Spectator Life – Style

The wish list

13 June 2015 9:00 am

Above. From left: Perpetual Calendar, £70,380, Patek Philippe; Altiplano Chronograph, £21,800, Piaget; Tonda 1950 Squelette, £30,000, Parmigiani Fleurier    From…

Dahlia’s design for a plane bed

My little oligarch: inside the playrooms of the 0.1%

28 March 2015 9:00 am

There is a growing market in fantasy bedrooms for very, very rich children

The Wish List

28 March 2015 9:00 am

Above. Clockwise from left: Sea urchin spine necklace, £525, Patrick Mavros; Daisy Tryst ring, £21,500, Theo Fennell; Chrysoprase Amulette de Cartier,…

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

James Delingpole says no thanks to James Bond gadgets

29 November 2014 10:40 am

How action films invented the modern world

Get through airports hassle free

29 November 2014 10:40 am

Fed up with airport security? Have your luggage delivered door-to-door

Prince’s Lodge at the Connaught hotel

Behind the scenes at Claridges

29 November 2014 10:40 am

Guy Oliver’s life in interior design, from Claridge’s to the Kremlin

Winner Arnold Schwarzenegger with Tom Parker Bowles and Mehmet Kurt

Smoking cigars with Schwarzenegger and Frasier

29 November 2014 10:40 am

What happened at Cigar Smoker of the Year

Driven by instinct

29 November 2014 9:00 am

Why driverless cars are so difficult to make

Primogeniture Chic

1 October 2014 8:00 am

The furniture entrepreneur Annabel Astor — who also happens to be the Prime Minister’s mother-in-law — describes her daughter’s design sense and says why she doesn’t care for ‘Oka Conservatism’

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

Of Mice and Menswear

1 October 2014 8:00 am

Websites for well-dressed men who’d rather not waste time in shops

Timeless: Vacheron Constantin’s Historiques Ultra-fine 1968

Heart on Sleeve

1 October 2014 8:00 am

A watch is often a man’s only emotional signifier

The Wish List

1 October 2014 8:00 am

Photography Tobias Harvey. Styling Huw Griffith

The Wish List

20 September 2014 10:40 am

Photography by Arthur Woodcroft. Set design by Kerry Hughes

One of the five Jaguar C-X75s ever built.

Green wheels: the new eco cars

20 September 2014 9:00 am

The sparkiest new ecoluxe supercars

The Rooftop Film Club on top of the Bussey Building in Peckham

Local cinemas are alive, well — and gorgeous

21 June 2014 4:00 am

A night at the cinema can be transporting

Save me from an Islington building nightmare

21 June 2014 4:00 am

I now know precisely how not to renovate a house

Fashion tips for Westminster

21 June 2014 4:00 am

London is finally getting the men’s fashion shows it has always deserved

Out & About

21 June 2014 4:00 am

Where to eat, drink and be seen this summer

The Wish List

21 June 2014 4:00 am

Photography by Arthur Woodcroft. Set design by Kerry Hughes

Escape from deco hell

30 March 2014 9:00 am

How Nicky Haslam rescued my sitting-room refurbishment project

Bespoke cars for the discerning petrol head

30 March 2014 9:00 am

Six routes for drivers prepared to pay dearly for a car like no one else’s

Cigar smoking has never been sexier

30 November 2013 10:41 am

People are being brought together by a shared love of cigars

The way to a man's heart is through his speaker system

30 November 2013 10:41 am

The new generation of ‘dock systems’ are the ultimate boys’ toys, allowing you to listen to music directly from the internet without compromising on quality

A sartorial service for hopeless men

30 November 2013 10:41 am

A web-powered personal shopping service promises to transform men’s style. But have they met their match in me?