Luxury

Johana BaldellaApril 11, 2017
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Acclaimed British designer Tom Dixon OBE has created The Johnnie Walker Blue Label Capsule Series, which will be previewed at the elegant Teatro Manzoni theatre as part of Dixon’s exhibition at Milan Design Week this week. 

 Inspired by the rarity, craft and heritage of the luxury Scotch Whisky, the exclusive Johnnie Walker Blue Label Capsule Series by Tom Dixon encompasses a bespoke bottle design, ice bucket, coaster and bottle cap. The copper accents in the Limited Edition Design are characteri
stic of Dixon’s contemporary designs and are also a deliberate nod to the art of whisky-making, the copper theme evoking the pot stills used during whisky distillation.

 Speaking about his collaboration with Johnnie Walker at Milan Design Week, Tom Dixon said: “The parallels between Johnnie Walker Master Blender Jim Beveridge and a designer might seem tenuous but when you think of it in terms of taking excellent raw materials and using patience and experimentation to extract a product with real resonance, then you can start to see the similarities.

“I also believe it is important not to remain static – like the Striding Man logo – with all its historic references it still looks contemporary and represents progressing forward and looking to the future. The copper stills, the oak barrels, the supreme expertise needed to produce a classic product – this was all instrumental to my thinking.”

 This is the second year that the two pioneers of craft and luxury have partnered at Milan Design Week, following a collaboration in 2016 that saw Dixon create a one-of-a-kind Johnnie Walker Blue Label bottle art installation.

 Johnnie Walker Master Blender Jim Beveridge said: “What Tom and I each do in our work starts with an idea and an urge to create something meaningful. The ‘ideas’ part is easy, the real challenge is in the trying and the relentless experimentation before, eventually, things begin to come together.

 “For me, it is our experience and dedication to our craft that make Johnnie Walker Blue Label and Tom Dixon feel like a really natural fit, and Milan Design Week is a great moment to announce this latest collaboration.”

Nearly half a million people descend on Milan every year to experience the latest in interior furnishings at the largest fair of its kind in the world. Exhibitions pop-up all across the city and attendees can spend five days appreciating the work of the world’s most important contemporary designers.

As part of this year’s collaboration, Johnnie Walker is also hosting mentoring sessions at Teatro Manzoni. Global Brand Ambassador Tom Jones will walk VIPs through the diverse flavours that define the Scotch Whisky and guests will be invited to enjoy a Johnnie Walker cocktail serve at the bar.

Johnnie Walker Global Brand Director Guy Escolme said: “Tom’s expertise and artistic vision make him the perfect person to put his mark on this new design for our pinnacle blend. This collaboration expresses the creativity and passion behind two world-famous luxury brands. It will be available to whisky lovers later in the year.”

The Johnnie Walker Blue Label Capsule Series by Tom Dixon will be available to purchase from October 2017 in selected markets across Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa, making it the perfect, rare and luxurious gift to give to discerning whisky lovers during the festive season with an RRP from GBP £180.


Johana BaldellaApril 11, 2017
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International music producer challenges audiences to Make Your Mark in new Lexus campaign

Lexus is pleased to announce a creative collaboration with the multi-award-winning music producer for its new flagship coupe, the Lexus LC. The campaign, aptly named Make Your Mark, will help introduce the new model and a new era for the luxury brand.

Through working with Ronson, Lexus will continue to realise its ambition to create amazing experiences, in music, art and technology. Make Your Mark follows on from the successful 2015 international campaign The Life RX, which featured the celebrated actor Jude Law.

 

During the next six months Make Your Mark will deliver a range of exciting content and experiences for customers and fans.

Speaking about the campaign, Mark Ronson said: “I always like to work with collaborators who are innovative and unique in and out of the studio. When I was approached by Lexus with the concept of this campaign and saw the new LC, it felt fresh and exciting; I was drawn to the idea of using music to inspire and create an experience around this car.”

The LC is the figurehead of an evolving new vehicle development culture at Lexus in which design and engineering teams have worked in an unprecedented collaboration to produce a car that surpasses all expectations. The LC’s design is remarkably faithful to the radical styling of the original LF-LC concept car, and both are recipients of international EyesOn Design awards.

Alain Uyttenhoven, Head of Lexus Europe, said: “Mark Ronson is the iconic music producer behind some of the biggest hits of the decade and we couldn’t have thought of a better collaborator for the Make Your Mark campaign.

