Information For Members

What Is Beyond Bespoke?

The online, printed and networking portal into the world of British Luxury.

Beyond Bespoke, the pre-eminent marketing platform for over 200 of Britain’s top specialists – and publishers of the Little Black Book of Luxury.

Beyond Bespoke is the ‘little black book’ of British luxury with a target audience of the most discerning individuals and businesses throughout the UK and overseas.

  • 2012
  • Founded by Lucie Lewis, summer of 2012

    “My motive in launching Beyond Bespoke was to create a wider platform for British specialists who share my passion for attaining the benchmark of quality.”

    LUCIE LEWIS, FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR

  • 2013
  • Design and launch new user-focused website, Burlington Arcade, September 2013

    The website combines a luxury lifestyle magazine that gives both members and the end- user; beautiful, rich content and insights with a definitive directory of where to go on a practical level to find the best of the best of British

  • Print and distribute 5000 copies of the 1st edition of the Little Black Book, September 2013

    “What we are building at Beyond Bespoke is a trusted resource, so whatever a client is looking for, they know that they will find the very best available”

    LUCIE LEWIS

  • 2014
  • Continued growth of Beyond Bespoke

    Online ranking grows and the distribution of the Little Black Book grows to 30,000 this year

  • Beyond Bespoke launch The BB Edit – a new online magazine

    Beyond Bespoke announce the launch of a new online magazine; The BB Edit.

    The magazine will become the main focus of the Beyond Bespoke website and will have a greater emphasis on strong editorial which will feature the very best of British Luxury.

    The BB Edit will be launching in September during the South West event at North Cadbury Court.

Online Statistics

Ranked No.1 for "Luxury British Brands"

Since last May, the Beyond Bespoke website has received:

Page Views
178,780
Website Visits
47,473
Unique Visitors
31,495
  • 4
    Pages per visit on average
  • 00:07:38
    Average visit duration
  • 65.92%
    New Visits
  • 3/10
    Page Rank
  • 1988
    Social Followers

traffic
sources

  • Organic Search19,229
  • Direct9,334
  • Email3,291
  • Social1,845
  • Referral13,849

A Very Targeted Audience

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Business to Business

Connections are important to us, which is why we have formed our own strategic alliances and we will stage four exclusive events a year.

All our members are linked to one another through the members’ login area, creating affiliation opportunities for businesses with shared objectives.

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Business to Consumer

To ensure our database is relevant we have established strategic partnerships with:

Private Family Office Executives & Professionals Wealth Owners / Principals / Private Banks Concierge Services Private Members Clubs Independent Advisors High Net Worth and Ultra High Net Worth Individuals directly

What our members say

  • I got sent the website about 6 months ago and I was instantly really excited, we don’t advertise as a rule, but for this, we thought it was a little bit different SOPHIE LILLINGSTON, DIRECTOR LILLINGSTON
  • It’s a great umbrella to be under... there is a clear recognition of that defining theme which is the pursuit of quality and excellence and we're certainly very happy to be a part of that NICHOLAS COATES, CO-FOUNDER COATES & SEELY
  • For us it’s really about going the extra mile, I think that Beyond Bespoke defines that very well indeed Sarah-Leigh Shenton, Director of Marketing, Red Savannah

How do I get involved? Your Profile

Beyond Bespoke operates on a membership basis. All companies that wish to be featured by Beyond Bespoke need to subscribe to an annual membership once their application has been approved to meet our criteria. We aim to feature only the best of the best. There are three main categories for membership: Estate, Treasures and Lifestyle.

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Rich editorial content regularly uploaded to the Magazine

Intuitive user-experience making BB very easy to navigate and search

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Update your profile as often as you like at no additional cost

A snap-shot of your business, which includes up to 10 main images, your logo, a short description, contact details and video

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The BB website is multi-platform

We use do:follow links to all of our members’ websites throughout the site

Membership Pricing

Tier I Annual Cost £1,500

Our Entry Level Membership Package

  • A dedicated profile page for you on the Beyond Bespoke website. Click through links to drive traffic to your website
  • Inclusion in the BB Little Black Book biannually (additional cost applies)
  • Opportunities for your latest news, products and events to be featured in our online magazine – The BB Edit
  • Inclusion in the BB social media activity plus followed and liked by Beyond Bespoke
  • Inclusion in the member’s only business-to-business online directory
  • A Beyond Bespoke logo will be provided for you to feature this on your website. The function of the logo is to highlight your association with the other prestigious companies who have been selected to join Beyond Bespoke
  • Automatic subscription to the Beyond Bespoke weekly newsletter

