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  1. Diamonds are not only a girl's best friend, but they are also a luxury investor’s dream. While diamond prices overall have risen in recent years, coloured and high-quality stones have seen particularly impressive growth in the past decade.A good number of notable gems have hit the headlines thanks to their record-shattering auction prices, including a few with close connections to Hong Kong.Here, we take a look at a handful of the most famous coloured diamonds, their owners, and how much you…
  2. This story is part of STYLE's Inside Luxury column.A luxury brand’s value is not only decided by the quality of its products or their price tags, but by the storytelling around the brand.View this post on InstagramA post shared by Elon Musk Now (@elonrmuskk) on Dec 28, 2018 at 10:45am PSTOne of the best storytellers alive is Elon Musk. Tesla’s ascent to become the world’s most valuable car company is not only driven by its continuously increasing lead in creating electric cars, but also by some…
  3. Heading off for a quick staycation or simply to the gym? Say hello to these rad duffel bags and backpacks just roomy enough to carry all your essentials. All have a sporty or preppy style and hail from the top fashion houses so you’ll definitely make a statement as you tout them about this summer. Just check out Blackpink’s Lisa as she rocks her Celine bag, one from a range that includes larger models for when travel eventually begins to extend beyond domestic destinations again.Blackpink x…
  4. Known for its unique colour spectrum, tourmalines are one of a kind. In an Egyptian legend, the semi-precious stone is believed to elapse over a rainbow – earning the nickname “gemstone of the rainbow”.However, here STYLE presents five majestic jewellery pieces that will make you green with envy – with the colours of regal green and mesmerising blue, just like Kate Middleton did with her green tourmaline and green amethyst oval drop earrings. Plus, we included the notable Paraiba tourmaline, a…
  5. A sprawling real estate portfolio has become a staple for the ultra-rich and the price tag fitting for a billionaire’s home goes all the way to US$1 billion. Here are five of the most extravagant homes that offer privacy, luxury and personalisation in a way no ordinary home could:Buckingham Palace (United Kingdom)View this post on InstagramA post shared by ⫸ Emilie & Justine (@_sisterstravel_) on Jul 5, 2020 at 10:56am PDTBuckingham Palace is at the top of the property ladder, valued…
  6. Go big or go home – well in this case, go big with these branded-logo shoes. Influencer Kylie Jenner was recently spotted wearing Dior x Nike Air Jordan 1 high-top sneakers and this inspired us to round up our favourite footwear featuring loud and bold logos.Here, STYLE presents five shoes from top fashion houses to elevate your outfit. Don’t be a Cinderella and leave one behind because you’ll love these for sure.Dior – price on requestFrom the much-awaited collaboration between Dior x Stussy,…
  7. Derived from the Latin term “granatum”, meaning “seed”, the garnet gemstone symbolises harmony and opulence. Worn by nobles and believed to have healing and protective powers during the Middle Ages, this vibrant gemstone earned the name “Gem of Faith”. Here, STYLE assembles five statement jewellery pieces featuring the divine stone for you to truly rock this summer.BulgariInspired by a roulette wheel, the Cinemagia High Jewellery necklace in 18-carat rose gold is a whirl of bewitching hues. It…
  8. The prolonged Covid-19 crisis has shown a clear contrast in support for international luxury firms and domestic fashion companies in South Korea.Despite luxury brands hiking their prices, people formed queues in front of their boutiques while local labels offered deep discounts, yet not many were interested.Both Louis Vuitton and Chanel raised prices for their products here in May. It was the second time for Louis Vuitton which had already changed prices for some items in March, while Chanel…
  9. Even though lockdown restrictions have eased, it’s safer to sweat it out at home rather than in a gym. For the past few months, celebrities have been killing the workout game, especially actor Chris Hemsworth, pop star Britney Spears, and singer Nicole Scherzinger and her rugby union player boyfriend Thom Evans as evidenced by their Instagram posts and videos.So if you are looking to upgrade your workout routine or get working on your fitness goals, we present a variety of high-end sports gear…
  10. Normal soft bags are boring now. The unique structured bags are on trend, and Kylie Jenner knows it too. Along with the minimal trend, these bags draw attention with their colours and bold shapes. Having these in your wardrobe will give you extra fun and funky fashion options to choose from. STYLE suggests these five fun silhouetted bags to finish off your outfit.Maison MargielaInspired by the art of origami, this bag can be a clutch with a handle on the front or a cross-body bag with…