Luxurylaunches

Based in Mumbai, Luxurylaunches was founded by Dhiram Shah in 2006 with a simple mission to showcase luxury products, services and trends by highlighting the experience, concisely and briefly. Our editors along with our writers and contributors have created a veritable list of the finer things in life to share with our affluent readers. Over the years Luxurylaunches has steadily grown to become one of the largest affluent lifestyle websites in the world.
Luxurylaunches
Based in Mumbai, Luxurylaunches was founded by Dhiram Shah in 2006 with a simple mission to showcase luxury products, services and trends by highlighting the experience, concisely and briefly. Our editors along with our writers and contributors have created a veritable list of the finer things in life to share with our affluent readers. Over the years Luxurylaunches has steadily grown to become one of the largest affluent lifestyle websites in the world.

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World’s deepest diving pool to open in Poland this autumn — a 45-metre plunge

Deepspot – still being built near Warsaw – will lose its record status within six months when a 50-metre pool opens in Britain

12 Apr 2019 - 12:00PM

Deepspot – still being built near Warsaw – will lose its record status within six months when a 50-metre pool opens in Britain

World’s deepest diving pool to open in Poland this autumn — a 45-metre plunge
The Louvre and Airbnb offer slumber party with ‘Mona Lisa’ – would you make the perfect guest?

World’s most visited art gallery is giving away a one-night stay to one lucky winner and a guest

9 Apr 2019 - 4:00PM

World’s most visited art gallery is giving away a one-night stay to one lucky winner and a guest

The Louvre and Airbnb offer slumber party with ‘Mona Lisa’ – would you make the perfect guest?
Want to rent the Chanel micro bikini Kim Kardashian made famous?

Tiny two-piece, made famous by reality TV star on Instagram last October, can be yours for up to 72 hours – if you’re an LA resident

9 Apr 2019 - 10:00AM

Tiny two-piece, made famous by reality TV star on Instagram last October, can be yours for up to 72 hours – if you’re an LA resident

Want to rent the Chanel micro bikini Kim Kardashian made famous?
Can Jon Snow outrun the White Walkers in these Adidas ‘Game of Thrones’ sneakers?

Six new patterns are available – each inspired by the television series, and the colour scheme and moods of the various houses and factions

1 Apr 2019 - 11:23AM

Six new patterns are available – each inspired by the television series, and the colour scheme and moods of the various houses and factions

Can Jon Snow outrun the White Walkers in these Adidas ‘Game of Thrones’ sneakers?
Meet Armando, the US$1.4 million racing pigeon that had two Chinese locked into a bidding war

Bidding war between two Chinese rivals sends price soaring for the five-year old Armando, who has been bought for breeding

21 Mar 2019 - 5:44PM

Bidding war between two Chinese rivals sends price soaring for the five-year old Armando, who has been bought for breeding

Meet Armando, the US$1.4 million racing pigeon that had two Chinese locked into a bidding war
Champagne and caviar aside, what makes flying first-class so much fun?

First-class travel on Cathay Pacific, Singapore and Emirates is vastly different to flying first-class on US airlines

20 Mar 2019 - 5:01PM

First-class travel on Cathay Pacific, Singapore and Emirates is vastly different to flying first-class on US airlines

Champagne and caviar aside, what makes flying first-class so much fun?
How Copenhagen’s Hotel Ottilia became the world’s first hotel with ‘self-cleaning rooms’

Boutique property’s automatic disinfectant cleaning technology breaks down harmful microbes, such as bacteria, viruses and airborne mould spores

13 Mar 2019 - 12:00PM

Boutique property’s automatic disinfectant cleaning technology breaks down harmful microbes, such as bacteria, viruses and airborne mould spores

How Copenhagen’s Hotel Ottilia became the world’s first hotel with ‘self-cleaning rooms’
A look inside British Airways' brand new first-class luxury cabins

À la carte menu, memory-foam mattresses and 400-thread-count bedding among new services in 100th year of UK airline services

15 Mar 2019 - 9:11AM

À la carte menu, memory-foam mattresses and 400-thread-count bedding among new services in 100th year of UK airline services

A look inside British Airways' brand new first-class luxury cabins
Lost Caravaggio found in an attic could be worth US$171 million at auction

The 1600 painting, ‘Judith Beheading Holofernes’, found in the rafters of a French house, will be offered for sale in June

12 Mar 2019 - 7:23PM

The 1600 painting, ‘Judith Beheading Holofernes’, found in the rafters of a French house, will be offered for sale in June

Lost Caravaggio found in an attic could be worth US$171 million at auction
How to get a first-class upgrade on a flight without having to pay for it

You can improve your chances of an upgrade by being a regular in first class, well-dressed, on-time – and, of course, asking for one

11 Mar 2019 - 2:53PM

You can improve your chances of an upgrade by being a regular in first class, well-dressed, on-time – and, of course, asking for one

