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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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Lionel Messi, LeBron James, Neymar, David Beckham or Virat Kohli – which sports influencer can earn the most from a single Instagram post?

From Ronaldo to Messi, LeBron to Beckham – who are the top 10 sports influencers, and what do they score from a single Instagram post?

8 Aug 2020 - 1:00PM

From Ronaldo to Messi, LeBron to Beckham – who are the top 10 sports influencers, and what do they score from a single Instagram post?

Lionel Messi, LeBron James, Neymar, David Beckham or Virat Kohli – which sports influencer can earn the most from a single Instagram post?
Kylie Jenner earns less than The Rock on Instagram? 10 celebrities able to charge up to US$1 million for a single post

From Nicki Minaj to Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift to Selena Gomez, these savvy celebrities could make more money from one post than most of us will make in a lifetime

1 Aug 2020 - 6:00AM

From Nicki Minaj to Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift to Selena Gomez, these savvy celebrities could make more money from one post than most of us will make in a lifetime

Kylie Jenner earns less than The Rock on Instagram? 10 celebrities able to charge up to US$1 million for a single post
14 craziest ways billionaires Donald Trump, Bill Gates, J. Paul Getty and Howard Hughes have splurged money – a US$36 million tea cup to writing your name large enough to read from space

From whale foreskin seat covers to writing your name half a mile high so it can be read from space, these are some of the most eccentric ways billionaires have frittered away their fortunes

29 Jul 2020 - 6:02PM

From whale foreskin seat covers to writing your name half a mile high so it can be read from space, these are some of the most eccentric ways billionaires have frittered away their fortunes

14 craziest ways billionaires Donald Trump, Bill Gates, J. Paul Getty and Howard Hughes have splurged money – a US$36 million tea cup to writing your name large enough to read from space
Why Kylie Jenner’s US$300,000 ‘mum car’ – a custom Rolls-Royce SUV – will make you pink with envy

She’s already got a Bugatti, Lamborghini and Ferrari; now the make-up mogul and member of the Kardashian clan’s has Barbie’s dream Rolls SUV to add to her fleet

26 Jul 2020 - 3:00AM

She’s already got a Bugatti, Lamborghini and Ferrari; now the make-up mogul and member of the Kardashian clan’s has Barbie’s dream Rolls SUV to add to her fleet

Why Kylie Jenner’s US$300,000 ‘mum car’ – a custom Rolls-Royce SUV – will make you pink with envy
Better than a black cab? Uber Boats let’s you get around London and see the sights from the River Thames

The app’s new aquatic service will allow Londoners to catch a boat up and down the River Thames – will it be plain sailing for Uber Boats in London?

25 Jul 2020 - 4:00PM

The app’s new aquatic service will allow Londoners to catch a boat up and down the River Thames – will it be plain sailing for Uber Boats in London?

Better than a black cab? Uber Boats let’s you get around London and see the sights from the River Thames
What’s it like to grow up mega rich? Private jets, posh schools, elite credit card – but there’s a dark side, says one billionaires’ son

With luxury homes, a private island and an Amex Black Card, being born to stinking rich parents sounds amazing – but one son of billionaires says on Quora it’s not that simple

22 Jun 2020 - 3:00AM

With luxury homes, a private island and an Amex Black Card, being born to stinking rich parents sounds amazing – but one son of billionaires says on Quora it’s not that simple

What’s it like to grow up mega rich? Private jets, posh schools, elite credit card – but there’s a dark side, says one billionaires’ son
Tesla’s Model S Performance, Porsche’s Taycan Turbo S and Rimac’s C_Two all burn up the track – but which is the fastest luxury electric hypercar in the world?

