Style

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

What Prince Harry can learn from Meghan’s style

Marrying into the royal family has not made Meghan Markle any sort of chattel, as John Bercow would say, to…

2 Apr 2019

How to smoke a pipe

Old fashioned mindfulness: why pipe smoking is a portal to tranquility in a frenetic world

29 Mar 2019

The Art of the Garden: Pierre Bonnard’s Mimosas

In Bonnard’s dazzling ‘The Studio with Mimosas’, an energising, diagonal sweep of rich lemon fills over half the canvas. The…

21 Mar 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

How to master country dressing

Ensure you blend in on a country weekend with the sartorial wisdom of Tom Chamberlin

6 Mar 2019

Forget London Fashion Week, head to the galleries for inspiration

As designers prepare final tucks and tweaks for London Fashion Week, we’ll soon be hearing what inspired their collections. Among…

14 Feb 2019

How to smarten up Boris

A pressed suit and a trip to Savile Row would do wonders for Boris ahead of a potential leadership race

30 Jan 2019

How to master smart casual

This contradictory dress code can lead to much befuddlement as to what to wear

22 Jan 2019

The Cult of Decluttering

Our obsession with tidiness is both compelling and frightening

11 Jan 2019

How to choose a piece of art for your home

From framing to feature walls, Deborah Allan shows you how to find art to suit all spaces – big and small

9 Jan 2019

Bed linen: how to ensure a good night’s sleep

Lara Prendergast on why we should all be perfectionists when it comes to beds

2 Jan 2019

I’m bewitched by my watch

This year I fell in love. The object of my affection wasn’t a boy — rather a gift from one.…

28 Nov 2018
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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

Six of the best Christmas flower courses

Take your decorations up a notch by learning how to make stunning wreaths and festive floral arrangements

26 Nov 2018

Forget ‘fancy little knickers’, Marks & Spencer should be proud of its big pants

Women everywhere know M&S’s full briefs are the real must-haves

23 Nov 2018

In praise of brown furniture

Is the trend for old fashioned furniture built to last?

13 Nov 2018

The best artisan workshops

From breadmaking to calligraphy, people across the country are giving old school pursuits a go

Old-fashioned barber shops are booming

Traditional barbers are making the most of a rise in male vanity

19 Sep 2018

Tesla’s new Model X is brilliant – and bizarre

Everything Elon Musk does – including this car – is borderline insane

19 Sep 2018

Terry O’Neill captured celebrity from the start

His photographs defined the democratic post-war age. Stephen Bayley hears the stories behind previously unseen pictures

19 Sep 2018

Maggi Hambling: ‘You can’t make art without love’

The outspoken artist talks to Mary Wakefield about letting go, drinking in Soho — and why we should be rude to friends

19 Sep 2018

The smartest pyjamas to nod off in

Stylish nightwear for men and women by the new wave of independent British pyjama-makers

29 Aug 2018

Can the internet really take the pain out of menswear shopping?

Companies claim the perfect fit is available at the click of a button, but tedious shopping trips might not be a thing of the past just yet

9 Aug 2018

Why have we whitewashed outlandish interiors?

House-hunting was getting James Innes-Smith down – until he discovered an outrageously designed gem from the 1970s

9 Jul 2018