How to get a first-class upgrade on a flight without having to pay for it
5 reasons to travel on the luxurious Venice-Simplon-Orient-Express train at least once

The trip of a lifetime awaits in this grand old dame of the tracks

13 Mar 2019 - 5:33PM

The trip of a lifetime awaits in this grand old dame of the tracks

5 reasons to travel on the luxurious Venice-Simplon-Orient-Express train at least once
How one Korean petrolhead tried to make a Ferrari FXX K out of an F430 Spider – and failed

One Korean’s bid to modify a Ferrari F430 Spider fails miserably

15 Feb 2019 - 2:01AM

One Korean’s bid to modify a Ferrari F430 Spider fails miserably

How one Korean petrolhead tried to make a Ferrari FXX K out of an F430 Spider – and failed
A melon that costs more than a car and the world’s 11 other most expensive vegetarian ingredients

Japanese grapes the size of ping pong balls, Serbian donkey milk cheese, Indonesian coffee and Italian white truffles are also highly valued

6 Feb 2019 - 3:00PM

Japanese grapes the size of ping pong balls, Serbian donkey milk cheese, Indonesian coffee and Italian white truffles are also highly valued

A melon that costs more than a car and the world’s 11 other most expensive vegetarian ingredients
What is the difference between single malt and single barrel whisky?

Ever walked into a bar and had trouble telling the whiskies apart? It’s easy enough to differentiate between the various kinds once you understand how they are produced

2 Feb 2019 - 12:01PM

Ever walked into a bar and had trouble telling the whiskies apart? It’s easy enough to differentiate between the various kinds once you understand how they are produced

What is the difference between single malt and single barrel whisky?
Did a video of a ‘shopaholic’ influencer and personal shopper get her blocked by Instagram?

Dubai fashion blogger Nicole Majdalany, seen in a luxury mall walking in front of an attendant carrying a mountain of shopping bags, was locked out for three days

30 Jan 2019 - 4:59AM

Dubai fashion blogger Nicole Majdalany, seen in a luxury mall walking in front of an attendant carrying a mountain of shopping bags, was locked out for three days

Did a video of a ‘shopaholic’ influencer and personal shopper get her blocked by Instagram?
How the world's first vegan hotel suite at Hilton London Bankside is helping animal lovers sleep easy

Food design firm Bompas & Parr creates bedroom, bathroom and living room without leather, wool, feathers or other animal products, says Ayushi Kothari.

29 Jan 2019 - 4:50AM

Food design firm Bompas & Parr creates bedroom, bathroom and living room without leather, wool, feathers or other animal products, says Ayushi Kothari.

How the world's first vegan hotel suite at Hilton London Bankside is helping animal lovers sleep easy
How does David Beckham nap with his pup? By wrapping her in a US$6,000 Louis Vuitton blanket

The former football star took an afternoon nap with his dog, Olive, wrapped in an LV blanket on his chest. Wife Victoria Instagrammed the photo – and netizens went wild

21 Jan 2019 - 3:32PM

The former football star took an afternoon nap with his dog, Olive, wrapped in an LV blanket on his chest. Wife Victoria Instagrammed the photo – and netizens went wild

How does David Beckham nap with his pup? By wrapping her in a US$6,000 Louis Vuitton blanket
Will Supreme skateboards auction yield US$1 million for Sotheby’s?

Exquisite ‘20 years of Supreme’ ensemble includes an archive of diligently and passionately assembled skates by collector Ryan Fuller

17 Jan 2019 - 5:03PM

Exquisite ‘20 years of Supreme’ ensemble includes an archive of diligently and passionately assembled skates by collector Ryan Fuller

Will Supreme skateboards auction yield US$1 million for Sotheby’s?
Netflix's 'Bird Box' come to life? This Long Island restaurant just held a themed dinner based on the thriller

To pay tribute to the popular streaming show, the Milleridge Inn served a meal during which guests had to eat blindfolded and remain silent right through

17 Jan 2019 - 1:03PM

To pay tribute to the popular streaming show, the Milleridge Inn served a meal during which guests had to eat blindfolded and remain silent right through

Netflix's 'Bird Box' come to life? This Long Island restaurant just held a themed dinner based on the thriller
How much did Kim Kardashian West spend on Louis Vuitton bags for the ‘baby girls’ in the family?

The American reality television star gave the eight luxury Mini HL Speedy bags to her daughters and nieces as Christmas gifts

11 Jan 2019 - 5:25PM

The American reality television star gave the eight luxury Mini HL Speedy bags to her daughters and nieces as Christmas gifts

How much did Kim Kardashian West spend on Louis Vuitton bags for the ‘baby girls’ in the family?
Edison Chen whips up a storm by sharing a photo of his daughter at play in a US$68,500 Supreme x LV toy chest

The Hong Kong actor recently sparked controversy when he posted a picture on Instagram of his 1-year-old girl enjoying herself inside a luxury collaboration trunk

5 Jan 2019 - 4:03PM

The Hong Kong actor recently sparked controversy when he posted a picture on Instagram of his 1-year-old girl enjoying herself inside a luxury collaboration trunk

Edison Chen whips up a storm by sharing a photo of his daughter at play in a US$68,500 Supreme x LV toy chest
Why does a single kilogram of ultra-rare Strottarga Bianco caviar cost more than a Porsche 911?

