Becoming A More Classical Gentleman

What is the meaning of looking sharp? The very word ‘sharp’ conjures an image of clean cut lines and clear defined grooming. The attention to detail is something that slips into this image as well. In order to be finely groomed, we have to look at the smaller the things as well as the large…. Read more »

How to Dress for the Airport

Summer Holidays: What You Need To Rock At The Airport We bet you can’t wait to jet off and enjoy a break in the sun. Once your packing’s done and you know everything’s in check, you only have one more thing to think about: the airport outfit. You’ll know yourself that what you decide to… Read more »

Top 5 Bags to Get You Through London Fashion Week Men’s

London Fashion Week Men’s starts tomorrow, which means there is one essential item everyone and I will need – a great bag. With a phone, small wallet or separate cards, back-up charger and cable, invitations and a snack bar (always, always take a snack bar) having the smallest but best use of space that leaves… Read more »

Bang & Olufsen unveils Beoplay H9 headphones with Voice Assistant

Bang & Olufsen really are leaders in their field, although very pricy (who can forget the scene in The Devil Wears Prada when Andy’s friends gawp at the price of a B&O phone, an off-cast of Miranda Priestly’s) the brand has really earned its stripes over the decades. Whilst competitors rarely often hit the same… Read more »

Express Yourself Through Your Career And Business

Expressing yourself through business is not always an easy thing to do, but it is something that is important is to stay true to who you are. When you do this, you are more likely to see success in all areas of your company because they will be a reflection of you. If you are… Read more »

London Fashion Week Men’s Launches ‘This is London’ Campaign for LFWM June 2019

With London Fashion Week Men’s starting a week today, the British Fashion Council (AKA the BFC) has launched a new campaign “This is London”; celebrating community, diversity & culture at the bi-annual event. In a series of fresh portraits and images, shot by London based photographer Markn, each shot includes a diverse selection of people… Read more »

Mulberry Introduces Urban Ranges for Men

There is no denying that Mulberry is a great, British brand. Founded in Somerset in 1971 and still made in the UK, the brand has quietly had a renaissance since its ‘hay-day’ under the creative direction of Johnny Coca. Never really known as a menswear brand, perhaps as the focus on THE Mulberry handbag lead… Read more »

MR PORTER to Launch Exclusive T-Shirt Capsule Collection

What better way to celebrate summer than with an exclusive t-shirt capsule collection? Whilst it maybe possible to wear all 44 exclusive styles from 17 brands, Mr Porter has curated this exclusive edit from 424, 1017 ALYX 9SM, Aimé Leon Dore, AMBUSH®, Aries, BILLY, Carhartt WIP, John Elliott, KAPITAL, Noon Goons, Pasadena Leisure Club, Pop… Read more »

Finn Wolfhard Fronts Saint Laurent Campaign

Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard has been picked by Anthony Vaccarello to front the Saint Laurent campaign for SS19. Joined by the likes of Vincent Gallo and Keanu Reeves this season, the young star of the cult series channels an almost Bob Dylan vibe with his curly locks, together with some sharp Saint Laurent tailoring.

Now You Can Visit the Prada Owned Cafe Marchesi 1824 in London

Back in February, news hit that the Prada owned bakery and café that sits above its Milan Galleria flagship store was set to open in London – and that date has arrived. Marchesi 1824 is the latest Instagram-worthy establishment to set-up on Mount Street in Mayfair, a short walk from the Prada flagship store on… Read more »

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  • Triumph & Disaster “Little Pucks”

    Whilst the name suggests an equilibrium of results, after a week and a half of testing I found the new Triumph & Disaster ‘Little Pucks’ a small triumph in men’s hair care and grooming. If you are not familiar with the brand, it hails from New Zealand and was founded by International cricketer Dion Nash… Read more »

  • Five Soho Restaurants You Need to Know

    Let’s face it, Soho is not what it used to be. Once a seedy, dirty (in all sense of the word) square mile sandwiched between Mayfair and Covent Garden, it was a mecca for the weird, wonderful and often hopeless. Little of old Soho remains; undergoing a vast makeover and construction drive to clean up… Read more »

  • A New Fragrance: dunhill Century for Men

    dunhill has produced some storming fragrances over the years, both in terms of shelf appeal and scent however both are equally as distinctive. The last incarnation, ‘ICON’ three years ago was a beautifully peppery, woody fragrance which I wear during the winter and evenings. It can often be difficult to find a summer fragrance which… Read more »

  • Pop-Up and Away! Louis Vuitton Arrives at Heathrow T4

    Today see’s the official start of the summer holiday season, as schools across the country break up and family’s head straight to the airport,  so it is only perfect that Louis Vuitton has launched a pop-up at Heathrow’s T4. The vibrant space, in place for five months ahead of a more permanent space in October,… Read more »

  • La Perla Menswear

    Luxurious and synonymous with sensational underwear, La Perla has been making impeccably crafted ‘undergarments’ in Italy since 1954. Yet very few know that they recently expanded into menswear; from underwear, nightwear (my partner has their night shorts) to beachwear and tailored pieces. These pieces, just a personal highlight, from the SS17 reflect the brands heritage… Read more »

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    Hermès Pop-Up Cafe

    It has been London’s best kept secret, nestled inside the Hermès boutique on New Bond Street, for a couple of weeks and is soon leave town not before becoming the place to have an afternoon respite.  Launched to celebrate the newest tableware collection created by British artist Nigel Peak titled ‘A Walk in the Garden’, the… Read more »

  • Summer Style with dunhill

      The temperature is really rising and thoughts are turning to summer holidays; so have a look over at dunhill who have a sleek, simple and refined collection of beach day bags and pool slides. The Chiltern bag collection (the tote is pure brilliance for its soft material and beautiful simplicity) is perfect for a… Read more »

  • Fat Tony x adidas Prouder Pride in London 2018

    Fat Tony  With friends such as Elton John, Pharrell Williams, Marc Jacobs, Edward Enninful, David Beckham, Skin, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell & Amanda Lepore, it could be hard not to persuade them to help raise the profile of a great cause. That is exactly what London-based DJ Fat Tony has done, and has also done it… Read more »

  • Why Levi’s ‘I am’ Collection will take you beyond Pride 2018

    Long time readers of the blog will know that over the past three years, I have heavily supported the Levi’s Pride collection that benefits the Harvey Milk Foundation – and this year that is no different. With us on the Pride in London march with the brand last year – and my Instagram shots being… Read more »

  • A License to Thrill: James Bond 007 x Orlebar Brown

    Luxury men’s swimwear brand Orlebar Brown are famed for their tailored Bulldog swim shorts in an array of prints that are as eye catching on the beach as they are seen on social media. The brand have lead a number of great collaborations, such as TUMI, but this – for me – has to be… Read more »