Five Things To Look Forward To In February 2018

January is almost over and it’s time to venture out of that post-Christmas hibernation. Here, we reveal five things happening in February that you should look forward to in February 2018…

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The Return Of The Six Nations

A meeting of nations through sport always conjures a mood-lifting atmosphere. This Sunday, Eddie Jones’ England squad take on the Italians at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome for the opening weekend of this highly-anticipated tournament. Owen Farrell and Maro Itoje, both signed to our partners Saracens, are amongst the players picked for the starting XV. With the Italians bringing bucket loads of their signature passion and England striving for a Grand Slam, this opening clash is bound to be eventful. The Six Nations championship commences this weekend with the final battle taking place at the end of March. If you’re an avid rugby fan, your weekends are about to get decisively more thrilling.

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New Material On Netflix

If Netflix has saved you from boredom during January’s cold and dark evenings, you’ll be pleased to discover that it has no plans on slowing down the entertainment for February. Particularly interesting to take note of is the brand new sci-fi thriller, Mute. The calibre of actors is impressive, with Alexander Skarsgård, Paul Rudd and Justin Theroux all taking main roles. Set in a futuristic Berlin, it follows the story of a mute bartender who embarks on a mission to find his lover who mysteriously goes missing. His search reveals her to be a woman he didn’t know, with her secrets leading him down a dangerous path in the city’s dark and twisted underbelly. The Netflix original film will launch in the UK on 23rd February.


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The Rosa Handbag in Black

Maxwell Scott brings The Look Of Love for Valentine’s Day. Known as the month of romance, February is the time to celebrate and honour the people you desire, whether you are married to them or have spotted them in your local coffee shop after Sunday brunch. Crafted in the heart of Italy, deemed the most romantic place on earth, our edit of Valentine’s gifts exude a nuance and quality your loved one is bound to admire. From our iconic Rosa handbag for her to our classic Vittore bifold for him, our leather pieces’ rich scent and soft buttery grain are highly desirable. Complimentary embossing and gift wrap is available now when you order a luxury leather gift for your Valentine. And if you don’t have anyone special, treating yourself is just as rewarding…

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The Lucca Crossbody in Black

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The Winter Olympics Heads To Korea

Despite the instinctive urge to rid of the wintry months after Christmas, at least the snowy season is bringing several weeks of sporting action to revel in. The second Olympic games to be held in South Korea, the Winter Olympics 2018 will commence in PyeongChang on 8th February. With athletes competing in professional snow-based sports from ice hockey to luge and skating to skiing, there’s plenty of activity to assert any patriotic energy you have into. Something to get passionate about is most definitely what we need after dry January. Get your friends round for dinner next Friday for the opening ceremony and embrace the Olympic fever, or should we say the Olympic cold…


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The Ilario desk tidy in Violet (available soon)
The Ultra Violet Collection Launches

This purple hue has been promoted to Pantone’s colour of the year for 2018. An award that has become not just aligned with trends in the design industry but to world affairs too, ultra violet symbolises originality, ingenuity and the intrigue of what lies ahead. It’s a shade that promotes individual creativity and sparks an experimental emotion as well as mindfulness – something we could all practice more of in the world’s current state of over-stimulation due to technology. Our Ultra Violet collection, launching in Spring, is a curation of some of our most popular women’s pieces crafted in violet hued leather. As violets were gifted in the Victorian era to express love, these bright bags and accessories are bound to make the ideal gifts for the ladies in your life.

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