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Everyone can spot a investment bubble… the only mystery is when it will burst

The Investor’s Bookshelf: Charles P. Kindleberger’s Manias, Panics and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises

22 Sep 2016

Wish List: Stunning Pearl Jewellery

Stunning pearl jewellery

22 Sep 2016

Brexit: The payroll vote

Why Vote Leave by Daniel Hannan is full of well-researched detail that Brexit campaigners should know

11 Jun 2016

Heady times as the great hat revival takes off

Everyday headgear is no longer the exclusive realm of the eccentric and attention-seeking

11 Jun 2016

Wish List: Heirloom Watches

Time is money… so why not mark its passing with a classic heirloom watch?

11 Jun 2016

A festival for the fable-minded

The annual shindig at Port Eliot in Cornwall mines a rich local seam of myth and eccentricity

11 Jun 2016

The bottom spotter’s bible

Merryn Somerset Webb takes a look at Lessons from Wall Street’s Four Great Bottoms by Russell Napier

23 Mar 2016

The Wish List

Sparkling jewellery

23 Mar 2016

Fasten victim

Harry Mount asks why he now has to struggle to find a three-button suit

23 Mar 2016

Cool rider

Electra’s Townie is at the top of my christmas list

11 Dec 2015

Death as decor… the art of taxidermy

Want a statement snake or an upside-down giraffe on the ceiling? Here’s where to look

5 Dec 2015

Right on time

Beware being fashionably late or you may start losing your invitations

5 Dec 2015
A restored Perrin Frères pocket watch that began Michel Parmigiani’s career

The art of restoration

Luxury watch restorers have moved into creating their own high-end models

5 Dec 2015

How to buy pre-owned watches

The timepiece market is booming… here’s how to find a bargain that will hold its value

5 Dec 2015

We don’t belong in the EU’s evil empire

How scathing exposé The Rotten Heart of Europe revealed the true purpose of monetary union

The Wish List

Exclusive timepieces

5 Dec 2015

What went wrong with the Brooks Brothers shirt?

The classic button-down is no more – unless you know where to look

30 Nov 2015

Property: town mouse or country house?

What you could buy in London – and elsewhere for the same price

30 Nov 2015

The best of Notting Hill – now in Shepherd’s Bush

It isn’t just Westfield that has transformed W12

30 Nov 2015

Is inflation really a thing of the past?

The editor of Money Week re-reads When Money Dies by Adam Fergusson

26 Sep 2015

A toast to grape Britain

A Prosecco shortage? Maybe try Grape Britain.

23 Jun 2015
A Frank Gehry building at Paddy McKillen’s architectural theme park in Provence

The house collectors

Gathering bricks and mortar, rather than oil and canvas.

20 Jun 2015

Buck fizz

Surely it should be OK to dislike Champagne?

20 Jun 2015

Glass distinction

Was it the Russians? The Saudis? Or Elton John, who once received a florist’s bill for £293,000? Someone’s to blame…

28 Mar 2015
Dahlia’s design for a plane bed

Wings of desire

When Lewis Carroll created Alice’s wonderland, he sent his diminutive heroine down rabbit holes and through looking glasses and in…

28 Mar 2015
Lotus has now made the car that featured in The Spy Who Loved Me a reality

Future Shop

Believe it or not, the concept of the future is a recent phenomenon. Sure, the past offers up one or…

30 Nov 2014