The global fashion magazine December 05, 2021 


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Cruising for a new generation

Elyse Glickman was there for the christening of AmaWaterways’ new boat, the AmaSiena, and her maiden voyage from Amsterdam to Basel
Photographed by the author
From issue 44 of
Lucire and the January 2022 issue of Lucire KSA


Eden Hore: High Fashion/High Country opens at the Dowse, with a nationally significant collection

A Central Otago farmer might seem an unusual collector of 1970s and 1980s high fashion and haute couture gowns, but Eden Hore amassed a historically significant collection of New Zealand fashion from the period, the subject of a new exhibition at the Dowse in Lower Hutt, near Wellington, writes Jack Yan


The Fashion Awards 2021 make a splash, returning to a live format at the Royal Albert Hall

Riveka Thevendran has a comprehensive low-down of the British Fashion Council’s premier event, the Fashion Awards for 2021
Photographed by Gareth Cattermole and Joe Maher


Dr Martens and Lazy Oaf team up for fourth collaboration

The London-based lifestyle brand founded on youth subcultures and humour, with its regular limited editions to aid sustainability, teams up with the famed footwear label
Photographed by Katie Silvester


I-N Intelligent Beauty redefines conscious skin and body care

As the successors to the legacy that brought us Aveda, Kiran Stordalen and Nicole Rechelbacher are resolute in their commitment to advance the legacy of plant-powered beauty of which they were so fortunate to be an integral part, reports Jody Miller


Old masters

Stanley Moss delights in the art, architecture and photography that Paris has to offer
Photographed by the author, Paula Sweet, and courtesy of Marlborough Gallery and Rabouan Moussion
From issue 44 of
Lucire and the December 2021 issue of Lucire KSA


Caudalie’s gift sets make Christmas shopping more sustainable

Caudalie’s sets make for special gifts this Christmas, and they’re environmentally friendlier this year, writes Riveka Thevendran


Jessica Alba’s Honest Company and Vanity Planet launch Aira Ionic Facial Steamer

The Honest Company and Vanity Planet collaborate on a clarifying, hydrating tool for skin, writes Riveka Thevendran


Eilish’s enchanting début: Billie Eilish launches a new fragrance

Billie Eilish’s star continues to rise as the acclaimed singer launches her own fragrance, reports Riveka Thevendran


Beauty trends uncovered

Plastic surgeon Dr Michael Somenek weighs in on 2021’s beauty trends, and gives some straight talk and hard science about each one
Main photograph by Karelys Ruíz/Unsplash


With beauty and meaning

Avec beauté et sens
Seeing that fashion often fell short on innovation and ecological promotion, Laura Sänger created La Katz, a silk label that adopts a cradle-to-cradle philosophy, and eliminates all pollutants and plastics. The result: silk that feels purer than what you might have come to know, raising the standard. Jack Yan interviews her
Voyant que l’industrie de la mode a souvent manqué d’innovation et de promotion écologique, Laura Sänger a créé La Katz, un label de soie qui adopte une philosophie « cradle-to-cradle » et élimine tous les polluants et plastiques. Le résultat : une soie au toucher plus pur que ce que l’on pouvait connaître auparavant, ce qui relève la norme. Jack Yan l’interviewe
ファッションはしばしば革新性(イノベーション)やエコロジーへの取り組みが充分ではないと気付いていたローラ・ゼンガーは、『ゆりかごからゆりかごまで』の哲学を採用し、すべての汚染物質とプラスチックを排除するシルクラベル、ラ・カッツを立ち上げました。その結果、シルクはこれまでの常識を根本から変える、純度の高い製品になりました。 甄爵恩ヤンが彼女にインタビューします
Photographed by Luise Hannah Reichert and Kaja Wagner
First published in issue 43 of


A fresh bite into New England

Massachusetts is richer with the farm-to-table experiences of Woods Hill Farm restaurants in Boston and Concord, writes Lola Cristall


It’s real life: conquering body image issues

Alli Spotts-De Lazzer’s MeaningFull is not only founded on a qualified therapist’s knowledge, but first-hand accounts of people who have dealt with dieting, weight and body image issues, and come out the other side having beaten them
Photographed by Drop the Label Movement


Bulgari launches B.Zero1 Rock Chain collection; Lilly zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg among VIPs

A VIP guest list with celebrities and royalty, plus music by rap artist Ufo361, made sure Bulgari’s latest jewellery collection got off to a great cocktail party launch
Photographed by Franziska Krug/Getty Images


Valentina Sampaio named Armani Beauty’s newest ambassador

The Brazilian model and activist Valentina Sampaio will appear in Armani Beauty’s 2022 campaigns


Clarins gets ready for summer, with primer, mascara and self-tanning line-up

With decades of sun care expertise and the use of effective natural ingredients, Clarins releases a range for summer 2021–2


Autumn alliteration

With Spencer doing its premières, Chanel and Mouawad show off their jewellery (and Chanel its haute couture), while Missoni, Tiffany & Co., and Mellerio dits Meller add volume to their offerings


First right-hand-drive Chevrolet Corvette arrives in New Zealand

Finished in Accelerate Yellow, the first factory right-hand-drive Chevrolet Corvette has landed in New Zealand for evaluation and display




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