I admit from the start that you could argue that this is not real luxury but a kind of ersatz variety, punk luxe , and maybe you would be correct.
His designs here follow the same artfully deconstructed but romantically luxe æsthetic; and for the most part, he succeeded rather well.
Whether it be buckle-front carry-alls or laid-back hip swingers just like a postman bag, casual luxe for this season is truly defined.
Clearly, we are talking serious luxe here: Orient-Express is an operation that can make a luxury apartment out of a cornflake packet.
Topped off last year, it barely avoided losing half its height as luxe housing contracted.
The town, a ski resort in winter (and site of the 1956 Winter Olympics), is a kind of anti-Aspen: elegant and luxe yet warmly human, full of comfortable old hotels built in a blocky chalet style.
The ultimate classic in Russian travel is the Trans-Siberian Express, a legendary 17-day luxe train journey from Moscow to Vladivostok that rumbles for nearly 6,000 miles.
The luxe look of the past 20 years has been minimalism, but it is ruthlessly disciplined and fiendishly expensive to achieve.
You'll pedal along dry riverbeds, slickrock, and narrow jeep tracks en route to each day's destination - luxe campsites or charming village inns.
This lust for luxe isn't a uniquely Scottish phenomenon.