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This week on the High Street

By Gary Dennis

Selected Homme Jacket – It’s time to dust off the Shearling! What better way is there to transition from your Summer wardrobe to your A/W wardrobe than donning this shearling lined jacket from Selected Homme, guaranteed to keep you perfectly snug and fashionably on point. £90 from Selected Homme   Native Youth Sweatshirt -One of […]

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men-ü Shave/Facial Essential Kit Review

By Joe Burns

men-ü reached out to us to get our thoughts on their shave/facial essential kit, so it’s only right that we pass on our findings to you. Their kit is made up of a “Healthy Facial Wash”,  “Shave Crème”, “Facial Moisturiser Lift” and “Matt Skin Refresh Gel” combined with a “Pro Black Shaving Brush”. The theory […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Tom Dixon Melt Tables: Explore the creative world of Tom Dixon by letting his compelling designs into your home. An absolute master of imagination and creativity, if you’re looking for a Tom Dixon styled restaurant, check out Bronte in Covent Garden. £450 at Tom Dixon Burton Knitted Polo: It’s with regret I have to say we’re nearly at the stage […]

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Patron Reposado Tequila Review

By Joe Burns

The DC bar is often restocked with whisky, vodka, gin and rum, but there is also always a spot for some tequila and today is the day for Patron Reposado Tequila to take the limelight. We’ve enjoyed the produce of Patron before but this time we’re focussing on the Reposado tipple, brother to the very popular […]

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OUD ESSENTIEL EDP – GUERLAIN Review

By Joe Burns

This perfume landed on our doorstep and within seconds it was sprayed on our pulse-points. Curious and delighted to receive a bottle of Oud Essentiel from Guerlain, we couldn’t wait to see how a fragrance is said to be so expertly developed. Guerlain is a brand synonymous with classic, high-end fragrances, skincare and make-up, and […]

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Cornerstone Grooming: The Morning Routine

By Joe Burns

It was only a matter of time before Dapper Chapper and Cornerstone teamed up, so if you’ve been intrigued to see how the boxed shaving goods provider performs, read on and discover the Dapper Chapper Morning Routine. First thing’s first, you’ve got to wake up – but don’t be lazy, never hit that snooze button, […]

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This week on the High Street

By Gary Dennis

River Island Blazer – To paraphrase a certain epic fantasy drama – Autumn Is Coming – so that means it’s time to dress accordingly. Get back in to swing of dressing for those chilly evenings with this grey checked blazer from River Island. Also available in brown check. £80 from River Island    Dr Marten’s […]

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Dapper Details: The Statement Tie

By Alex Noble

I’m pretty sure I won’t be the first one to tell you that we’re living in a world of extremes. No political anecdote required. One area that mildly falls into this category is the rapidly expanding ideology of open-neckedism. Yes, I made it up but it does exist and its presence means that these days, […]

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Stag Location Ideas for a Dapper Gent

By Adam

You’ve landed the Best Man gig and now the pressure’s on. Not to deliver a flawless speech, that can wait, because right now your priority is serving up a stag weekend those fortunate enough to attend will talk about for years to come. It’s at this point that an introduction to the chaps at www.lastnightoffreedom.co.uk is worth […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Ben Sherman Knitted Jacket: Ben Sherman’s Knitted Milano Jacket, has been heavily inspired by men’s fashion from the 60’s. Great to slip on for a casual occasion.   £80 at Ben Sherman   Filling Pieces: Scandinavian minimalism combined with contemporary design has produced the new Low Mondo Ripple Nardo Black/Clementine. £193 at filling pieces    Frescobol […]

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Metcalfe’s Summer Party

By Michelle Connolly

Metcalfe’s are on a mission to take over your snack cupboard. Their new ranges are as innovative as they are delicious – looking at the snacking landscape to see where they can dominate, with the flavours and recipes they’ve perfected it seems they are in for a win. We sampled their new wares at a […]

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Cazana’s top used cars for a Dapper Chapper

By Adam

September: the days are getting shorter, the holiday season ends (usually with an inexplicable bout of sunshine) and a wave of brand new cars sporting the latest registration make their way to the roads. The coveted new car smell, the purplish tint to a brand new number plate and immaculate paintwork… all details to savour, […]

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This week on the High Street

By Gary Dennis

James Bay x Topman Jacket – Now usually when a brand collaborates with a celeb things don’t always go to plan (we’re looking at you Dale Winton x Versace 2009 collection). However, Topman have paired with sensual-haired rocker, James Bay, for a 13-piece collection based on James’ signature style; this suede Harrington jacket being just one of the classy pieces […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

King & Tuckfield Shirt: If you’re on the lookout for an alternative denim shirt look, you can call off the search party now as King & Tuckfield ‘work shirt’ is the one for you to throw on. £159 at Kingandtuckfield.com adidas Original NMDR2 Boost Primeknit’s: Yes, quite a mouthful I know, but you can’t deny these […]

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Interview: The Man Behind Native Youth

By Adam

After becoming disenchanted by the consumer menswear industry and the lack of access to truly affordable, trend-led product, Manchester based entrepreneur Ash Kumar started Native Youth, a brand that is going from strength to strength and giving men exactly what they want without having to break the bank. Dapper Chapper thought we should have a […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Affordable Sunglasses: ‘Web’ sunglasses winning formula is providing a vintage feel combined with cotemporary features. Committed to creating products with the highest standards and evolving with the ever-changing technology had led to their huge success. We like these £95 at WebEyewear.com Zegna Denim Jeans: Italian luxury powerhouse Ermenegildo Zegna still remains to this day a […]

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Standing the Test of Time

By Adam

Classic timepieces are a clear lure for any Dapper Chapper, a focal point of the day-to-day get-up whether that be dressing for an evening occasion or a more casual affair. Now, the words ‘vintage’ and ‘classic’ have become a little tiresome as we all have different perceptions of what they mean. However, there is one […]

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ohw? Making Moves on the Clean-line Sneaker Market

By Adam

It’s always good to have a look around to see what other brands are doing, especially considering man’s best friend – sneakers! We all have our staple go-to brands and styles and more recently seen the emergence of the clean, simple Scandinavian styles from the likes of Axel Arigato. In the UK, we have some pretty cool […]