There was a time when piercings were considered an act of rebellion, a way to stand-up against the status quo letting your personality shine through. Nowadays although they are still a shining symbol of individuality piercings aren’t quite as naughty as they once were. In fact, there’s very much a more is more attitude when it comes to piercings this season with trips to the piercing bar no longer just for teens.
They say if you expect the unexpected you might just be prepared. This is something the dedicated team at Bell & Ross appreciate, with professional designers, engineers and watch makers committed to creating timepieces created with professional use in mind. Their motto is simple – the essentials of each timepiece should never be compromised by the superfluous.
For some summer sun is the spice of life. Me, I need rip roaring fires and crisp chilly mornings to satisfy my soul. The allure of autumnal abundance in lashings of layers, be them jewels or knit, are the perfect preparations for a season of excess. Then when you feel like a fat Christmas turkey who can’t take anymore, in swoops New Year like a breath of fresh air, bliss.
As in, “Welcome to a fantastic new issue of ROX magazine, packed as usual with luxurious wonderfulness!” But also, “Welcome to autumn, be gone summer!” Because if you’re anything like me, while it’s nice to wear shorts and not worry about a coat when you pop out for milk, don’t you secretly miss trousers? Paired with a contrasting jacket and a dash of natty scarf perhaps? Its dangly end tossed nonchalantly over the shoulder if you’re feeling frisky?
A trend that is showing now sign of wilting anytime soon is modern florals. Not simply a look confined to the summer months, floral designs are sure to brighten up your day throughout the cold and wet winter months. Designers such as Preen by Thornton Bregazzi showed there’s more to the trend than pastel colours by showcasing multi-coloured prints on black.
The solar system is having a moment this season. Thierry Mugler dedicated an entire runway show to its jagged star motif, while Maison Margiella presented a shimmering, dystopian view of the future, and Atelier Versace created alien-like full sequin body suits with sharp, angular shoulders and corsetry.
ROX – Diamonds & Thrills is delighted to join forces with respected British designer Catherine Zoraida to create a collection that is out of this world. Catherine is regarded as one of the UK’s most exciting jewellery talents with high profile fans across the country, most notably the Duchess of Cambridge.
It was a night of diamonds and thrills at the ROX Magazine AW 17 launch. We unveiled the latest editions of ROX Woman and ROX Man to press and social influencers at an intimate dinner in the Argyll Arcade Thrill Room last Wednesday.
Time might wait for no man but style is eternal. Proud to stand out from the crowd, Hublot has long been a brand that has dared to be different. Continually pushing forward new and innovative ideas, it is a champion of the art of fusion creating timepieces that are both charming and contemporary.
The temperature may be dropping but things are heating up at ROX this season as we take a look at some of AW17’s hottest jewellery trends. Rachael Taylor shines a spotlight on our winter collections and she's got everything covered from warm autumnal tones to frosty white diamonds.
As we wave summer goodbye and say hello to autumn’s chill and winter’s snow, what better way to keep your spirits up than by making sure you’ve got something special on your wrist. From diamonds to delicious blue hues, we’ve got some watch options that will always make you feel adorned. Words by Laura McCreddie-Doak.
Creative opulence was a key focus of Gucci’s Fashion Week offerings, with creative director Alessandro Michele showing off the boldness of the brand in all of its glory. Never a fashion house to shy away from standing out from the crowd, the recent SS18 showcase in Milan didn’t disappoint. Kooky desirables such as sparkling capes met chic coats and berets in a 80s and glam rock inspired show.