Over the past few years I’ve been lucky to explore the world of horology in varying capacities. As much as I like watches, and the ease of telling the time, I had never been been able to afford the premium let alone luxury watches. I have, however, learnt to appreciate their craftsmanship. I tend to like classic styles of dials and watch faces. I don’t claim to be an expert in any sort of measure, but in the arena of aesthetics, I know what I like and has attractive qualities. One

Orlebar Brown release the newest member of their swim shorts collection, celebrating their tenth anniversary. Named Jack, the shorts continue the Orlebar Brown ethos of lifestyle shorts that can be worn by the pool and at the restaurant, the shorts are tailored for flexibility. Based on the same pattern as their OB Classic shorts and made from ultra-lightweight nylon and weighing in at just 70 grams, this multipurpose short has been created as a more sporting approach to their iconic swim shorts. Following on from the OB Classics Springer, Setter, Bulldog and Dane, the Jack takes

Acqua di Parma’s Colonia Club have some new additions to the range – including an After Shave Lotion and an After Shave Balm. This completes the full set, alongside their shampoo, face emulsion and travel spray. The After Shave Balm has a lightweight, fresh gel texture that absorbs rapidly on contact with the skin. The formula has a high hyaluronic acid content that nourishes the skin, restoring the hydrolipidic film that is partly removed by shaving. Hyaluronic acid effectively calms and soothes skin irritated by shaving, leaving the skin perfectly smooth, fresh and hydrated. The After Shave

Nobis

It’s still cold outside. Don’t let the sunshine fool you. Everyone thinks that after the January sales that’s it, but we’ve been still getting some extreme weather. Storm Doris is an example of that unpredictability. An outerwear specialist brand that has been on my radar for just over a year now has been Nobis from Canada. Being in such harsh weather and environments is what they embrace and hope that you’re up for the challenge. They certainly make garments fit for any weather. Key styles include the Yatesy and Rosco,

I’m a big Formula 1 fan – and despite the not so competitive past seasons, the technical aspects of the sport still fascinates me. For anyone who likes motor racing or not, it is the premier formula that pushes the boundaries of car mechanics and racing skill.   I was thoroughly excited to find Alice Made This had teamed up with McLaren Honda to create a limited edition range of mens accessories inspired by aspects of racing – including such things as the distance between the racing surface and the car’s