What’s Haute 4.12.2010: The Luxury RoundUp
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Burberry & LVMH Rank High in Customer Service
According to figures based on a recent WealthSurvey study conducted by the Luxury Institute, Louis Vuitton and Burberry top the list when it comes to fashion designers who provide the best “in-store customer experiences.” The criteria used to determine the scores, which were both in the high 70s, was based on merchandise, service, and store atmosphere.
Hermés Set to Expand
As a leader in the luxury market for nearly two centuries, much of Hermès continued success has been achieved by expanding its line of luxury products. From its saddles to its coveted Birkin bag, to the introduction of its multi-million dollar helicopter and yacht, Hermès is constantly striving to stay ahead of the times.
Analeena Handbags Continue to Thrive
Despite the hardships that many luxury fashion houses are currently facing in today’s economy, Analeena continues to thrive. Carefully crafted using only the finest leather, the Analeena collection of handbags and luxury goods is poised to become a favorite brand among fashionistas worldwide.
Boudoir D’huitres: Autumn/Winter 2010 Collection
As an emerging luxury label set to take the fashion world by storm, Boudoir D’huitres has recently launched a new women’s wear line inspired by the fashion trends of the 17th century. The Autumn/Winter 2010 Collection is themed “Queen of the Night” and is influenced by Mozart’s “the Magic Flute.”
Marcela Calvet Exotic Skin Handbags
What began as an iconic Parisian couture house back in 1895, Marcela Calvet has proven to stand the test of time by offering some of the most highly sought-after designer handbags in today’s luxury market. Each handbag within the collection has been exquisitely handcrafted using only the finest exotic skins.
+Beryll Bone Belts & Accessories: A Celebrity Favorite
Inspired by Native American deerskin paintings, +Beryll offers a unique collection of handcrafted, one-of-a-kind belts, boots, handbags, jewelry, leather jackets and t-shirts, as well as a limited edition line of luxury sunglasses. While it may not be a widely know brand as of yet, the luxury accessories prove popular among the red-carpet set, with a celebrity following that includes the likes of Angelina Jolie, Demi Moore, Matt Dillion, and Sharon Stone.
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