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Five of the Best: E-cigarettes for Beginners in 2017

By Adam

Despite growing awareness of the dangers of smoking, many still struggle to quit cigarettes effectively and often find themselves returning to the habit without a viable alternative. With National Non-smoking day just around the corner (8th March), we’ve turned our attention to vaping to see what all the fuss is about and why so many […]

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MEEM MEMORY: Back-up Your Phone When It’s Charging

By Michelle Connolly

The other day I saw something that chilled me – I watched a man trip and drop his phone into a puddle on the road, totally immersing it and dripping wet when he fished it out. The poor guy looked devastated. Needless to say it made me wonder about my own phone, and how much […]

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Be Honest this Valentine’s and drink good beer

By Phil Hawkins

As cupid’s arrow comes round the corner once more and the day of love is almost upon us, our good friends at HonestBrew have created two perfect gifts every thirsty Dapper Chapper would want this Valentine’s Day. The latest offerings from online craft beer retailer HonestBrew include the Valentine’s Howler, which features the Flat White […]

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For Him: The Royal Exchange Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

By Robert Etheridge

Valentine’s Day; the public holiday nestled between Christmas and Easter that’s loved and loathed in equal measure. Otherwise known as the Feast of Saint Valentine, this is as good a time as any to fan the peacock feathers of good taste by choosing the perfect gift. Whether you’re wooing the other half or celebrating being […]

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For Her: The Royal Exchange Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

By Michelle Connolly

Valentines Day is fast approaching and it’s up to the lovers of the world to once again demonstrate some thoughtful – and hopefully classy – gifting choices for their significant other. Here at Dapper Chapper we have brought you the crème de la crème of choices to make eyes sparkle and hearts flutter. Take a […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

RM Williams Boots: You can see why fashion giant Louis Vuitton decided to acquire Australian bootmaker RM Williams a few years ago. You’ll never look back once you purchase these timeless boots. £350  at rmwilliams.com Lean In 15 The Sustain Plan: Maintain your healthy start to the year by incorporating these lean and simple dishes from […]

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Wingback – Cardholder

By Rashpal Amrit

Wingback is a London based luxury accessories company, founded by Alasdair MacLaine in 2014. Their goal is to create functional products which have their lives measured by decades, not months. Wingback started as a crowd funded project which has gone from strength to strength. They now ship their products all over the world. Card Holder […]

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British Boxers

By Adam

If ever there was a story to tell then it’s this one… We hear so often these days of brands having a rich and valuable tale to spin to the media, the core heart and heritage of what makes them tick and a growing importance of consistency and interaction. However, amongst the melee of brands […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Lock & Hatters Fedora A lot happened in the 1920’s, prohibition, Al Capone and slick Fedora hats were all the rage. The business man’s hat of choice has been catapulted back into our high street stores, if you’re looking for some slightly higher end take a trip down St James St to Lock & Co. […]

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Oppemann London: Pallisy – The 25-hour Bag

By Adam

A few weeks ago I was invited to the Oppermann London store located in The Royal Exchange. Much to my delight I was greeted by Niklas Opperman one of the companies founders to talk me through everything. Oppermann London creates luxury leather goods inspired by Scandinavian minimalism creating a hot combination in London right now. […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Suit Supply Coat: After our recent trip to Pitti Uomo, we’ve returned inspired. A statement coat is essential to every man’s winter wardrobe. My tip – be bold! £499 at Suit Supply Sunglasses Clips: We all know how well sunglasses complete any look but who wants the burden of carrying sunglasses in winter? Check out these cool […]

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Christmas decorations: Deck the halls like a Dapper Chapper

By Robert Etheridge

Remember when December used to feel really magical? The excitement of seeing Christmas decorations emerge from their annual hibernation, like the friends you see once a year as if no time has passed. That feeling of magic may have faded slightly (or not),  but either way there’s still plenty of enjoyment to be had in preparing your […]

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What To Buy Her For Christmas 2016

By Michelle Connolly

Acqua di Parma Rosa Nobile Parfum Roses will never go out of style. This fragrance from Acqua di Parma incorporates vibrant black pepper notes with a softer raspberry touch, with of course the Turkish rose and fresh freesia making up it’s name. A fresh yet classic frangrance that will be welcome under any tree, from […]

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5 Gifts For A Gentleman From The Royal Exchange

By Adam

Before we get started, let me explain to those of you who don’t know about The Royal Exchange. It is a luxury destination in the heart of the City, offering an unrivalled collection of boutique shopping. One of London’s most historic buildings stands in front of you as you exit Bank station and inside you’ll […]