A Classic Combination and Where to Wear It
Black & white is a byword for cool and always in style. Whether it’s for the Oscars or summer holidays at the new Cheval Blanc in the Maldives, we select our favourite monochrome looks to create the ultimate capsule wardrobe for the events of the upcoming season.
Black & white is a byword for cool and always in style. Whether it's for the Oscars or summer holidays at the new Cheval Blanc in the Maldives, we select our favourite monochrome looks for the events of the upcoming season.
We take a spin in some of the latest vehicles to showcase new ideas in car design and technology, including the Mercedes Grand Turismo AMG, the remarkable Studio Job Land Rover and more.
Check-in (or dive in) to the Underwater Room at the Manta Resort on the paradise island of Pemba. Despite its modest accommodation, it offers the extraordinary experience of being submerged amongst a rich coral reef.
The most important Cartier exhibition yet is a dazzling show of over 600 pieces of jewelry, clocks, watches and objects that display the house’s signature aesthetic of “le style moderne”. Co-curator Laure Dalon selects her favourite pieces.
With a masterplan of 12 Frank Lloyd Wright structures, Florida Southern College is the largest single-site collection of his architecture. Remarkably, its thirteenth FLW building has just been completed with the recent construction of a 1939 design for a house.
Safe cycling is suddenly compatible with bouffant hairstyles with the launch of the impossible - an invisible helmet. Hövding cofounder Terese Alstin talks to us about her pioneering invention.
We tour an art-filled Sao Paulo residence created by Brazilian architect Isay Weinfeld for a couple of collectors who requested a structure that could accommodate private quarters as well as spaces for exhibitions.
Amin Jaffer, International Director of Asian Art at Christie's, talks with us about a staggering collection of Indian jewelry put together in just three years for a Qatari, and which is showcased in a new Assouline book.
Art of the Automobile is being billed as one of the most important automobile auctions ever. Taking place on November 21 and expertly curated by RM Auctions, 18 of the 34 vehicles are expected to fetch over $1 million.
Pritzker Prize-winning architect Zaha Hadid is making waves with a new yacht concept for Blohm+Voss that sees her signature sensational lines set sail in a 128m megayacht.
Hear Marilyn Monroe's seductive statement for the first time in previously unheard recordings that are at the heart of Chanel's emotion-filled Christmas advertising campaign.
The Pavilion of Art & Design (PAD) is unique in its mix of 20th-century design, paintings, photographs, tribal art and antiquities. From Marc Newson tables to Lucio Fontana slash paintings, we round up the London sales.
Who bought what and for how much at October's contemporary art fairs? We talk to the dealers at Frieze in London and FIAC in Paris, while showcasing the big ticket buys made by collectors.
Artists' editions offer a more accessible way to own an original artwork by a blue-chip artist. We take a look at the market for multiples and select our top 10 pieces from Phillips' upcoming Editions sale.
Clean lines and cutting edge ideas in architecture are re-imagined in tiny proportions for a new project that sees twenty leading architects commissioned to create a dolls' house that will be auctioned on November 11 in aid of KIDS
The creative disciplines of hat making, jewelry and fashion are fused in the avant garde creations of Japanese designer Maiko Takeda. We showcase the latest collection from the 2013 graduate of the Royal College of Art.
Cutting edge American fashion designer Thom Browne has turned things up a gear with a move from tailoring into the world of automobiles with a unique, all-chrome special edition of the Infiniti Q50.
British society author Nicholas Foulkes provides captivating insight into the historical heritage of travelling in international style in Swans: Legends of the Jet Society, published by Assouline.
We check-in at Cae a Claveles, a house, studio and small bed & breakfast in Spain's Sierra de Cuera mountain range is all but invisible being hidden within the undulating hills and covered in a roof garden.
The body-conscious silhouette and innovative techniques that were invented by fashion designer Azzedine Alaïa are celebrated in his first retrospective to take place in his adopted home of Paris. We take a tour.
An annual selling exhibition from Sotheby's that takes place in the grounds of the magnificent Chatsworth Estate sees 20 important pieces of sculpture available to buy or simply to view.
Designed around the soon to be available technology of a new generation of airships, the Aether Luxury Airship concept gives a glimpse of what the next golden age of travel might look like.
The signature style of Fiat heir and style icon Lapo Elkann is now available to buy in a new made-to-measure collection designed in collaboration with Gucci creative director Frida Giannini. We take a fitting.
The sculptural linear construction of Mario Kogan's latest Sao Paulo residence is the epitome of the new Brazilian architectural aesthetic for sexy, minimal and elegant houses. We take a tour of the spectacular Casa Lee.
An exhibition in Monaco timed to mark the 40th anniversary of the death of Picasso includes 101 paintings form the private collection of the Nahmad family.We take a tour of the show, including some of those Nahmad masterpieces.