Leica Q ‘Globe-Trotter’

  This is a unique and beautiful collaboration that deserves every applause for luxury. Created in partnership with legendary luggage makers, Globe-Trotter, this beautiful model is wrapped in specially selected Globe-Trotter leather in navy or light pink. As with all Leica cameras, the Leica Q ‘Globe-Trotter’ features the classic Leica ‘red dot’ logo on the… Read more »

CHRISTOPHER SHANNON AW18

No one cares? Or so Christopher Shannon has declared on his new AW18 collection yet this urban, sport infused offering has everyone taking notice. Shannon has said of the collection, “Free of the constant hassle of catwalk, I really just wanted to make the work I feel like making without any expectation.” It is clear… Read more »

Matches Fashion – 5 Carlos Place

Opening up the e-tailer to a wider audience with a wholly experiential, physical space Matches Fashion is set to launch 5 Carlos Place; a brand new retail, event and creative broadcasting environment that brings together their online shopping and content experience into one permanent London residence. Launching on September 3rd, they open with a Prada installation… Read more »

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 »

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  • Presenting Pessenteiner

    Florian Pessenteiner is one of the most prepossessing and emotive male models that has graced the pages of publications such as Vogue Homme Japan and Dazed and Confused. His flowing locks can be seen strutting around east-London’s coolest clubs, and this latest shoot from Heritage magazine embodies the powerful image he dramatises on the runway… Read more »

  • Italian Luxury Consumption Stable

    There has been talk of ‘green shoots’ in this economic recession over the last couple of months. Often referring to property, automotive and high street retail sales, very few have taken note of luxury good growth. Whilst most cut back on luxuries such as dining out, buying little indulgences at the supermarket and canceling gym… Read more »

  • Alex and Chloe for Human Rights Campaign

    The necklace features a laser cut black acrylic “painted heart” pendant with the signature Alex & Chloe logo and a classic silver mirror acrylic HRC logo charm on an antique brass extender chain that can be worn from 22” to 26” inches in length. Comes beautifully packaged in a handsome black 100% recycled Alex &… Read more »

  • Men.Style to Close

    After some serious cost cutting around the world, publisher Condé Nast is to close Men.Style.com – the company’s only web exclusive men focused brand. In an apparent ‘rethink’ of the publishing house, CEO Chuck Townsend warned that the company must “realign to be a successful business in an emerging economy that is now predicted to… Read more »

  • Looky-Likey

    A news snippet featured today in a national newspaper reports that a looky-likey Balmain dress, as worn by Kate Moss, from Asda has sold out in two hours. The £14, 67% viscose, 29% metal-effect fibre and 4% elastane English made dress, is identical to the £8,000 Balmain couture cropped dress with accentuated sleeve detail –… Read more »

  • Postage Paid

    As global retailers up-the-ante to provide a higher quality of product and desirability, many are turning to custom made and limited edition garments and accessories. Queen of British fashion, Vivienne Westwood is releasing 300 limited edition postage stamp pendants to celebrate her world wide outlets. Each individually designed, and number stamped, with graphics and text… Read more »

  • Timberland Custom

    I have noticed a surge of deck-shoes in a rainbow of shades from many brands including Timberland. Now, over at timberland you can custom design a pair. The guys over at Nike kindly allowed me to design my own sneakers at the launch a few seasons ago, and I had a Ralph Lauren polo done… Read more »

  • Kokon to Zai

    I have long been a fan and avid wearer of the amazing garb of labels KTZ and Marjan Pejoski from Soho boutique, Kokon to Zai. Their S/S09 sample sale runs from July 21st – 24th at the Greek Street store in Soho, London, W1, and will also include some bits from the A/W08 collection too…. Read more »

  • F*UCK YOU

    Wandering through the Shoreditch Triangle on Saturday, I had a quick laugh at this printed on a shop window. Says it all really…

  • House of Holland Sunglasses

    Bright red with dark grey lens.Green with dark grey graduated lens.Purple with grey graduated lens. Ever since his first collection at London Fashion Week, House of Holland designer Henry Holland has continued to enthrall me with his unique and fashion forward collections. These House of Holland/Linda Farrow sunglasses launch today at Harvey Nichols, not cheap… Read more »