Horsing Around: Stables and Livery Services in London

  When you think of horses you imagine countryside, fields that stretch on forever, but what happens if you enjoy horse riding but live in the city? Thankfully there are a wealth of stables and Livery services available for you; so we’ve done some digging and found the best places in and around London to keep your horses.   Mote End Farm and Livery Stables: Nan Clarks Lane, Mill Hill, London, NW7 4HH More End looks like a postcard picture of the countryside but it is only 10 miles north of Oxford Street and Marble Arch – but you are

Formula 1: Amber Lounge Abu Dhabi

Formula 1: Amber Lounge Abu Dhabi Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th November 2012, The Links Golf Club, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi When boasting that the luxury and uniqueness of the circuit at Yas Marinas mirrors that of Amber Lounge Abu Dhabi, you can’t really disappoint. Not that Amber Lounge ever do; they’ve been known as F1’s ‘best kept secret’ and they have it all – location, scenery, cuisine – meaning they continually provide the perfect Formula 1 parties. The Links Golf Club on Yas Island provides a stunning venue with a floating water terrace overlooking the Arabian Gulf, so dining

Claridges Hotel

    With a lengthy history as one of London’s grandest hotels and long-standing connections to royalty, Claridge’s is surely the last word in luxury. Settled in the heart of Mayfair since the opulent days of the Prince Regent, the aristocratic location boasts a range of elegant boutiques, designer stores and luxury brands like Fortnum and Mason, not to mention all the spectacular wining and dining hotspots only a short walk away. The imposing surroundings then open out into London’s magnificent parks, with the intimate walks and shady spots of Green Park and St James’ Park. This sumptuous retreat has

Madeleine St Clair

  It’s a fact universally recognised that a woman needs a handbag, and one just won’t do. Outfits don’t feel complete without a clutch on the side and we feel slightly naked without the security of a handbag on our arm. With the mission statement to ‘design handbags and accessories that stand the test of time’. Daughter of the iconic Lorraine St Clair, Madeleine is a handbag designer with a twist. Starting her career with her successful the business Angel House, Madeleine travelled the globe sourcing rare and beautiful buttons, trims and braids to sell to the Australian fashion industry.


  A single shot of floor-sweeping color is the perfect way to make an impact. A maxi dress is a sensational way to work this look. This statement style demands bold accessories- Don’t hold back. Let loose your inner Da Vinci and create a picture no one will forget in a hurry, using your dress as a starting canvas. You may be tempted to wear impact shoes, but remember these will be only be seen when you’re seated (if your maxi dress is the right length that is…), so focus on the accessories. Like the master himself, be experimental, inventive,