Category Archives: Jewelery

Bespoke Trend Hits China

Bespoke clothing shows a refinement and modern elegance that is proving to be extremely appealing among Chinese luxury shoppers. This trend isn’t about showing off, but moving away from in-your-face logos and style. “Customers are more sophisticated now,” said Ben … Continue reading

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5 MUST-KNOW FACTS ABOUT THE HABITS OF CHINA’S LUXURY E-COMMERCE SHOPPERS

Everyone knows that China’s e-commerce market has exploded in recent years, becoming the second largest in the world and hosting the world’s single largest e-tail holiday every November 11. While this certainly has major implications for every retail sector, navigating the e-commerce market in … Continue reading

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China’s Luxury Boom Moves to the Web

China’s luxury boom is going online. As the overall sector struggles amid a government crackdown on ostentatious spending and gift-giving, the urge to splurge online is growing strong, according to a study by consulting firm KPMG. KPMG found in a … Continue reading

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Counterfeit luxury goods move further upmarket in China

  A Louis Vuitton store in Fuzhou, Fujian province. (Photo/CNS) When people in China carry designer bags bearing the logos of Louis Vuitton or Gucci, they are often asked whether they authentic or counterfeit. Now the country’s makers of counterfeit … Continue reading

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Female Fashion Addicts Change China’s $19 Billion Market

  BY BLOOMBERG 30 JANUARY, 2014 Louis Vuitton in Shanghai | Source: Flickr BEIJING, China — Lisa Yan is the new face of the Chinese luxury consumer: female and fashion-forward. The 26-year-old finance saleswoman checks social media daily to see what celebrities or … Continue reading

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Luxury Brands Rekindle Interest in China’s First-Tier Cities

There have been much buzz about brands moving to lower-tier cities as retailers seek further growth. But now, the trend may be reversing. Lower-tier cities may be losing their appeal as a growing number of luxury retailers want to be in … Continue reading

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Founder Stories | Bec Astley Clarke on Building a Luxury Brand Online

In the latest instalment of Founder Stories, a series highlighting the personal and professional journeys of some of fashion’s most dynamic entrepreneurs, BoF speaks with Bec Astley Clarke, founder of luxury jeweller Astley Clarke. Bec Astley Clarke | Source: Courtesy photo … Continue reading

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SO HOW MUCH MORE EXPENSIVE ARE LUXURY PRICES IN CHINA?

  Mainland China is known for higher luxury goods prices than anywhere else in the world. So how much more expensive are they? According to a seven-city survey done by China Daily, the results confirms that luxury goods prices in Beijing … Continue reading

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LUXURY BRANDS INVITE PUBLIC ‘BEHIND THE SCENES’

Quality, craftsmanship, and exclusivity.  These foundations of luxury are becoming increasingly important as the luxury market becomes crowded. Luxury companies who can capitalize on this, are scrambling to. To that end, LVMH group has revived its initiative to bring its artisans to … Continue reading

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Eye On London: British Heritage Brands Attract China’s Seasoned Shopper

This week, in our “Eye on London” series, Jing Daily will look at some of the brands, designers, hotels and restaurants in the London Luxury Quarter that are turning their attention to China’s sophisticated, seasoned traveler — the type who looks beyond … Continue reading

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