Opulent Lifestyle Archive

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Her story

Starting in 1910, an age when it was rare for women to wear make-up much less run their own businesses, Elizabeth Arden opened her first spa on Fifth Avenue and began to build one of the world’s first global beauty brands.

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Taking the stage at Paris Motor Show

German premium carmaker BMW has been rather quiet as far as new models are concerned. But it seems the Munich based company was just biding its time and the currently in gear Paris Motor Show provided an opportune moment for them to share the forthcoming line-up.

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The passion behind Lorenzi

We speak to the Director and the successor behind the opulent handbags and accessories brand Lorenzi, Hugo Caon, and ask him 13 of Opulent Living’s famous questions.


An English garden scent

This week started on an opulent note for Opulent Living as we were exclusively invited to the intimate media launch of Burberry’s brand new My Burberry fragrance at the Cape Grace Hotel.


Supporting the local community

Through the Veggie Box Initiative, “Chefs who share – the ART of giving” provides patrons with the opportunity to support children in Cape Town’s challenged and vulnerable communities with fresh produce for healthier meals.

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Floral fragrances from Florence

On September 12th Opulent Living celebrated the arrival of Spring with Santa Maria Novella and Caroline Fine Flowers at the Tuscan inspired perfumery boutique store in De Waterkant, Cape Town.

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Set yourself apart

Last week Thursday, 4 September, Opulent Living was fortunate to be invited exclusively by BMW South Africa to experience the brand’s very new BMW X4.

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Brighter futures

Graff Diamonds has been a long time loyal brand partner of Opulent Living and in the spirit of that relationship, we wish to highlight some of the good work they have been doing to uplift the less fortunate parts of our community. The high-end jewellery  maker’s charitable initiative, For Africa’s Children Every Time (FACET), is…

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