“The Lexus LC symbolises the beginning of a new phase for Lexus which is all about creating greater synergy between engineering and design. Who better to work with on this than Mark – a man who has made a significant contribution to the world of music through his incredible performances and collaborations.”

 


Jeff ArmstrongJanuary 12, 2017
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Lexus today revealed a new sport yacht concept that envisions how the brand might expand in the future into new areas of lifestyle and recreation. The yacht was introduced by Akio Toyoda, Lexus Chief Branding Officer, at Di Lido Island in Biscayne Bay, Florida.

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Project origin

The inspiration for the Lexus sport yacht concept can be traced back a few years to the Toyota Marine Department’s preparations for a new range of premium Ponam yachts that are soon to be launched in Japan.

Toyota President Akio Toyoda was invited to spend several days driving the new craft and he was impressed by the power of the turbodiesel engines and the handling and stability of the advanced hull designs. As Lexus International’s Chief Branding Officer, he also recognised how a stylish performance yacht could complement the Lexus lifestyle profile.

Consequently the marine department explored how such a yacht could extend the Lexus brand into new areas. The result is a running proof-of-concept Lexus Sport Yacht.

 

Design

A brief was given to two separate teams at the Lexus Design Centre in Japan to create an open sport yacht for recreational day sailing, accommodating six to eight people, powered by twin high-performance Lexus V8 engines, with advanced handling and styling. Their concepts were submitted for evaluation in summer 2015.

“This allowed us to explore how Lexus design language could be applied to a maritime idea,” said Yoshihiro Sawa, Lexus International Vice President.  “For the Lexus Design Centre this project has been very exciting. The effort is valuable to us as it stirs our creative energies and pushes our imagination to design and lifestyle possibilities outside of the automotive realm we know so well.”

The selected proposal was refined throughout 2015, with the Marine Department engineering the construction and on-board marine systems.

The concept revealed today is a bespoke, one-off project; there is no intention to put the yacht into production.

The Marine Department selected the Marquis-Carver Yacht Group, based in Wisconsin, to build the concept, based on its engineering and manufacturing capabilities and its skills in working with large, hand-laid, composite structures.

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Features

The upper deck and outer hull are seamlessly bonded around an inner structure. Each piece is a single, massive structure made from hand-laid Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastic (CFRP). CFRP is a materials technology used in the construction of race cars and road-going supercars such as the Lexus LFA, as well as for high-performance aircraft, competition skis and bicycles and world-class racing yachts.

The Lexus Sport Yacht’s CFRP construction saves almost a tonne compared to the weight of a similar yacht made from Fibreglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP). The underwater hull has a stepped design to reduce drag and improve handling balance at high speeds.

The concept is powered by twin 5.0-litre V8 petrol engines, based on the high-performance unit featured in the Lexus RC F coupe, GS F sport saloon and the new LC 500 luxury coupe. Each engine produces more than 440bhp/328kW, driving the yacht at speeds up to 43 knots (49mph) through a pair of hydraulically controlled inboard/outboard stern drives. A bow-thruster with joystick control aids with docking.

The captain monitors and controls on-board systems from a touchscreen panel. Screens show GPS navigation, digital charts, surface radar, underwater sonar, lighting and entertainment systems. The captain’s seat is power-adjustable with armrests that fold out to become jump seats on either side.

The standing-height forward passenger cabin is finished in luxurious Lexus leather with wood and glass details. Sofa seating for six, a table and air conditioning create a comfortable environment for entertaining.

In the galley there is a two-burner stove, sink and under-counter refrigerator. The facilities in the head include a shower. Videoworks of Italy have created the fully networked, integrated audio and video entertainment system, with 4G, WiFi and WAN. Sound reproduction is by Revolution Acoustics surface-mounted drivers using the ceiling panel as a transducer, powered by a Mark Levinson Reference digital amplifier

Outline technical specifications

Overall length              12.7m

Beam (width)              3.86m

Payload                       Eight people

Total power                 885bhp/660kW

Top speed                   43 knots

 

 


Jeff ArmstrongAugust 18, 2016
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Bringing the splendor of Sant’Agata Bolognese to Oxfordshire, Lamborghini celebrates past and present at this year’s Salon Privé, with activities including concours entries, a debut and supercar test-drives.

