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style

03/05/2018

What exactly is ‘style’?

Brian Marshall, Director of luxury lifestyle boutique The Luxe Company tries to get to the crux of the matter. It’s an age-old question that has so many subjective answers. Everyone has an opinion but let’s try to by-pass subjectivity and aim to get to the essence of what style actually is. So, where should we start? Maybe it’s easier to start with what style isn’t. Well, in our humble opinion, style is not fashion. That’s another can of worms entirely. In the words of Yves Saint Laurent, ‘Fashions come and... Read More

11/09/2016
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The Luxe Company Cocktail Masterclass: Extra Dry Martini

A Vodka Martini is perhaps the all-time classic cocktail, beloved of the rich and famous, fabulous and fictional, the world over. Nothing says sophistication quite like a dry martini, but the debate on whether it should be shaken or stirred, as in the video below, rages on. Here’s our view on this major debate: James Bond’s famous tag line is actually a reversal of the original quote from Fleming’s books. The author used the line “stirred not shaken” to add yet another facet to Bond’s cool image. If a Martini is... Read More

11/09/2016
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L’Agent AW16 collection – sexy with attitude

Here at The Luxe Company we’re excited to have received the first delivery of our new L’Agent by Agent Provocateur AW16 collection. Click HERE to see the brand pages on the website. Featuring a range of vibrant colours that L’Agent has become known for, the collection has a youthful, fresh, bold, and feminine feel.  L’Agent is well known for it’s ethos of celebrating and empowering women and this collection ticks all those boxes and then some. As one would expect from this premium designer brand, the collection is provocative whilst leaving something to the imagination. The designs have a very British... Read More

28/08/2016
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The Luxe Company Cocktail Masterclass: The Bellini

Welcome to the second part of our cocktails masterclass. At The Luxe Company we’re always up for a celebration, especially if it involves a bit of bubbly, so much so that we’ve added a fabulous Leather Handled Champagne Bath to our product range. Check it out on the site – click HERE to visit the Product Page. With its classic champagne hammered finish and stylish leather handles, this champagne bath will not only keep your bottles of bubbly cool but it will look good doing it! Now if there’s anything better than a glass of... Read More

20/08/2016
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7 Fabulous Lifestyle Decor Ideas for Reindeer Hides

As those summer nights start to slip away and thoughts turn towards Autumn & Winter what could be more cozy than snuggling up beneath a Reindeer skin? Luxurious, practical and versatile, here’s a few ways to use your reindeer hide to add impact to your home. (Reindeer hides are now in stock at https://www.theluxecompany.co.uk/gifts-c5/furnishings-decor-c55/lx-by-luxe-reindeer-hide-fur-rug-p417 ) Buy yours with a clear conscience in the knowledge that our hides are a natural by-product from the Scandinavian meat industry and they are not sourced from flocks farmed purely for their fur. Use them in the... Read More

18/05/2016
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A Guide to Neutral Style

Pioneered as a concept by Giorgio Armani in the ‘80s and championed by the likes of Helmut Lang, Jil Sander and Calvin Klein in the ‘90s, neutral colour palettes were the antidote to the flamboyant style of the ‘70s, punk of the ‘80s and grunge of the ‘90s. Working hand in hand with minimalism, it was the grown-up cool, defined by clean lines and fuss-free, pared-back accessories; in essence, completely effortless. Minimalism brought it’s own challenges though. Who can really live in a spotless environment? Didn’t those razor sharp lines leave you feeling... Read More

16/03/2016
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Ashwood Leather products just in!

Here at The Luxe Company we haven’t forgotten the guys (though some might say a lot of our lines are for the guys!) and to prove it, our range of high quality leather wash bags and messenger bags have just come in. Quality and style combine with excellent workmanship to create products that are a joy to own, a pleasure to use and style statement par excellence. The website launches 06/04/16.

05/03/2016
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Uber sexy lingerie brand L’Agent by AP comes to The Luxe Company

The Luxe Company is proud and excited to announce the addition of the L’Agent by AP label to its range of brands. Launching in April 2016, our new website will feature a stunning range of lingerie from the L’Agent collection, designed by Agent Provocateur in conjunction with superstar actress and model Penelope Cruz and her sister Monica. Here are a few words from Penelope herself about the L’Agent collection and how their collaboration with Agent Provocateur came about…

25/02/2016

Hello world!

So here we are at the start of our BIG ADVENTURE! The Luxe Company is soon to launch online. Who are we, you ask? Well, we’re an independent online luxury lifestyle retailer of nightwear, bedding, erotic chic lingerie & accessories. Luxury, Style and Elegance are our bywords and we’re very excited to be bringing to you a fabulous range of products that exemplify all of these attributes. Watch this space for updates as we approach our launch date.