Tier II Annual Cost £3,000

Our premium Membership Package

  • A dedicated profile page for you on the Beyond Bespoke website. Click through links to drive traffic to your website
  • Inclusion in the BB Little Black Book biannually (at no additional cost)
  • Opportunities to be featured in the Beyond Bespoke weekly newsletter, BB Magazine (The BB Edit) the Family Office and other relevant editorial content, by subject, on a rotational basis
  • Guaranteed inclusion in the Personal Profile series and at least one of the main monthly themed articles
  • Inclusion in the BB social media activity plus followed and liked by Beyond Bespoke
  •  Personal business introductions to appropriate and relevant business contacts within our network
  •  Inclusion in the member’s only business-to-business online directory
  •  Invitations to attend BB regional events (at additional cost)
  •  Inclusion in any appropriate Beyond Bespoke PR activity
  •  Invitations to BB member networking events and client events
  • A Beyond Bespoke logo will be provided for you to feature this on your website. The function of the logo is to highlight your association with the other prestigious companies who have been selected to join Beyond Bespoke
  •  Automatic subscription to the Beyond Bespoke weekly newsletter

 

Heritage Annual Cost £1,000

  • This membership is only available to British companies that have 100 years+ of trading

Directory Listing Annual Cost £500

 

  • Your listing will be included in the Beyond Bespoke directory area (coming soon!)
  • This listing will include your company logo, company description and contact details
  • Payment can be made online via PayPal

Membership Application Form

Beyond Bespoke operates on a membership basis. All companies that wish to be featured by Beyond Bespoke need to subscribe to an annual membership once their application has been approved to meet our criteria.We aim to feature only the best of the best.

If you would like to be considered for membership, please complete the form provided below.

LITTLE BLACK BOOK No.3

20,000 copies of the next book will be printed and distributed for Autumn 2014. All members who wish to be included must complete a Space Booking Form.

The printed ‘Little Black Book of Luxury’ showcases each of our members. This is used as a marketing tool and also distributed via:

  • Current members and their clients
  • Private Airports
  • Hotels and Private Members Clubs
  • Our Family Office Network
  • UK Sports Institutions and Events
  • Music Events

We print our Little Black Book every 6 months

To guarantee your listing in Book No.3 please make sure that we have your completed Space Booking Form, images and payment (where applicable) no later than 28 August.

Events Calendar

  • Event
    Date
    Location
  • Key4Life

    08/05/2014
    Fleet Street, London
    Beyond Bespoke will be attending an event at C Hoare & Co on Fleet Street, hosted on behalf of the charity Key4Life. We are delighted to be accompanied by ADAM Architechture and Gentleman & A Van.
    Key4Life
  • RM Auctions – Monaco

    09/05/2014
    Monaco
    Air Partner are sponsoring the RM Auctions Monaco event, which includes the original Hesketh sports car driven by James Hunt – very British. Lord Hesketh will also be attending in person.
    RM Auctions – Monaco
  • RHS Chelsea Flower Show

    21/05/2014
    Chelsea, London
    The RHS Chelsea Flower Show never fails to make headlines around the world and 2014 is no exception.
    RHS Chelsea Flower Show
  • Dovecot Studios at Paul Smith

    29/05/2014
    Paul Smith, No.9 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London W1S 4BL
    Paul Smith is hosting a special evening drinks reception on Thursday 29th May at No.9 Albemarle Street, Mayfair, to celebrate an exciting collaboration with Dovecot Studios. A series of three William Scott tapestries woven at Dovecot will be on display - William Scott was described by the New York Times in 1975 as “an artist of uncommon distinction, one of the best anywhere”. Lucie Lewis will be attending; if you see her there do ask for a copy of Vol II of the Little Black Book of Luxury.
    Dovecot Studios at Paul Smith
  • Goff’s London Sale in association with QIPCO

    16/06/2014
    Kensington Palace
    The Goffs London Sale in association with Qipco is firmly in the diary for many international buyers travelling to London for Royal Ascot. The Sale will take place at Kensington Palace, and Beyond Bespoke are delighted that Air Partner are one of the main sponsors. Vol II of the Little Black Book of Luxury will be distributed to guests.
    Goff’s London Sale in association with QIPCO
  • The Grand Tour 2014

    22/06/2014
    On June 22nd, 25 classic cars will be driven by their owners through France, taking in the most spectacular roads and scenery on the 2014 Grand Tour. Beyond Bespoke are an official partner of The Grand Tour, so keep an eye out for those wonderful vehicles, which will be displaying BB logos for the first time, and celebrate the best in classic car travel.
    The Grand Tour 2014
  • Ceremony of the Keys – Blackstone Reception

    26/06/2014
    Besides the main plaza, the Tower of London, Byward Gate, London
    Blackstone Consultancy invite you to join them for an evening of culture and networking at the historic Tower of London. Dresscode is business attire and we recommend wearing flat shoes as you will be walking along cobbled streets. Attendee's will receive a private guided tour of the grounds followed by a delicious finger buffet which precedes the main event - the Ceremony of the Keys. Why not try your luck in the raffle where you could win a wonderful prize at the same time as supporting the Yeomans Warders Charity.
    Ceremony of the Keys – Blackstone Reception
  • Treasures & Estate

