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Britain’s best toyshops

Inject some originality into this year’s stockings with our guide to the best independent toyshops

29 Nov 2019

The best gadgets to buy this Christmas

Look no further for your essential gadget gift guide for 2019

28 Nov 2019

The gardeners’ gift guide

From spades to pots, here’s how to delight the gardener in your life this December

21 Nov 2019

Where to buy lights in London

Good lighting can transform a room. Lighting at home needs to be practical, of course, for reading, studying, cooking and…

18 Nov 2019

The best electric bikes: AnalogMotion AM1 Plus reviewed

The AnalogMotion M1 Plus delivers the dream electric commute without the hefty price tag

13 Nov 2019

The best electric bikes: VanMoof Electrified X2 reviewed

Both speedy and secure, this bike offers the dream commute – at a price

28 Oct 2019

What to wear on your bike this summer

From Copenhagen to Tokyo, designer cycling gear is popping up everywhere. Here’s how to look the part when cycling this summer.

8 Jul 2019

How to dress for the British summer

As Wimbledon shows us, looking smart at the same time as keeping cool is a fine art.

2 Jul 2019

How to create a romantic rose arbour

No matter the size of your outdoor space, create your own garden sanctuary with a scented arch

25 Jun 2019
Pentle Bay, Tresco, Isles of Scilly. Visit Isles of Scilly

Where to buy a coastal bolthole

Realising the dream of coastal property, either as a bolthole or main home, is getting trickier these days. Prices in…

20 May 2019

The best driving experiences

Have you had enough of rush-hour traffic jams on the morning commute? Fed up with your kids bickering in the…

1 May 2019

London’s Best Charity Shops

From Mulberry handbags to fashion PR cast offs, London’s charity shops are full of unique finds if you know where to look

10 Apr 2019

The six best commuter rucksacks

Whether you’re catching the train, cycling, walking or running to work, it’s worth investing in a bag that suits your…

20 Mar 2019
Arne Jacobsen cutlery from Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey

As seen on screen: where to find iconic objects from classic movies

How a sinister carpet from The Shining inspired a thriving business

28 Nov 2018
Amazon Echo Plus

Christmas 2018: The best new gadgets to buy

What a cornucopia of goodies to choose from! I’ve always had a weakness for high-tech gadgetry and here were some…

28 Nov 2018

Christmas 2018 Gift Guide

1 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona watch, £POA2 Cassandra Goad Conversacion green tourmaline and ruby pendant, £6,8903 Polly Wales stud…

28 Nov 2018

Timely Art

Some horophiles believe the art of the watch lies only in the mechanical heart that makes it tick. But for…

13 Jun 2018

Wish List: Luxury watches

Luxury watches

25 Apr 2018

Wish List: Luxury travel accessories

From sunglasses and suitcases to seriously impressive watches

21 Feb 2018

Christmas 2017 Gift Guide

TIME TO SHINE 1 Stone Paris Love Letter ring, £3,3602 Venyx World Rainbow Aton necklace, £5,5203 Cassandra Goad personalised gold…

29 Nov 2017

Wish List: Sparkling jewellery

Sparkling jewellery

20 Sep 2017
From left: Hublot Classic Fusion Racing Grey, £17,700; Boucheron Epure, £14,450; Zenith Pilot Type 20 Chronograph, £5,900; Bremont Supermarine Type 301, £2,995; Rolex Cellini, £14,250; TAG Heuer Autavia, £3,900

Wish List: Watches with wow factor

Watches with wow factor

14 Jun 2017

William Asprey: The best of British

The chairman of William & Son on the importance of heritage to the future of British luxury

14 Jun 2017

Wish List: Easter Jewels

Above 1. Theo Fennell fire opal and diamond orange blossom ring, £ 11,000 2. Cartier Amulette de Cartier ring, £2,120…

23 Mar 2017
Aidan Hartley takes aim with a Holland & Holland

Shopping for a gun? Aim high

On the shooting range, grouse moor or in the African bush, there’s nothing so much fun as a bespoke rifle or shotgun, says Aidan Hartley

18 Jan 2017

High-end headphones: can you get away with such a monstrously selfish treat?

Your ears really do deserve something like these

3 Nov 2016