The opening of the Coal Drops Yard retail hub marks a key point in the transformation of the badlands behind King’s Cross station. Classic Bob Hoskins film Mona Lisa immortalised the area in its heyday as a red light district and open air drugs supermarket. From those unsavoury times we now have the new shopping area known as Coal Drops Yard topped off with elegant kissing arches.
Four years in the making, development and design, Helly Hansen have unveiled their new Lifaloft jackets for Winter 2018. Crafted to be lighter, thinner and warmer than any other jacket out there, this sleek garment utilises Primaloft technology for the ultimate in performance.
One of the best ways to avoid Autumnal rain and Winter chills is with a luxurious, refined and exquisite dining experience.
As the mercury hits lower and lower temperatures, you may be looking for a warming tipple (or two) to keep out the cold! We have collected some of the very best drinks from across the world for our latest Winter Drinks Guide. Whether you are seeking a wee dram, a gin and tonic or caviar infused vodka, then we have it all here.
Biscuiteers have collaborated with exclusive designer Susie Watson to create one of the most unique and exciting limited-edition advent calendars of the year! This stunning, hand-stitched calendar may cost £175 (including 24 beautiful biscuits), but the craftsmanship and beauty of this calendar makes it worth every penny. Established in 2017 by Harrier Hastings, Biscuiteers was created in order to provide “a more unique, stylish and personalised gifting solution”. This calendar certainly fulfils that initial brand vision! Designed by Susie Watson exclusively for Biscuiteers, so this intricate and delicate design cannot be found anywhere else
One of the best parts of this job is discovering first hand some of the finest restaurants available to man, and this is especially relevant when it comes to fresh seafood. Fancy Crab can be found the heart of London on Wigmore Street, just behind the famous department store Selfridges, and is one of its kind in our book
Both BFI Southbank and flagship Odeon Leicester Square are undergoing major renovation work as the BFI London Film Festival stature continues to grow apace.
Depaz is one of Martinique’s leading rums and one of the very few to hold ‘ AOC Rum Agricole’ status, and it’s just launched onto British soil. This French West Indian premium rum is produced in a small designated geographical area called Depaz, one of the island’s finest terroir spirits and is pitched as a ‘traditionally crafted rum of exquisite quality and flavour’. Four different expressions have been launched in 700ml bottles; Depaz Plantation Rum , Depaz VSOP Reserve Speciale, Depaz Grand Reserve XO and Depaz Port Cask Finish
There’s a bedding revolution already here and it’s waving the House Babylon flag. Seeing the gap in the uber luxury bedding market, this innovative and energetic boutique company have carved a niche by cutting out the complexity of choice and extortionate pricing that many of their well-known competitors are guilty of. Using 600 thread 100% authentic Egyptian cotton sourced ethically, these products are built to last whilst retaining a firm structure and without losing any aspect of the comfort.
There’s always one last party to be had in Ibiza before the season comes to a juddering halt, and we definitely found it! Pikes is renowned for their delicious cocktails and that’s because of Master Mixologist Tanja Mašić (star of Channel Four’s Travel Man 24 Hours in Ibiza). With over 14 years experience of creating sublime cocktail creations, she’s now the superstar cocktail maker in this fabulously eclectic setting. Her cocktails are made with love, a huge amount of passion and so we introduce the one and only Cocktail Club … Master Mixologist Tanja Mašić We were greeted with the warmest of welcomes and chaperoned to the highest roof top terrace where Tanja was waiting for us in her charming yet rustic abode