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How to Dress for a Winter Wedding

By Alex Noble

To all those brave but slightly mad people who plan their big day in the depths of winter; we salute you. It gives us guys at DCHQ the chance to raid the AW wardrobe and assemble a killer outfit with the potential to upstage the bride…(if we do, more fool her for underestimating her guests). […]

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Where To Go To Remove a Tattoo

By Alex Noble

How does the old saying go? ‘Everyone makes mistake…’ Well it’s a fact of life, nobody is perfect and at some point we all say or do something that we really regret. These mistakes come in all types of forms; a slip of the tongue, the knock of a red wine glass, or one that […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Adam

Suit Supply Trousers: One of my favourite items right now are drawstring trousers, these can be worn all day with a t-shirt and dressed up with a shirt at night offering a versatile look. £139 at Suitsupply Dunhill Jacket: If you’re seeking British quality clothing, look no further than Dunhill. Rock the Autumnal look with a classic Harrington […]

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2018 Christmas Gift Ideas for Men

By Adam

Here it is chaps, the 2019 Christmas Gift Guide! Below is a list of things you might want to ask Santa for this Christmas. Make sure you keep an eye on the guide all the way up to Christmas as new products will be added each week. This was updated on 5/11/2017. Sub £50 Gift Ideas […]

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Dolce & Gabbana The One Grey Review

By Matt Denney

Dolce & Gabbana has followed up it’s highly popular 2008 original The One, with this year’s release of The One Grey.  The bottle itself has shifted to a cooler grey, with a steel cap and matte silver box to give it a bold, sleek appearance that wouldn’t look out of place in any Dapper Chapper’s collection.  While the […]

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Ranger Wedge, casual booting style

By Adam

After a summer that seemed to break all records, we can be honest enough to say that, at Dapper, we were looking forward to dusting off the Winter wardrobe and re-discovering everything from the feet upwards. One of our go-to trusted footwear brands is the ever-present G.H. Bass, the stalwart US authority behind iconic product […]

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Archie Foal – a lasting luxury option

By Adam

The purpose of visiting trade shows for us at Dapper Chapper is to find, or unearth brands that we may not have already heard of and to get a good old look at the latest street styles to keep ourselves informed. Safe to say, we see many brands that catch our eye and as is […]

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Melitta CI Touch Review

By Adam

At Dapper Chapper HQ, coffee is king and in advance of the weather making that coffee run a little less desirable, we’ve been testing out some more machines – a must have for all ‘at home’ baristas. Previously this year we raved about the Melitta TS Smart – a machine that has now become an integral part of our team! Delighted with […]

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Where To Get A Great Cocktail In St James’s

By Rashpal Amrit

It’s that time of year again when the festive season kicks in, St James’s has you covered with a host of great bars for a tipple or two. The dynamic offerings mixed with a breadth of mixologists, you are truly spoilt for choice. The Cocktail Safari covered 4 of the best offerings from the St […]

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WIN A NEW WATCH: T&C’s

By Adam

The Promoter – Dapper Chapper Blog How to Participate Instagram: Follow the account and guess the random time we’ve moved the hands on the watch in comments section.NB: It is not the time that you can see on the watch face. All entries received prior to the closing date will be collated from Instagram.This promotion is free to […]

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Celebrate the Day of the Dead with el Jimador!

By Alex Noble

The Day of the Dead is fast approaching (2nd November); a holiday that originates in Mexico and focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember those who have died, in order to help support their spiritual journey.  If you’re still unsure of what we’re talking about, think the opening scene of the most […]

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Cade After Shave Balm by L’Occitane En Provence

By Alex Noble

For all you chappers out there who choose to have shaving as part of their morning routine and are set on maintaining stubble-free look, I’ve got to ask the question; does your skin not take a battering? Day after day, performing acutely measured razor strokes on  almost bare skin must cause some serious wear and […]

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Contemporary eyewear for the modern-day Vagabond

By Adam

Having a stylish pair of sunglasses is something high on the must-have agenda for most of us Dapper Chappers. However, they can be more than costly when considering that they seem to be one of those things that many of us lose or break, despite the deep love we develop for a good pair. On […]

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L’Occitane En Provence Shea Butter Hand Cream

By Alex Noble

It’s safe to say that in the world of men’s grooming, changes have been coming thick and fast for the last decade. We’ve undergone (and are still experiencing) a revolution whereby an increasing number of gents are showing more care towards their facial grooming and skincare.  First came the wave of hair products, followed by facial moisturisers, oils and balms, often specifically […]

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Richard Anderson Ventile Raincoat

By Adam

We’re now firmly fixed in autumn and loving the delightful autumnal weather we’re experiencing. However, our advice to you is enjoy it while it lasts. It’s time think ahead and turn your attention to arming yourself with a raincoat for when the weather deteriorates; because it will.  One brand I’ve always admired from afar is […]

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Where to go this Halloween in London

By Adam

Make this Halloween an evening of frights and delights with these last-minute spooky celebrations.  From neon-themed cocktails to a deliciously frightening afternoon tea there is something for everyone to enjoy this Halloween. Halloween at the Rivoli Ballroom Take a seat in the beautiful south London ballroom for one of the Halloween screenings, including ‘Scary Movie’, ‘The Rocky Horror Picture […]

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Dapper Diving: Watches to Accompany You to the Depths of the Ocean

By Alex Noble

Chaps, I don’t know about you but I’m sort of summered out. Well, that’s not entirely true; I bloody love summer but this year I’ve spent the season doing the norm…indulging in too much drinking, enjoying a couple of vacations (beach holiday and city break) and I must say, I’ve been there, done that and […]

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King of Soho Review

By Alex Noble

Quadruple distilled using traditional methods by an eleventh generation, master distiller, this London Dry Gin is crafted with twelve botanicals, delivering an interesting if uninspiring flavour profile. It was created to pay homage to the ‘King of Soho,’ (English publisher, club owner, and property developer) Paul Raymond, who died in 2008, by his son Howard. Paul […]