THE SPRING HOTLIST

City Living, Fashion, Shop

Posted on March 7, 2019

Time to welcome a new season. Here’s a little bit of everything we’re loving, from sleek kitchen furniture to hydrating lip balms – get your hands on the most coveted fashion and interiors with the help of our Spring Hotlist

 


TANGERINE DREAM
Casual trousers, £270, Emporio Armani

Wave goodbye to chunky knits and hello to bold, summery shades. Up your workwear game this season with a pair of statement tailored trousers, perfectly matched with a crisp white shirt and brogues – proving that you can be both cool and professional.


RAIN RAIN GO AWAY
Rains Jacket, £75, Burrows and Hare

Getting caught in the rain never looked so good. Inspired by classic rainwear, this lightweight jacket is both practical and stylish in a seasonal pastel hue.


MELLOW YELLOW
Free people dress, £110, Harvey Nichols

Ease yourself into the warmer months in this floaty and feminine Free People dress, perfect under a denim jacket or layered with a lightweight jumper for a bit of extra warmth.


TAKE A SEAT
Kooper 2 Seater Sofa, £499

A fine combination of blush pink velvet, brass accents and a quirky shape makes this Kooper sofa the ideal spring addition to your home.



STAPLE SOLES
Sanders Hi-top Chukka Boot, £199, English Brands

Whether you’re pairing with jeans and a jumper or relaxed fit trousers and a tee, these comfortable suede Sanders boots are an all-rounder. With a full leather lining, they’re a smart casual staple.


ADDED TOUCHES
Dimple Vase, £35, Heal’s

Available in four bold colours, mix and match these Heal’s Dimple vases for a fun addition to your mantelpiece.


INTO THE WOODS
Basel Side Table, £329, BoConcept

Wooden furniture is both durable and timeless. Combine the Basel Side Table with similarly deep earthy tones of green, brown and black to emphasise the natural elements of your interior.


LIGHT AND BRIGHT
Crewneck, £350, Gieves and Hawkes

New to Gieves and Hawkes for Spring Summer 2019, this luxurious fine cotton and silk crewneck will add a pop of colour to any look. Wear alone with smart trousers or add a coat or blazer to complement your formal attire.


SLEEK DESIGN
Saint Tropez Stool, £250.50, Calligaris

This sleek Calligaris stool can be customised to suit your kitchen decor, simply choose from an array of colours and styles. 



SMOOTH CRIMINAL
Intensive Moisture Mask, £22, Nicky Clarke

Give your hair the TLC it deserves with the Nicky Clarke Intensive Moisture Mask, which has been formulated with Moringa Oil and Vitamin E to leave you with smooth, shiny and healthy hair.


SPORTY SPICE
Chunky Mixed Textile Trainers, £115, Tommy Hilfiger

Designed in the iconic Tommy Hilfiger colours, these breathable mesh detail trainers are perfect for everyday wear, especially if you’re always on the go.


THE MODERN WOMAN
Women’s Pastel Green Leather Shirt Dress, £1,795, Paul Smith

Made from 100% leather, this gorgeous pastel dress is elegant, flattering and super on-trend. Add heeled boots and a clutch for an evening look, and if you’re dressing down simply pair with white trainers and a crossbody bag.


OFF-DUTY
Zip-neck sweater, £149, Boss

Who said sportswear had to be for sports? Nail the athleisure trend in this zip-neck knitted sweater with red piping, which is structured rather than slouchy, allowing you to feel comfortable on those chilled off-duty days.


KEEP IT CURLY
Label.m Curl Define Souffle, £15.75, Toni & Guy Essensuals

Lock in glossy waves and curls with this nourishing hair soufflé, packed with moisturising ingredients to improve the overall texture of the hair without weighing it down.


PUCKER UP
Flint + Flint Lip Hero, £15

As the sun begins to make an appearance, replenish dry lips and stimulate collagen with the Flint + Flint Lip Hero, just throw it in your bag and apply it wherever and whenever.

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VALENTINES DAY GUIDE: WHAT TO BUY AND WHERE TO GO

City Living, Fashion, Shop

Posted on March 7, 2019 by Mailbox Blog

Still in need of plans for Valentine’s Day? Look no further. Whether you’re dining in style, enjoying a cinema date or celebrating with a glass of fizz, we’ve got the best things to eat, do and see.


