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By Juliet Herd | 10 Apr 2021

Hair we go again: the best hair and beauty salons to visit as the UK exits full lockdown

One thing we can probably all agree on as life begins to return to some kind of normality is that most of us are in dire need of hair and beauty maintenance – haircuts being top of the list, if ... Read More

By Tempus | 26 Mar 2021

PrivateFly: the private jet broker pioneering Bitcoin integration

PrivateFly, a private jet charter broker, has revealed that more than one in ten of all its private jet flights were paid for in Bitcoin last month, representing 19% of its sales. The p... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 20 Mar 2021

Making an impact: from social responsibility to ESG investment

At the end of January, BlackRock’s Larry Fink delivered his annual letter to the world’s CEOs and investors. In it, he issued a stark reminder that we ignore our fragility as a species at ... Read More

By Lauren O'Neill | 01 Mar 2021

Eager to embrace the maximalism trend without risking kitsch? The key is in the fabric

Our home has long been the place we turn to for comfort – it is where the heart is, after all – and it is fair to say that it has never played a more vital role than it has in the pas... Read More

28 Feb 2021

How to boost your business with forex trading

While business confidence may have declined by three points to -7% in the New Year, sentiment in the commercial world has since risen on the back of a relatively vaccine rollout on these shores. ... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 26 Feb 2021

Dreaming in colour: Dame Zandra Rhodes talks about her latest collaboration with Savoir – and finally finding the time for a good night’s sleep

Renowned British textile and fashion designer Dame Zandra Rhodes is no stranger to royalty or the rich and famous. Appointed her DBE by the Queen in 2014, Rhodes’ diverse clientele has included ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 17 Feb 2021

Spending power: How Henry – High Earners, Not Rich Yet – became the name to watch

Henry turns 30 in 2021, give or take a few years. They have a job that reflects their high level of education – think lawyer, banker, entrepreneur – and pays somewhere between £100,0... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 16 Feb 2021

London’s foremost vintage watch specialists tell us why timeless timepieces have seen a revival

A new passion for pre-owned and vintage watches has recently emerged among enthusiasts and collectors alike. Not only do collectors relish rare vintage pieces, perfect for handing down as heirlooms, b... Read More

14 Feb 2021

How to create a luxury home spa in lockdown

Winter is still here and the UK is stuck in lockdown. So now, more than ever, it’s important to take the time to look after yourself. You could think about creating a home spa experience. This w... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Feb 2021

Art market performance 2020

Despite the challenges and hardships of the past year, 2020 has arguably been one of the most dynamic and transformational years for the art market. Social distancing requirements have driven gallerie... Read More

30 Jan 2021

Luxury private number plates: how much can they cost?

In 2008, businessman Saeed Abdul Ghafour Khouri paid the equivalent of $14.3 million (USD) for a number plate with the single-digit “1”. However, private number plates do not have to cost ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 18 Jan 2021

The ESSENCE of luxury living: Lucas Bitencourt tells us about his service model for ultra-high net worth clients

Lucas Bitencourt has the world at his fingertips. In his line of work it's a necessity – he is the managing partner of ESSENCE, which caters to the personal and business affairs of 40 b... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 16 Jan 2021

Steve Buck, MD of Barbour, says online shopping should be as special and personalised for customers as the in-store experience

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... 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 Michelle Johnson | 31 Dec 2020

Why rare whiskies and ghost distilleries are worth their weight in gold

In the world of investment, whisky is an asset that is worth far more than its potential return. In fact, its popularity among collectors is experiencing an all-time boom, topping the K... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Dec 2020

Red Eight Gallery on why the art world needs to support rising stars as we look towards a post-Covid-19 world

Despite a tumultuous year for the art world, over the past 12 months Red Eight Gallery has cemented its position as London’s fastest-growing gallery and is about to open a stunning new... Read More

By Alberto Reina | 13 Dec 2020

Lowering the maintenance costs of your luxury villa

Lower the Maintenance Cost of Your Luxury Villa In order to be wealthy and successful, it’s not enough simply to make money. One also needs to be able to sustain and grow that money. Which, in a... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 09 Nov 2020

A taste of glamour: Venice International Film Festival

Where better to fall in love than Venice? A city famous for its romance, built on a lagoon in the Adriatic Sea; at once solid and liquid, air and stone, yet constantly permeating the utmost elegance a... Read More