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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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Asterley Bros’ Dispense Amaro

By Michelle Connolly

Drink trends seem to wax and wane, one week something is the ‘in’ spirit, the next it’s another. When we went to try this one though, our interest was piqued – we are pretty familiar with most of your more unusual cocktail ingredients but Amaro is a rare breed. What’s more, creating it in London […]

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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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Cut Down Coffee & Drink Matcha

By Adam

Matcha has been an integral part of Japanese culture for the past 900 years but feels like it’s only fairly recently that’s it’s become the latest must-have fitness and wellbeing product and now is popping up everywhere. However before you write this off as just another fad, we think you should give this super-power tea […]

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Disaronno wears Etro

By Neil Brotherston

As you all know already (we hope), here at The Dapper Chapper we are all about helping you to look stylish and find the best new fashion around on the market. Now as the ‘barman’ for The Dapper Chapper, I don’t often get asked to contribute on the fashion front – let’s just say we […]

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Haig Clubman

By Gary Dennis

Joining the Dapper bar just in time for the festive season is the latest addition to the House of Haig family; Haig Clubman. Haig Clubman, named as such when Haig was referred to the ‘Clubman’s whisky’ in the 1920’s, is a brand new single grain scotch whisky incorporates the same bold and progressive spirit as Haig Club […]

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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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Van Loon Sport Launch Event – Chel-Ski

By Rashpal Amrit

Last week we attended an event hosted by Van Loon Sport, who are an independent ski fashion studio, designing for a new generation of skiers. Established by Greg Stidolph in 2014, the brand was born out of Greg’s frustration with the luxury ski-wear market. Stale design choices and unexciting garments had filled the market space, […]

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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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The Dapper Bar – Martell Cordon Bleu Intense Heat Cognac

By Neil Brotherston

IT’S CHRIIIIISSTMAAAAAS!!! That means one thing – presents. If you’re anything like me, then choosing presents for my friends and family is up there with the most stressful things I have to deal with throughout the year. If you’re buying for a fellow Dapper Chapper, then we’ve got you covered with our 2016 gift guide […]

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Dapper Chapper Tries…HIIT Yoga at Fresh Ground

By Tom Dowler

Lately we’ve been fortunate to sample an array of London’s finest fitness classes. One that caught our attention was an invite to try HIIT Yoga at Fresh Ground, Clapham.  Yoga and HIIT, how does that work? High Intensity Interval Training or HIIT classes have been thriving in the fitness world for the past couple of […]