Design

By Michelle Johnson | 16 Oct 2021

Facing the odds: the history of Bond and Omega

Bond. James Bond. A name synonymous with suave style and fearless action since Dr. No first hit our screens in 1962. This October, the 25th instalment of the world’s longest runni... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 15 Oct 2021

Bond behind the wheel: a look at 007's relationship with Aston Martin

Let’s face it; James Bond wasn’t originally an Aston Martin kind of guy. While Hollywood would have us believe otherwise, 007’s car of choice was, originally, something a little less... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Oct 2021

New American Express Centurion Lounge opens at Heathrow Terminal 3

American Express will today unveil its first Centurion Lounge in Europe at Heathrow Terminal 3, just in time for the reintroduction of travel into our lives following the pandemic.... Read More

By Tempus | 11 Oct 2021

TAG Heuer unveils Ryan Gosling as their new global brand ambassador

Hollywood icon Ryan Gosling has been unveiled by watch manufacturer TAG Heuer as the brand's new global ambassador at a special event in Los Angeles. The Canadian actor told reporters at the ... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Oct 2021

How to tell if your old watch is a hidden fortune

Sadly, there are hundreds of thousands of discarded and neglected watches across the world, and while these old timepieces may not be up-to-date with the latest trends, to say they may have ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Oct 2021

Chopard releases all new Mille Miglia Bamford Edition to celebrate the classic car rally

Haute jewellery and watch brand Chopard has partnered with Bamford Watch Department to create a special limited-edition of its Mille Miglia Classic Chronograph. Limited to just 33 timepieces, the spor... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 06 Oct 2021

Call of the wild

Leading animal conservation charity The Aspinall Foundation has partnered with luxury British men’s resortwear label, LOVE BRAND & Co., to highlight the plight of critically endangered weste... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 04 Oct 2021

The Londoner: a beacon of light for Leicester Square

From the minute you enter The Londoner, Leicester Square’s new super-boutique hotel, you can feel its pulse – “like a heartbeat” remarks a member of staff - and find yourself e... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 30 Sep 2021

Skytrax World Airline Awards 2021: Qatar Airways named world's best airline as Singapore Airlines, ANA also win big

Qatar Airways has been crowned Airline of the Year by the international air transport rating organisation Skytrax, in a ceremony that saw the airline rack up six major awards. The airline, which serve... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Sep 2021

Rolls-Royce announces first-ever fully electric car

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has revealed plans to launch its first-ever fully electric model by the end of 2023, putting in motion the manufacturer’s scheme to phase out all combustion engine product... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 28 Sep 2021

Ahead of the fleet: the Ferretti Group Private Preview 2021

It’s 9am and I am standing in a rather peculiar location. As a guest of the Ferretti Group’s famed private preview event in Monte-Carlo, awash with billionaires, businesspeople and harried... Read More

By Tempus | 27 Sep 2021

Vacherin Constantin launches two new Overseas collection watches

Famed watchmaker Vacheron Constantin has added two new models to its sporty Overseas collection - one chronograph and one dual time - both dubbed “Everest”. These two number... Read More

By Tempus | 24 Sep 2021

Rosie Lillis Communications enlists stars of British jewellery making for Afghanistan women’s charity auction

In light of the catastrophic fall of the Aghan government following the US-led withdrawal of NATO troops from the country, UK PR firm Rosie Lillis Communications has announced the launch of ... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Sep 2021

Queen Marie-Antoinette’s diamonds to go up for sale

Most diamonds come with a story. Some were gifted as a wedding present; others were handed down through generations as a family heirloom; and some carry such an opulent mystique that they symboli... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Sep 2021

Hôtel Madame Rêve to launch in Paris in October

With the announcement that the Louvre's beautiful yet long-neglected post office building in central Paris is set to reopen as a spectacular five-star hotel this October, upcycling never... Read More

By Tempus | 13 Sep 2021

Bucherer launches new BLUE timepieces

Swiss watch retailer Bucherer has announced a series of new additions to its BLUE collection, including collaborations with selected partners to create intriguing new pieces.  Since 201... Read More

By Nicky Morris | 07 Sep 2021

Artistic license

Interior design has continually evolved over the last century, with even the most stately homes becoming an increasing source of comfort, and the place where we can most express our personalities... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 01 Sep 2021

Quest for perfection: sitting down with A Lange & Söhne CEO Wilhelm Schmid

German watchmaker A Lange & Söhne is on a mission to make the perfect timepiece. The evolution of each new expression of the brand’s six “families” – the Lange 1, Zeitwer... Read More