Archive - 2014/12

The term 'shoe-tree' may be foreign to you but if you like to keep your shoes looking in tip-top shape you may want to invest in some. A shoe-tree is a device you place inside of your shoes to ensure they keep shape over the years. It also reduces the... read more

Being a University graduate is a change of pace from what you’ll have known for the past 3-5 years i.e. you’ll actually have to turn up for work rather than skipping those 9am starts. Other than having the qualifications you’re going to need to look the part and that’s what... read more

The Ritz London opened its doors in 1906 on the Piccadilly site of the Walsingham House Hotel, formerly the Bath Hotel. Conceived by renowned hotelier César Ritz, The Ritz owes its architectural design to the successful partnership formed in 1900 between... read more

Men love their hair. Many will even go to the extent of caring for it like it’s the most important part of their body, so when problems with your "Alf Garnett" occurs, the situation can cause a great deal of concern for chaps. Learn more about how to keep... read more

Right after Thanksgiving, the 4th Thursday of November, New York City explodes into a sparkling and dazzling Christmas extravaganza. And every year the city’s most prestigious department stores battle with each other for the most inventive and alluring window... read more

Sportswear is something usually associated with sports (duh) and has been the uniform of choice for Chavs over the past decade, but sportswear has this year become a huge fashion favourite under the guise of “Sports Luxe”. You’d be mistaken for thinking that... read more

Hawes & Curtis was established in 1913 by Ralph Hawes and Freddie Curtis, with the intention of creating high quality, exclusive clothing for gentlemen. From their infancy, they have been acclaimed by royalty and aristocracy alike; most famously... read more

Firmdale Hotels opened its eighth London property, Ham Yard Hotel in the summer of this year and we couldn’t wait to take a look. Set on a three-quarter acre site in the heart of bustling Soho, a couple of blocks from Mayfair, the hotel revolves around a unique tree... read more

Nestled deep in the fold of the rolling Mendip Hills in the English county of Somerset – ancient stronghold of King Alfred and heartland of the glorious Glastonbury festival – nestles the village of Chilcompton. It is here that the young entrepreneur Roger Saul... read more

This season Jigsaw Menswear are giving "real clothes" the spotlight. Casual luxury is what the brand does best, and the latest collection blurs the line between smart and casual, offering a range of pieces that can be worn 7 days a week. Using leading UK... read more

Are you the sort to leave Christmas shopping for your mothers, girlfriends and sisters until Christmas Eve because each year you’re stuck for ideas on what to buy? We refuse to let you be the one whose presents get put to the back of the cupboard never to be seen... read more

The holidays are stressful enough, families, presents and the overarching cost of all of these things on top of the usual outgoings. You’re almost always going to be working very close to Christmas and very soon afterwards, how else will you pay for all the new gear? But with all... read more