Check out The Stylish Updates You Need to Get Ready for Autumn

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BIG BOY Skincare

In Beard Blog, Grooming by Rashpal Amrit

BIG BOY is a Sicilian grooming brand which has just launched in the UK. Drawing inspirations from its Sicilian routes and craftsmanship, the artisan products combine rich natural ingredients like Olive and Almond Oil. This innovative line has us excited about the future of men’s skincare. The line includes: BIG BOY Beard Balm, 50ml, £24.95 Non-greasy and easy to apply …

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Mayfair Gin Review

In Lifestyle, The Dapper Bar by Neil Brotherston

Another day, another gin. Don’t say we’re not good to you gin lovers over here at Dapper Chapper. If you can’t find a gin you like in our Dapper Bar then we will eat our proverbial top hat. Next up on The Dapper Bar is Mayfair Gin. Anything that references one of our all-time favourite areas of London, Mayfair, is …

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Brunch at Yolk

In Places to go, Restaurants by Michelle Connolly

Yolk @YolkLondon A few years ago, Nick Philpot decided he was sick of bad brunches. After a third overcooked, non-runny poached egg breakfast in a row he’d had enough, and decided that he’d have to do something about it himself – therefore Yolk was born. It’s humble beginnings every Sunday in a Finsbury Park café became a cult destination for …

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Cool Fitness Classes in London

In Fitness, Lifestyle by Tom Dowler

Inspired by the heroics of Team GB in Rio I signed up to the Nike Unlimited You experience at the Truman Brewery in Shoreditch, London last Saturday I joined 100 bleary-eyed but exited fitness fanatics at 8am on Saturday for a fitness class with a difference – a Kobox boxing class, followed by an intense Nike + Run Club treadmill …

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Grey Goose – Le Grand Fizz Sorbet

In The Dapper Bar by Gary Dennis

Grey Goose has teamed up with Michelin-starred Parisian chef, Bertrand Grébaut, to create a range of stunning alcoholic sorbets. Bertrand is head chef at the acclaimed bistro Septime, who are synonymous for their extraordinary signature sorbet dishes. Together, Grey Good and Bertand, have constructed, Le Grand Fizz. The perfect accompaniment to a warm summers day.  The Grey Goose Le Grand …

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Dapper Chapper Bar King of Soho Gin Cocktail Special

In Lifestyle, The Dapper Bar by Neil Brotherston

We’re still just about holding onto summer, so while the sun remains out, we thought it was a good time to recommend some of our favourite type of cocktails to sip while the sun sets after a hard day at work. And when we say favourite type of cocktails, we mean Gin cocktails. You can never go wrong with a …

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Bulldog London Dry Gin

In The Dapper Bar by Gary Dennis

Next on the Dapper Chapper bar is the fourth largest and fastest growing premium gins in the world: Bulldog London Dry Gin. With its striking and unique black bottle, it will surely stand out in any Chapper’s alcohol collection. But it is not just the packaging that is pleasing to the eye, you will also be more than satisfied with …

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The best craft beers, Honest

In The Dapper Bar by Phil Hawkins

Every morning when the postman visits, there is always a part of you that hopes today might be the day that it’s something more exciting than another leaflet for the local kebab shop, but that day never comes, until now. HonestBrew, the online craft beer expert, has introduced a new way to revolutionise beer delivery to your doorstep: The HonestBrew …

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Ping Pong Summer Menu Review

In Places to go, Restaurants by Adam

Even though the Great British Summer may be disappearing, there’s still time to bring a little sunshine into your life with the summer menu at Ping Pong. The menu has been inspired by lazy days in the sun and the sweet smells of summer and all of the dishes in this new menu can be ordered to go, delivered to …

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Arabian Beard Ritual – The Spa in Dolphin Square

In Grooming, Places to go by Gary Dennis

The Spa, Dolphin Square, Chichester Street, London, SW1V 3LX Recently, the Dapper Chapper took some well-earned downtime and checked in to The Spa in Dolphin Square. Situated only a 15-minute walk from Victoria station, The Spa is a little slice of Morocco in the heart of Westminster. Each client is provided with a robe and towels and along with any …

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Pretty Green AW16 Black Label

In Style by Phil Hawkins

Pretty Green has recently launched its AW16 Black Label collection and we were there to see the newest additions to one of our favourite brands. Delivering classic British silhouettes with a rock and roll edge, the range features 60s inspired polka dot and animal prints synonymous with rock and roll. Hand painted in house, these unique prints won’t be found …

