M.C.Overalls Finds A New Home in Soho

Building on the success of their previous location a short walk away, M.C. Overalls have moved home – to within the hallowed ‘Menswear Mile’ – to Brewer Street in Soho.  Heading to the opening last night and viewing the space with a couple of glasses of wine to celebrate, it is now housed within a… Read more »

DEWYTREE: Luxury Korean Skincare at High Street Prices

  The biggest trend in skincare, grooming and beauty at the moment is Korean-based products; simply anything. Why? Korean culture is urban, sophisticated and conservative and a cultural emphasis has been placed on exceeding expectations; within education, at work and of course, personal appearance. As a course of culture, children are taught from a young age… Read more »

Boy, Oh Boy! Saint Laurent at 2018 Emmys

Yesterday’s 70th EMMY Awards in Los Angeles saw many a star out in force looking sensational and suave on the red carpet; and Saint Laurent was worn by three of the brightest new stars of the screen. Firstly, above, ‘This Is Us’ star Logan Shroyer wore the Parisian house head-to-toe with a floral jacket really… Read more »

Hermès Terre d’Hermès Eau Intense Vétiver

It was by chance that the UK’s summer disappeared the day we flew back from Barcelona and perhaps a coincidence that I discovered the new fragrance from Hermès – Terre d’Hermès Eau Intense Vetiver – that day also, as it is proving the ideal autumnal scent. Like the change in the seasons, Hermès say that this is… Read more »

Harry’s x Mr Porter Exclusive

  I am a huge fan of Harry’s; ever since the brand launched a couple of years ago I have never failed to be impressed by every shave as the quality of both the gel and blades are excellent. Firstly, the gel shave gel lathers up into a rich foam that helps the razor glide across… Read more »

El Palace Barcelona: The City’s 5 Star Secret

I’m back! It has been a little while since I have posted, owing to a much-needed, well-earned holiday to Barcelona with my partner. So well deserved, we stayed for nearly 20 days. Mostly known as the ideal city for a weekend break, it is both family and friends that keep us in the Catalonian capital … Read more »

Summer Shirting with Saint Laurent Paris

  I’m off…! On holiday of course, leaving tomorrow from Heathrow T3 on a British Airways flight to Barcelona for 16 days – epic! It’s a city close to my heart and with the temperature dropping in the UK, the 30 odd degree’s will be a welcome change from glum London. Thinking of summer, it… Read more »

Fine Wine to Go! Berry Bros. & Rudd Open in London Bridge Station

Is the next train to Bordeaux leaving from Platform 9? Well, certainly it has arrived, along side other fine wines, at London Bridge Station in London, as Berry Bros & Rudd – the two Royal Warrant holding wine merchant based in St. James – has opened a ‘trial’ concession within Urban Express in the station…. Read more »

Ted Baker Raw Hide Time Pieces

  Add character to your look with this sleek yet rugged Ted Baker Josh men’s watch. Each piece lavished with attention, Ted Baker is one of the fastest-growing leading lifestyle brands in the UK and has some of Ted’s unique personality woven into the very heart of each and every product. This minimal watch is… Read more »

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 »

Latest
  • 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 »

  • Hermes-Cafe-London

    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 »