How can the rental and resale market scale for global nuances? What can brands do to integrate themselves into everyday life? How are diamonds being made more accessible to younger shoppers? In this part of the 2022 Expert Outlook, we speak to three experts about the changing world of luxury.
The world of luxury watches predominantly caters to men, leaving many women feeling shut out of a legacy part of fashion. But higher demand from women and creative disruption from brands are helping to carve out space for new voices and styles, energising a market entrenched in tradition.
Lockdown savings have inspired many Britons to splurge on themselves, giving heritage luxury brands a boost in business and profile. Canvas8 spoke to nine people across the UK to discuss how shopping for high-end items can fit with their personal identities and social values.
The COVID-19 crisis has not dampened affluent Americans’ desire to travel, but it has affected the kinds of experiences they’re craving. How are brands satisfying HNWIs’ hunger for exclusive and extraordinary trips while also responding to growing expectations for sustainability and privacy?
With the need for drastic climate action more apparent than ever, people’s lifestyles choices are coming under intense scrutiny. Is it possible to live in comfort and luxury in a way that minimises harm to the planet? Proponents of ‘hedonistic sustainability’ believe it can be done.