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Groomed: Five men’s fragrances that should be on your shopping list


On the hunt for a new fragrance? This is not going to be just any fragrance, this is going to be your signature fragrance, one that you will take with you through life and keep wearing.

I’ve always been a one-fragrance man, but in recent times, and with the …


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Groomed: BioCorrex Über Skin Plus review


It’s remarkable how much punishment our skin takes – form the extrinsic factors of environment like the sun, smoking and repeated muscle movements (think face and smiling) as well the skin’s constant need to repair scratches bruises and other knocks we submit it to daily. Our largest organ is …



Tautz time: Patrick Grant (Classic Dialogues)

In just a few short years at the helm of a Savile Row tailoring establishment, PATRICK GRANT has carved himself a niche as the figurehead for a new approach to suiting. SEB LAW meets him to discuss craftsmanship, the art of bespoke and perfectly-blended whisky.

Patrick Grant is a man …


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We Heart Holly Blakey for Dior

Holly Blakey is our dreamgirl director/choreographer du jour. She’s done everything from Florence to Gucci, and for the recent Dior Poison Club campaign she not only choreographed the uhmazinung main video with Camille Rowe but also did a series of dance tutorials too. Watch the hero and then learn to …


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We Heart: All-Nighters

Versace’s collaboration with NOWNESS for SS17 sees director Ian Derry radically interpret the all-nighters we’ve all been on as a powerful abstract tale of young love. Will they, won’t they? It doesn’t matter, what matters is being in the moment. A love story told through dance. Watch and love.




Actually Good Fashion Films: Petra Collins & Gucci Special

We can’t think of a more perfect match up than Alessandro Michele’s reinvigoration of Gucci and the imagination of super-young It-creative (cre-IT-ive?) Petra Collins. Feast your eyes on the best of the marriage of minds here:

Fall Winter campaign

Spring Summer eyewear



12 Fragrances: Part 3

The final part of 12 Fragrances - our review of the vital smells that have defined the last 100 years. Find Parts One and Two on those links.

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Light Blue / 2001. Designed by Olivier Cresp for Dolce & Gabbana. (P&G)

At this point in Burr’s narrative, …



12 Fragrances: Part 2

12 Fragrances is our review of the vital smells that have defined the last 100 years. Check back each week for a new run down. 

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Drakkar Noir / 1982. Designed by Pierre Wargnye for Guy Laroche, 1982 (L’Óreal)

Dihydromyrcenol first surfaced in the mid Seventies; a cheap, …



12 Fragrances: Part 1

Launched last week, 12 Fragrances is our review of the vital smells that have defined the last 100 years. Check back each week for a new run down.

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Jicky / 1889. Designed by Aimé Guerlain for Guerlain (LVMH)

As with most histories, what’s less important is whether …



What Do I Wear to Bed? 12 Fragrances

The fragrance world is thought of as one of smoke and mirrors, the apogee of advertising and branding. Yet, though right now we’re at the point of maximum bombardment, we want to make the case that scent is not a seasonal afterthought: the artistry and magic of the perfume world