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Fashion Insider: Beyond Luxury

Luxury Swiss watch brand Piaget is known for both quality and exquisite craftsmanship STORY CHALISA VIRAVAN PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF BRANDS Piaget is a luxury Swiss watch brand with more than 140 years of legend behind it. Speaking of the brand, many would think of encrusted timepieces with unique craftsmanship or ultra-thin watches that make world records. But beyond such attributes, Piaget is also praise-worthy because of its design, innovation, and in-house production from start to finish. One of Piaget’s proudest collections is Piaget Possession, which features vivid colours It was in La Côte-aux-Fées in the Swiss Jura mountains that Georges-Edouard Piaget set up his first workshop in the family farmhouse and devoted himself to producing high-precision movements. This was back in 1874 and marked the start of an ever-growing reputation. In 1943, the company took a decision that would prove crucial to its future by registering its brand name. Since then, Piaget has become a prestigious timepiece brand worn by…
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December 13, 2017
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What’s New Watches

RETRO EFFECT The retro trend is still going strong, including in the timepiece world. Retro watches are loved by youngsters and grownups, men and women, and once you get to know these three watches, you will love them too. STORY SOMPOL MINGKHUAN PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF BRANDS BREGUET The Tradition GMT 7067 wristwatch in 18-carat white gold is 40mm in diameter, with a sapphire case back. The movement proper has an additional finely-grained surface treatment called “grenaillage”, finishing based on a technique that was used 200 years ago. It comes with a second time-zone indicator and day/night indicator, powered by a hand-wound movement. It has an approximate power reserve of 50 hours. OMEGA The retro trend is not just for men. Omega introduces Speedmaster Co-Axial Chronograph 38MM for women. The stainless steel and 18k gold watch is 38mm in diameter, with a pure white dial and a green crocodile leather strap. The self-winding chronograph comes with column-wheel mechanism and Co-Axial escapement. BREITLING Breitling has…
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December 12, 2017
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What’s New Grooming

A WHIFF OF STYLE Four new colognes for men that you should try STORY PILAN SRIVEERAKUL PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF BRANDS A METRO MANIA This scent suits a metro man who’s into fashion. With dominant notes of Iris, Amber, Leather, Patchouli and Tonka Bean, this is a great scent for city guys.PRADA L’HOMME INTENSE EDP (50ML 2,400 BAHT / 100ML 3,300 BAHT) A POSITIVE THINKER A scent of positivity and happiness, with fresh ginger and woody, Oriental notes.PACO RABANNE PURE EXCESS POUR HOMME EDT (50ML 2,000 BAHT / 100ML 2,700 BAHT) A WARM-HEARTED MAN Let your personality radiate warmth with a scent of ginger, green cardamom, leather and vanilla.HUGO BOSS BOSS THE SCENT INTENSE FOR HIM EDP (100ML 3,500 BAHT) MR. NICE GUY Light, fresh and uplifting, this cologne opens with lemon, violet leaf and cardamom, while the heart features iced coffee. It’s a scent that says casual, friendly and approachable.SALVATORE FERRAGAMO UOMO CASUAL LIFE EDT (50ML 2,635 BAHT / 100ML 3,655 BAHT)*Prices…
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December 12, 2017
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Fashion Insider : The True Genius

THE TRUE GENIUS Alexander McQueen is a British fashion label by an iconic, imaginative, and inspirational fashion designer whose design is driven by his fascination with the beauty and savagery of the natural world. STORY TAWAN KONKAEW PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF BRANDS What’s your memory of this brand? Lady Gaga dancing in Alexander McQueen’s 10-inch stilettos in her video? The brand’s iconic skull scarf? The dreamy bridal gown worn by Catherine Middleton? These remarkable designs all reflect Alexander McQueen’s diverse characters. Lee Alexander McQueen, one of the most influential figures in the fashion industry, was born on 17 March 1969 in London. The son of a taxi driver and the youngest of six children, he grew up in a small house in East London. A future career in haute couture seemed far-fetched for him at the time. In less than 10 years McQueen became one of the most respected fashion designers in the world At the age of 16 he was offered an apprenticeship at the traditional Savile…
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November 19, 2017
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Fashion Insider: Revolution Step

REVOLUTION STEP Stuart Weitzman is an American footwear brand whose shoes have adorned the feet of A-listers around the world. Now available in more than 70 countries, Stuart Weitzman brings its sexy, glamourous and seductive design to women. STORY TAWAN KONKAEW PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF BRANDS Stuart A. Weitzman was born in 1941 in a family of shoemakers -- his father, Seymour Weitzman, and his oldest brother Warren opened a shoe factory in Haverhill, Massachusetts, called “Seymour Shoes”. The family business continued to do well, until one day when their youngest boy Stuart, who had always shown remarkable designing skills, became the head designer of the company in his early 20s. The marriage of creative design and excellent craftsmanship attracted a Spanish company which bought the company in 1971. More than 20 years later, Stuart surrendered to his passion and decided to buy the beloved company back in 1994. At the time, he came up with an idea to design one-of-a-kind…
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November 19, 2017
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New Items: Beauty Update

BEAUTY UPDATE New arrivals to make your beauty shine brighter than ever throughout the season PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF BRANDS LA MER Genaissance de La Mer The Infused Lotion (150ml 8,500 Baht) SISLEY Black Rose Skin Infusion Cream (50ml 5,350 Baht) SULWHASOO Evenfair Perfecting Cushion Duo Limited Edition No. 13 and No. 21 (3,060 Baht) SHU UEMURA Nutri: Nectar Gentle Cleansing Oil in Emulsion (150ml 1,275 Baht / 400ml 2,975 Baht) URBAN DECAY Naked Heat Palette (2,125 Baht / Available only at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Srivaree and Phuket Downtown) LANEIGE X YCH Skin Veil Base Dot Cushion Duo No. 40 Light Purple and 60 Light Green (1,835 Baht) NARS Velvet Matte Foundation Stick (1,485 Baht / Available in 15 Shades / Available only at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Srivaree and Rangnam) ESTÉE LAUDER Pure Color Envy Lash Multi Effects and Waterproof Multi Effects Mascara (1,020 Baht) *Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
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November 19, 2017
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What’s New Watches

LES LÉGENDES A decision to purchase a watch does not always rely on its appearance, its brand, or functions -- sometimes it’s all about the big dream. STORY SOMPOL MINGKHUAN • PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF BRANDS JAEGER-LECOULTRE The Geophysic has been a part of Jaeger-LeCoultre since 1958. The Geophysic Universal Time is a perfect companion for travellers, with an outer day/night 24-hour time zone ring, and 24 world time city names around the outer rim. The dial features an overhead view of the globe. The watch is equipped with Cal.JLC 772 in a 41.6mm stainless steel case. OMEGA In addition to being a part of space missions, the Omega Speedmaster has also left its name in the world of racing. The Speedmaster Racing Co-Axial Master Chronometer features a 44.25mm stainless steel case with a black dial, ceramic bezel ring, orange hand accents, and “racing checker” outer scale on the dial periphery. The watch comes with the Cal.9900 automatic movement. PANERAI Mare Nostrum is Panerai’s legend as it is the brand’s first watch…
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November 19, 2017