The ‘white gold’ of caviar, harvested on small family farm in Austria, takes up to a decade to process and has a layer of 22-karat edible gold leaf sprinkled on it.

1 Jan 2019 - 4:11PM

The ‘white gold’ of caviar, harvested on small family farm in Austria, takes up to a decade to process and has a layer of 22-karat edible gold leaf sprinkled on it.

Why does a single kilogram of ultra-rare Strottarga Bianco caviar cost more than a Porsche 911?
Ford’s noise-cancelling kennel could take the stress out of New Year’s Eve fireworks for your pooch – and you

The noise-cancelling prototype, partially made with cork, incorporates technology that the car manufacturer uses in its Edge and Fusion vehicles

29 Dec 2018 - 2:49AM

The noise-cancelling prototype, partially made with cork, incorporates technology that the car manufacturer uses in its Edge and Fusion vehicles

Ford’s noise-cancelling kennel could take the stress out of New Year’s Eve fireworks for your pooch – and you
Would you pay US$3,200 for a shot of cognac from 1894?

London-based M Restaurant Group is now selling the most expensive cognac in the world, Rome de Bellegarde 1894, by the measure or for US$315,888 for a one-litre decanter

24 Dec 2018 - 1:01PM

London-based M Restaurant Group is now selling the most expensive cognac in the world, Rome de Bellegarde 1894, by the measure or for US$315,888 for a one-litre decanter

Would you pay US$3,200 for a shot of cognac from 1894?
‘Kardashian’s’ star Kylie Jenner’s first custom car is an icy-blue Rolls-Royce Wraith – and it cost a meagre US$320,000

The fancy ride is the latest addition to Jenner’s fleet of ‘babies’ – which includes a Rolls-Royce Wraith Black Badge, Mercedes G-Wagon, Lamborghini Aventador, and a McLaren

21 Dec 2018 - 2:03PM

The fancy ride is the latest addition to Jenner’s fleet of ‘babies’ – which includes a Rolls-Royce Wraith Black Badge, Mercedes G-Wagon, Lamborghini Aventador, and a McLaren

‘Kardashian’s’ star Kylie Jenner’s first custom car is an icy-blue Rolls-Royce Wraith – and it cost a meagre US$320,000
Happy 10th birthday, bitcoin: 10 things you didn’t know about the cryptocurrency

The identity of the creator of the cryptocurrency – dubbed an economic bubble by Nobel laureates – still remains a mystery a decade after it first appeared

9 Dec 2018 - 4:00PM

The identity of the creator of the cryptocurrency – dubbed an economic bubble by Nobel laureates – still remains a mystery a decade after it first appeared

Happy 10th birthday, bitcoin: 10 things you didn’t know about the cryptocurrency
Where are the world’s 9 most Instagrammable hotels?

Australia’s fashion and lifestyle website Fashion Journal, and the online travel booking service, Expedia.au, pick their top picture-perfect hotels and resorts

20 Nov 2018 - 5:44PM

Australia’s fashion and lifestyle website Fashion Journal, and the online travel booking service, Expedia.au, pick their top picture-perfect hotels and resorts

Where are the world’s 9 most Instagrammable hotels?
Have pandas lost their mojo? How China's Chengdu Reserve plans to help them recover it

Spread across 44km in the Sichuan district of Southern China, the reserve will contain three sites aimed at conservation, education and research

20 Nov 2018 - 1:34PM

Spread across 44km in the Sichuan district of Southern China, the reserve will contain three sites aimed at conservation, education and research

Have pandas lost their mojo? How China's Chengdu Reserve plans to help them recover it
From MacBooks to diamonds: how Jony Ive created a US$250,000 ring to auction for charity

The ring, produced in collaboration with designer Marc Newson, will be sold by Sotheby’s in December in aid of the (RED) campaign fighting Aids in Africa

19 Nov 2018 - 12:03PM

The ring, produced in collaboration with designer Marc Newson, will be sold by Sotheby’s in December in aid of the (RED) campaign fighting Aids in Africa

From MacBooks to diamonds: how Jony Ive created a US$250,000 ring to auction for charity
Meet Victoria’s Secret 2018 US$1 million, 71-carat Fantasy Bra by Swarovski

Swedish model and Angel Elsa Hosk showed off this year’s creation during the 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in New York

14 Nov 2018 - 10:27AM

Swedish model and Angel Elsa Hosk showed off this year’s creation during the 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in New York

Meet Victoria’s Secret 2018 US$1 million, 71-carat Fantasy Bra by Swarovski