With cars to admire, marvel at, and even test drive, there’s something for all Lamborghini fans, and Salon Privé is delighted to announce the full Lamborghini event plan for its amazing event from the 1st to 3rd September.

Salon Privé and Lamborghini PoloStorico, the marque’s heritage division, will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Lamborghini Miura, universally regarded as the first-ever supercar. With its own class in the prestigious Chubb Insurance Concours d’Elégance, 50 Years of the Lamborghini Miura will see over ten of the world’s best examples entered into the Miura-only category, with two examples making their way from the USA in order to compete.

As part of the celebrations, the PoloStorico division will display the iconic one-of-one Lamborghini Miura Roadster, which will take pride of place on the lawns of Blenheim Palace.

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Also on display as part of the 50 Years of the Lamborghini Miura class celebrations is the original Miura SV shown at Geneva Motor Show in 1971. It will be showcased at Salon Privé following its recent comprehensive restoration by Lamborghini PoloStorico. The unique pre-production model was originally built with parts of the Miura S, but incorporated pioneering features that would be seen on later SVs.

Not to be outdone, the Pirelli-backed Prestige & Performance Competition on Saturday 3rd has its own Diablo-only class,The Diablo Tribute, where a 2000 6.0 VT Final Edition will battle it out in the modern-day concours against nine other entrants, including chassis number 001 SVR, the first of just 31 racing versions produced, a limited-edition SE30 30thanniversary model and also a VT Roadster.

Throughout the event, Lamborghini’s official Birmingham dealership will manage guests’ test drives in the rear-wheel drive Lamborghini Huracán and its four-wheel drive equivalent, as well as the Spyder version. The 15-mile test-drive opportunity is part of Salon Privé’s ‘see it, test it, drive it’ experience. Salon Privé is the only event of its type that allows its guests to drive cars on the public road in the UK.


Annie PalmerJuly 31, 2015
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Harrods, American Express, Manolo Blanik, Martyn Maxey, St. Moriz, Virgin Atlantic, Switzerland , Rolex are just a few winners announced at last nights 5th annual National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards at Turntable Restaurant & Bar in London. Over 55,000 luxury consumers voted for the prestigious 5th annual National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards
2015.
The National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards are a British awards ceremony held by London’s No.1 Luxury and Lifestyle magazine, Chelsea Monthly.The awards show celebrates the best luxury products, brands and services with all nominations submitted by luxury consumers and public voting online at chelseamonthly.com. The winners were announced at the hotly anticipated National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards poll winners party at Turntable on the 30th of July 2015 which was filmed for future broadcast on Showcase, Sky 192 and Freesat 402.

“The NLLA 2015 awards show was a huge success and it was great to celebrate the 5th anniversary with an audience full of amazing luxury brands” commented, Louise Gookey, TV Presenter and Co-host of the National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards 2015.

A coveted National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards nomination is a mark of excellence and an exclusive unique selling point as an emblem of quality for all brands targeting the luxury audience.

Lucy Coleman, Editor at Chelsea Monthly commented “The list of brands nominated this year shows that there is a consistent rise of luxury consumers. The majority of luxury consumers define luxury now by intrinsic values such as quality, exclusivity and craftsmanship, over external factors like brand visibility. Most luxury consumers are advocates for brands they like, with ninety percent speaking about brands, their key motivations being superior quality, design and customer service.”

The Luxury highstreet retailer, Harrods was voted Best Luxury Highstreet Retailer sponsored by Beyond Beauty Cosmetic and picking up the award Micheal Borland, ‎General Sales Manager of Harrods commented “The National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards is ultimately the mark of distinction for any luxury brand and Harrods are proud to have won this category and wish to thank all the voters and Chelsea Monthly magazine for a wonderful award ceremony”.

On the evening of Thursday 30 July 2015, the gliterring awards ceremony took place  at the brand new Holborn concept restaurant and bar, Turntable. Other sponsors for the evening included Cosmetic Surgery Partners,  Beyond Beauty Cosmetic and Global Jet Partners.

