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LEVI’S Pride!

As one of the most diverse and biggest supporters of the global LGBT community, Levi’s are once again supporting prides all over the Europe – starting with Madrid. To celebrate World Pride 2017, Levi’s has partnered with photo journalist and gay rights activist Daniel Nicoletta to curate an exhibition of fifty photographs covering forty years of… Read more »

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Mr Porter Summer Grooming Kit

                                           One of the highlights of the season, for me, from Mr Porter is their grooming kit (named either summer or winter) which contains a generous selection of both full and travel sized grooming bits… Read more »

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Mr Porter x Tod’s Exclusive Collection

  Rooted in the DNA of the brand’s renowned leather Gommino, Tod’s quintessential driving shoe, Mr Porter has collaborated with the famed Italian footwear and outfitting house for an exclusive capsule collection. Designed by Tod’s Menswear Creative Director, Mr Andrea Incontri, the 25-piece collection of footwear and seasonal vacation wear consists of a relaxed and effortlessly stylish… Read more »

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Orlebar Brown Brings Us a SS17 + New Store Opening.

With news that Britain will be/could be/maybe basking in record temperatures for the next month coupled with the start of the holiday season, Orlebar Brown have released their Spring/Summer 2017 offering, as well as opened a new store on Walton Street, London. With an update of vibrant shades for their famed shorts as well as… Read more »

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Get Summer Ready with Universal Works

If like me you are going away to warmer climes (although London and the UK has not been too bad in the sun-stakes of late) look no further for an awesome summer wardrobe than Universal Works. For SS17, the British label have produced a collection influenced by the iconic photography of Burt Glinn during early… Read more »

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John Lewis x Father’s Day

  It is often said that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, so a fail safe gift for Father’s Day can be found at the John Lewis food hall. If you have never explored the cavern of goodies at the famed high-street department store, they offer some of the best foodie… Read more »

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Superdry: The Night is Young Collection

As the nights get longer and the days get hotter (hopefully!) Superdry have formulated a collection that is perfect for nights out when the temperature has risen. With vests in graphic prints, longer semi-tailored shorts and vibrant sweats, this collection is perfect for an extended evening down the pub and ideal for a one stop… Read more »

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Design Museum: Cartier In Motion

If you have not been to the new Design Museum in Holland Park, I highly suggest a visit as it is an architectural wonder as well as a superb space of creativity and inspiration. Given its cultural significance not only in London but the world, it is no surprise that Cartier has chosen the space… Read more »

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MATCHES FASHION // RAEY SS17

Nesstled amongst the many outstanding brands on Matches Fashion, is Raey, their own collection of items for the man who mixes minimal design with urban sensibilities yet appreciates a pared back wardrobe, designed and developed in London. It is so popular that the label has launched its own stand alone store in London’s Notting Hill,… Read more »

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Grenson x Haeckels

  London is a mess with its weather this week, and last night in Soho was no exception. I had just finished a late lunch at The Ivy Soho Brasserie when I hurried over to the Grenson shoes and Haeckels fragrance launch in the driving rain to a room filled with the most incredible aromas…. Read more »

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    Mr Porter x Gucci Exclusive Collection

    It has landed! After a short wait after the official announcement, the Mr Porter x Gucci collaboration collection arrives today on the eponymous website. The 43-piece capsule collection, designed exclusively for Mr Porter, is inspired by urbanism and self-expression, rooted in classic tailoring silhouettes and eccentric sportswear – a true combination of the two brands…. Read more »

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    Belstaff X Vestiaire Collective Partnership

    On Thursday, we headed to London’s New Bond Street to Belstaff House to celebrate the launch of their partnership with Vestiaire Collective on the exclusive sale of ten of its iconic wax cotton Trialmaster jackets from the Archive. With the champagne flowing and delectable canapes doing the rounds, the creme of menswear viewed a selection of… Read more »

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    Tumi x Orlebar Brown Team Up for a Limited Edition Bag

    Isn’t this a match made in luxury travel heaven? Renowned luxury travel and leisure specialists Tumi have teamed up with the London-based, luxury swimwear brand Orlebar Brown to produce a limited edition beach bag. With two styles in two different sizes, the other being a plain navy canvas style, this beach bag has to be… Read more »

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    Paul Hewitt Mainline & Grand Atlantic Collection

    If you are not familiar with Paul Hewitt watches, you should be. With European origins, the brand is the brainchild of two friends who grew up on the North coast of Germany and is named in tribute to a 20th Century London tailor ancestor, championing classic style and firm values. Superb value with superb materials, the brand… Read more »

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    Mr Porter x Kingsman Collection

    Kingsman: The Secret Service was a film which surprised upon its release. For many, its firmly-tongue-in-cheek dialogue, outlandish stunts and final scene firmly hinting on a very specific aspect to sex was not was expected. Many wanted serious and moody however one aspect many agreed on was its superb costuming. So it is no surprise,… Read more »

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    Adventures with Maison Labiche

    Bank Holiday weekend is guaranteed to involve rain and a trip to the pub. However, in between trip to Bournemouth for a friends Birthday on Saturday and a lovely lunch at KILN, the small-plate Thai restaurent in London’s Soho (followed by a trip to the pub), I was captured wearing Maison Labiche‘s vibrant adventure sweater…. Read more »

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    MATCHES FASHION X AMI EXCLUSIVE CAPSULE COLLECTION

    AMI is a French brand that consistently hits the simple and effortless style aesthetic on the head, so it is no surprise that Matches Fashion has launched an online exclusive capsule collection with the Paris based label. This striking collection focusses on updating AMI classics such as the soft cotton trench coat, v-neck jumpers and the… Read more »

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    Tried and Tested: Hermes’ Eu de Manderine Ambree

    Now it may not be the most sophisticated fragranced shower gel available, however Hermes’ Eu de Manderine Ambree will always have a place in my bathroom. I first found it in their Florence store around 3 years ago whilst looking for a gel that didn’t make my skin dry out. After using it for the… Read more »

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    Tried and Tested – Baxter of California

    Sticking with the California theme today, I was very impressed by Baxter of California – a men’s grooming brand which was founded by Baxter Finley in 1965 after moving from New York City to Los Angeles and noticing the effect the heat and sun had on his skin. The line is based on an everyday… Read more »

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    Mr Porter – Made in California

    At the Mr Porter press day a fortnight ago, I saw a small selection of their new Made in California curated offering, a series of exclusive capsule collections inspired by the lifestyle and culture of California which launches today. This collection is a modern-day interpretation of surf, skate, street and casual wear, from a host of… Read more »