Vintage

By Georgia Peck | 10 Feb 2020

How the sustainability trend is inspiring HNWs to breathe new life into heirloom furniture

In today's technological age, when we're no longer surprised by driverless cars and our speakers are speaking back to us, it's easy to feel like we can't survive without the latest pie... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Dec 2019

Security specialist Valkyrie shares its discreet solution to guarding your classic and high-value vehicles

For any classic car purist, the idea of splicing into wires to clumsily fit modern electronics into vintage and high-value cars is jarring to the conscience. But for those of us worried about the... 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 Rebecca Hopkins | 10 Dec 2019

48-hours in Paris: Tempus explores the Marais arrondissement

“A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty and in the point of life.” The words of Thomas Jefferson felt no truer than on a recent 48-hour autumnal escape, when we were in... Read More

By Tempus | 27 Nov 2019

Kristofer Ruscon, founder of Hatt et Söner, on the champagne house's remarkable history – and unique product

Hatt et Söner champagne has an interesting origin. It was during the 1940s, in the French Alpine town of Annecy, that Joseph Ruscon made his vow to never pass a day of his life without ... Read More

By Sam Bradley | 30 Oct 2019

New Chelsea restaurant The Hunter’s Moon is perfecting the fine art of contrast

Achieving the perfect contrast can be a difficult game to play. Lean too far to one extreme and all sense of balance is lost, but get stuck in the middle and you’ll be bland enough to be forgott... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Sep 2019

CLOSED: Two tickets to Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace

This competition is now closed. The winner has been contacted and will be announced soon.    Tempus is delighted to offer complimentary tickets to the Concours of Elegance to one l... Read More

21 Aug 2019

These are the interior design trends that are predicted to last all year round

Our approach to interior design is a great deal different to how it was just a few years ago. Thanks to the data provided by image-sharing sites like Pinterest, we’re able to form a more ac... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 16 Aug 2019

Moritz Grossmann is reinventing the art of German watchmaking

The birthplace of German watchmaking is not in a major city, as you might expect, but instead a small town an hour’s drive outside Dresden, nestled in the countryside not far from the Czech bord... Read More

By Cheryl Markosky | 01 Aug 2019

Park life: make a statement with these supercar garages

As befits the former head of the McLaren Formula One Ron Dennis is building something definitively 21st-century beneath his Wentworth Estate mansion – an extensive subterranean garage with a rev... Read More

12 Jul 2019

These are the luxury car choices for the most wealthy

A car is never just a car; for high net worth individuals, it's everything from a status symbol to a style icon and embodiment of the lives we lead. The vehicles we drive say something about us &n... 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 | 18 Jun 2019

How Breitling's aviation legacy is helping its new timepieces take flight

There are few Swiss watch brands so closely tied to the skies as Breitling. The high-end watch brand was founded by Léon Breitling in 1884, focusing on the creation of simplified chronographs t... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 26 Apr 2019

A castle estate turned luxury hotel, Glenapp offers a country escape on the Scottish coast

You won't find any road signs for Glenapp Castle on Scotland's rugged Ayrshire coastline. This may at first seem like an oversight but is, in fact, quite deliberate. Perched at the top of a lo... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 01 Mar 2019

Tempus explores a fresh taste of Italy with Franco's new vegan menu

Franco’s London has, for many a year, been famed as the West End's home away from home for the finest Italian food. Set in a sumptuous, yet familiar, St James setting, large bowls of seafood... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Dec 2018

Whisky expert Sukhinder Singh tells us which rare spirits we should be investing in this festive season

When it comes to collecting old and rare whiskies, Sukhinder Singh's expertise was so sought after by whisky enthusiasts that he and his brother launched The Whisky Exchange and Speciali... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 24 Oct 2018

Nicole Kidman on the power of timekeeping

Nicole Kidman is a busy woman. In between winning Oscars and Bafta Awards for her work as an actress, she’s a mother-of-four, a devoted philanthropist, an ambassador for various causes and a pro... Read More

By Rose Adams | 24 Aug 2018

The weekend: your ultimate guide to the summer bank holiday weekend

In honour of the summer bank holiday, we've collated a bumper selection of London's best food, drink and arts events guaranteed to delight. For gastronomes in pursuit of culinary exc... Read More

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