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Wo­ven with sparkling berg­amot zest, wrapped in creamy or­ange flower and warm en­velop­ing musk, this is a real scent state­ment and a beau­ti­ful ex­am­ple of the dusky, rich qual­ity of Floris' Chy­presse eau de toi­lette; per­fect for crisp win­ter evenings. This full-colour il­lus­trated edi­tion of Newt Sca­man­der's Fan­tas­tic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowl­ing is a won­der­ful ad­di­tion to a child's li­brary or any cof­fee ta­ble. Il­lus­trated by fine artist Olivia Lomenech Gill - who has il­lus­trated ev­ery beast from Acro­man­tula to Yeti - the cover it­self fea­tures the Oc­camy, a two-legged winged crea­ture that lays eggs of the purest, soft­est sil­ver. Ses­sions & Co was cre­ated with artist Mark Hearld, who works with dif­fer­ent de­sign­ers to make gor­geous quilts for chil­dren, in­tended as heir­loom pieces that can cover beds, be used as blan­kets for the sofa or floor, or even hung on the wall. They also come with beau­ti­ful match­ing cush­ions. S-dress is an in­tel­li­gent, con­scious edit of so­phis­ti­cated and ef­fort­less ap­parel. The con­tem­po­rary sell-out la­bel mar­ries fash­ion and ethics, com­bin­ing style, com­fort and prac­ti­cal­ity with its ever-grow­ing cu­rated col­lec­tion of sus­tain­able ready-to-wear. For­mer Skandium di­rec­tor Char­lie Perry has launched a new con­cept store, Bri­tain Can Make It, which brings to­gether the very best of post-war and con­tem­po­rary Bri­tish de­sign­ers, in­clud­ing pieces from An­gle­poise, Dart­ing­ton, Kaymet and Royal Doul­ton. Highly-ac­claimed cou­ture de­signer Fiona Clare has been de­sign­ing award-win­ning wed­ding dresses and for­mal out­fits for over 25 years. She is a favoured de­signer of HRH The Duchess of Corn­wall, and her col­lec­tion in­cludes beau­ti­fully un­der­stated dresses and el­e­gant coats with finely cut lines. Spe­cial­is­ing in hand-wound time­pieces with an ethos for vin­tage aes­thet­ics, the Mar­loe Watch Com­pany has just re­leased its third col­lec­tion. A more com­plex me­chan­i­cal watch than pre­vi­ous it­er­a­tions, it comes in grey, panda, white, cof­fee and vanilla watch face fin­ishes. De­signed ex­clu­sively for The House of Bruar in pure new wool, their ta­pes­try pash­mi­nas weave to­gether a sim­ply stun­ning se­lec­tion of forms and colours to cre­ate a unique, easy to wear gar­ment that's a work of art in it­self. Un­lined with two front pock­ets. The in­trigu­ingly named Cu­ri­ous Depart­ment is an ex­cit­ing Lon­don-based de­sign stu­dio and on­line bou­tique that spe­cialises in qual­ity art and prints and lux­u­ri­ous home ac­ces­sories. Its sig­na­ture pieces feel both deca­dent and ex­otic, and th­ese Scarab Coast­ers are a per­fect ex­am­ple.

Be­spoke hand-crafted navy wool bouclé coat, £POA, by appointment only at Fiona Clare fiona­clare.co.uk

Deco Scarab Coast­ers, £25, set of four, The Cu­ri­ous Depart­ment the­cu­ri­ous­de­part­ment.com

Sixty Three Arm­chair, £635, G Plan britain­can­makeit.com

Pash­mina Coat, Green, Black, Grey/blue, £195 house­of­bruar.com

Fan­tas­tic Beasts and Where to Find Them, il­lus­trated by Olivia Lomenech Gill (hard­back) £25, J.K Rowl­ing blooms­bury.com

Emily Sut­ton Quilt, £POA, Ses­sions & Co ses­sion­sandco.com

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