we’ve been coveting. February’s pick is IWC Schaffhausen’s Da Vinci Perpetual Calendar Chronograph – the first watch from the brand to combine hour and minute counters… Continue Reading

Global Artisans: Craftsmanship Around the World

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In the age of fast fashion, it’s easy to forget that what we wear was made by another person. Buying from a brand that invests in the people behind its designs makes for a better experience for everyone: a piece… Continue Reading

Positive Luxury meets…
Navaz Batliwalla of DisneyRollerGirl

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London-based editor Navaz Batliwalla started her blog under the pseudonym Disneyrollergirl in 2007, describing it as an anonymous insider’s view of the fashion industry. Revealing her true identity a few years later, Navaz’ intelligent and discerning take on fashion has… Continue Reading

Best of British: Why British Heritage Means the World

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  Why locally sourced production creates dividends for both conscience and country…   First commissioned by the British Royal Family in 1735, The House of Garrard’s Jewellery has been serving British Monarchs ever since. Maintaining in-house creative control from the workshop… Continue Reading