What to do

Grab your girls for Mean Girls | Everyman Cinema

Grab your girls and head to Everyman Cinema on February 13th for the ultimate in chick-flick screening. Showing a cult classic, Mean Girls, the entire night is inspired by Ariana Grande’s Thank U, Next and her coordinating music video based on the film. Tickets also include a cocktail to sip whilst kicking back on plush-velvet sofas. 

Fancy also winning a night at Everyman Cinema with snacks and screening for two? Enter our competition at the bottom of the page! 

A night to remember | AC Hotel Mailbox

Who says Valentine’s can only last a day? Turn the occasion into a memorable romantic venture with the contemporary city-centre AC Hotel. Enjoy an overnight stay for two, a glass of bubbles and breakfast for both, with rose petals on the bed and prosecco to make your stay that extra-bit special, (available 14th and 15th of the month). And if you’re looking for a post-dinner tipple, head to the bar where you can buy selected tipples and get another one for free from 14th-16th February. 

Get Ready to Bumble | Malmaison x Bumble

Coupling up with dating app Bumble, Malmaison is hosting a one-off dating mixer, ‘Malentine’s Mingle’, on February 15th. Whether you end up with a potential romantic partner or simply make new friends, find some time to get yourself out there and mingle with new people – you never know what you might find! Find out more here.

 

 


Where to eat

Miller and Carter

Wine and dine and treat your loved one to a luxury Valentine’s meal at Miller and Carter. For just £26.95 you can enjoy an exquisite 3-course menu. Expect steak cooked to perfection with crafted cocktails and a candlelit table, it’s got all the ambience and all the food for a truly special evening. Available from 11th – 15th February.

Cafe Rouge

Whether you’re dining early, late or right on the day, Cafe Rouge is hosting a set menu from 9th-17th February. For £24.95, indulge an extensive three-course menu alongside a glass of Champagne – from prawn cocktail to start and Morrocan vegetable tagine and Crème brûlée to finish, whether it’s your 3rd or 30th date Cafe Rouge is a cosy bistro setting suitable for every couple.  

Harvey Nichols Brasserie

Served in the elegant Brasserie, a specially curated Valentine’s Day menu is available to ensure a luxurious meal for you and your loved one. Priced at £40 per person, including a glass of Harvey Nichols Brut Champagne, tuck into mouth-watering dishes across multiple cuisines. For an extra touch of sweetness, sip the specially-crafted Love Bug cocktail which comes complete with a decorative heart. To see the menu, click here.

Aluna

Enjoy a glass of prosecco alongside a starter, main and dessert for only £34.95 at Aluna. From prawn cookies and chilli gyoza’s to teriyaki salmon and edamame pancakes, this is a tantalising feast for the tastebuds. Available 14th February only.

Fancy winning a date night and three-course meal for two here? Make sure to enter our competition below!


What to buy for him

Regular-fit Sweatshirt with Contrast Logo, £109, BOSS by Hugo Boss | Scarlet Red Leather Billfold Wallet With Red And Black Interior, £170, Paul Smith | 3 Pack Low Rise Trunks – Cotton Stretch, £38, Calvin Klein UnderwearKronarby Nord Black Leather Watch, £275, Burrows and Hare | Paul Smith Cashmere Scarf, £135, Harvey Nichols | Whisky & Oak Scented Candle, £28, Heals | Debossed Logo Leather Trainers, £85, Tommy Hilfiger | Embossed Saffino Leather Belt, £125, Gieves and Hawkes

 


What to buy for her

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Croc Print Leather Crossbody Bag in Powder Pink, £550, Emporio Armani | Triangle Lace Bra, £16, Calvin Klein Underwear | Eden Mill Love Gin, £36, Harvey Nichols | Gucci Ace Heart-Embellished Leather Trainers, £450, Harvey Nichols | Light Pink Eclipse Spot Semi-Sheer Socks, £13, Paul Smith | Kenza Red Pink Leather Purse, £39, LK Bennett | Flint+Flint Gift Card | Gucci The Alchemist’s Garden A Song For The Rose EDP 100ml, £240, Harvey Nichols


 

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