The Queen

By Michelle Johnson | 17 Sep 2019

Kelly Hoppen shares why she's living on the Edge with her cruise ship designs

Known as the queen of taupe, it’s hard to believe that interior design icon Kelly Hoppen did not, in fact, invent the neutral palette. Her penchant for calm tones paired with lush fabrics has ep... Read More

By Farzana Ali | 02 Sep 2019

The UK's finest fragrance houses reveal why the artisanal approach rules

The rules are out. As mass-produced fragrances continue to hit a sour note with discerning perfume wearers, the move towards prestige and niche fragrances continues to rise. And as more of us continue... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Jun 2019

Ralph Lauren receives honorary knighthood at Buckingham Palace

American fashion designer and entrepreneur Ralph Lauren has been awarded an Honorary Knighthood (KBE) at Buckingham Palace for his Services to Fashion. The designer received his KBE at a private ... Read More

By Aleksandra Szymanska | 16 Apr 2019

Future perfect: The Future Laboratory's Aleksandra Szymanska unveils the trends transforming the luxury industry

The first and most important trend, in The Future Laboratory's opinion, is the changing attitudes of luxury consumers. Today, the dynamic among this society’s wealthiest is evolving &nd... Read More

By Tempus | 14 Mar 2019

Sahar Millinery founder brings a wild side to creative hat design as she prepares for Ascot

Sahar Millinery founder Sahar Freemantle is well known for her unique hat designs, pushing the boundaries of shapes, materials and themes to tell an imaginative story with each headpiece. Wearing her ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 16 Oct 2018

Column: Quaglino's executive head chef Nuno Gonçalves on why restaurants must embrace the rise of veganism

Nuno Gonçalves is executive head chef of Mayfair restaurant Quaglino's – famed for being one of the Queen's favourite London restaurants. Gonçalves previously worked in the... Read More

By Rose Adams | 27 Sep 2018

The queen of green: How Artist Jeweller Ute Decker is spearheading the fight for sustainable jewellery

Chopard and Fabergé may have pledged their commitment to sustainable jewellery earlier this year with the world’s first laser-inscribed emerald with traceability information including Gem... 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 Michelle Johnson | 19 Jun 2018

Pragnell managing director Charlie Pragnell on why Patek Philippe is standing the test of time

Jewellery and watch boutique Pragnell certainly has the Midas touch when it comes to prestige timepieces. The Stratford-upon-Avon-based retailer, founded in 1947 by Queen Mary's jeweller George Pr... Read More

By Rose Adams | 19 Jun 2018

Royal Ascot: discover the world's most prestigious horse racing event by numbers

The countdown to Royal Ascot, one of the most exciting summer events within the British sporting and social calendar is officially on as the Ascot Racecourse gets ready to open its... Read More

By Rose Adams | 14 Jun 2018

Christian Louboutin wins landmark case to trademark red sole

Acclaimed French shoe designer Christian Louboutin has won a long-running legal battle within The Court of Justice of the European Union to trademark his distinctive red ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 08 Jun 2018

The Weekend: Tempus brings you the best culture and culinary pop ups the city has to offer

This weekend, the spotlight is on quintessential British tradition as annual spectacle Trooping the Colour parades into the regal grounds of Buckingham Palace in honour of the Queen’s birthday. ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 01 Jun 2018

The Weekend: Tempus brings you a luxe selection of culture and cuisine

Following the success of our Tempus Earth Gala at The Dorchester on Thursday 31 May, which raised £100,000 for wildlife conservation charity WWF, we’re looking ahead to an e... Read More

By Rose Adams | 18 May 2018

The weekend: Celebrate the royal wedding with art and entertainment fit for royalty

The wedding of the year is finally upon us so dig out your best hats and prepare to party as we witness happy couple Prince Harry and Meghan Markle exchange vows at the historical grounds of... Read More

By Rose Adams | 17 May 2018

Royal Windsor Horse Show celebrates another memorable year

The UK’s largest outdoor horse event, Royal Windsor Horse Show is renowned as being one of the most prestigious affairs in the equestrian calendar and this year was no different, with ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 16 May 2018

Royal Salute offers a taste of its $10,000 Royal Wedding tribute for Prince Harry and Meghan

A handful of journalists is gathered at the Rosewood London, hosted by the Duke of Argyll, to sample Royal Salute's newest, and perhaps most impressive, whisky to date. At the point of Tempus... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 15 May 2018

Recreate Harry and Meghan's Caribbean wedding experience at the Round Hill Jamaica

Prince Harry is set to tie the knot with former Suits star Meghan Markle on Saturday 19 May at the historic Windsor Castle, but could the newly-minted royal couple be jetting to Jamaica to r... Read More

By Mark C. O’Flaherty | 12 Apr 2018

These are the British artisans behind the world's biggest fashion labels

Many of Britain’s most elite artisans and heritage manufacturers have weathered the global hurricane of fast fashion. From the textiles of Johnston’s of Elgin that weave Hermés blan... Read More

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