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Jewelry Spotlight: Lorenz Bäumer

From engineering to the elegance of fine jewelry. We chart the rise of the Paris-based designer, and profile his contemporary, rule-breaking pieces.

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Vinaya’s ZENTA

In their latest venture into wearable tech, London-based Vinaya is soon to release ZENTA, stress and emotion management on your wrist.

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The Vulgar: Fashion Exhibition at The Barbican

We preview the Barbican's forthcoming fashion exhibition which explores vulgarity and the transient nature of taste.

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About Carmen

Carmen Busquets founded CoutureLab in 2006 with an aim to support craftsmanship and heritage, discover and support some of the world’s top emerging creative talents and help educate consumers about their stories and their products. Carmen, previously co-founder and major investor of Net-a-Porter, began to back creative entrepreneurs and invest in disruptive ideas that aligned with her personal vision, and this naturally involved into an umbrella company.

The CoutureLab Journey

Discover how Carmen evolved her personal vision and ethos into CoutureLab, a laboratory of forward-thinking ideas, and now an umbrella company that supports luxury fashion and creative entrepreneurship through technology.

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