Tag: luxury zone

Issue #2: Florence’s Antico Setificio Fiorentino Atelier Creates Luxury

Issue #2: Florence’s Antico Setificio Fiorentino Atelier Creates Luxury

Beyond the iron gate at Via Bartolini n° 4, under the shadow of abundant wisteria, the Antico Setificio Fiorentino produces the finest silk fabric in Italy, perhaps in the world. As our town car departs, the Director of Communications for Stefano Ricci begins to graciously […]

Issue #2: An Evening with Dea Fortuna at Ultra-Luxury Stefano Ricci

Issue #2: An Evening with Dea Fortuna at Ultra-Luxury Stefano Ricci

GOLDEN GOOSE Behold the delicious Golden Goose. Conceived and crafted by Andrew Fletcher, Operations & Creative Beverage Director of private members club Dea Fortuna. A gorgeous cocktail topped with edible flowers and flakes of gold, and served in a slender coupette to our VIP guests […]

Issue #1: Modaselle: Authentic Luxury Resellers

Issue #1: Modaselle: Authentic Luxury Resellers

In 2015, Vancouver-based online luxury handbag and accessory re-seller Modaselle opened a brick-and-mortar retail location on Seymour Street. This was only two years after the launching of an e-commerce business, which was looking to tap into the burgeoning billion-dollar online luxury resale market. It was […]

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 […]

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 […]

All that Glitters is Jimmy Choo Gold

All that Glitters is Jimmy Choo Gold

Standing in a half circle outside 1035 Alberni Street, Vice President of Retail Baldo Larussa and members of the marketing team of Jimmy Choo, assess the boutiques’ interior presentation from the street. I see what they see – an abundance of sparkle and the golden […]

Colton’s Couture Curating Luxury in the Suburbs

Colton’s Couture Curating Luxury in the Suburbs

In 2012, an online entrepreneur launched an incredible venture in luxury shopping from a 15th-floor penthouse due north of CF Richmond Centre. ‘Colton’s Personal Couture’ was a private shopping club with a $25,000 membership fee and interior design inspired by the Parisian elegance of Dior. […]

Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Opens in Obscure Laneway

Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Opens in Obscure Laneway

The whispers began late last year. Off-White was coming to Vancouver. Rumours swirled about timing and various locations were bandied about. Then a single Instagram post on December 1, 2017, on the @feuilleluxury account showed the world the branded, yet anonymous, storefront—and so the countdown […]

Issue 1: GRAFF & Patek Philippe Launch in Luxury Zone [PHOTOS]

Issue 1: GRAFF & Patek Philippe Launch in Luxury Zone [PHOTOS]

It is almost 5 pm at the launch of the GRAFF and Patek Philippe joint boutique on West Georgia in Vancouver’s Luxury Zone. The sky is dark and rainy. Not the most elevated atmosphere outside but inside the mood is lively. Champagne and canapés abound, […]

An Afternoon of Chilled Bubbles & Hublot’s ‘Geneva Days’ Collection

An Afternoon of Chilled Bubbles & Hublot’s ‘Geneva Days’ Collection

At Geneva Days, created by LVMH to showcase  TAG Heuer, Zenith and Hublot Swiss luxury watch lines, fans of Hublot reveled in the new models which were cited as ‘delightful,’ ‘ingenius,’ and ‘fashion-forward,’ by those that watch the watchmakers. After a gruelling afternoon at Hublot with Suzette Hernandez, a bottle of chilled bubbly, […]