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The Dapper Chapper Tests #ZipCarFlex

By Adam

For those of you that follow us on Instagram, you may have seen on our stories that we’ve been testing out the Zipcar service recently after we were approached by the company about their #flexinthecity campaign. I hadn’t used the service before but recently moved to Wandsworth Common and see them around everywhere so naturally […]

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Dapper Evening Out with Heineken & The Human Library

By Alex Noble

Well chaps, I’m not going to lie to you, this one’s a little different. I’m always up for broadening my horizons; you know the old leap of faith where you choose the ‘louder’ pocket square or indulge in a rollneck for the first time but this post is actually nothing to do with either. In fact, it’s […]

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VENCHI ICE CREAM, COVENT GARDEN REVIEW

By Joe Burns

Venchi, 18, Henrietta St, London WC2E 8RB A couple of weeks ago Adam and I were invited to sample the chocolate and gelato on offer at Venchi, Covent Garden. I’m sure you’ll understand it was a struggle to pluck up the motivation to eat lots of handmade luxury chocolate! In a somewhat amateur move, we […]

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The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

By Michelle Connolly

Are you married to your motorbike? Resound with your ride? Succumb to your scrambler? On Sunday September 24th, one of the largest vintage bike rides in the world will be taking place across over 600 cities in 95 countries worldwide, and in the name of Movember we’re inviting you to take part. More than 70,000 […]

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A New Chapter for the Dunstane Houses

By Alex Noble

As a resident Edinburger, I adore this time of year. We are teased with pockets of sunshine amidst the countless overcast days of July, yet we don’t mind. Why? Because August is almost upon us, which means only one thing, the Fringe Festival is coming. Now, don’t get me wrong, there’s a few local chaps about […]

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Judging The Style Awards at Gentleman’s Day

By Adam

Last Friday we spent a day with The Jockey Club Moet & Chandon July Festival at the July Course in Newmarket. The Friday was of course Gentleman’s Day and I represented The Dapper Chapper as one of the Style Judges for the Best Dressed Man. We had a lovely lunch with The Jockey Club along with Gethin Jones, Georgia Toffolo, Gary […]

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Watch Wimbledon at St James’s Market

By Adam

St James’s Market is offering the next best thing to a seat at centre court this week, showing live Wimbledon coverage on a big screen at St James’s Market, in the heart of London, from Tuesday 11 – Sunday 16 July. Admission is free, just join in during match time. Guest will have access to free […]

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How to do the BMW PGA Championship in Dapper Style

By Alex Noble

Golf’s a dapper sport isn’t it? A lovely blend of traditional and wacky fashion, an etiquette list that’s as long as the yellow pages and the most wonderful and leisurely source of exercise known to man. It’s also a magnificent spectators sport; and if you’ve not been, you’re in for a treat. The atmosphere is […]

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Balblair X Smoke & Dram

By Michelle Connolly

I think that Balblair and Smoke & Dram have managed to mastermind one of the most tempting Father’s Day feasts I’ve ever had the pleasure of encountering. The genius of pairing the smokestack powerhouses with the smoky dram masters was completely inspired. They came together to create a stunning four course Father’s Day foodie heaven […]

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Things to do In London This Week: St James’s Market

By Adam

Wander through one of the most upmarket areas of London this July and you might stumble upon a new gem about to be unveiled, in the form of St James’s Market. But why chance it when we’re inviting you to their exclusive opening party? The paved path which once played host to the kind of […]

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Regal Rogue hosts the Ultimate Rogues Brunch

By Robert Etheridge

The chances are, Dapper Chapper reader that I don’t need to extoll the virtues of brunch to you. After all, what’s not to like about a not-as-early-as-breakfast soiree, without the afternoon slump that looms over lunch? Resistance is futile, folks. Given my millennial disposition, I was very happy to join vermouth brand Regal Rogue during […]

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Newmarket Racecourse with The Jockey Club

By Adam

For those of you that know me, know that I’m a lover of sports. I’m a casual viewer of most sports but I follow two sports closely all-year round; football, and I’ll save telling you which team for another day and horse-racing. My love of racing started about eight years ago in my early twenties […]

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Luma Hotel Hammersmith Review

By Adam

When booking a hotel in London, wouldn’t it be great to get a 5-star service but pay a 3-star price? Luma is a brand new boutique hotel in Hammersmith that completely focusses on the satisfaction of its guests. It has a stylish and quirky style, inspired by the Osram lightbulb factory which was one of […]

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How You Can Enter The Swingers Open

By Adam

Do you have what it takes to be London’s ultimate crazy golf champion? Indoor crazy golf club Swingers which is one of our favourite london venues, has unveiled the first Swingers Open tournament. In association with Tanqueray No.TEN, the Swingers Open will put teams of friends and colleagues against one another in a battle for the […]