3 Tech Devices We Can’t Live Without!

On this week’s Wednesday Weekly round-up, we’re sharing technology devices that help add value to a creative business. These are also the essentials we cannot live without, as they have leveled up our game. Big time. There a various types or brands but the three devices, we will mention are simply what we use and love! A camera. We’ve all been using an iPhone camera for a … Continue reading 3 Tech Devices We Can’t Live Without!


3 Thought Leaders We Enjoy on YouTube

One of the things that we want to start implementing for The LUXE Blog is sharing our weekly round-up of content, services or products we like and find inspirational or useful. This round-up was mentioned in a recent post by our Chief-in-LUXE Val Decena, and in case you missed it you can read it here. At LOOKLIVELUXE, we always share the latest updates on industry-related news or in the social … Continue reading 3 Thought Leaders We Enjoy on YouTube

New Year, New Rules!

Glitz, glam, and bubbly will be in the plans for most people this upcoming New Year’s Eve, and for some it’ll be pizza, pajamas, and Netflix. – Totally optional and both sound rather appealing. However, one thing is typically unwavering amongst the general population, and that’s new year resolutions. You know, those long term goals that you set for yourself that statistics show only 9% … Continue reading New Year, New Rules!

Instagram Stories or Snapchat?

Just when we were getting used to going live on Facebook and playing around with new geo-filter releases on Snapchat, Instagram came along and changed the game. This past week Instagram introduced its newest feature, “Stories”. If you were already a lover of all things Instagram and not so keen on Snapchat but were intrigued by its story feature, then Instagram has just made itself … Continue reading Instagram Stories or Snapchat?

Facebook and Instagram Ads: Do They Still Work?

Facebook and Instagram have proven themselves to be the cool kids of the social media world. Aside from literally giving people the chance to rebrand themselves and create a persona resulting in a large amount of followers, opportunity for collaboration, and maybe even fame, Facebook and Instagram have created those same opportunities for businesses. Whether you’re a blogger, entrepreneur, small or large business; social media platforms have … Continue reading Facebook and Instagram Ads: Do They Still Work?

4 LUXE Ways To Promote Your Next Event

Marketing is not for the faint of heart. Marketing is a skill that encompasses many things, and the best marketing is done by those who research and observe their audience like a lion uses its intuition and agility to hunt its prey- I may watch just a little too much Animal Planet. (insert bashful emoji) The days of a company not giving a PR/Marketing professional a … Continue reading 4 LUXE Ways To Promote Your Next Event

Loop Giveaways To Grow Your Instagram: Pros and Cons

In the ever-evolving world of Instagram , people are constantly coming up with new and creative ways to boost followings and develop a solid social media presence within the global reach of your favorite app. The newest method to be introduced by the blogger community: loop giveaways. These giveaways, which sometimes involve a few bloggers either paying a fixed amount of money or providing products—weekly … Continue reading Loop Giveaways To Grow Your Instagram: Pros and Cons

Lattes & Laptops: A New Community For Bloggers, Creatives & Tech Enabled Businesses

Lattes • and • Laptops /‘lata(s) and lap, tap/ collective noun  A community for bloggers, creatives and tech enabled businesses who want to connect and inspire one another through meaningful conversations… and of course, over virtual lattes! This past Wednesday, Lattes and Laptops celebrated its pre-launch event at La Madeleine Country French Cafe located in Orlando, FL. The event boasted members of the community that ranged from bloggers, stylists, … Continue reading Lattes & Laptops: A New Community For Bloggers, Creatives & Tech Enabled Businesses


How To Create Inspiring Flatlays

If you caught our blog post, ‘Creating Your Visual Story’ last week, you’re already aware of how important it is to create a unique and interactive page (or Instagram account, in this case) that will captivate your audience. There are many aspects to creating a great visual story that consist of videos and images—flatlays being one of them. Flatlays have become one of the most popular … Continue reading How To Create Inspiring Flatlays

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Creating Your Visual Story

We’ve always lived in a visual world—but with the introduction of social media, that world has become even bigger and companies now depend on the success of their visual content to reach and appeal to the masses. It is important to know how to effectively utilize visual content, like images via Instagram or videos via YouTube in your marketing campaigns to ensure they resonate well … Continue reading Creating Your Visual Story