Shopping

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

08 Jan 2021

Chic in Chicago: the best places to shop in the Windy City

Chicago is famous for its Chicago-style hot dogs, Chicago-style deep-dish pizza, jazz music, and 1920s gangsters. There’s also plenty to do, like visiting Millennium Park and the Willis Tower (c... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Dec 2020

Our pick of the top Christmas hampers to impress your guests this season

Christmas is one of the most joyful times of the year, and also one of the rare occasions where you can overindulge without a shred of misplaced guilt. A hamper is the perfect present and a gift that ... Read More

By Darren Roiser | 09 Nov 2020

KWM managing partner Darren Roiser reveals his key ingredients to creating better business through crisis

When the European arm of international law firm King & Wood Mallesons’ (KWM) filed for administration in January 2017, observers followed an unfolding saga as the UK experienced its largest ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 06 Nov 2020

Panerai CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué talks challenges, innovation and why it’s time to make a difference

As luxury watchmakers go, Italian-Swiss brand Panerai is still seen as something of a new kid on the block. Although Panerai was founded in Florence in 1860 by Giovanni Panerai – his shop on the... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 28 Sep 2020

We travel to South Africa’s Brookdale Estate to discover one of the most exclusive and abundant wine estates in the world

  The harvest is in full swing at Brookdale Estate private vineyard at the foothills of the Klein Drakenstein Mountains in South Africa’s lush Paarl Valley. There’s a sense ... Read More

By Tempus | 31 Aug 2020

Spotlight on White City: how this London suburb became a trendy oasis for young entrepreneurs

Of all of London’s suburbs, White City is possibly one of the most vibrant hubs for those seeking a day trip that seamlessly combines traditional charm with a trendy edge. For those visiting the... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 20 Jul 2020

Get ready for Japan’s ski season with these three top resorts

Though the 2019/2020 winter season ended abruptly in the middle of March, there is hope for the future as next year’s ski season is set to be one of the best. Global tourism is beginning to reco... Read More

By Tempus | 19 May 2020

This antiques expert shares her tips on finding rare and vintage pieces for classic interior style

Holly Johnson Antiques has been supplying valuable antiques to her high-profile clients in the UK and America – including the likes of Oprah Winfrey, Janet Jackson, chef... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 11 May 2020

These high-end suppliers are brightening up our homes – and pantries – during lockdown

Although the UK may be entering a more relaxed stage in the lockdown process against the Covid-19 pandemic, for many, our homes will still be the heart of our day-to-day lives for the foreseeable... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Apr 2020

Scents of serenity: the luxury fragrances guaranteed to brighten any mood

There’s something about a favourite perfume or cologne that ignites the happiest memories; reminds us of elegant evenings out, a loved one’s signature scent, or just being ready to ta... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 11 Mar 2020

Can Malaysia’s contemporary luxury hotels live up to perfect memories of the nation’s historic hospitality?

Malaysia is a place I have always held close to my heart; the fond memories I have of a month spent in the country many moons ago are ones I have romanticised endlessly, that have shaped my life signi... Read More

By Sofia Gymer | 20 Dec 2019

A very merry Christmas: a short guide to wine-pairing this yuletide

After a whole year of being oh-so-good, the month of December is decidedly for unabashed decadence. ‘Tis the season to swap yoga for yule-logs, Pilates for parties, spin for shopping, presents a... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Dec 2019

Christmas gift guide: Tempus' guide to the best festive stocking fillers to round up your loved one's wish list

From rare tipples to exclusive experiences, Tempus' gift guide brings together the most interesting products available to buy now. Read on for the perfect stocking fillers to finalise your festive... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 02 Sep 2019

Step inside Mandarin Oriental's first European standalone residence

Longing for an apartment that offers the familiar luxury of a prestige hospitality brand but without feeling like you’re staying in an actual hotel? A new branded residence development in one of... Read More

By Rose Adams | 04 Jul 2019

How Palm Beach is boosting Florida’s luxury tourism market

If you’re planning a trip to Florida for your next escape – and with it's tropical climate and abundance of beautiful beaches why wouldn't you? – forget popula... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 05 Apr 2019

As the V&A launches its landmark Mary Quant exhibition, we find out how the designer became the face of a generation

Dame Mary Quant is synonymous with the Swinging 60s. Credited with popularising the miniskirt and inventing hotpants, the British designer was also the first to use PVC fabrics for her ‘wet look... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Feb 2019

Column: Positive Luxury CEO Diana Verde Nieto on the butterfly effect of responsible shopping

Diana Verde Nieto is CEO of Positive Luxury, a digital experience platform bringing together mindful luxury brands, curated through the Butterfly Mark. We’ve all heard so much about Millennials ... Read More