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The Perks and Pitfalls of Living a Luxurious Life

The life of luxury is not something a lot of people had a chance to experience throughout history. [...]


Meet Maxwell-Scott: Leather Accessories To Last A Lifetime

Designed in Yorkshire and handcrafted in Italy, Maxwell-Scott’s leather accessories are made to last Maxwell-Scott is a family-run business based in York, North Yorkshire focusing on creating understated, classic bags [...]


CocoDrinks: Perfectly personalised at-home coffee with Siemens EQ machines

Siemens newest coffee machines allow you to create barista-style coffee in the comfort of your own home. Using innovative technology and design, Siemens have created a range of coffee machines [...]


Toast to International Friendship Day at The Botanist, Sloane Square

Here at HOC, we're all about celebrating friendships so the fact that International Friendship Day is fast approaching, we'll sure as hell be the first ones sharing that friendly love. [...]


#BossBoy: Catwalk Style with Marvin Nonis

Marvin Nonis is a fashion designer that launched his business, Marvin Nonis UK in 2016, his designs are both beautiful and feminine, and each individual design is easy to wear [...]


Too hot in the UK? Cool down in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE (yes, you heard correctly)

Today is officially the hottest day of the year so far for the UK. [...]


#GBOGB: Laura Chavez Talks Cultured Diamonds and Fine Jewellery

We are smitten with the fine jewellery of Lark & [...]


Positive décor ideas for a harmonious home

Happy? Calm? Overwhelmed by your 'to do' list? In today's frantic world anxiety is always current, but your home shouldn't contribute to it. [...]


A taste of luxury: Raspberry macaroons with white mint ice cream and 23-ct. gold leaf

Gold, in all fairness, is a symbol of luxury. [...]


How Do I Know Whether Or Not I Need Rehab?

Addiction and addiction-related problems start small and over time develop to cause greater harm to addiction victims. [...]


Why You Should Grow Your Own Garden

Gardening has suddenly become very trendy. [...]


Home Buying 101: Everything You Need to Know

Buying a home is the biggest financial commitment most of us will undertake in our lifetime. [...]


Playing with the Fairies

Our writer Rachel McAlley visited Northwood Trail, England’s Fairy Sanctuary, located on the outskirts of York recently, and it was one of the most magical places she has experienced. Don’t [...]


7 things to do in Florida’s Treasure Coast

Thoughts of Florida have forever conjured flashes of Disney theme parks and feverish tourists soaking along thronged sandy beaches; of trumpeting bars spilling with Orlando jazz. [...]


Traveling is not a luxury, it’s a necessity 

I know it seems shocking to say this, but this is a very serious topic. Traveling has many benefits, whether they’re psychological or physical, it doesn’t matter. [...]