The House

27 Aug 2019

Four European destinations that will still delight your inner historian

For a history buff, there is no continent quite as diverse and full of wonder as Europe. Known quite literally as 'The Old Continent', ours is a continent that has seen the rise and fall ... Read More

By Oli Ross | 05 Aug 2019

Elegance and eccentricity combine at Bob Bob Cité

Upon entering Bob Bob Ricard's new City-based establishment, Bob Bob Cité, you get pleasantly smacked in the face with an icy blast of new age Art Deco elegance, a mix of garish acrylics an... Read More

By Tempus | 30 Jul 2019

Bentley Flying Spur First Edition raises €700,000 for the Elton John AIDS Foundation

Bentley Motors auctioned a brand new Flying Spur First Edition at Sir Elton John's Midsummer Gala on 25 July, raising €700,000 for the singer's Elton John AIDS Foundation. An anonymous bi... Read More

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

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