This week is the most popular time for the office party during the festive season. So, before you put on your reindeer antlers, Christmas jumper and sip that first glass of something sparkling, make sure to take a look at our do's and don'ts that will
When it comes to greeting cards in the UK, it seems we simply cannot get enough. Last year the market in the UK was valued at a whopping £1.7bn. And with a large majority of those cards being described as 'vulgar', we ask: does the
The mere thought of hosting a party at home is enough to make most people lose their nerve, never mind a Bonfire Night one that includes fireworks, children, pets and mulled wine!
Fret not, however. Taking inspiration from our Guide to Entertaining Etiquette, we've put together five
In a week where the 'b' word, yes Brexit, has dominated the news, we thought we'd turn our attention to the other 'b' word: (the royal baby) which stole headlines on Monday and added a ray of light to an otherwise gloomy autumnal sky.
Do you know how to order wine to match specific foods? Or do you dread the moment you're passed the wine list when taking clients out for dinner?
Many people do, but by learning a few keys regions, grape varieties and food matches, you can keep
Celebrate in style this Whiskey Sour Day with our whiskey sour recipe! Combining the perfect amount of whiskey, citrus and sweetness, whiskey sours are great any time of year.
Taking inspiration from our Guide for the Modern Gentleman and our own recipe books, we have also
Do you know how to switch off on holiday? The days leading up to a holiday can be stressful, with handovers at work to complete, decisions on what to pack and airport transfers to arrange. A recent study found that the average Briton worries for up
As technology continues to become ever-present in our lives -- with wearable tech, voice-activated assistants and, of course, the smart phone -- one word that has recently found its way into the dictionary is: ‘phubbing’
Described as: ‘avoiding someone with whom you don’t want to interact
As the mercury continues to rise in the UK, there have been reports of roads melting and, of course, tempers flaring. The heat can make life miserable and some people will undoubtedly lose their cool and take their frustrations out on others. Taking inspiration from our
With the World Cup firmly upon us, most England supporters will be well aware that, as the tournament enters the knockout stages, the chances of games being won on penalties rises exponentially. Even with Germany out, given our track record, the English have good reason