The House

By Floyd Woodrow | 10 Jun 2019

Column: From SAS success to empowering British schoolchildren, Floyd Woodrow shares why great leadership is all about values

Floyd Woodrow MBE DCM is a leadership specialist, author and entrepreneur. Woodrow’s early career was as a soldier in the Parachute Regiment before joining the Special Air Service at the age of ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 05 Jun 2019

Compass For Life Foundation for children launches at the House of Commons

The Compass For Life Foundation was launched at a high-profile lunch event hosted by founder Floyd Woodrow MBE DCM and Richard Harrington MP at the House of Commons on 4 June 2019. The lunch even... Read More

By Mark C O'Flaherty | 16 Apr 2019

Henry Poole & Co's Simon Cundey tells Tempus why Savile Row is so well suited for his historic family-run tailors

In a world of mass consumerism, multi-generational artisans in Mayfair are keeping the crafts of their ancestors alive. Away from the high gloss of the corporate-owned window displays, with all their ... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 06 Sep 2018

Find peace in this adults-only escape in Barbados

Picture the scene. The sun is shining, you’re relaxing on the beach, cocktail in hand. There’s silence except for the occasional chirp of a tree frog or a wave lapping on the sandy shore a... Read More

By Cheryl Markosky | 30 Aug 2018

Live guilt-free in a luxury eco-friendly second home

Ultra high-net-worth individuals desire private existences in exclusive places but, increasingly, they’re discovering creative ways to keep their eco-footprints light while s... Read More

By Rose Adams | 29 Aug 2018

Dior to unveil new pieces in exclusive Harrods boutique

French fashion house Dior has announced it is to open a permanent new watch and jewellery boutique in London department store Harrods next month. The boutique will showcase fine accessory designs... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Aug 2018

Travel back in time with a picture-perfect stay in poet Sir Walter Scott's 'Romantic' manor home

A leading figure of Romanticism and known for founding the historical novel genre, Scottish writer Sir Walter Scott was credited – and criticised – for popularising tartan, saving the Scot... Read More

By Rose Adams | 14 Aug 2018

V&A Museum to host the UK’s biggest ever Christian Dior exhibition next year

London’s Victoria & Albert Museum has announced it is to present the largest – and most expensive – exhibition on French couture label Christian Dior ever hosted in the UK, ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 26 Jun 2018

Breguet celebrates Tourbillon Day

Luxury timepiece manufacturer Breguet is today celebrating 217 years since Abraham-Louis Breguet patented the ground-breaking invention of the Tourbillon – an unparalleled contribution to t... Read More

By Rose Adams | 11 Jun 2018

Gucci reveals sustainable plans to bring craftsmanship in-house

Luxury Italian fashion house Gucci has announced it is to follow in the footsteps of British and French rivals Burberry and Louis Vuitton by bringing more of its manufacturing in-house, in a bid to ke... Read More

By Rose Adams | 26 Apr 2018

Selfridges introduces Radical Luxury with new cinematic short

One of London’s most famous department stores, Selfridges, is making the leap from store to cinema on Friday 27 April showcasing an exciting short film titled Radical Luxury, which aims to ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 16 Apr 2018

Maldives PlayPen is glamorously grown-up playground

Luxury hideaway company Huvafen Fushi has announced the latest addition to its vacation portfolio – The PlayPen, situated in the Malé Atoll in the Maldives. The Grand Beach... Read More

By Rose Adams | 09 Apr 2018

The luxury fashion shake up: Berluti, Burberry and Givenchy lead the runway revamp

Following the surprising announcement that fashion designer Kris Van Assche is to leave the helm of Dior Homme to pursue the new role of Artistic Director over at Berluti, it's ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 04 Apr 2018

The best seats in the house: Royal Albert Hall box goes on sale for £3million

If you’re an avid fan of theatre and music, then pay attention because the best views of the world's most prestigious concert hall stage could now be yours for a cool &po... Read More

By Rose Adams | 12 Mar 2018

French fashion icon Hubert de Givenchy has died aged 91

Iconic French fashion designer Hubert de Givenchy has died aged 91. The Givenchy founder's partner Phillippe Venet, a fellow haute couture designer, announced the news on Monday 12 March. &qu... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Mar 2018

Fine jewellery expert Francois Graff on combining flawless gems and watchmaking mechanics at Baselworld

As the annual Baselworld watch fair approaches, the list of incredible exhibitors and most innovative minds within haute horology premiering at the event grows ever longer - and more exciting. Among t... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 15 Feb 2018

Fabergé releases limited edition locket to celebrate Chinese New Year

Best known for their iconic jewel-encrusted eggs, jewellery house Fabergé has never shied away from approaching their extravagant pieces with a pinch of fun and whimsy. And their latest locket ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Feb 2018

Think pink for romance: Tempus explores the latest Champagne trends

As director of the Champagne Bureau UK, Françoise Peretti knows her fizz - and how best to drink it. The Champagne wine region has long been synonymous with our favourite brands of sparkling wi... Read More

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