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Zero Harm & Sustainable Luxury

Zero Harm & Sustainable Luxury: Can That Which is Freely Available Still Be Luxurious? What is Luxury? Luxury is hard to define – certainly, if you ask three different people, you’ll probably get five different answers.  This isn’t helped by the fact that the definition is changing every day –[…]

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Restaurant Review: Yauatcha City

Yauatcha City  – The Worst Restaurant I Have Ever Visited I had really high hopes for Yauatcha City. I had pretty extensively researched restaurants in The City, and even pulled in some recommendations from people who really should know.  I felt there was a lot riding on getting it right –[…]

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What You Should Be Drinking: The Sidecar

The Sidecar Cognacs are not generally what most people picture as cocktail ingredients – usually the image is of a cigar-chomping man in a smoky members’ club with a slug of booze in a brandy balloon, or of stars of music videos sipping Hennessy on ice.  Have faith, this is[…]

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Signature Scents: Penhaligon's Endymion & Voyage d'Hermes

Penhaligon’s Endymion & Voyage d’Hermes

Signature Scents: Penhaligon’s Endymion & Voyage d’Hermes Penhaligon’s Endymion I have struggled in the past to find a fragrance that I can wear every day, without getting a bit tired of it – you can all rejoice, for that struggle is over. I’m sure you can all get a good night’s sleep now. Said[…]

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