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Versace Dylan Turquoise for her launching October 25; Hailey Bieber, Bella Hadid front campaign

Versace’s new fragrance brings together top talents for its promo


Beauty round-up: Living Nature’s new releases, Lancôme grows its own roses

New releases covered recently in our print editions, from Living Nature, Young Living, and Bondi Sands—as well as news of Lancôme’s own rose domain in Grasse


Gastro Garage: passing the torched

Adam Manacker and Stewart Levine rev up their one-of-a-kind “dinner and a show” concept for diners looking to get out and explore something new after a subdued summer, reports Elyse Glickman
Photographed by the author and courtesy W Hollywood



Lucire 2020 | The global fashion magazineHack Is Back
After a successful serialization of travel editor Stanley Moss’s novel, The Hacker, earlier this year during lockdown in many countries, we follow up with its sequel, Hack Is Back, which picks up immediately after the conclusion of the earlier story about a young technology company located in Gurgaon, and continues to follow the lives and adventures of all the cast members. This time they’re mixed up with Israeli cybercriminals, Bitcoin ransoms and malware on smartphones
Who’s who | Chapters 1–3 | Chapters 4–7


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A Ukrainian label going to Morocco, our first travel story from mainland China, haute couture in Paris, sustainable style in Sweden, a top Canadian hairstylist, an American actress—it’s a journey round the world with the global fashion magazine


A model life

Tiana Pongs knows the modelling world inside out, from her 15-plus years in the industry as a sought-after, full-time professional. The model and actress tells us about her new book, Keep Smiling: a Career Guide for Models
First published in the September 2020 issue of Lucire KSA


Prompting a rethink

Our latest selection shows that many companies expected the 2020s to be a new decade of rethought and reshaped products, from the grille of the new Hyundai SUV to how you store your tea


Realizing your dreams

How does a successful London-based architect change career and become a shoe designer? Jack Yan talks to Jori Papa, whose unique designs have been winning acclaim internationally
Photographed by the author
First published in the September 2020 issue of
Lucire KSA


Makers’ Mrkt: a celebration of the personal

Makers’ Mrkt is the antidote to mass production, with its personally curated selection of art, ceramics, fashion accessories, glassware, sculptures, vases and other artisan-made items. Lucire speaks to its founder, Kelly Thompson


Chanel retrospective opens at Paris’s Palais Galliera: Vanessa Paradis, Marion Cotillard, Angèle attend

After a US$10 million renovation, the Palais Galliera reopens with a bang: a 350-piece-rich retrospective on Chanel


Colourful and inclusive

Clothes should empower and bring a smile to your face, and Adedoyin Okuleye’s Afrispec designs do just that. Bhavana Bhim speaks with the Nigerian-born, New Zealand-based designer
Photographed by the author


Bollinger releases No Time to Die limited-edition gift box, featuring James Bond and DB5

Iconic imagery appears on a special gift box from Champagne Bollinger, housing the brand’s signature Special Cuvée champagne



Lucire 2020 | The global fashion magazineSong Weiling launches new Emporio Armani Meccanico skeleton watch collection on Tmall
Song Weiling is part of a larger push by Emporio Armani to get sales from Generation Z, especially in the 2,500–5,000元 segment


Travelling back in time: the South Island to ourselves

A silver lining: COVID-19 has made driving through Aotearoa New Zealand pleasurable and easy, as Kip Brook embarks on a tour toward the Otago region
Photographed by the author



Lucire 2020 | The global fashion magazineArborea, Stanley Moss’s new novel written during the pandemic in Italy, out now
Travel editor Stanley Moss’s new novel, Arborea, was written between March and September 2020 in what was the European epicentre of COVID-19


H&M Studio channels the 1970s, with Irina Shayk, Jameela Jamil, Sasha Lane, Indya Moore

Gender-fluid, flares, frills and big shoulders: H&M Studio is not afraid to catch your eye for autumn–winter, with its geographically distant marketing campaign


A winning obsession

New York hairstylist Cassie Carey is winning acclaim from her peers. She tells Lucire about her experience creating her successful entry at the North American Hairstyling Awards
Hair by Cassie Carey
Photographed by Richard Monsieurs
Make-up by Dmitry Potapov
Modelled by Snow Dollkinson/Official Model Management
First published in the May 2020 issue of
Lucire KSA



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