Brilliant women

Notting Hill anthropologist jeweller Pippa Small

MEET PIPPA SMALL, NOTTING HILL’S ANTHROPOLOGIST JEWELLER

Meet Pippa Small, the Notting Hill based anthropologist jeweller who discovered her love for jewels and precious metals while doing fieldwork in Borneo. For her, jewellery should be empowering for all, not an exploitative First World luxury

Dowe Dynamics

WHY LIFTING HEAVY IS BENEFICIAL FOR BOTH MEN & WOMEN

Lucas Thomas at Archway’s Dowe Dynamics trains like he’s half man, half machine, and expects just as much from his clients. He tells us why he trains the girls just as hard as the boys and dispels the myth that women ‘bulk up’ from lifting heavy weights…

Emma Willis: The female entrepreneurs changing the traditional face of Mayfair

THE FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS CHANGING THE FACE OF MAYFAIR

The balance of power is shifting in Mayfair, and men are no longer the dominant sex. The Resident pays tribute to the area’s influential women…

Mica Paris interview

MICA PARIS ON GOING BACK TO JAZZ

Soul star Mica Paris is a consummate Londoner. Born in Islington and brought up in Lewisham, she now lives in Holland Park. Here, she talks career longevity, going back to her jazz roots and why My One Temptation will always be special

Kickslove in Deptford Market Yard is London's only women's sneaker store

LONDON’S FIRST WOMEN-ONLY SNEAKER STORE OPENS IN DEPTFORD

The Resident meets Lisa Barlow-Weber, the self-confessed sneakerhead who has brought Kickslove, London’s first women only sneaker store, to Deptford Market Yard

Swan Lake Series by Adrianna eu

THE POWER OF THE FEMALE ARTIST

The Power of Female Artists in the 21st century is as much a statement as a question. From Georgia O’Keefe to Yayoi Kusama, there’s never been a better time for female artists to shine…

Helene Darroze in the kitchen

CHEF HÉLÈNE DARROZE COMPARES LONDON & PARIS

Chef Hélène Darroze never wanted to leave Paris, but during her eight years in London, she has been increasingly impressed with the London food scene. Now, with Michelin-starred restaurants in both Paris and Mayfair, The Resident asks if she might have too much on her plate?

Gormley & Gamble: Savile Row's first female only tailor

GORMLEY & GAMBLE: SAVILE ROW’S FIRST WOMEN’S TAILOR

Gormley & Gamble is the first made-to-measure tailors dedicated to women in the history of Savile Row. Founder Phoebe Gormley tells The Resident about misconceptions, the personal touch and why there aren’t other tailors like her… Photography courtesy of Gormley & Gamble Was tailoring something you were always keen on? When I was 15 I did […]

SABRINA GHAYOUR’S GUIDE TO PERSIAN CUISINE

Her career has just begun, but already self-taught cook and writer Sabrina Ghayour has brought the magic of Persian food to the masses; Stephen Milton finds out how