Little Purple Book 2017 - Meet our Exhibitors

Published on: 29 Aug 2017
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SecsintheCity's annual networking event for PAs and EAs returns to The AMBA Hotel, Marble Arch on Monday 2nd October 2017 from 18:30 – 21:00.

Little Purple Book offers PAs and EAs a fabulous opportunity for peer-to-peer networking accompanied by access to an exclusive range of pop-up boutiques.

Meet our 2017 exhibitors:

amba hotel 2  [square] AMBA Hotel Marble Arch is in the very heart of London's glittering centre, just a hop, skip and a jump away from Oxford Street. With Park Lane, Hyde Park and dozens of other landmarks just a few steps away, location really is everything. Nearly 700 bright, modern and spacious bedrooms fill this brand new hotel, as well as beautiful ballroom spaces, 12 fully equipped meeting rooms, a restaurant, deli and bar. It also boasts fast, free and unlimited wi-fi throughout the hotel. Available for weddings, conferences, meetings and more, the Amba Hotel Marble Arch is now open.
Elizabeth Scarlett


Combining an enduring love of soft textiles with an eye for detail, Elizabeth Scarlett is a leading luxury homewares and gifting brand, based in London.

Each piece of the Elizabeth Scarlett collection is limited and pays homage to founder Elizabeth Scarlett Elsey’s textile background. Her luxury bedding, pouches, cushions and beach bags carefully demonstrate a love of embroidery and her scented candles and diffusers are born out of a lust for travel.

Borough Box BoroughBox is an incredible food & drink marketplace featuring the best independent, artisan & startisan producers from across the UK. We have hundreds of sellers on the platform, including ourselves, with a stunning gift collection featuring favourite foodie items from this talented bunch. From our warehouse in Bermondsey we dispatch gifts, bundles, office snacks and food subscription journeys throughout the UK and beyond.

BYBI Beauty by the founders of Clean Beauty Co

We are BYBI Beauty and great skin is kinda our thing. We produce 100% natural, vegan and cruelty free skincare to promote fresh, healthy, glowing skin, all day every day. We provide transparency and innovation in beauty to bring you high performance products that actually work.                           

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Aspinal The quintessentially British luxury lifestyle brand, Aspinal of London creates hand-crafted handbags and luxury accessories for both men and women. In addition the brand is well-known for their impressive collection of travel, office and business accessories plus remarkable leather stationery. Loved by the fashion conscious for their fashionable yet functional approach, Aspinal's range of exquisitely crafted products in sumptuous classic and chic contemporary designs, coupled with the brand’s personalisation and engraving service, make them the go-to to gift emporium, with something to suit every pocket, occasion and recipient.
Perfume Studio The Perfume Studio is a unique concept offering something truly different to enjoy.  We specialise in helping create your own bespoke individual fragrance that captures the essence of you.  Our Master Perfumer, Francois Robert has created our exquisite range of 21 blends sourced from the worlds finest ingredients across the fragrance spectrum so there is something for everyone. From sparkling Citrus top notes through to Fresh and Floral middle notes down to Musky, Amber base notes there is plenty to choose from. Our stylists will blend your fragrance there and then to take away and enjoy. Your unique blend will be registered to our library for future re-order.

1Rebel – GQ’s ‘King of Gyms’

At 1Rebel we offer highly intense fitness sessions against a backdrop of live entertainment or bespoke playlists curated and mixed by internationally acclaimed DJs. Our boutiques are built to a balance of beauty and function, with spacious changing facilities fully stocked with top-end grooming and skincare products, sports-luxe retail fashion zones, and post-grind workout smoothies tailored to your tastes. Our sessions involve 30 or 45 minutes of high intensity group fitness based around three concepts: RIDE, RESHAPE or RUMBLE. Top it off with a blow dry, braids, men's cut or wet shave courtesy of in-house Barber + Blow, paired with a superfood bellini from Remedy, the fully licensed 1R bar.

Ollie Quinn

Ollie Quinn is an eyewear brand offering high quality handmade, in-house designed eyewear at an affordable price. 

Our independence allows us to source the best materials from around the world, explore our passion for design and work with the best craftsmen to make our products. This approach allows us to keep the process easy, honest and open so we can offer all our frames at £98 which includes prescription lenses and all the essential lens coatings. 

Plus as part of our commitment to your eye health, we have certified optometrists in most of our boutiques. Book a 30-minute full eye health exam with OQ in store or online.

