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Inchmoan Peated Malt Scotch Review

By Joe Burns

Inchmoan from Loch Lomond Whiskies is a single malt with some interesting characteristics thanks to the unique bottling distillery it comes from. Loch Lomond Whiskies based in a beautiful part of the highlands of Scotland have been family run and distilling and blending whiskies for many years now.  What makes their setup unique though if […]

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Botanist Gin

By Alex Noble

Q: When Isn’t it Gin O’Clock? A: Never Yes, Yes, I know, one must endorse the concept of responsible drinking but whatever happened to the good old saying of, ‘It’s 5 O’Clock somewhere?’ Anyway, the point I’m trying to stress is that for most of us chaps, a gin & tonic seems like a good […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

After recent NYE trip to the winter paradise of Val d’Isere, I was excited to highlight a few key items that are worth checking out if you’re hitting the slopes soon. Woolwich Parka : If you’re looking for an alternative to a Canada Goose Parka I would check out Woolwich. Thier fantastic jackets are suitable for […]

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Reyka Vodka Review

By Joe Burns

Reyka vodka landed on our doorstep and we will start by saying that it is so refreshing to experience and enjoy a high quality vodka, a break from our current spirit drinking habits.  Reyka is an Icelandic vodka made in collaboration by the masters at Grant & Sons (Hendricks, Glenfiddich) and master distiller Kristman Olafsson. […]

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Creating a Dapper Chapper Bar with Georg Jensen

By Alex Noble

From Grand Designs to George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces, interior design and home decor are certainly a major interest for the British public these days. We just go mad for trendy workspaces, kitchens with islands and of course, a contemporary styled living room with clap-on lighting and Sonos.  These kinds of shows give the impression that the possibilities […]

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Hasselblad X1D-50c Review

By Joe Burns

As a self-confessed secret photography nerd and gadget fiend, I was ecstatic to be given the chance to shoot with a Hasselblad camera recently. Having jumped feet first into the world of photography around 7 years ago, I quickly developed a fascination with the premium brands and the technology behind them.  The pinnacle of this […]

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Don Papa Rum Sample Kit

By Rashpal Amrit

Don Papa Rum has been taking the spirits world by storm, a premium aged rum from the Philippines and created on the fertile foothills of Mt. Kanlaon. Don Papa is a tribute to Papa Isio the real leader from the island of Negros, Phillipines. Dapper Chapper has kindly given us a tasting kit to try […]

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Christmas Ideas for your Girlfriend

By Michelle Connolly

Cherry Cox underwear from Scrumpies of Mayfair Create some seasonal excitement with these delightfully sensual Cherry Cox stretch satin and tulle undies by Scrumpies of Mayfair. Trimmed with lace triangles, featuring rich red sequins, these are the ideal gift for a ‘secret santa’ sweetheart. Each pair will come gifted with a unique jewelled charm, which is Czech Crystal and […]

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Talisker Skye – The Bottle Made by the Sea

By Adam

Good whisky makes the world go around, or at least we like to think it does. But it has certainly proven time after time, how complex and tasty it truly is. The region from where this fabulous liquid is created impacts (in a positive way) the way in which each whisky tastes, especially when it […]

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Smythson Diaries: Plan 2018 in Style

By Alex Noble

Without trying to sound too cliched, it’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, and we’ve already harped on about how some traditions should be upheld; such as the writing of a Christmas card. For that of course, you need a pen…but what’s the point in having a pen for that sole purpose? Question: What […]

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The ABC of Lululemon

By Alex Noble

Fitness is very much like fashion when it comes to trends; Last year’s sweet potato is this year’s avocado (Do not get me started on those smoothie bowls) whilst bodypump has been given the cold shoulder in favour of yoga in 2017.  Anyway, on the topic of yoga, I’ve often listened to friends harp on about its benefits: ‘Seriously old […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Adam

David Hampton Malvern Leather Zip Card Holder I’ve always preferred having a coin section with my card holder but don’t want compromise on size, or style for that matter. David Hampton, makers of exceptional leather goods since 1983, offer the perfect solution with this Malvern Leather Zip Card Holder. £60 at www.davidhampton.com Private White V.C X Jaguar […]

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The Parker Jotter: The Writing Utensil of a Dapper Chapper

By Alex Noble

Chaps, I’d like you to cast your minds back to a time when Christmas cards used to flood through your letterbox, and decorate your walls throughout December. The days when people actually took the time to write Christmas cards, instead of leaving a social media post or paying a card website to do the work for them.  […]

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Thomas Sabo: A Watch is for Life, Not Just for Christmas

By Alex Noble

Christmas is a wonderful time of year when anything goes. Your bad behaviour at the office Christmas party is usually swept under the carpet (at least until January), your chocolate indulgence is endorsed instead of frowned upon, and you’re allowed to ask for a gift that you wouldn’t dream of requesting at any other time.  I’m often […]