Mentors
  • XWHY Meets: Maxwell Colonna-Dashwood… Coffee Connoisseur!

    Coffee is more popular than ever before! 10 years ago our knowledge of coffee – past knowing whether you wanted it “black” or “white” – was likely fuzzy or non-existent. Now however, speciality coffee is a part of pop culture. […]

  • XWHY Meets: Dave Ma, creator of the Ballantine’s ‘Artist Series’ Whisky Bottles

    If you don’t know the name, you’ll certainly know the work of Dave Ma. He’s a genius working across both film and stills, leaving his own unique stamp on everything he touches. Ma has captured the likes of A$AP Rocky, Bastille […]

  • Hartley Watches: The New Face Of Time.

    They say you shouldn’t mix business with pleasure but that is exactly what the three founders (and friends) of Hartley have done. Being sure enough that their friendships could negotiate and even thrive when put to the test in the business world, they […]

  • XWHY Meets: Cooper Naitove

      Cooper Naitove (aka Mr Juicebox) is a young photographer with a frightening work ethic that has taken full advantage of the instagram platform in order to amass over 20 thousand followers for his account “Babes of New York”. Having begun […]

  • Fake It ‘Til You Make It: Bryony Kimmings & Tim Grayburn Tackle Love, Depression and Everything in Between

    Edinburgh Fringe is known for attracting the brightest and best of talent from across the UK and this year will be no different. In less than two weeks the bright young couple that is Bryony Kimmings and Tim Grayburn will […]

  • A vote less travelled…

    Why I’m thinking about voting for the “new UKIP” in the general elections… Those that know me may read the above and wonder if I have lost my mind. Whether all the stress and worry of everyday life have taken […]

  • Caboose: The Best Burgers Pulling Into Town

    Caboose is London’s latest dining sensation and a huge part of its success is down to the fact it has spun the old dinner party theme on it’s head. Situated in Ely’s Yard just off of Brick Lane, Caboose has been taking […]

  • XWHY Style: Raregoods.co interview.

    Raregoods.co is the latest indie British streetwear brand to come to our attention over here at XWHY Towers. Launched in late 2013 the brand was born out of a friendship between the two co-creaters Alex and Joe who have a history […]

  • Interview: Dead Rabbit NYC

    While in town for London Cocktail Week, the guys from The Dead Rabbit NYC managed to catch up with Maya Hambro to discuss cocktail making, single pot still whiskey and maintaining a work/life balance when it comes to alcohol… So You’re […]

  • End Ebola Now: A Crisis We Cannot Ignore

    Exactly eight months ago today, I was gearing up to teach a technology workshop at Girls Empowerment Summit Sierra Leone, a yearly summit that empowers and inspires young girls in Sierra Leone.  I was excited to show our girls that there […]