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Surreptitious style

- Lau r en t Fer r i er

Laurent Ferrier, a former senior watchmaker for Patek Philippe, produces beautifully crafted watches, but his Galet Secret timepiece is particularly impressive. It features a tourbillon double spiral and a manual winding mechanical movement, but a truly neat touch is the push button. Touch it to open the phase shift which will reveal a customisable dial – chosen by the wearer – which takes an hour to unfold to its full 240° glory.

Hip homeware

- Pa r a d i s i

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Paradisi’s furniture is crafted from carbon fibre and metals such as titanium and aluminium, resulting in pieces that are both high-end and incredibly slick. Designer Simon Furillo has used technology and materials typically employed by NASA and Formula One to create furniture that is stylish and masculine – perfect for every bachelor pad.

paradisi.co.uk

Fit for a king

- P u r li n g Lo n d o n

Arguably the greatest chess set we’ve ever seen, these Art Chess works from Purling comprise hand-carved Staunton pieces which have been individually painted by specially commissioned artists, including Olivia Pilling, Joanna Scislowicz and Richard Morrissey. A must, then, for art-lovers as well as budding Grandmasters.

purlinglondon.com

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Profile for Tempus Magazine

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Tempus magazine is the ultra luxury lifestyle and watch magazine from Frost of London and Aston Greenlake publishing ltd.

Tempus 14  

Tempus magazine is the ultra luxury lifestyle and watch magazine from Frost of London and Aston Greenlake publishing ltd.