Sean Connery shopping for clothes in 1967. These days James Bond would buy his knitted silk ties online

Of Mice and Menswear

Of the many sorrows bestowed upon man at the Fall, the most tiresome was his sudden compulsion to wear clothes.…

31 Mar 2012
Timeless: Vacheron Constantin’s Historiques Ultra-fine 1968

Heart on Sleeve

My father recently gave me one of his dress watches, one I’d never seen him wear other than in photographs…

31 Mar 2012

The Wish List

BRAND NEW HEIRLOOMS Clockwise from bottom left: late Victorian silver candlesticks, £520;  engraved Victorian celery vase, £90; engraved Victorian decanter,…

31 Mar 2012

Sacred Cow

In April, Tate Modern opens a Damien Hirst show that will be on display all the way through theOlympics, as…

31 Mar 2012