The electric revolution powers ahead with new car models offering hair-raising acceleration and stunning looks

7 Jun 2020 - 9:05AM

The electric revolution powers ahead with new car models offering hair-raising acceleration and stunning looks

Tesla’s Model S Performance, Porsche’s Taycan Turbo S and Rimac’s C_Two all burn up the track – but which is the fastest luxury electric hypercar in the world?
Review | Bali’s first hot air balloon ride reviewed – what’s it like to take Tanah Gajah’s ride over the Island of the Gods

Tanah Gajah is the first operator to offer hot air balloons over Bali – so we hopped a basket for epic views over Ubud and beyond

11 Jun 2020 - 11:44AM

Tanah Gajah is the first operator to offer hot air balloons over Bali – so we hopped a basket for epic views over Ubud and beyond

Bali’s first hot air balloon ride reviewed – what’s it like to take Tanah Gajah’s ride over the Island of the Gods
Kylie Jenner just bought a fifth mansion – take a look inside the cosmetics billionaire’s US$36 million new Los Angeles home

The world’s youngest self-made billionaire apparently can’t get enough real estate – take a sneak peek behind the doors of her latest purchase

29 May 2020 - 11:06AM

The world’s youngest self-made billionaire apparently can’t get enough real estate – take a sneak peek behind the doors of her latest purchase

Kylie Jenner just bought a fifth mansion – take a look inside the cosmetics billionaire’s US$36 million new Los Angeles home
Do you own a US$500,000 Aventador SVJ? Lamborghini might want it back – here’s why

Lamborghini is recalling 26 limited edition Aventador SVJs due to faulty door handles which could trap the driver inside

6 Apr 2020 - 10:48AM

Lamborghini is recalling 26 limited edition Aventador SVJs due to faulty door handles which could trap the driver inside

Do you own a US$500,000 Aventador SVJ? Lamborghini might want it back – here’s why
Coronavirus means galleries are shut – but you can visit New York’s MoMA, Paris’ Louvre, or 500 more of the world’s best museums online

Done with Netflix? Get smart and explore art online, with many of the world’s most celebrated museums and cultural attractions offering virtual tours via Google Arts & Culture

31 Mar 2020 - 11:09AM

Done with Netflix? Get smart and explore art online, with many of the world’s most celebrated museums and cultural attractions offering virtual tours via Google Arts & Culture

Coronavirus means galleries are shut – but you can visit New York’s MoMA, Paris’ Louvre, or 500 more of the world’s best museums online
Cristiano Ronaldo, Tom Cruise, Emma Watson and 4 more celebrities who wore dental braces to fix their teeth

Cristiano Ronaldo, Tom Cruise and Emma Watson are just a few of the A-listers who’ve sat out the discomfort and embarrassment of orthodontic aligners for the reward of a million-dollar, perfect Hollywood smile

25 Mar 2020 - 2:00AM

Cristiano Ronaldo, Tom Cruise and Emma Watson are just a few of the A-listers who’ve sat out the discomfort and embarrassment of orthodontic aligners for the reward of a million-dollar, perfect Hollywood smile

Cristiano Ronaldo, Tom Cruise, Emma Watson and 4 more celebrities who wore dental braces to fix their teeth
Why Princess Margaret was so fond of her red Rolls-Royce, the luxury car hand-built to meet her royal needs

The Rolls-Royce was delivered to Kensington Palace in 1980, and has been maintained in mint condition since last being used to carry family members to her funeral in 2002

23 Mar 2020 - 11:00AM

The Rolls-Royce was delivered to Kensington Palace in 1980, and has been maintained in mint condition since last being used to carry family members to her funeral in 2002

Why Princess Margaret was so fond of her red Rolls-Royce, the luxury car hand-built to meet her royal needs
Be a Batman to avoid catching the coronavirus: the Chinese-designed shield that might help save the human race

A Chinese designer has created the Be a Batman shield intended to save the human race from the Covid-19 pandemic, which uses UV light to sterilise itself

19 Mar 2020 - 7:00AM

A Chinese designer has created the Be a Batman shield intended to save the human race from the Covid-19 pandemic, which uses UV light to sterilise itself

Be a Batman to avoid catching the coronavirus: the Chinese-designed shield that might help save the human race
The US$24,000 question: What makes a border collie named Megan the most expensive sheepdog in the world?

