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EcoLux☆Lifestyle: Bloom Cloud: The Luxury of Sleep

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: Bloom Cloud: The Luxury of Sleep

When Fortune Magazine quotes the World Health Organization with regards to the developed world’s sleep deficiency and calls it a public health epidemic, you should slow down and take pause. Sleep has become an elusive luxury, and it is a problem that is completely of […]

Folio.YVR 4/5: Lydia Courteille: La Vie en Rose Collection

Folio.YVR 4/5: Lydia Courteille: La Vie en Rose Collection

The window display is moderate in scope, the exterior is painted a lovely dark green, it almost looks black, the antique door and tiny step it rests above, do not really belie what lies within. This is the world of Lydia Courteille. 231 Rue St. […]

Folio.YVR Issue #3: Creations in Silver: Visiting the Stefano Ricci Atelier

Folio.YVR Issue #3: Creations in Silver: Visiting the Stefano Ricci Atelier

No matter how many of the stately Stefano Ricci boutiques around the world you may visit on your travels, it is a given that upon entering, your breath will be taken away by the signature floral arrangements. Situated first and foremost, each opulent display of […]

Folio.YVR Issue #2: Armani Casa Launches 2019 Collection

Folio.YVR Issue #2: Armani Casa Launches 2019 Collection

On a brisk April evening, less than 24-hours before the official launch of Salone del Mobile, legendary design icon Giorgio Armani presented his 2019 Armani/Casa collection in the spectacular Armani/Teatro. The Brutalist space, created by Japanese designer Tadao Ando in 2000, was beautifully transformed into […]

Folio.YVR Issue #1: RozeMerie Cuevas Creates Fashion Empire in China

Folio.YVR Issue #1: RozeMerie Cuevas Creates Fashion Empire in China

Over 30+ years, designer RozeMerie Cuevas built her brand into a household name in Canada. Named for her mother, Jacqueline Conoir was a women’s wear brand which garnered numerous awards and provided women with sharp style and a philosophy of success. In 2016, the brand […]

Folio.YVR Issue #1: Christine Hutter & Moritz Grossman

Folio.YVR Issue #1: Christine Hutter & Moritz Grossman

It was in 1986, just after having earned a Bachelor’s degree, when Christine Hutter first discovered the beauty of mechanical timekeeping instruments. As she started her apprenticeship with master watchmaker Wilhelm Glöggler in Munich, he showed her old pendulum clocks, pocket watches, and chronographs with […]