Find below list of Full nominees and winners highlighted;

Best Luxury Hotel sponsored by Turntable Bar & Restaurant
Seaham Hall, Seaham
Arch Hotel, London
The Gleneagles Hotel, Scotland
Corinthia Hotel, London
Mayfair Hotel, London
Rosewood, London
The Kensington Hotel, London
Westbury, London
The Soho Hotel, London
Gidleigh Park Hotel,Chagford
South Place Hotel, London

Winner :  Westbury, London

Best Luxury Spa
SenSpa at Careys Manor, New Forest
The Scarlet, Cornwall
Ockenden Manor Hotel & Spa, West Sussex
Calcot Manor, Gloucestershire
Lime Wood, New Forest, Hampshire
The Lowry, Manchester
The Grove, Hertfordshire
Bovey Castle, Dartmoor
Harmony at The Haven, Dorset Spas

Winner : SenSpa at Careys Manor, New Forest

Best Bar
Bar 45, Park Lane
Orrery Terrace Rooftop, London
The Bloom Gin Rooftop, Garden Bar
Sushisamba London
Apotheca, Manchester
Oxo Tower, London
The Artesian, Langham Hotel, London
Radio Rooftop Bar – ME London Hotel
Tonic & Remedy, London
BYOC, Camden , London
Bar 45, Park Lane
Madison Rooftop bar

Winner:  Oxo Tower, London

Restaurant of the Year 2015
New Angel Restaurant, Notting Hill
Gows Restaurant, London
Hutong at The Shard, London
Tarts Kitchen, London
Gordon Ramsey, Chelsea
Nipa Thai Restaurant, London
The Fat Duck, Bray
Shaka Zulu, London
SushiSamba London
The Ivy Chelsea Garden
Restaurant Sat Bains, Nottingham
Aumbry, Prestwich, Manchester
Le Gavroche Mayfair
The Refinery, Regents Place
Bury Court, London
The Lucky Pig, Fulham
Giglamesh, London

Winner:  The Lucky Pig, Fulham

Best Online Retailer 2015
Net-a-porter.com
qvc.com
farfetch.com
stylebop.com
notjustalabel.com
secretsales.com
modaoperandi.com
shoescribe.com
mrporter.com
brandalley.com
Harveynichols.com
marinarinaldi.com

Winner: Harveynichols.com

Best Luxury High Street Retailer sponsored by Beyond Beauty Cosmetic
House of Fraser
Harrods
Ella Boutique
Tiffany & Co
Louis Vuitton
Igloo Clothing
Hamleys
Harvey Nichols
Ozwald Boateng
Fortnum & Mason
Vivienne Westwood

Winner :  Harrods

Best Fashion Brand
Calvin Klein
Marina Rinaldi
Dior
Burberry
Louis Vuitton
Manolo Blahnik
Chanel
Armani
Victoria Beckham
Prada
Victoria’s Secret

Winner:  Manolo Blahnik

Best Cosmetics Brand 2015
Etude
Decleor
Bare Minerals
St. Moriz
Urban Decay
Natura Bisse
Prai
Alpha H
Oriflame

Winner : St. Moriz

Best Health product
Wellman
Imedeen Prime Renewal Skin Collagen
Philip Kingsley PK 4 Supplements Trio 90
Natura Vitalis Original Spirulets 1500 Tablets
Barbel Drexel Astaxanthin Energy Drink

Winner: Wellman

Best Luxury Resort 2015
Four Seasons Resort, Bora, Bora
JA ManaFaru, Maldives
Fairmont Royal Pavillion, Barbados
Paradise Island Resort, Samoa
Unna Resort, Barbados
Forte Village, Sardegna, Calagari
Non Such Bay Resort, Antigua
Vila Vita Parc, Algarve

Winner: Four Seasons Resort, Bora, Bora

Best Travel Destination sponsored by Global Jet Partners
Switzerland
Barbados
Thailand
Antigua
Samoa
Turkey
Monaco
St. Barthelemy
Morocco
South Africa
Maldives
Dubai

Winner : Switzerland

Best Fragrance 2015
Liz Earle Botanical Essence No1 50ml
TOVA Fragrance Trio 50ml
Lalique L’Amour Eau de Parfum 50ml
Penhaligon’s 2 Piece Lily of the Valley
Miller Harris 3 Piece Eau de Parfum

