Creatives, Creators and Millennial Careers: Planning Your Pension with Profile

Working in the creative industries is a little different than perhaps working in corporate environments, as there are a greater number of freelance roles or fixed term contracts in addition to high percentage chance of moving  employers as you progress over your career. This is certainly the case within agencies, and it is millennial employees that… Read more »

Something for the Weekend: A-COLD-WALL* Matches Fashion

It is very nearly the weekend, so there is no better time to log-on and get a new piece of A-COLD-WALL* to wear over the weekend from Matches Fashion. The 14 piece collection is a digital exclusive for the online retailer, and has come to define British streetwear at its finest – no surprise as… Read more »

Boxed Up for Christmas: Kent & Curwen Hampers for Him

  Hampers for Christmas are very de rigueur for the smart set (think wine, cheeses, hams, chutneys) but how do you go a little off piste for the style conscious man? Easy, turn to Kent & Curwen – the brand which has reimagined British classics in partnership with David Beckham which form a curated wardrobe for… Read more »

The Fruit of the Highlands: FIDIR

Nothing says winter than an image of the snowcapped mountains of the Scottish Highlands, so you will find these landscapes rooted in FIDIR whether it be the materials, colours, or finer details which evoke the rugged beauty of this magnificent terrain. Founded by Edward ‘Eddy’ Downpatrick last year, the brand FIDIR is a capsule collection of… Read more »

Hackett x Swatch: The Perfect Ending to the Year of the Dog

To Regent Street last night for the launch of a special collaboration between Hackett, whom hosted the event at their flagship store, and Swatch for this beauty – the The Sistem 51 Limited Edition Watch. Yes, that is a cute pooch on its face – in fact, it is Jeremy Hackett’s Sussex Spaniel, Muffin. As 2018 is… Read more »

The Row Menswear x Mr Porter

Founded in 1996 by the Olsen Twins, Mary-Kate and Ashely, The Row became a by-word for understated, tailored luxury in a time when American fashion was dominated by casual sensibilities and silhouettes. Taking its name in reverence to London’s Savile Row, the fashion house preserves the bespoke standards of exquisite fabrics, impeccable details and perfect… Read more »

Is This the World’s Most Romantic & Magical Christmas Shopping Destination?

A number of years ago, I celebrated my Birthday (December 19th) in Dallas, Texas. An odd choice but with friends living in the Metroplex – the area that triangles Dallas, Denton and Fort Worth – and a chance to see a city that fascinated me, I flew the 4,745 miles to the Lone Star Sate…. Read more »

A Collaboration for All Men: FatFace x Folk

I heard a whisper a few months back that FatFace, the high-street favourite of the town and country set, was to collaborate with the contemporary label Folk…and it is true. According to both brands,  it started with an invitation from FatFace to FOLK to create something special as both brands possess a shared passion for the… Read more »

A Rhapsody for Evening Wear…Ben Hardy in Saint Laurent

The film, Bohemian Rhapsody, premiered in London last night and whilst the critics have not been kind (I can’t wait to see it) – one winner of the night was one of the films stars, Ben Hardy. Wearing Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello, he wore the Classic Le Smoking tuxedo in black grain paired with a… Read more »

Feeling the Chill? Take the Lead from Scandi-Brand A Day’s March

I had the absolute pleasure of recently being introduced to the Swedish menswear label A Day’s March recently (you can see the t-shirt here) at their London Soho store. I was impressed with the selection of tailored, casual pieces however really noticed one thing missing from the shelving; outerwear. Dropping today, perfect for the cold… Read more »

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    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 »

  • 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 »