The border collie comes from a long line of champion dogs, but the Oklahoma Wagyu cattle farmer who bought her isn’t necessarily interested in breeding her

13 Mar 2020 - 2:00PM

The border collie comes from a long line of champion dogs, but the Oklahoma Wagyu cattle farmer who bought her isn’t necessarily interested in breeding her

The US$24,000 question: What makes a border collie named Megan the most expensive sheepdog in the world?
Who are the 5 highest-paid social media influencers on Instagram and how did they become millionaires?

They make millions of dollars from social media and have large Instagram followings, but who are these influencers and just how successful are they?

2 Mar 2020 - 4:00PM

They make millions of dollars from social media and have large Instagram followings, but who are these influencers and just how successful are they?

Who are the 5 highest-paid social media influencers on Instagram and how did they become millionaires?
Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Hermès – Kylie Jenner’s US$1 million handbag collection is as fabulous as you think it is

Her colour-coded accessories include quilted Chanels, Louis Vuitton, Judith Leiber and many, many Hermès Birkin handbags

25 Feb 2020 - 7:00PM

Her colour-coded accessories include quilted Chanels, Louis Vuitton, Judith Leiber and many, many Hermès Birkin handbags

Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Hermès – Kylie Jenner’s US$1 million handbag collection is as fabulous as you think it is
Which 9 of the world’s lakes and lake hotspots are stars on Instagram?

From Italy to Israel, these nine breathtaking lakes have garnered millions of hashtags on Instagram and are social media eye candy

14 Feb 2020 - 6:00PM

From Italy to Israel, these nine breathtaking lakes have garnered millions of hashtags on Instagram and are social media eye candy

Which 9 of the world’s lakes and lake hotspots are stars on Instagram?
Would you pay US$5,800 for a gold-coloured Chanel water bottle? You’d better be quick …

Chanel’s outlandish new water bottle – complete with lambskin ‘flask bag’ – is the newest fashion fad on the block, and it’s selling out despite the prohibitive price tag

9 Feb 2020 - 12:00PM

Chanel’s outlandish new water bottle – complete with lambskin ‘flask bag’ – is the newest fashion fad on the block, and it’s selling out despite the prohibitive price tag

Would you pay US$5,800 for a gold-coloured Chanel water bottle? You’d better be quick …
Cristiano Ronaldo crashed a Ferrari, Rowan Atkinson smashed his McLaren – which other celebrities wrecked their ultra-luxury cars?

A fancy car – and a buoyant bank balance – doesn’t make you invincible, as these famous faces who totalled their prize motors prove

6 Feb 2020 - 7:00PM

A fancy car – and a buoyant bank balance – doesn’t make you invincible, as these famous faces who totalled their prize motors prove

Cristiano Ronaldo crashed a Ferrari, Rowan Atkinson smashed his McLaren – which other celebrities wrecked their ultra-luxury cars?
Why are Queen Elizabeth, Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton getting so animated? HBO Max cartoon, The Prince, to explore the life of British royalty – with Orlando Bloom voicing Prince Harry

Show is inspired by Gary Janetti’s Instagram account, which explores the life of the British royal family through the eyes of six-year-old Prince George

5 Feb 2020 - 8:00AM

Show is inspired by Gary Janetti’s Instagram account, which explores the life of the British royal family through the eyes of six-year-old Prince George

Why are Queen Elizabeth, Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton getting so animated? HBO Max cartoon, The Prince, to explore the life of British royalty – with Orlando Bloom voicing Prince Harry
Meet Samsung’s AirDresser, the US$1,400 magic cleaning wardrobe that cleans and irons your clothes

If you want clothing that’s regularly steamed, ironed or dry cleaned, the AirDresser will be ideal

2 Feb 2020 - 12:00PM

If you want clothing that’s regularly steamed, ironed or dry cleaned, the AirDresser will be ideal

Meet Samsung’s AirDresser, the US$1,400 magic cleaning wardrobe that cleans and irons your clothes
Meet the model who made a prosthetic leg out of a Louis Vuitton bag – after losing a limb in a car crash

British model Sian Green-Lord had her left leg amputated after being hit by a New York City taxi cab – so she crafted a designer ‘super leg’ made from a vintage LV handbag

1 Feb 2020 - 4:00PM

British model Sian Green-Lord had her left leg amputated after being hit by a New York City taxi cab – so she crafted a designer ‘super leg’ made from a vintage LV handbag

Meet the model who made a prosthetic leg out of a Louis Vuitton bag – after losing a limb in a car crash
Mine’s the biggest: Will the world’s largest superyacht make other superyacht owners feel inadequate?

