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Cult Eyewear: The London Frames

By Adam

I already have an affinity to Cult Eyewear who were the first brand to ask us to test out their specs. At that point we had a few hundred followers and the blog was very young. Last week we were announced as the U.K’s Best Lifestyle Blog at the 2017 UK Blog Awards so the […]

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 #YOURORISDIVERS65 Design Competition

By Rashpal Amrit

Ever wanted to have your one of a kind Automatic watch? Join #yourorisdivers strap design competition and win your very own Oris Divers Sixty-Five. At Baselworld this year, Oris has invited friends of the brand to design a strap for the iconic divers watch. Winners will receive one with their strap design. Oris created its […]

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Le Petit Ballon Subscription Wine Service

By Michelle Connolly

On the back of many successful subscription services – snacks, cosmetics, and even razors – comes one dedicated to introducing you to new and interesting wines every single month. Le Petit Ballon sources a select number of wines monthly – within the package is two hand selected wines with a set of bespoke tasting notes, […]

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Newby Teas of London

By Rashpal Amrit

We all love a pot of tea at The Dapper Chapper, especially when the teas are of the luxury variety. Newby Teas was founded in the year 2000 and has grown to become an international company with over 200 lines of Tea. You will find Newby teas in the very best restaurants, hotels, heritage venues […]

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Perfect Timing for KOMONO in Paris

By Adam

Whilst in Baselworld, we were lucky enough to receive the limited edition KOMONO x collaborative timepiece to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Colette, the Paris-based fashion house. The collaboration, the second time the two brands have joined forces, features a take on the KOMONO Walther watch, with only 80- available the world over and a […]

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Jaguar Gents: Jaguar XF S Review

By Robert Etheridge

Jaguar: known for its luxury saloons, a favourite among Bond villains, detectives and aristocratic types alike, conjuring images of grand tourers swathed in chrome, leather and wood. Though we may hark back fondly, today’s Jaguar is unequivocally in tune with affluent young motorists and contemporary through and through. With a hugely successful range of sports […]

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ORIS: Diver Sixty-Five

By Adam

Last week we were at the 100th anniversary of Baselworld which is the most important show and premier event for the world’s watch and jewellery industry. Rash and I were lucky enough to be invited out by Swiss watch manufacturer Oris to see what was going on. After being chauffeured in a top-end Porsche, we […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Stutterheim Raincoats: After a recent trip to Iceland I was surprised to see that ‘sailor’ raincoats being worn by locals over the presumable parker jacket. They obviously knew a thing or two about keeping warm, shielding the wind and ultimately looking slick. Try the Scandinavia specialists Stutterhein Raincoats, with every colour under the rainbow. £236 […]

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Jameson Caskmates X Disappearing Dining Club

By Michelle Connolly

We popped down to Hiver brewery in the heart of Bermondsey’s brewing district, nestled under the archways of the distinctive railway bridges, to discover the newest release from the Jameson distillery – Jameson Caskmates. The concept is an unusual one, with Jameson Master Distiller, Brian Nation, and the Founder and Head Brewer at Franciscan Well, Shane […]

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Georg Jensen X Aquavit

By Michelle Connolly

  It was a joint celebration last Tuesday in the new Aquavit dining room, for the 30th anniversary of the restaurant’s New York sister, and the launch of the beautiful new Georg Jensen bar collection, entitled Manhattan. Having newly arrived in St. James’ Market, it was a pleasure to see the beautiful heritage of the New […]

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Woodford Reserve at Oriole

By Michelle Connolly

Nightjar’s little sister venue Oriole are celebrating their one year anniversary this past January with two fantastic new cocktails featuring the inimitable Woodford Reserve. Nestled in the underbelly of Smithfield Market, as you trip down the staircase you feel like you’re stepping back in time. Art deco styled finishings, painted palm leaf paper adorning the […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Santoni Shoes: Shoes with personality is the experience you gain with Santoni. Handmade excellence from Italy, their whole collection is to be admired at. The detailed uneven silhouette and bold design successfully exudes sophistication. £430 at Santonishoes.com Orlebar Brown Swimshorts: Add a touch of colour to your holiday attire, Orlebar Brown’s towel fabric is the […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille: Tom Ford has been pushing the boundaries with his iconic fragrances for ages. Tobacco Vanille is my go to and you can top up your aftershave with the all over body spray. £44 at tomford.com Ferragamo Watch: Feast your eyes upon the exquisite Ferragamo time piece collection. The Ferragamo Time Watch in […]

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The Royal Exchange: Mother’s Day Gift Guide

By Michelle Connolly

Mother’s Day is coming up, and you know you want to absolutely spoil her on this special day – but where to start? We’ve done some of the hard work for you here, with a few very special gifts for the day. Just add a heartfelt card and you’ll be in the good books for […]