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The Mandeville Hotel, London

The Mandeville Hotel, London

The Mandeville Hotel occupies a fantastic position smack bang in the centre of Marylebone and just minutes from Christopher’s Place. You really couldn’t ask for a better London location. And the icing on the cake: Maison Christian Lacroix has waved its magic wand over the fifth floor of the hotel, […]

by × July 5, 2016 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Fashion

Cartier: Style and History, Grand Palais, Paris.

Cartier: Style and History, Grand Palais, Paris.

You know you’re in for a true spectacle, when Kate Middleton’s wedding tiara (the Halo diadem) looks comparatively modest. Cartier: Style and History, currently showing at the Grand Palais, covers more than a century at the house of Cartier. Beginning with the French maison’s birth in 1847 and carrying on […]

by × January 11, 2014 × 0 comments

Travel

The Alpina – Gstaad, Switzerland

The Alpina – Gstaad, Switzerland

Gstaad is no stranger to luxury and glamour, in fact it’s synonymous with both. It has always been the ski resort of choice for high-class society and the international jet set. Elizabeth Taylor, Valentino, Roger Moore, Roman Polanski, Julie Andrews, Grace Kelly and Formula One’s Bernie Ecclestone have all owned homes […]

by × March 15, 2013 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

Valentino: Master of Couture

Valentino: Master of Couture

I know what women want. They want to be beautiful. – Valentino Garavani – This week we attended the grand unveiling of Valentino: Master of Couture at Somerset House. It encapsulates the true essence of elegance, glamour, haute couture; indeed everything that is Valentino Garavani. Spanning a 50-year career, this exhibition […]

by × November 30, 2012 × 0 comments