The Njord, named after the god of the sea and winds in Norse mythology, will come equipped with underwater drones, submersibles and two Airbus ACH 160 helicopters

22 Apr 2020 - 3:04PM

The Njord, named after the god of the sea and winds in Norse mythology, will come equipped with underwater drones, submersibles and two Airbus ACH 160 helicopters

Mine’s the biggest: Will the world’s largest superyacht make other superyacht owners feel inadequate?
5 sneakers so rare you may never see them, from Adidas and Nike collabs with Kanye West, Eminem and – wait – Marty McFly?

Can you remember which sneakers Marty McFly wore when he travelled forward in time to 2015 in the Back to the Future II movie?

30 Jan 2020 - 12:50PM

Can you remember which sneakers Marty McFly wore when he travelled forward in time to 2015 in the Back to the Future II movie?

5 sneakers so rare you may never see them, from Adidas and Nike collabs with Kanye West, Eminem and – wait – Marty McFly?
Why does this Swiss chocolate bar cost more than an iPhone?

An 80 gram bar of premium Attimo chocolate costs US$645, and uses cocoa from a small village in Venezuela, where it has been cultivated for more than 400 years, and Swiss saffron

25 Nov 2019 - 12:00PM

An 80 gram bar of premium Attimo chocolate costs US$645, and uses cocoa from a small village in Venezuela, where it has been cultivated for more than 400 years, and Swiss saffron

Why does this Swiss chocolate bar cost more than an iPhone?
Only 1 of Cartier’s 10 black, diamond-encrusted Juste un Clou bracelets will be available in Hong Kong – for US$19,200, you could be the owner

French luxury label Cartier has unveiled a black diamond encrusted Juste un Clou for diehard fans across the globe, but only one will be available in Hong Kong

7 Nov 2019 - 11:38AM

French luxury label Cartier has unveiled a black diamond encrusted Juste un Clou for diehard fans across the globe, but only one will be available in Hong Kong

Only 1 of Cartier’s 10 black, diamond-encrusted Juste un Clou bracelets will be available in Hong Kong – for US$19,200, you could be the owner
Billionaires gone broke – Elizabeth Holmes, Vijay Mallya, Huang Wenyi and 8 more ultra-rich business tycoons who lost it all in a flash

Huang Wenyi, Elizabeth Holmes, Vijay Mallya and 9 more ultra-rich business tycoons who lost it all in an instant

11 Nov 2019 - 10:56AM

Huang Wenyi, Elizabeth Holmes, Vijay Mallya and 9 more ultra-rich business tycoons who lost it all in an instant

Billionaires gone broke – Elizabeth Holmes, Vijay Mallya, Huang Wenyi and 8 more ultra-rich business tycoons who lost it all in a flash
Will the next Porsche 911 – created with Boeing – be a flying electric car?

Porsche is developing a prototype for an electric flying car that would be able to take off and land vertically and it is working with Boeing to make the plans a reality

31 Oct 2019 - 2:30PM

Porsche is developing a prototype for an electric flying car that would be able to take off and land vertically and it is working with Boeing to make the plans a reality

Will the next Porsche 911 – created with Boeing – be a flying electric car?
A look inside Qatar Airways’ US$75 million Gulfstream G700, the world’s most expensive private jet

The US$75 million Gulfstream G700 promises ‘the tallest, widest, longest cabin in business aviation’

13 Nov 2019 - 1:23PM

The US$75 million Gulfstream G700 promises ‘the tallest, widest, longest cabin in business aviation’

A look inside Qatar Airways’ US$75 million Gulfstream G700, the world’s most expensive private jet