Winner: Lalique L’Amour Eau de Parfum 50ml

Best Luxury Salon 2015
Headmasters, Nationwide
Taylor Taylor London
Four, Conduit Street, London
Philip Kingsley Clinic
The Hairven Hair Salon
Bella and Beau, Notting Hill
Percy & Reed
Martyn Maxey, Marylebone
The Soho Salon
Andrew Barton, Covent Garden
Nicky Clarke Hair Salon

Winner : Martyn Maxey

Best Luxury VIP & Concierge brand sponsored by Cosmetic Surgery Partner 
Quintessentially
American Express
Ten Lifestyle Concierge
Privee Concierge
Envy Group
Mensos Concierge
Prime Lifestyle
Bon Vivant

Winner: American Express

Best Golf Brand
Tiitleist
Garmin
UKKO
Honma
Wonderful World of Golf
Callaway
Odyssey
Cobra
Aquastum
Druh

Winner: Aquastum

Best Luxury Watch Brand
Apple Watch
Rolex
Girard Perregeaux
A. Lange & Söhne
Audemars Piguet Royal Offshore
Baume et Mercier Clifton
Panerai Radiomir 1940
Patek Philippe
Vacheron Constantin

Winner: Rolex

Best Private Jet Hire company
Exact Aviation
Fly Victor
FlyLea
FlyBlink
Skytime Jets

Winner: Skytime Jets

Best Airline
Virgin Atlantic
Emirates
British Airways
Etiad
Air New Zealand
Thai Airways
Virgin Austalia
Singapore Airlines
Qatar Airways
Cathay Pacific

Winner: Virgin Atlantic

The 6th annual National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards is scheduled to take place on the 30th of July 2016. For partnership, marketing opportunities or to get involved. E-mail: nlla@chelseamonthly.com


Claire McGinnisMarch 30, 2015
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On 31st March Tresor Paris will help make the inaugural National Film Awards at the Porchester Hall an evening of glittering excitement by treating guests to exclusive gifts. It’s not just the ladies who can look forward to getting their hands on the award-winning jewellery as there are pieces for the gentlemen too.

Jewellery will be laid at each place setting accordingly in gift bags with the hashtags and twitter details in order for guests to share their delight with #tresorparis on social media channels.

As well as generously donating gifts, Tresor Paris are proud sponsors of the Best Comedy Award category and are holding their breath along with the rest to see which of the following nominees will win: The Inbetweeners 2, Almost Married, A Long Way Down, Cuban Fury, Frank, Mrs Brown’s Boys D’Movie and What we did on our holiday.

Stay tuned to the Tresor Paris social channels to catch pictures straight from the red carpet and in due course, exclusive interviews with stars as they arrive and backstage.

Hosted by an array of stars from Caprice, Danny John Jules (Red Dwarf), ITV magician Ben Hanlin, Linda Robson (Birds of A Feather) and Keith Chegwin, the night will be a star-studded affair with Dame Judi Dench and Jackie Chan set to receive Lifetime Achievement Awards, in addition to Idris Elba getting the Outstanding Contribution to Motion Picture Award.


Annie PalmerNovember 28, 2014
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Another strong month for Fraser Yachts with the sale of three superyachts in October and the
addition of eight new yachts to their sales fleet.

Leading brokerage company Fraser Yachts is pleased to announce another successful sales month for 2014. October saw the sale of three superyachts: M/Y NAMASTE, M/Y LATIKO, S/Y GARUDA, whilst eight new yachts have been added to their central agency sales listings: M/Y CALLIXE, M/Y ANNAEVA, M/Y BLUE ICE, M/Y ALEXANDRA V, M/Y MANGUSTA 80HT, M/Y SILVIA M, M/Y MARIA TERESA and M/Y ABRI.
On the market for the first time in 20 years, M/Y CALLIXE is a 57.30m classic Feadship for sale. Designed by DeVoogt, with a Terence Disdale interior, she is considered to be the most iconic superyacht ever delivered from this renowned Dutch shipyard. Built in 1986, the yacht underwent a full refit in 2003 and can sleep ten guests in five staterooms. M/Y CALLIXE boasts modern water access, a helipad and generous outdoor entertaining spaces and is for sale for $15,900,000. M/Y ANNAEVA is a 56m superyacht from Italy’s famous Benetti shipyard. Built in 2007, she has remained a private yacht since her launch and is in immaculate condition. Features include an oversized Jacuzzi, a large garage for tenders and toys, and spacious deck areas for al fresco dining and sunbathing. She can accommodate 12 guests in six staterooms and her impressive split level owner’s suite on the main deck offers panoramic views. M/Y ANNAEVA is on the market for €27,900,000.


