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MOTORING NEWS THIS MAY

New dream drives and vehicle accessories, plus three of the best city cars

JADE MOUNTAIN: ST LUCIAN PARADISE

JADE MOUNTAIN: ST LUCIAN PARADISE

Experience the ultimate in St Lucian luxury with a stay at Nick Troubetzkoy’s Jade Mountain, suggests Lorraine Crighton-Smith A trip to Jade Mountain should come with a warning: your mind will be blown away by a phenomenal piece of architecture in one of the world’s most beautiful spots. It’s an incredibly tough act to follow (will […]

The Sanchaya, Indonesia, oozes serenity and luxury

SIX STUNNING NEW SMALL LUXURY HOTELS

Small Luxury Hotels of the World, which has over 520 hotels in more than 70 countries, has added six new hotels to its happy family this year. Dan Luddington, Director of Development, reveals what makes each hotel stand out  Le Barthélemy, St Barths (opening December 2014) ‘The highly anticipated opening of the first SLH property […]

Willow Organic Beauty products

PRODUCT REVIEW: WILLOW ORGANIC BEAUTY

Kat Hopps tests the luxurious beauty products, containing Barbary Fig Oil, in a facial at Fenwick, Bond Street Barbary fig oil, extracted from a cactus plant prevalent in Morocco, is having its moment in the beauty spotlight. Richer than Argan oil, it is packed full of vitamin E, fatty acids and antioxidants, and is currently […]

The best hairdressers in West London

BEST FOR…HAIRDRESSERS IN NOTTING HILL & CHELSEA

We review three of the best hairdressers in west London for cut, highlights and blowdries

A city guide to Rome

A CITY GUIDE TO ROME

It’s a city that conjures up a million different images. The Vatican, the Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain – these infamous landmarks feel familiar even if you’ve never been anywhere near Rome. And aside from these, there’s the fashion, the food, the romance – it’s a city with all bases covered. Whether you’re planning  a first-time […]

Burgh Island, Devon

ART DECO GLAMOUR AT BURGH ISLAND

Vicky Mayer steps back in time, to experience all the glamour of the deco era at Burgh Island, Devon

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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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