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Henley Royal Regatta: An Insider’s View With Mahé Drysdale

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There is little that personifies the class and eclecticism of the British social calendar quite like Henley Royal Regatta. Not only a firm fixture in the international rowing calendar, this exclusive event is also looked upon as a hive for socialites, personalities and spectators alike. With a reputation that precedes it, Henley Regatta is renowned […]

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Making Waves: Meet Georgia Thompson, Founder of Swimwear Brand Evarae

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The Sybarite spoke to Georgia Thompson, founder and Creative Director of luxury swimwear and resortwear brand, Evarae. We spoke to the businesswoman about how she started her company, advice for future entrepreneurs and her inspirations behind the SS17 collection. After 10 years of working for different companies, Georgia Thompson bit the bullet and decided to […]

Knightsbridge’s Best Kept Secret: Lisa Franklin Clinic Privé

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Hidden away in the core of Knightsbridge lays every woman’s answer to beautiful skin. Lisa Franklin is a renowned facialist and skincare expert who’s self-titled boutique clinic provides bespoke consultations and treatments to anyone wanting to take a tailored approach to their skin. Lisa and her team provide traditional hands-on techniques along with the latest […]

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“I think your hair should be part of you and express part of you”: Meet Style Innovator Paul Edmonds

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The Sybarite sat down with Paul Edmonds at his self-titled Knightsbridge salon, to discuss the imminent opening of his second salon, his role on Britain’s Next Top Model, and his upcoming line of hair and body products. “I kind of fell into it.” It’s the way that many great success stories begin, so one would […]

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Headhunting For Love: Meet The Matchmaking Agency Founders Putting The Personal Touch Back Into Dating

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The Sybarite spoke to Julie Mackay and Judith Payne, the founders of luxury matchmaking service The Next Chapter. We discussed why retaining a personal touch in the matchmaking process is important, the pitfalls of online dating, and their advice for a successful first date. Finding a partner when you are at a more mature stage […]

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Meet ‘The World’s Best Female Chef 2017’ Putting Slovenian Cuisine On The Map – Ana Roš

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The Sybarite spoke to ‘The World’s Best Female Chef 2017’, Slovenian chef Ana Roš about how she started in her trade, her family restaurant Hiša Franko, and her plans for the future after winning the award. “I had no dream to become a chef as a child,” Ana says. It’s interesting statement given that she […]

“Failure is not an option when you are a mother”: Meet skincare company founder Lorena Öberg

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The Sybarite spoke to skincare company founder Lorena Öberg about the inspirations behind starting her business, her favourite treatments, and lessons she’s learnt as an entrepreneur. Where did the idea to start Lorena Öberg Skincare come from and what challenges did you face? It was out of necessity – I needed a plan to start a […]