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VINTAGE INSPIRED WEDDING DRESSES

To coincide with the V&A’s Wedding Dresses 1775-2014 exhibition, we photographed three of our favourite vintage-inspired bridal gowns at the Portobello Hotel, Notting Hill 

MAYFAIR FASHION DESIGNER JOHN ROCHA

John Rocha has been at the top for 30 years and his Mayfair boutique is testament to a glittering fashion career A long and illustrious career has befallen John Rocha and his flagship boutique on Dover Street in Mayfair is an enviable address. It would seem a long way away from his beginnings, having studied at […]

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THREE OF THE BEST BLUE EYESHADOWS

Blue eyeshadow and liner – those much-feared products associated with beauty faux pas – dominated spring trends, with stunning ocean-tinted lids at Armani, cornflower hues at Derek Lam and swoops of electric blue at Marc Jacobs. Done right, this look can be a striking summer alternative to your usual eye make-up routine  

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THE ULTIMATE LUXURY MEN’S HOLDALLS

Perfect for travel and weekends away, these luxury canvas and leather men’s holdalls are both practical and stylish.

Top ten family-friendly holiday destinations by Original Travel

TOP TEN FAMILY-FRIENDLY HOLIDAY DESTINATIONS

Tom Barber one of the founders of Battersea-based luxury travel company Original Travel and travel editor for Esquire Magazine picks his top ten destinations, long and short haul, for a family holiday

Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort and Spa

THE TWO SIDES TO DUBAI

Vicky Smith travels to Dubai and discovers there’s more to the city than five-star hotels and super luxe living. Here she tells us why we should visit the UAE’s most famous city

Amanda Wakeley opens Mayfair shop

AMANDA WAKELEY ON HER NEW MAYFAIR STORE

The fashion designer has evolved her glamorous fashion label into a chic lifestyle concept Womenswear designer Amanda Wakeley has a crystal clear vision for her eponymous label, so it’s only fitting that her newly launched Mayfair store encompasses all aspects of her style philosophy. ‘A beautiful West End flagship store has always been the plan,’ […]

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JO MALONE OPENS IN RICHMOND

The luxury British fragrance brand is set to open a new boutique in Richmond next month

One One One Pilates Blackheath

BARRE PILATES IN BLACKHEATH

One One One Pilates, Blackheath’s boutique, fully equipped Stott Pilates studio, has launched a new Total Barre class. Combining dance-like moves and the foundational principles of Stott Pilates, this workout tones and strengthens the legs, core and upper body

TURBO TOKYO – WHAT TO DO IN FIVE DAYS

Shift Tokyo to the top of your wishlist – you’ll be surprised what you can discover in just five days, says Victoria Purcell

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