Embrace the rarest of charms, the cashmere jumper

Embrace the rarest of charms, the cashmere jumper

When Tom Wolfe posed for Esquire magazine he wore a bathrobe, suitable for a King. Made of fine, precious cashmeres the writer ditched his signature white three-piece suit for his most precious piece of clothing. Wolfe “actually works in this custom cashmere bathrobe, and not in the suit” proclaimed Esquire. A King deserves his precious attire, non?

A material made for royalty, cashmere is literally the luxury you deserve. Yes, it’s more expensive compared to other wool but this is how it goes with the rarest of materials. And cashmere is the diamond for the knitwear industry. Cashmere comes from goats, in fact from a very special type of goat that roams within parts of Asia, such as Mongolia, Tibet, Northern India, Iran, Afghanistan and Southwest China. 

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A knitted tale for winter

A knitted tale for winter

Lush texture and cozy creations. Just in time for a brand new year, knits are demanding our attention as this is the times for warmth and style.

“A good knit is like a ’60s screen siren” says Vogue’s Trace Barnhill of this all-time classic wardrobe staple that is  literally, timeless as ever.

“Knitwear can be tough because it feels so intensely personal, ranking beyond, in this reporter’s opinion, even the intimate attachment you feel toward a good pair of jeans” she adds referring to all those sexy, warm creations that are here to stay, for winters to come.

So invest to something that will hold on to you eternally. Wrap up your life in one of our favorite, luxurious pieces and do not be afraid to pair them with those trousers that compliment a knit’s winter fairytale.Military green and pink cashmere Aztec pattern cashmere cardigan by Alanui, wool pullover by Isabel Marant, white linen-cotton blend ‘Steve’ trousers by Isabel Marant– Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Luisa World Kifissia. Read more

4 menswear staples to crash the winter

Being casual doesn’t mean looking dull or boring. For this winter (well, any winter actually) invest in the all time classic menswear staples, the wardrobe essentials that you can pair your trendier pieces with like the bold (and delicately embroidered) Valentino’s multicolour cotton ‘Tie&Dye Jamaica Butterflies’ shirt jacket.  Read more

How to win the battle of style in military inspired clothing

There is a trend that never fades out. As military inspired pieces are marching once again the catwalks thinking “fashion as utility” is the only idea that comes to mind whilst checking out the army of men alternative possible. Of course military is not new, in fact it is an all-time classic trend which proved itself good for business. This season pea coats (originally a naval style, the P stands for pilot) with their double-breasted button stance and overcoats are demanding your investment in a range of military inspired colour palette. Black double breasted coat by Valentino, black wool roll neck jumper by Balmain, black wool and cotton straight leg trousers by Maison Margiela, bordeaux leather three buckle boots by Alexander McQueen. – Available at Luisa World Kolonaki.

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4 ways to dress your summer like a pro

From the ultra neutral and very smart greys to the subtle, colourful explosion for the summer, menswear is full of stylish options for the sunny days of 2016. For a more preppy alternative, invest in blue and white and when you feel like an Alain Delon for yachting, explore the navy alternatives that want to sail you away in the ocean of style.

Working the heat

Blue wool embroidered hole jumper by Alexander McQueen, blue calf leather slip-on sneakers by Valentino Garavani, black intrecciato leather document case by Bottega Veneta, blue zip around intrecciato leather wallet by Bottega Veneta, black leather large structured tote bag by Maison Margiela, sunglasses by Bottega Veneta, blue cotton floral print swim shorts by Alexander McQueen.  – Available at Luisa World Kolonaki, Bottega Veneta Boutique Kifissia.

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The Luisa World Guide to packing for the weekend

If you’re anything like us, you’ll hate packing for a trip. Yet we are here to help so be prepared to take the panic out of packing with our guide to everything you need for the weekend. Leather and hi-tech canvas duffel bag by Bottega Veneta. – Available at Bottega Veneta Kifissia , Luisa World Kolonaki. Read more