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Hakkasan Celebrates the Opening of Ling Ling Marrakech with Special Menu

In Places to go, Restaurants by Adam

Hakkasan restaurants around the world, including its two London locations, Hakkasan Hanway Place and Hakkasan Mayfair, will celebrate the opening of Ling Ling Marrakech with a limited edition cocktail flight illustrating the ‘Evolution of Ling Ling’, from London to Mykonos to Marrakech, paired with three dim sum. Last year saw Ling Ling arrive in Mykonos for a sensational Summer on …

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Acqua di Parma Colonia Quercia Review

In Fragrances, Grooming by Adam

Luxury Italian brand and Dapper Chapper favourite Acqua di Parma has released a new men’s fragrance titled Colonia Quercia. It’s an addition to the Colonia range which is a collection of original and sophisticated compositions. It all started in the Middle East, Colonia immerses itself in the sensory richness of a thousand-year old tradition in fragrance and reworks it with its …

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No.8 Lister Square

In Bars, Places to go by Alex Noble

Question: what does one look for when venturing out in Edinburgh on a Thursday or Friday evening..? Show me Liquor you say? Of course when we say liquor, we do mean all alcohol – a dapper chap can’t always be on the hard stuff… This wonderful bar has an amazing selection of Gins, both locally provided and globally renowned, that provide …

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Chapter One, Dublin

In Places to go, Restaurants by Michelle Connolly

Chapter One 18-19 Parnell Square Dublin 1, Ireland You get the feeling that Ross Lewis has always been ahead of the game. From a start in England, travelling around to develop his craft, to training in Ferran Adrià’s El Bulli restaurant – always seeking inspiration from the very best. And in this case, since opening Chapter One in 1993 the inspiration has …

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The spirit of East London

In Places to go, The Dapper Bar by Phil Hawkins

At Dapper Chapper we’re proud to admit that we have been known to enjoy the finer things in life.  So, when the East London Liquor Company (ELLC) got in touch with us to try out its wide array of spirits and the chance to create our own cocktails we jumped at the chance. The ELLC is a distillery producing and …

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Joshua Kane SS17 – Langtry

In Apparel, Style by Rashpal Amrit

We have featured many tailoring brands over the past few years at The Dapper Chapper, but very few have excited us as much as Joshua Kane. His latest collection entitled ‘Langtry’, inspired by the infamous Lily, tells the story of the artist and his muse. This is Kane most accessible collection to date with the introduction of his women’s line. …

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Pickering’s Gin

In The Dapper Bar by Alex Noble

It’s safe to say, gin has been in the British spotlight for quite some time. Most chaps love indulging in a gin and tonic after a tough days work – it’s a bloody good source of refreshment. Did you know: Back in the colonial days when Britain ruled the waves, gin was the staple drink that was mixed with everything…(vodka didn’t exist, …

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Cocktails at Berners Tavern

In Bars, Places to go by Adam

10 Berners St, London W1T 3LF Don’t be fooled by the name of this place as this is unlike any ‘tavern’ you may have visited before. The Berners Tavern is opulent and suave with high ceilings, large chandeliers and artwork in gold frames covering almost every inch of wall space. It has got to be one of the most dramatic dining …

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Orlebar Brown Beachwear

In Apparel, Style by Adam

When the summer season hits there is one brand leading the way… Orlebar Brown. During our recent trip to the Gran Melia de Mar we shot a bit of their latest collection. Below I’ve paired the Bulldog Crimson Print swim shorts (couldn’t decide on a colour so there’s three options) with the Watson flip flop which made from a soft rubber …

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Martin Millers Gin Cocktails

In Lifestyle, The Dapper Bar by Adam

Shake all ingredients up together before adding any fizzy mixer, simple! 1. Bee’s Knees – 50ml gin, 15ml lemon juice, 5ml water, 15ml honey 2. Apricot Passion – 30ml gin, 2tsp apricot glaze, 30ml passion fruit juice, 10ml lime juice 3. G&T – gin and tonic to taste, rosemary, mint and orange peel to garnish 4. Martini – 2oz gin, 1oz …

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Hakkasan celebrates the opening of Ling Ling in Marrakech

In Places to go, Restaurants by Adam

Hakkasan restaurants around the world, including its two London locations, Hakkasan Hanway Place and Hakkasan Mayfair, are celebrating the opening of Ling Ling Marrakech with a limited edition cocktail flight illustrating the ‘Evolution of Ling Ling’, from London to Mykonos to Marrakech, paired with three dim sum. Located at the centre of the old town, Ling Ling Mykonos has re-opened for …