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By Tempus | 18 Jan 2021

Breguet announces Valentine's Day addition to famed Reine de Naples model

Iconic Swiss watchmaker Breguet has announced that it has given a Valentine's Day-themed upgrade to its historic Reine de Naples model. The new edition of the watch, dubbed the... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Jan 2021

The best luxury products commemorating Chinese New Year

There's no denying that the 2020/21 New Year celebrations - as defined by the Gregorian calendar at least - were a bit of a let-down, as billions of people across the glob... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Jan 2021

Cheval Collection announces London expansion

Cheval Collection, the luxury hospitality company currently with serviced apartments across London and Edinburgh has announced expansion in London as part of a long-term strategic vision for growth. F... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Jan 2021

London's 108 Brasserie offers a spectacular Burns Supper to enjoy at home

Barring an unprecedented miracle, it seems likely that Burns Night 2021 will be the first in decades in which we cannot meet old friends over a dram of whisky at the pub or sing Auld La... Read More

By Tempus | 13 Jan 2021

Tiffany acquires 80-carat diamond to reimagine its historic 1939 World's Fair necklace

Tiffany & Co. has announced the acquisition of an 80-carat diamond, the largest stone to be sold by the iconic jeweller, which it says will be set in a necklace inspired b... Read More

By Tempus | 13 Jan 2021

Dr Michael Mosley on how to be more mindful of your drinking in 2021

The Fast 800 online programme brings together the latest science around what we eat and drink, how to exercise and mindfulness to help people take back control of their weight and health. It is a scie... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Jan 2021

Blancpain launches limited edition Valentine's Day special series

Since 2001, Swiss watch manufacturer Blancpain, a subsidiary of the Swatch Group, has been setting its watch-lovers' hearts ablaze with its annual Valentine's Day limited edition offering, and... Read More

By Tempus | 11 Jan 2021

Wren Kitchens head designer Darren Watts shows us how to update our interior design with these winter trends

With winter upon us, it’s no surprise we tend to retreat indoors and create a safe and cosy haven. The kitchen is the hub of the home, so it’s important that it doesn’t get left out ... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Jan 2021

Nine post-lockdown learning holidays around the world which offer enriching escapism and community immersion

The UK entered its third national lockdown this week, but with vaccines being rolled out across the country and around the world, there is a great deal of hope and a clear demand for enriching, i... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Jan 2021

LVMH completes acquisition of Tiffany & Co.

Luxury group LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE has completed its purchase of iconic US jewellery firm Tiffany & Co. in a deal understood to be worth around $15.8bn ... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Jan 2021

Prada posts operating profit for 2020 after H2 rebound fuelled by China

Italian fashion brand Prada has revealed that it closed 2020 with an operating profit after a strong performance in the second half of the year cancelled out the downturn caused by the ... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Jan 2021

Heartfelt minimalism: Tempus takes an exclusive look inside Amman Villa

For Staffan TollgĂ„rd, former filmmaker turned designer, "heartfelt minimalism" became the tagline for Amman Villa, the home recently completed in collaboration with award-winning Leban... Read More

By Tempus | 06 Jan 2021

Omega updates Speedmaster Moonwatch with Master Chronometer-certified movement

Omega SA has announced that its iconic Speedmaster Moonwatch, which accompanied the Apollo 11 astronauts on the first successful moon landing in 1969, will be upgraded with its fir... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Jan 2021

Bentley posts record sales in 2020 despite industry challenges

Luxury car manufacturer Bentley Motors has this week announced that it saw record sales across 2020, beating out the previous year by two per cent despite significant obstacles posed by the ongoing co... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Jan 2021

7 iconic novels set in must-visit destinations around the world

If not one, but two lockdowns have had a silver lining, it’s that people across the UK are rediscovering the pleasure of reading. According to publishing house Bloomsbury, both print book and co... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Jan 2021

Sail like a super spy: step aboard the luxurious superyachts with gadgets straight out of a Bond film

007 is known for his super-fast modes of transport, from supercars to superyachts – all with the best gadgets at hand. And as holidaymakers turn to superyacht charter to avoid ove... Read More

By Tempus | 01 Jan 2021

This Provence sommelier shares her essential tips to curating your personal wine cellar at home

Aurélie Deharbe is Chef Sommelier at five-star hotel Terre Blanche Hôtel Spa Golf Resort, Provence.  The first thing to do before creating your own wine cellar at home, is ... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Dec 2020

Revitalise your walk-in wardrobe

Our wardrobe is our inner sanctum where we can organise every little detail, from our workwear to our new attire. Every pair of shoes has its own home and there’s a place for each handbag. ... Read More