Annie PalmerSeptember 24, 2014
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This week, Natuzzi Re-Vive, the world’s first performance recliner was unveiled  at the prestigious 4th annual  National Reality TV Awards  – an event which exudes as much personality and style as Re-Vive itself!

Natuzzi Re-Vive was inspired by the strength and flexibility found in nature. The recliner boasts several unique features, such as Natuzzi’s Responsive Recline (a weight compensating mechanism that allows reclining with perfect balance), dynamic arms, full 360-degree range of movement in the base, and a tilting ottoman.

Unlike traditional recliners Natuzzi Re-vive moves in any direction you move; it flexes as you change position, responding naturally to what you do and delivering a new kind of comfort.  Promoting health and wellbeing through unrivalled support Natuzzi was well recieved amongst guests in attendance.

I’m a Celebrity get me out of here Television star , Amy Willerton said “Fantastic chairs, i really want them. They are so relaxing”. Her comments were backed by TV personality Louie Spence who commented “I don’t want to get up. Natuzzi Revive is Luxury at it’s best”.  

 

Renowned for its innovative and creative designs, Natuzzi is a manufacturer and retailer. Every stage of the furniture production process is developed by Natuzzi – from the initial design inspiration, through to production. All of their designs are developed in the Natuzzi Style Centre, the creative hub of the company, and are handcrafted in Italy. Natuzzi has two fabulous showrooms in London where you would be made very welcome, one on Tottenham Court Road and a second on the Finchley Road.

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Annie PalmerJuly 14, 2014
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House of Fraser, Harrods, Dechavel, The Arch Hotel, Jimmy Choo, Cathay Pacific, Tiffany & Co, MAC Cosmetics, are just a few of the many luxury brands nominated by over 51,120 luxury consumers for the prestigious annual National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards 2014. The National Luxury and Lifestyle Awards are a British awards ceremony held by London’s No.1 Luxury and Lifestyle magazine, Chelsea Monthly. The award show celebrates the best luxury products, brands and services with all nominations submitted by luxury consumers and public voting online at chelseamonthly.com. The winners will be announced at the hotly anticipated National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards poll winners party hosted by Television Presenter, Louise Gookey and televised for the Luxury show on Sky 192.

TV Presenter & Executive Producer of the Luxury Show, Louise Gookey
TV Presenter & Executive Producer of the Luxury Show, Louise Gookey

A coveted National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards nomination is a mark of excellence and an exclusive unique selling point as an emblem of quality for all brands targeting the luxury audience.

From March, luxury consumers have submitted nominations across over 17 categories at chelseamonthly.com and over 51,120 took part this year (2014) with the buying public choosing their favorite luxury products, brands and services. This week, voting starts on the 19th of July at www.chelseamonthly.com.

Lucy Coleman, Editor at Chelsea Monthly commented “The list of brands nominated this year shows that there is a consistent rise of luxury consumers. The majority of luxury consumers define luxury now by intrinsic values such as quality, exclusivity and craftsmanship, over external factors like brand visibility. Most luxury consumers are advocates for brands they like , with ninety percent speaking about brands, their key motivations being superior quality, design and customer service.”

The National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards are fast becoming the mark of distinction that celebrates brands who go that extra mile to provide a better service, and this year we have introduced the nominees’ plaque of excellence. Each nominee will receive an official NLLA 2014 plaque to commemorate their nomination.

“Exclusivity is a core attribute that a luxury brand and/or product must have for luxury consumers and some of the new brands nominated this year have flourished in this category. I am really looking forward to hosting what will be an exciting party as we announce the winners at this year’s National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards poll winners party” added Louise Gookey, TV Presenter and Executive Producer of the Luxury Show on Sky.

