Luminance is a South African luxury multi-brand chain of stores which offer a unique shopping experience with an African appeal for consumers who covet world-class quality and beauty.
The company was founded by the Dhlomo family, led by Khanyi Dhlomo and the Nxasana family, led by Dr Judy Dlamini in 2012. The first store was launched in Hyde Park Corner in 2013, followed by Luminance Sandton, at the Nelson Mandela Square Mall and Jimmy Choo monobrand store at the Diamond Walk in Sandton City in 2015.
In July 2014 Dr Judy Dlamini and her family took full ownership and running of the business through their company Luminance Ventures (Pty) Ltd. Judy is a qualified medical doctor who also has a Doctorate in Business Leadership. She has had a rich career starting with medicine, followed by owning and running businesses in various sectors from health operations, surgical equipment, commercial property, facilities management, to name but a few.
Through its aesthetically pleasing environments, knowledgeable and professional team and unique high quality products, Luminance inspires its customers to Live Life Beautifully.
Services/Products We Offer
Luminance is home to some of the world’s leading and most iconic luxury fashion and accessories brands including Oscar de la Renta, Balenciaga, Givenchy, Manolo Blahnik, Diptyque and Diane von Furstenberg. It also provides a platform for African luxury brands such as MaXhosa by Laduma, Thula Sindi, David Tlale and Erre, amongst others.
Luminance offers in-house tailoring and personal shopping services. Customers can enjoy a pampering personalised VIP shopping experience in our private dedicated Personal Shopper room. Our experienced sales associates are also available to present a selection of items hand-picked according to your tastes and preferences in the comfort and privacy of your home. Customers with little time to visit our bricks and mortar stores or those living outside of Johannesburg can shop our curated range of shoes, bags, accessories and clothing online at our virtual store: www.luminanceonline.com.