Around St James's

Feel-Good Factor

North Mayfair is fast becoming one of the capital’s hottest dining spots offering everything from fresh pasta to artfully plated brunch and chic cocktails.

Reading refuges

Retreat to a quiet reading refuge this World Book Day and indulge in some of Britain’s finest books at stores and libraries on your doorstep.

Golden wonder

Enjoy the sheer opulence of Dubai’s landmark Burj Al Arab, often voted the most luxurious hotel in the world and a “seven-star” wonder.

Home is where the Hart is

PNC Menon of Sobha Realty talks about why Dubai is the place to buy and how Mayfair helped inspire his new Dubai development Sobha Hartland.

Dar Alebda Group

An investment opportunity in the Ellington Group’s latest project – Wilton Park Residences in Dubai.

Human touch

Discover how Jeremy Hackett rose from school drop-out to head of global menswear brand Hackett which has just opened a flagship store on Savile Row.

Always the groom

There’s a boom in male grooming and new ranges of bathroom products for men thanks to fresh lifestyle trends among younger generations.

Picasso: the legend

Picasso’s granddaughter the art historian Diana Widmaier-Picasso talks about growing up with his paintings decorating her home, and her new book about him.

Tickled pink

With a new leader and its English attention to detail, Pink Shirtmaker, in Jermyn Street, has been brought bang up to date.

Well suited

Mayfair-based Kathryn Sargent is the world’s only female master tailor. She makes bespoke suits for men and women, and even white wedding suits for brides.

A class act

From carbon-neutral flying to boosting your brain power, here are some of the latest developments in high-end business travel.