The Luxury Index

Prada Hits the Hong Kong Stock Exchange to Lackluster Response

Prada hit the Hong Kong stock market today and, while the Asian luxury consumer market has no problem shelling out the bucks for the Italian brand's coveted goods, there are concerns that Prada’s stock is overpriced. While the firm had said previously that the stock price may rise as high as HK$48, the company sold 423.2 million shares at HK$39.50 ($5) to raise a total of $2.13 billion – less than was expected. Read More

Haute Travel: Thailand for Two!

If you watch the ABC hit show, The Bachelorette, you know that falling in love in those surroundings is not your average fairy tale, unless you're dating a prince or have a camera crew in your posse. Hence, here's an experience to prove it's caliber, for us commoners — in Thailand! Read More

Atlanta Design: An Interior Gem

Looking to spruce up your home? Need some inspiration? Check out Inman Park’s Nandina Home and Design. This home boutique opened in July of 2010, carries a luscious array of accessories, furniture, lighting and fabrics for the home and offers interior design services. Talk about a one-stop-shop. Read More

Haute Design: Jonathan Adler Makes Southern Debut

Jonathan Adler has chosen the Westside Urban Market of Atlanta in the bourgeoning design-centric district for his 14th boutique. Rumors had been swirling around town for a while that the Happy Chic designer and host of Bravo’s Top Design was scoping out Atlanta for his next namesake boutique Read More

Haute Shopping: A ReMixx of Luxury

Few things will make me venture OTP (outside the Perimeter); shopping itself is one of them. So when I heard about ReMixx, a luxury lifestyle emporium and boutique, I had to check it out. Glad I did. Owner Candis Rosier, a savvy businesswonman with a celebrity and A-list clientele wanted to open a boutique Read More