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Acqua Di Parma Chinotto Di Liguria Review

By Alex Noble

The build-up to Christmas is a rare (special) time of year when spirits tend to be almost automatically lifted and the cold winter days are warmed by both positives vibes and countless cups of mulled wine. I guess the reason Christmas is so special is because it feels like a rarity that’s only celebrated annually, […]

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Bacardi Añejo Cuatro – Embrace Those Special Moments

By Alex Noble

One aspect of Christmas that I truly love, is sharing those special moments and creating everlasting memories with friends and family. OK, I admit it, I’m a bit of a romanticist when it comes to Christmas but the idea of a room filled with happy people, surrounded by positivity and rather a lot of alcohol, […]

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Carl Friedrik C1 Backpack Review

By Adam

Carl Friedrik is a brand has achieved some decent airtime on the blog, with our love affair starting when we reviewed their 25-hour Palissy bag, which seems to receive a positive comment every time I use it. Despite my best efforts to ‘engage my core’ with working days becoming longer, my posture has suffered a […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Thomas Farthing Fedora: Thomas Farthing Wellsburg Fedora is an open crown hat (meaning it’s not pre-set on a block) giving you the option to mould and shape the Fedora to your own personal taste and style. This high-quality, fine fur felt Fedora has been hand crafted by one of the longest standing milliners in Seville, […]

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Santa Teresa 1796 Review

By Adam

The festive season is fast approaching and this latest addition to the Dapper Chapper bar is both the perfect gift idea for any rum lover, or a tipple to enjoy yourself as those winter nights draw in. Santa Teresa 1796 is a single estate Venezuelan rum which arrived on our desk in a handsome cylinder […]

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Grey Goose La Vanille

By Adam

Relaunched due to popular demand earlier this year, Bacardi cited demand from bartenders and ‘growing consumer interest in flavoured vodkas’ as the reason for the return of Grey Goose La Vanille. At Dapper Chapper HQ, we’re delighted to see it back on our bar. Crystal clear in appearance, it has a sweet, vaguely white chocolate […]

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Colonia Sandalo by Acqua Di Parma Review

By Alex Noble

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, so it’s time to really start thinking about ideal gift and if you’re a little stuck, why not be adventurous and test out a new fragrance?  When it comes to the finishing touches of any great look, the cherry on top moment is often provided by a scent. Get […]

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St Germain Liquer Review

By Matt Denney

An elderflower liqueur is a must have addition to any cocktail lover’s collection. And if you’re looking for a recommendation, then St Germain is up there with the best around. Housed in an sleek, elegant 1920s style bottle, St Germain, a French elderflower liqueur, is deliciously sweet enough to have on ice as an aperitif, […]

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Inside Ten Trinity Square Members Club

By Adam

A few weeks ago I was invited to take a look around Ten Trinity Square, the members club situated within the impressive Four Seasons Hotel. It opened in August last year but is quickly becoming one of the most sought after places to join in London, so we headed down to check out why. The […]

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How to Don Cord this Winter

By Alex Noble

This is a material that has created much debate in the world of men’s fashion, accustomed with middle-aged, social science teachers, who had been left ion the dark ages of men’s style. However, whether you like it or not, it’s making its way back and we’re really quite happy about it. Trust us when we say it’s […]

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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 19/11/2017. 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 […]