9 Must Attend Luxury Events of 2014
A new year brings a new set of luxury events to attend in the hopes of discovering the best in every class. Whether you love supercars, private jets or high fashion, the following events will cater to your need for new luxury. Why not discover a one-of-a-kind couture dress or an exotic perfume to go along with your new Porsche Cayman S? Or how about spending time with the best naval architect to design your very own superyacht? The luxury events cater to each of your fantasies!
Here is our curated list of nine must-attend luxury events of 2014; events that will capture the hearts of luxury connoisseurs.
Showcasing new looks from famed fashion houses such as Armani, Versace or Dolce & Gabbana or from up-and-coming designers such as Uma Wang, Fausto Puglisi or Iceberg, the Milan Fashion Week should be on everyone’s calendar of must-attend events. Considered one of the “Big Four” in high fashion, the Milan Fashion Week is a dynamic display of creative diversity.
Date and Venue: 18th to 23rd February, 2014 in Milan, Italy
From the latest innovations of Girard-PerreGaux to the timeless designs of Breguet; from the classicism of Faberge to the modernism of Cartier, Baselworld brings together the best luxury watch and fine jewelry industry leaders. Set in a sophisticated space, the exhibition invites watch aficionados to either admire or purchase the high-end items on display.
Date and Venue: 27th March to 3rd April, 2014 at Basel, Switzerland
The 1.618 Sustainable Luxury Fair is a prestigious affair that aims to demonstrate the relationship between beauty, creativity, authenticity and sustainability in redefining luxury. The event showcases a series of trends, innovations, inspirations and initiatives that contributes in making the world a greener piece of luxury.
Date and Venue: 4th to 6th April, 2014 at Carreau du Temple, Paris
This award-winning event showcases the big luxury players. Meet Porsche, Ferrari, Maserati in the automobile area; Franck Muller, Patek Philippe, Audemars Piguet in the haute horlogerie quarter; and Davidoff, Taschen and Crystal caviar in the luxury section. Need more reasons to visit Top Marques? How about an evening of elegance at one of Monaco’s myriad luxury hotels?
Date and Venue: 17th to 20th April, 2014 at the Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
Amazing antiques, fabulous folk art, gorgeous sculptures, exclusive jewelry and exquisite miniatures – the Masterpiece Fair is a treasure trove for art enthusiasts. Each exhibit at this world-class event is worthy of your visit. This is most likely why so many renowned artists, collectors, exhibitors and curators participate in this event.
Date and Venue: Preview – 25th June, Show – 26th June to 2nd July, 2014 at the South Grounds, the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London
With an impressive display of superyachts, by exhibitors such as FEADSHIP, LÜRSSEN, and Heesen Yachts, the Monaco Yacht Show is one event that is a must if you consider yourself to be a superyacht connoisseur. Organized under the patronage of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, this show offers the opportunity to catch the latest in superyachting.
Date and Venue: 24th to 27th September, 2014 at Port Hercules, Monaco
Nicknamed the ‘Yachting Capital of the World’, Fort Lauderdale hosts one of the best superyacht shows in the world. Regardless of your preference, you will most likely find the pleasure craft of your dreams at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. If not, you will surely reconnect with old friends and make new ones since the event is attended by innumerable jetsetters.
Date and Venue: 31st October to 3rd November, 2014 at Ports across Florida
Art Basel brings together artists and art lovers to celebrate their passion for visual media. From the paintings and drawings of Modern Masters to the sculptures and architectural pieces of contemporary creators to the photographs of emerging talents, Art Basel provides an ideal setting to promote art.
Date and Venue: 4th to 7th December, 2014 at Miami Beach
An opportunity to view upcoming styles and trends, the New York Fashion Week should be on the must-visit list of everyone in the fashion circuit. Sport your best evening attire to attend runway shows of the most talked about designers; dine with supermodels and celebrities; or find that perfect couture clothing item for that special event. If you love fashion, you will love the New York Fashion Week.
Date and Venue: 6th to 13th December, 2014 at New York
Attend any one of these luxury events in style by either staying at a five-star hotel or chartering a superyacht.
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