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Around Mayfair

Darroze Gold

As the only woman in Mayfair to have ever received three Michelin stars, The Connaught’s Hélène Darroze hopes to encourage more women into the world of gastronomy

The Bridgerton Effect

Mayfair provided much of the inspiration for the Netflix blockbuster Bridgerton, which has, in turn, sparked a revival of the Regency lifestyle

A nation of pop-keepers?

With the prospect of unheard of levels of store vacancies when London emerges from the current lockdown – can pop-ups and flexible space fill in the blanks?

Brand values

With more flexible working practices seen as a result of the pandemic, and wealthy individuals seeking to buy into the quality and high levels of service associated with high-end luxury brands, we look at what’s available.

The Officer

The Officer is a collection of chandeliers designed to bring the ultimate piece of jewellery into a home, says brand ambassador Victoria Christian

A decade of diversity

Gazelli Art House has become a fixture of Mayfair’s art scene. Reyhaan Day speaks to founder Mila Askarova about the gallery’s journey so far

Princely tales

Behind the iron will, rumoured liaisons and infamous gaffes, who is the real Prince Philip? Ingrid Seward’s new book puts the record straight

Desert Island Books

Furniture maker and honorary chairman of Christie’s, the Earl of Snowdon loves a historical book or a good biography

The great escape

Last year saw a growing trend for country living, with the pandemic proving a catalyst for many wealthy Londoners

Leaves of gold

Investors have had a rough ride over the past year due to uncertainty caused by the Coronavirus pandemic, but there’s one market that has been quietly bucking the trend – that of rare books and manuscripts

Period drama

This boutique hotel with interiors on the right side of kitsch is creating a buzz, so be sure to book your visit soon

Family fun

Looking forward to spending time with the family? The Four Seasons Hampshire is the perfect choice