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QT Sydney's Barbershop Shaves You James Bond-Sharp

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  Site Where: 49 Market Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2000
November 9, 2012 at 3:10 PM | by | ()

We love movie premiers and, even more, we love to be looking smart with a nice smooth face. Like a baby's bottom, but more manly and suitable for an international spy like James Bond. QT Sydney has come to the rescue their Mr. Bond Shave. It's just in time for the US premiere of the movie today.

Yes, we know it's Movember, but bare with us for a moment.

The shave is as retro as it gets in QT's cool barber shop connected to the SpaQ. A complete throwback to when men wore hats, shaved with straight razors. We're talking hot towels, thick shaving cream, blades and aftershave all brought into the 21st Century with a splash of pampering to look your best, even if you're not living a life of espionage.

Men are encouraged to sit back, relax and enjoy the experience because "a razor to the neck reminds you that you're truly alive." After all the stubble is removed, a re-hydrating eye mask is applied while your neck and shoulders get a complete rub-down. We would be surprised if anyone walks out of the barber shop not looking their best and ready to take on Dr. No.

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London Hotels Celebrate "Skyfall" With Bond-Style Cocktails

October 25, 2012 at 1:40 PM | by | ()

It's officially cocktail hour in the U.K. so we are perfectly comfortable talking about cocktails. That's right -- it's Bond time, and the latest movie “Skyfall” had its world premiere at London's Royal Albert Hall last night.

As you’d expect, hotels are jumping on the bandwagon with special packages, and, as Bond befits, specialty drinks. Here’s a few places in the British capital for you to do your best “Bond, James Bond” impression.

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