Georg Jensen at John Lewis

I’ve had a long admiration for Georg Jensen, the iconic Scandinavian design house which hails from Denmark, after discovering the brand through a press event almost 12 years ago. Of course, the brand has been active for far, far longer; since 1904 and is By Appointment to Her Majesty Queen of Denmark. Their latest collection… Read more »

Mr Porter Celebrates Ralph Lauren’s 50th Anniversary with an Exclusive 83-Piece Drop

The term iconic is often overused to describe a person or creation however it is more than fitting to describe Ralph Lauren in such a way. Celebrating 50 years of the man, the label and the vision that started with ties (taking private school and university colours and patterns, then selling them back to a… Read more »

Booze-Free-Millenial or Enjoying Stoptober? Here’s 5 Delicious Alcohol Free Drinks To Buy Today

According to a study, the kids are more than OK and stone, cold sober…shunning alcohol like never before. A recent study by University College London found that the proportion of 16 to 24-year-olds who don’t touch the booze has increased from 18 per cent  in 2005 to 29 per cent in 2015. So much for the… Read more »

Christmas from Claridges

For me, Christmas has long included Claridges hotel. Whether that be for a pit-stop into the bar whilst shopping, popping in to look at their now famed Christmas Tree but saying for  coffee in The Foyer or like above, going for cocktails at the Fumoir and dinner at FERA. There’s a certain magic about the… Read more »

5 Korean Labels You Need to Know (Before BTS World Tour Lands in London)

In recent years South Korea and its capital Seoul have caught the hearts and minds of the fashion industry  for its ahead-of-the-curve brands and labels, not to mention the Insta-nip street-style. The athleisure centric, oversized and tailored silhouettes have been flowing to the UK’s shores for a little while (more on that later) however it… Read more »

A Saint Laurent Double Whammy…

It was a great weekend for film premiers in California and a super weekend for Saint Laurent, as these leading men have proven. This is the ultimate  #ManCrushMonday with both Rami Malek and Timothy Chalet both choosing the French house for their red carpet appearances. First up was Malek combining smart with casual at a special screening… Read more »

Black Cod & Wagyu: Mayfair Luxury at Soho Prices

I’ve never really been a big fan of the high-street designer collaborations that launch with fanfare. Exciting as they can be (Jimmy Choo, MARNI, Alexander Wang all for H&M were stand out favourites of the fashion pack) you just know what you are going to get. For example, my partner has a pair of black… Read more »

Back to Work with Caran D’Ache & Leuchtturm 1917

It is that time of the year when people return to college, university or are back to work after the summer break – tough, I know. For me, one the joys of a new start is new stationary and I was kindly sent, by Pen Heaven, two of the best names in penmanship;  Caran D’Ache… Read more »

HUNTSMAN x Jo Malone

  It is a name that has resonated by both sight and reputation, and for the first time Jo Malone is introducing a dedicated men’s fragrance collection in collaboration with Savile Row tailors Huntsman. One of the finest creators of suiting on the row, many will recognise the name as also being the store front… Read more »

THE GREY Comes to BEAST

Ooooh; the packing, the font, the symmetry of the packing…welcome to The Grey that has arrived at men’s grooming haven – Beast in Seven Dials, London. It is clear that this is one brand that will be flying from the shelves. Founded by Gregor Jaspers, a professional menswear and lifestyle buyer who regularly travelled the globe… Read more »

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  • Mishka NYC Sample Sale

    Mishka NYCA.IN.T LondonA.IN.T London Here at LSoD, we LOVE a hot bargain so will be heading down to the Mishka NYC sample sale on September 2nd. The uber cool label will be joined by 10 Deep, Staple and A.IN.T for the two day event at Meeting Room, 1st Floor, 1 Rivington Place, London. Co-ordinated by… Read more »

  • Jean-Charles de Castelbajac JC/DC Diffusion Line

    #LFW We all love a bit of fashion fun and designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac is the ultimate court jester. But one trick JCDC that will defiantly get the fashion pack in a frenzy is the launch of his S/S10 diffusion line, JC/DC. Not much as been released about the line (except the preview shot above)… Read more »

  • Luke Worall by Stefan Heinrichs for Dansk

    Dansk magazine is one of the hottest publications outside of London that really should be based here. Whilst there are a number of London based contributers, it is the turn of the German photographer Stefan Heinrichs shooting the ever animated Luke Worall. On trend with the three button suit, monochrome and heritage, the quirky images… Read more »

  • Prada Please, Marfa

    Over the past few days, in between decorating, I have been distracted by Gossip Girl once again. But the first time around, I failed to notice the ‘Prada Marfa’ art work in the Bass apartment. After a little research, I found the story behind the prop both fascinating and bizarre. Prada Marfa was a sculpture,… Read more »

  • Disco Demolition at 24 and Caligula

    Philip Stevens with Polly at Disco Demolition at 24. Bruno Basso and Leo Belicha at Caligula En Route to 24 – (On wall) (3rd left) Philip Stevens (4th left) Jodie Harsh (5th Left) Henry Conway (1st Right) Dan Lismore London is unlike any other fashion powerhouse as its nightlife reflects the fashion and style zeitgeist…. Read more »

  • Born Again Preview

    Just a little glimpse of the first capsule collection from London based duo Roberts and Kane. Their Born Again line is made exclusively in the UK by an ex Savile Row tailor so I am expecting some more well crafted looks but with a highly creative edge. This hoodie is just striking beyond belief with… Read more »

  • Fleur Britten ‘On The Couch’ Launch

    Tonight saw the launch of journalist Fleur Brittens’ new book ‘On the Couch’, a publication documenting her time couch surfing around Russia. I apologies for the slightly rubbish pictures but it was incredibly dark at the Great Eastern Street hotel, London but the launch was a great success. A Russian folk band played out the… Read more »

  • Dr. Martens Pop Up Store Comes to London

    Uber cool, cult brand Dr. Martens is launching its first ever pop-up store at Old Spitalfields Market in East London. The launch not only celebrates the huge brand following in London but the choice location is a nod to its loyal East-London wearers. Shoppers will be rewarded with limited edition collaborations from Raf Simons, Yohji… Read more »

  • An English Boy (s) in New York

    The store might be American but the boys are undoubtedly British. Zac Henderson, manager at Barneys in Dallas, emailed through their COOP Denim look-book for A/W09 featuring duo Cole Mohr and Ash Stymest. Modeling jean brands such as Levi’s, Acne and Nude, view the look book at Barneys and take a peek at their excellent… Read more »

  • Jil Sander for Uniqlo + J Collection Preview First Look

    Designer/High Street collaborations have become increasingly successful over the past few years and Jil Sander for Uniqlo will be no exception. Sticking to her minimalist aesthetic, the collection is a great come-back for the designer into the fashion circus. It has been around five years since Raf Simons took over at her namesake label after… Read more »