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Reimagining Luxury

Reimagining Luxury

As countries begin to open their borders, we ease back into traveling beyond our neighborhoods. Today, younger generations prioritize sustainability and authenticity, especially in the sense of privilege that comes with wearing a product. Luxury is more democratic and conscious. They are inspired by wanderlust and responsibility for transparency and a sustainable lifestyle. LUC8K is a company that produces leather handbags and accessories that are unique. Ready to help people to reacquaint themselves with their spirit of adventure, the trend is to live your life’s style. More relaxed – and fun. Based in Switzerland LUC8K, based in Switzerland, was founded four years ago by Karen Olivo, a veteran luxury goods professional, and Anette Mossbacher, world-class wildlife and landscape photographer. They...

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How to pack intelligently – for the Cosmopolitan Woman

How to pack intelligently – for the Cosmopolitan Woman

At LUC8K, we know that the Cosmopolitan woman loves to travel. Whether you are jetting off for business, pleasure, or a combination of both, you need to cart along with luggage! Packing intelligently and with some thought upfront may sound like too much hard work – but it has huge benefits when you arrive on the other side of your journey. Style, class, and elegance can be carried in your suitcase. You don’t have to spend your holidays in crumpled-up clothing and mismatched colors. Take your #newluxury ambiance with you no matter where you are going, ensuring that you look classy, upmarket, and sophisticated. The Cosmopolitan woman sees the world as her oyster. She embraces every opportunity she can find...

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Sophisticated Style Will Make You That Cosmopolitan Woman

Sophisticated Style Will Make You That Cosmopolitan Woman

Being a high-flyer in the modern world requires attention to detail and work. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have fun. Styling your looks from the top of your head to the tips of your toes is an awesome challenge. It will make you feel like a million dollars when you enter the boardroom or sashay into the rooftop club. Your clothes, shoes, accessories, make-up, hair, and nails define your sophisticated style. They make you – You. An individual who knows exactly what she wants and how to get it. The Cosmopolitan Woman is all about fashion but not fads. She is about chic style and classy clothes that won’t fall apart and look tired and sad after one wash....

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Concerning The Necessity Of Affluence: Sustainable Luxury

Concerning The Necessity Of Affluence: Sustainable Luxury

What is Luxury? Excessive individualism is a decisive factor when attempting to define luxury. Even scientists find it difficult to define why joie de vivre sometimes fades away, which is not an unfamiliar condition for narcissists. Self-realization, self-representation, and individualism are social ideals that help to stimulate consumerism. The desire to be special is of key importance. According to Kant (German philosopher 1724 – 1804), opulent luxury serves culture, the arts, and the sciences, whereas excessive public indulgence is tasteless and thus has no positive effect on our welfare. From an economic viewpoint, Kant considers opulence to be an unnecessary expense that makes us poor, while indulgence makes us sick. One thing is certain: An overdeveloped feeling of vanity is...

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Cowardly Hunter Celebrates After Killing Elderly Giraffe

Cowardly Hunter Celebrates After Killing Elderly Giraffe

Sustainability, conservation begins with respect. Self-respect and respect for others, including animals. From her actions and her reasoning afterward, Tess Thompson Talley lacks respect. The U.S. citizen paid money to South African authorities to track and kill a 4,000-pound elderly black giraffe for sport. Then she celebrated her trophy kill by posting her smiling, triumphant face on Facebook beside the dead animal. The mascot and brand ambassador of LUC8K are Sophie, a beautiful, elegant giraffe, so the needless, senseless killing of these creators doesn’t go over well here. It took about a year, but the social media backlash eventually came for Talley, and it has been fierce. It began with “AfricaDigest,” a Twitter page of a publication called “Africland post,”...

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What Goes into Making a Luxury Handbag

What Goes into Making a Luxury Handbag

Luxury leather handbags are a key component of any stylish person’s attire, but have you ever wondered what goes into manufacturing these items? Probably not — after all, most of us just enjoy the look and use of a handbag — but these high-end designs are often crafted to perfection thanks to months of painstaking work. If you would like to find out more about the design and creation process behind our luxury handbags, then read on for an eye-opening guide that will allow you to see your handbag in a whole new light! The Design Process Before any work is completed with the materials, a handbag has to be conceived and designed. We aim to provide unique but classic...

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Giveaway • You Are Our Amazing Customer Champion

Giveaway • You Are Our Amazing Customer Champion

Our Sophie decided to run a Giveaway Contest at the end of the year 2017. Who is Sophie? She is our favorite client and spokeswoman , and she is the one individual who most closely personifies the LUC8K experience. Sustainable practices are essential to Sophie. You might even say her life depends on it. So far, she has been traveling to 23 different countries worldwide, sharing her excitements, experiences, thoughts, and love for colors. LUC8K stands for “LivUrColors”, 8 is our “lucky” number, and “K” the first letter of its founder’s name who is “Karen”. Follow Sophie’s stories on our blog and news and experience why socially- and environmentally-conscious practices are important to us. We are independent, and we are niche. It’s only...

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Jacky Donatz Press Release

Jacky Donatz Press Release

Jacky Donatz is turning into an alchemist. The celebrity chef from Zurich is developing papaya salt for fine-tuned tastes. The Gault-Millau chef will be introducing his “secret” seasoning salt in Zurich. Zurich, 24 Oktober 2017 – As part of the book fair in Zurich’s Grand Hotel “Savoy Baur en Ville”, Gault-Millau chef Jacky Donatz will be presenting his J.DO 8001 seasoning salt, exquisitely packaged by the Swiss designer brand, “LUC8K”. “A hunch without reason is like a soup without salt”- Jacky Donatz. This is the philosophy that the passionate professional chef who bears the title of “Grand Officer of the Master Roasters Society” lives by. Those who love a dash of luxury are sure to enjoy this bag of salt....

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Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2017 Award For LUC8K Ambassador Peter Delaney

Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2017 Award For LUC8K Ambassador Peter Delaney

He accepted this prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year award in the category of “Animal Portraits” on October 17 at a ceremony at the Natural History Museum in London wearing the new LUC8K handmade designer leather belt with the metal buckle that serves as both the lucky number “8” and the infinity symbol. “To be nominated for the WPOY awards is an honor and privilege,” Delaney said. “The Wildlife Photographer of the Year is one of the oldest and most prestigious nature competitions globally and is considered the benchmark in nature photography.” Delaney received the award for his black and white portrait photograph, “Chimpanzee Dreaming,” which is appropriate since chimpanzees are his favorite pictorial subject to capture in the wild....

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Leather Tote handbag exclusive handmade in France in red and pink

Language of Color & Freedom of Choice

At LUC8K we believe in setting trends not following them. We do this by the design of our high-quality leather goods, the manner in which they are constructed, but most importantly we set trends through the use of color. And so do you. We break the rules by letting you pick your colors and use our given design as an instrument to composing your style and communicate the idea of exclusive personalized beauty. This is a powerful tool for a woman who knows herself and has her own sense of style. LUC8K is for a confident woman comfortable enough to make her own style decisions in a world where everyone is telling her what to wear and how to wear it. Color In Design Is Very Subjective There are...

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