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Since being founded in 1707, Fortnum & Mason's name has become a byword for high-quality goods. Our experienced buyers insist on such quality in everything they source, whether it is a jar of artisanal honey or a hand stitched leather wallet. It is our mission and our pleasure to work with our clients so that they have the perfect product. The most iconic product we sell is our F&M stamped wicker, containing delectable goods from across the globe. We pride ourselves on creating the exact hamper a client's heart desires, whether it contains sumptuous chocolate, rose biscuits or a particular combination of mustards. No request is too large or too bizarre.

Troffle Troffle is a handmade chocolate company committed to surprising and delighting people with flavour. The small family-run business, based near Salisbury in Wiltshire, produces a delicious range of handmade chocolates – including vegan and gluten-free flavours – which are gift wrapped and delivered straight through the letterbox making sending and receiving super easy. Both the boxes and the chocolates themselves can designed with bespoke branding for the ultimate gift.
The Goodness Project

The Goodness Project is a highly regarded business offering high quality free-from gifts, hampers, subscription boxes and healthy supplies for busy offices. We deliver delicious healthy snack and fruit boxes to offices across London and nationwide. With us you can forget the morning snack dash or the 3pm queue at the vending machines for a chocolatey pick-me-up. Each of our Goodness box expertly curated by a nutritionist and includes protein bars, assorted nut mixes, plant-based snacks and so much more. The Goodness Project gives office managers the opportunity to choose a healthier, yet delicious option for their team, saving time and offering endless flexibility.'

paxon whitfield [square] Established in 1797, Paxton & Whitfield has been Britain's leading Cheesemonger for over 200 years, sourcing and maturing exceptional artisan cheeses from the UK and across Europe. Our counter is stocked with 150 delicious cheeses each day, plus crackers, chutneys and cheese accessories to tempt you. With a wonderful range of hampers, events and gifting options too, Paxton & Whitfield offers a one of a kind bespoke experience for any cheese-lover. We have shops in Jermyn Street, Chelsea, Bath and Stratford upon Avon, and we pride ourselves on quality and expertise in all that we do. As Winston Churchill once observed "a gentleman only buys his cheese at Paxton & Whitfield".
Stella and Dot

Stella & Dot is a luxury fashion brand boasting unique collections of jewellery, handbags, scarves and sunglasses, devised by celebrated New York designers – including Blythe Harris, who previously worked for Cartier, Louis Vuitton and Debeers. The celebrity-loved label has fans across the world and customers include Cheryl Cole, Kim Kardashian, Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Aniston, Amanda Holden, Mel B, and Katy Perry who have all been pictured draped in the designer jewels – even members of the British Royal Family are customers.

The brand is not available to purchase on the High Street and is only available exclusively through Independent Stylists and their online boutiques. 
Huntwood Associates

Huntwood Associates develop thinking, attitudes and behaviours. We understand what makes business tick and invest our time in helping our clients’ business achieve their objectives. People are the engine room of business. We build their skills, expand their thinking, and create positive change in behaviours to make their mark and accelerate career success

Our services include: Coaching for Executives and Managers, Team Coaching to drive peak performance, Management Development Programmes integrating psychometrics, workshops and coaching, Masterclasses in commercial skills such as negotiation, email pitching and personal development skills, Improving Wellbeing and Stress Management. Huntwood clients: Linked in, A&E, Prudential, Swarovski, PPA, Haymarket,TMDR


Marmalade Fine Jewellery is multi award winning a family run business based in Chiswick, West London. We specialize in bespoke diamond jewellery, eternity rings, wedding bands and engagement rings.

We design, make, repair, re-model, size, melt, buy scrap, value, re-string and insure, basically help and solve with all and any of your jewellery enquiries.

We’ve made jewellery for celebrities, the red carpet and society weddings as well as a number of team gifts corporate one offs and unique pieces for collections.

All the team are multi skilled professionals, who can assist in all manner of enquiries and well look forward to seeing you in-store soon.
Sweet Reason

The Sweet Reason Company provide afternoon tea treats for any occasion - everyone deserves a sweet reason to indulge. Our goal is to combine gourmet products and flavours to create a sweet treat we all want to receive. 

For any business, sending a personal message of appreciation can make a real impact, and get your brand noticed and remembered. Show your team and clients you care by sending a luxury gift with a difference…

Little Purple Book 2017 is proudly sponsored by: 

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