The winners will be announced at the prestigious poll winners party taking place at No.41, Mayfair. London W1 on the 31st of July 2014

Find the Official Nominations for the National Luxury & Lifestyle Awards 2014 :

Best Luxury Hotel
Arch Hotel, London
The Gleneagles Hotel, Scotland
Malmaison, Liverpool
Apsley House Hotel, Bath
Rosewood, London
The Kensington Hotel, London
Westbury, London
The Chester Residence, Edinburgh

Best Luxury Spa
SenSpa at Careys Manor, New Forest
The Scarlet, Cornwall
Ockenden Manor Hotel & Spa, West Sussex
Calcot Manor, Gloucestershire
Lime Wood, New Forest, Hampshire
The Lowry, Manchester
The Grove, Hertfordshire
Bovey Castle, Dartmoor
Harmony at The Haven, Dorset Spas

Best Bar

Orrery Terrace Rooftop, London
Gong at Shangri-La Hotel, The Shard
Calcutta Club, Cardiff
Cartize, Mayfair , London
Apotheca, Manchester
Oxo Tower, London
The Artesian, Langham Hotel, London
Radio Rooftop Bar – ME London Hotel

Restaurant of the Year 2014
Hutong at The Shard, London
Thai Square Restaurant, Trafalgar Square
The Ledbury, London
Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, Mandarin Oriental, London
Nipa Thai Restaurant, London
Midsummer House, Cambridge
The Fat Duck, Bray
Restaurant Sat Bains, Nottingham
Aumbry, Prestwich, Manchester
Carters, Birmingham
Aqua Eight, Ipswich
Upstairs at the Grill, Chester, Cheshire

Best Online Retailer 2014
Net-a-porter.com
My-wardrobe.com
Avenue32.com
Thewatchgallery.com
Luxdeco.com
Dechavel.com
Selfridges.com
Gift-library.com
LN-cc.com
Harrods.com
Harveynichols.com

Best Luxury High Street Retailer

House of Fraser
Harrods
Zara
Tiffany & Co
Louis Vitton
Peter Jones
John Lewis
Hamleys
Harvey Nichols
Ozwald Boateng
Abercombie & Finch
Jo Malone

Best Fashion Brand
Jimmy Choo
Burberry
Louis Vitton
Zara
Ozwald Boateng
Abercombie & Finch
Vivien Westwood
Armani
Dechavel


Best Cosmetics Brand 2014

MAC Cosmetics
Bare Minerals
Dr. Sebagh
Crème de la Mer
Natura Bisse
SK-II
Bobbi Brown, Surf & Sand Collection
Tom Ford, Eye and Cheek Pallete

Best Health product
Nytol
Berocca
Gaviscon
Covonia
Lemsip
Bonjela
Imodium
Andrews Original

Best Travel Destination

Mauritius
Barbados
Tokyo, Japan
Bangkok, Thailand
Cape Town, South Africa
Prague, Czech Republic
Sydney, Australia
Istanbul, Turkey
Shanghai, China
Bermuda

Best Luxury Salon
Taylor Taylor London
Gary Ingham
The Luxury Gap, Surrey
The Hairven Hair Salon
Bella and Beau, Notting Hill
Charles Worthington
Martyn Maxey, Marylebone
Stuart Phillips
Andrew Barton, Covent Garden
Aveda Institute

Best Luxury VIP & Concierge brand

Quintessentially
5 Concierge
Bon Vivant
Bijou Concierge
Sincura Concierge
Ten Lifestyle Concierge
Culturati


Best Golf Brand

UKKO
Wonderful World of Golf
Callaway
Odyssey
Cobra
Aquastum
Druh
Garmin
Mizuno
Dechavel

Best Luxury Watch Brand

Jaeger- LeCoulture Master Ultra-Thin
Zuricom Watch Phone
Audemars Piguet Royal Offshore
Baume et Mercier Clifton
Dechavel
Panerai Radiomir 1940
Roger Dubuis Hommage
Richard Mille RM 50-01

Best Private Jet Hire company
Saxon Air
Diamond Jets
Centreline Air
Privatefly.co.uk
Air Partner
Amsair
Avolus
Netjets
Air Royale


Best Fragrance

Jmmy Choo EDP
Paco Rabanne 1 million
Chanel Blue
Jean Paul Gaultier (Classique)
Issey Miyake
Nina Ricci
Dolce & Gabbana (Light Blue)
Marc Jacobs (Honey)

Best Airline
Virgin Atlantic
Emirates
British Airways
Air New Zealand
Singapore Airlines
Qatar Airways
Cathay Pacific

Voting goes live on the 19th of July 2014 till the 29th of July 2014 @ https://chelseamonthly.com/nlla/voting/



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