This Month in Luxury Lifestyle

West Lake Journey to Four Seasons Hangzhou

West Lake Journey to Four Seasons Hangzhou

To visit the incredible Four Seasons Hangzhou, guests usually arrive by taxi or private car. On a recent visit, I rethought this approach. Why shouldn’t the trip be worth the reward? I chose instead to begin at the legendary West Lake. An iconic and inspirational […]

Gucci Launches Home Decor Pop-Up at Holt Renfrew [PHOTOS]

Gucci Launches Home Decor Pop-Up at Holt Renfrew [PHOTOS]

Italian luxury brand Gucci has launched a unique set of pop-ups for its home furnishings line at Holt Renfrew’s downtown location in Vancouver, as well as in Toronto’s Yorkdale flagship. Fans of the mesmerizing installation will be able to enjoy until early January 2019. These […]

Andrew GN: A Mercurial Approach to Design, PFW Spring/Summer 2019

Andrew GN: A Mercurial Approach to Design, PFW Spring/Summer 2019

Andrew GN is a designer with a mercurial approach to design. Unlike his peers, one collection rarely rolls into the next, and he does not lazily re-appropriate his previous collections. I have learned the hard way not to get too comfortable in my love affair […]

Fashion Friday: Paris Fashion Week S/S 2019

Fashion Friday: Paris Fashion Week S/S 2019

Year after year, Paris Fashion Week commands the attention of the world. Top luxury designers of the world compete in this lucrative high-level market that will ultimately dictate what we all will be shopping for in the next year. As the divine Miranda Priestly explains in the most […]

Suzette Hernandez: Embracing Minimalism in a Luxury World

Suzette Hernandez: Embracing Minimalism in a Luxury World

Through hard work and diligence, Suzette Hernandez has experienced a remarkable transition from retail worker to being crowned Miss Canada 2013, graduating with honours from UBC Sauder in 2014 to a career in marketing for two of the world’s top luxury brands – De Beers […]

Fashion Friday: NYFW Spring 2019 Trends for Now

Fashion Friday: NYFW Spring 2019 Trends for Now

New York Fashion Week is the first stop on the international fashion week circuit which commandeers the whole month of September for the fashion press. The Big Apple was first in a long line of cities – London, Milan, Paris – rolling out Spring 2019 […]

Open Road Audi Boundary Unmasks Perfection [PHOTOS]

Open Road Audi Boundary Unmasks Perfection [PHOTOS]

OpenRoad Audi Boundary hosted an exclusive masquerade ball for 200 of their customers and VIP guests to celebrate and unmask the 2019 luxury lineup from Audi – the all-new 2019 Audi Q8, A6, A7, and A8 models. The expansive venue was transformed into an ornate […]

NUVO Invites Choo’aholics to Shop for Charity [PHOTOS]

NUVO Invites Choo’aholics to Shop for Charity [PHOTOS]

Earlier this month, NUVO Magazine Editor Claudia Cusano orchestrated a wonderful fund-raiser for the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation which tapped into two things that Vancouver woman love – charity work and shoe shopping! The bubbly pink Champagne was Moët & Chandon, the hors-d’oeuvres were deliciously designed […]

Fashion Friday: American Music Awards and the 80s Resurgence

Fashion Friday: American Music Awards and the 80s Resurgence

The American Music Awards are often described as the world’s largest fan-voted awards show. Held annually in Los Angeles, this televised event spotlights artists across many genres, from pop to alt-rock, country to adult contemporary, rap to soul, hip-hop to EDM, and soundtrack, and so […]

Coming Soon! Graff and Patek Philippe to ‘Luxury Zone’

Coming Soon! Graff and Patek Philippe to ‘Luxury Zone’

Montreal-based jewelry retailer Birks is expanding its presence in Vancouver this fall with the unveiling of two luxurious jewelry and watch brands. An official boutique for UK-based diamond retailer Graff will open on West Georgia Street, and Swiss luxury watch retailer Patek Philippe will open […]