    30/06/2014
    Masterpiece, London
    Beyond Bespoke will be hosting an informal lunch at Masterpiece London on Monday 30th June, for a select group of Tier II Members in the Estate category. Guests will be able to socialise and network over lunch at Urban Caprice, and the Masterpiece team will be offering to show interested parties behind the scenes and meet exhibitors. It’s going to be a great day for culture, beauty and luxury.
    Treasures & Estate
  • Wormsley Cricket Club – Various Events

    02/07/2014
    Wormsley Cricket Club, Buckinghamshire
    Beyond Bespoke will be donning our cricket whites and will be attending a variety of wonderful events with our partner Wormsley Cricket Club. This includes: Charity Event Day on the 2nd July, the Women's Test Match from the 13th - 16th August and The City '20-20' on the 2nd September We are very much looking forward to these events and can't wait to be 'bowled over' by watching some exceptional cricket being played.
    Wormsley Cricket Club – Various Events
  • London Art Week

    04/07/2014
    London
    Set in Mayfair and St. James', London Art Week combines both Master Drawings & Sculpture Week and Master Paintings Week to showcase the extraordinary range and quality of fine art from the 15th to 20th centuries.
    London Art Week
  • Asahi British Beach Polo Championships

    11/07/2014
    Sandbanks Beach Polo
    Following on the success of the last 6 years the British Beach Polo Championships 2014 promises to be another incredible event bringing with it widespread sporting, business and social acclaim. The Beyond Bespoke team will be attending and are looking forward to seeing teams from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales compete for the Championship title.
    Asahi British Beach Polo Championships
  • Concours of Elegance

    05/09/2014
    Hampton Court Palace
    The third international Concours of Elegance will take place on 5-7 September 2014, with 60 of the rarest cars from around the world – many of them never seen before in this country – set to grace the Fountain Gardens on the East side of the historic Hampton Court Palace.
    Concours of Elegance
  • London Fashion Week

    12/09/2014
    London
    12-16 September
    London Fashion Week
  • Celebrating the South-West

    18/09/2014
    Somerset
    Beyond Bespoke will be curating a spectacular showcase of the very best of the South-West at North Cadbury Court on Thursday 18 September. If you wish to participate as an exhibitor please contact us through the usual channels.
    Celebrating the South-West
  • Decorex International

    21/09/2014
    Syon Park
    In September 2014, Decorex International moves to Syon Park. The elegant backdrop of the Robert Adam designed Syon House, and its surrounding parkland, will provide the UK's leading luxury design and interiors show with the much needed space to accommodate more exhibitors, larger stands and to create inspirational showcase features.
    Decorex International
  • Best of Britannia

    02/10/2014
    Farmiloe Building in Clerkenwell
    2-4 October 2014
    Best of Britannia
  • The Sloane Club

    02/10/2014
    The Sloane Club, London
    On Thursday 2nd October, Beyond Bespoke will be hosting another exclusive networking lunch for Tier II Members in the private dining room at The Sloane Club. The Club has a wonderful history, and is perfectly situated off Sloane Square. The resident chef has designed a spectacular menu just for the event, and after lunch guests will be given a tour of the Club and new Apartments - business and pleasure combined!
    The Sloane Club
  • Brides The Show

    03/10/2014
    Islington, London
    The perfect event for all brides-to-be. Showcasing the very best in bridal, all under one roof - from cake couturiers and florists, to dress designers and luxury travel gurus - including Rosewood London and Bobbi Brown.
    Brides The Show
  • PAD, Berkeley Square

    15/10/2014
    W1
    15-19 October 2014
    PAD, Berkeley Square
  • Estate, Treasures & Lifestyle – Scotland

    16/03/2015
    Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh
    Beyond Bespoke are delighted to be hosting their first event in Scotland at Dovecot Studios on March 2015 (date to be confirmed). The event will showcase the very best of regional and Scottish luxury. Bringing together 150 private individuals for a drinks reception on the balcony at the Studios from 6–8pm, the evening will be an exclusive opportunity to mingle and talk directly to exhibitors, as well as experience the unique setting.
    Estate, Treasures & Lifestyle – Scotland

Using The Brand

The BB Kitemark

A BB kite mark is provided should you wish to feature this on your website. The function of the mark is to highlight your association with the other prestigious companies who have been selected to join Beyond Bespoke, and it should link to www.beyondbespoke.co

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35 x 35

The BB Brand Guidelines

Brand Mark

The Beyond Bespoke brand consists of two elements – the Logo and descriptor type. The descriptor copy is an intrinsic part of the logo and must always sit with the brand name.

This is the primary version of the Logotype and it should be used this way in all instances.

Colours

  • #FFFFFF
  • #919799
  • #1B2021

Font Choices

TITLES

GILL SANS LIGHT UPPERCASE

PRE-TITLE

Dubiel Italic

BODY TEXT

Gill Sans Light Lowercase

Meet our Founder

  • Lucie Lewis

    Lucie Lewis

    Founder of Beyond Bespoke. Lucie has 27 years experience in high-end retail, service industries and brand development.