At the time I reviewed the gorgeous Jura X Trakke waxed cotton backpack, the team at Jura asked if I’d be interested in reviewing the limited edition 2016 Jura Tastival [ … ]
Trakke are making rugged yet beautiful handmade bags and accessories in Glasgow, Scotland and mark my words, if the limited edition Jura X Trakke is anything to go by, they [ … ]
The great Father’s day gift ideas of beer and socks have been the cornerstone of many our shopping list when hunting for that special something for dad. Much like a dozen red roses or a box of chocolates on Valentine’s day, beer and socks are traditional.
The modern gentleman can get so much by convenient subscription, but have you heard that YoCo Club’s going to be offering fine Whisky delivered to your door every month? Yesterday YoCo Club launched their campaign on the crowd funding site www.indiegogo.com/yoco-club and I for one am signing up straight away!
Every modern gentleman enjoys a glass of wine from time to time, but being able to drink wine and being able to really appreciate wine are two very different things. For those of you who like me, want to really want to be better equipped when talking about, selecting, pairing with food or simply enjoying wine, you might want to take a dedicated wine course. I did at Loki Wine, situated in the fantastic Great Western Arcade in Birmingham.
Times change, fashions change, but things such as manners and etiquette are as important as ever for the modern gentlemen. Some points may seem obvious and yet many rules are broken surprisingly frequently (such as the bread plate rule), so here’s a quick reminder of a few.
Looking for a special gift to really impress? Anyone can give a bottle of wine, but those in the know will go to Alexander & James for the premium gentleman’s [ … ]
Michelin Stars As a modern gentleman, you should understand the significance of the Michelin star rating for restaurants. The Michelin red guide is the oldest and most prestigious hotel and [ … ]