Jewellery? It’s like sculpture in miniature…
Contemporary fine jewellery maker Tessa Packard has gone from strength to strength since she launched her brand of the same name back in 2013. An award winning label with much admired bi-annual collections, Tessa Packard [...]
Just launched: the luxury ‘Mother Box’ for pregnant and new mums.
It was only while planning a treat for my own mother on Mother’s Day (26 March) that I had an uncanny thought. Surely this auspicious Sunday is also my pregnant wife’s first Mother’s Day too? [...]
Fancy a luxury wine cave? Now that sounds like a big cellar…
There was a time when converting your basement into a luxury pied-a-terre was the height of sophistication. And then came the signature wine cellar. We’re talking a dedicated, walk-in room with an entire section for [...]
Personalised wellbeing: no longer a luxury
According to the latest Mintel research on food and drink trends for 2017, healthy comestibles aren’t just for the privileged anymore. Professionals in particular are so serious about their wellbeing these days that they consider [...]
Diamonds for Christmas?
Londoners who love bespoke, high-quality jewellery should check out the first collection by designer Julien Riad Sahyoun, which he recently launched at the private members club, 5 Hertford Street. Artist jeweller JRS designs every piece [...]
Winter luxury, Cypriot style
For those of you who, like me, are dreading the onslaught of winter, I’ve some good news. The solution to continued wellbeing for us sun-junkies is a trip to the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus [...]
Want to crow over your furniture?
Then search for vintage pieces at the newly-launched online store, Jackdaw Home. There’s something special about old stuff. Not just because it’s a little bit ‘been there, done that’ – all weathered and matured – [...]
Farmopolis on the Jetty
This summer, something rather wonderful is growing amidst the grey new-builds and construction sites of London’s Docklands. Having re-homed the plants and recycled the materials left over from the annual Chelsea Flower Show, Farmopolis is now in [...]