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The London Silver Company’s England Rugby Rose Collection

The London Silver Company’s England Rugby Rose Collection

By JAMES HASKELL When it comes to my friends and family, playing for England can create somewhat of a dichotomy… On the one hand, you want them to be proud and supportive – of course you do. But on the other hand, looking up into the stands and seeing your mates dressed in full kit while […]

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New grooming emporium launched

New grooming emporium launched

Men’s grooming has really taken off in recent years and it would be fair to say that the clean shaven look is not always the first choice. We have noticed more and more men wearing beards in London and the trend for styled facial hair seems to be taking off around the country. In fact, […]

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Celebrating the best luxury fragrances

Celebrating the best luxury fragrances

Aspects Beauty recently celebrated 25 years of being beautiful and they are renowned in the fragrance industry for looking after a vast array of luxury fragrances. Their global portfolio includes the likes of Versace, DSquared2, Moschino, Trussardi and they also have an exciting collection of emerging and established niche brands. We have featured many of […]

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Tobacco Oud: The elite scent by Tom Ford

Tobacco Oud: The elite scent by Tom Ford

By JAMES HASKELL Summer is swiftly arriving upon us; the evenings are getting longer, the days warmer and the opportunities to dress up and socialise are becoming ever more regular. Like most people, one of the absolute fundamentals of presenting myself at my best is to make sure that I smell great. It is always […]

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Bespoke Tailoring at Hawes and Curtis

Bespoke Tailoring at Hawes and Curtis

By JAMES HASKELL Back in October I attended the Hawes and Curtis 100 year anniversary party and was subsequently fortunate enough to be introduced to their exciting new tailoring facilities. As someone who possesses a body shape that – when it comes to fashion at least – maybe described as oddly proportioned, I have a […]

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The ‘Year of the Horse’ menu at the Chinese Cricket Club

The ‘Year of the Horse’ menu at the Chinese Cricket Club

By JAMES HASKELL When I was asked to review ‘The Year of the Horse’ special menu at the Chinese Cricket Club in London, I literally had no idea what to expect. This is largely because I don’t instantly put cricket and China together. However, I embraced the opportunity and was joined on the evening by […]

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Editor’s Comment: The excitement of springtime

Editor’s Comment: The excitement of springtime

By LAURA TOOGOOD ¦ Editor & Travel Editor of The Sloaney It has been a cracking start to 2014 for The Sloaney team and our writers have been busy attending premieres, discovering new beauty products, reporting from fashion shows, admiring artwork and exploring exciting holiday destinations. As our regular readers know, I have a particular […]

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The Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Ladies

The Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Ladies

Our columnist James Haskell has advised on the best Valentine’s Day gifts for men, but if you are looking to treat a lucky lady, here’s our pick of special presents for February 14th…. Scrumptious chocolates GODIVA is a favourite with most ladies who have a sweet tooth. The good news is that they have launched […]

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The Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Men

The Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Men

Our columnist, International rugby player James Haskell, provides some shopping inspiration for the perfect Valentine’s Day treats to buy your man… I have a mixed opinion about Valentine’s Day. It seems to be just a very overtly commercial occasion, which puts loads of pressure on men to deliver for their partners. It’s hard enough being […]

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The Sloaney Christmas Wish List: Gifts galore and festive treats

The Sloaney Christmas Wish List: Gifts galore and festive treats

If you are feeling super organised this year, then you have probably already started your Christmas Shopping. Here at The Sloaney HQ, we have been swooning over some wonderful treats for the festive period. Whether it is a perfect present, fun stocking filler or an essential party accessory, we have come across some of the […]

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Hawes and Curtis celebrate 100 years of luxury shirts

By JAMES HASKELL Last Thursday I was invited to the Hawes and Curtis 100th Anniversary Party in Jermyn Street. Known as one of the most prestigious shirt makers in the world, their clothes have been sported by Edward VIII and Cary Grant, no less. So I couldn’t miss this opportunity to check out one of […]

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Male Grooming: Ferrari introduce new fragrance, Leather Essence

By JAMES HASKELL However much I like the smell of a new car, and lots of us do, if I am completely honest I have never wanted to smell like a leather interior! I doubt many of you have ever opened a car and thought, ‘Wow! Now I know what I have been missing out […]

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  The Sloaney: A British view on worldwide luxury     The Sloaney is a luxury publication that features fashion, beauty, travel and lifestyle news. It was founded by the current Editor, Dr. Laura Toogood. The Sloaney has been highlighted as a leading luxury lifestyle publication in British national newspapers including, The Telegraph and The Guardian, high-net-worth […]