InterContinental London Park Lane has teamed-up with the London Luxury Quarter, keepers of the prestigious 52 streets of Mayfair, Piccadilly and St. James, to offer a bespoke Made in Mayfair Insider Experience that explores the centre of British craftsmanship.
Jermyn Street: Made in Mayfair Insider Experience
Guests will enjoy a behind-the-scene tour through Mayfair’s rich history of custom-goods and see how the area has evolved to create a ‘Best of British’ showcase, which blends tradition with contemporary talent.
Each experience is tailored to personal preference and might include a visit to Foster & Son, London’s oldest bespoke shoemaker, where guests can see the original last made for the legendary Clark Gable.
A trip to Floris, the sole perfumer to Queen Elizabeth II, can be arranged for a bespoke perfume creation. Guests will learn about hand-blending techniques from the masters at Floris, who have also created scents for Oscar Wilde, Eva Perón, Winston Churchill, Marilyn Monroe and every British monarch since George IV.
Those in the market for a custom suit can visit Dege & Skinner at No. 10 Savile Row. Celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, guests will be shown examples of fine military tailoring and enjoy a peak behind-the-scenes at one of Savile Row’s most respected bespoke tailoring houses.
Finally guests can be measured for their own set of custom-made shirts, which will be cut and made by hand before being dispatched to a chosen address.
Guests at InterContinental London Park Lane will enjoy two nights in the hotel’s glamorous Royal Suite, which pays homage to the hotel’s location on the site of 145 Piccadilly, Queen Elizabeth II’s former childhood residence.
Attention is in every detail of the timeless design that encapsulates signature styles from Her Majesty’s early life through to the present. Located on the 8th floor, the central Mayfair position offers panoramic views of the Royal Parks iconic London landmarks.
Made in Mayfair
InterContinental London Park Lane (One Hamilton Place, Park Lane, London W1J 7QY)
London Luxury Quarter
Foster & Son (83 Jermyn Street, London SW1Y 6JD)
Floris (89 Jermyn St, London, SW1Y 6JH)
Dege & Skinner (10 Savile Row, London, W1S 3PF)