Spectator Life – Style

Dream machine: test-driving the Aston Martin Rapide S

30 November 2013 10:41 am

To get behind the wheel of an Aston Martin will ruin ordinary driving for you for ever

Primogeniture Chic

2 October 2013 12:09 pm

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’

The man who dressed Bing Crosby, Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier and Dirk Bogarde

21 September 2013 9:00 am

How was it that Huntsman, the great English tailor, was adopted by the crème de la crème of 1950s Hollywood?

What we wear on our fingers and around our necks says a lot about us

21 September 2013 9:00 am

We wear our lives on our fingers and around our necks – the emotional power of jewellery

Racing super-yachts is a tough job, but someone’s got to do it

21 September 2013 9:00 am

Racing super-yachts in the Virgin Islands with the Italian fashion house Loro Piana is a tough job, but someone’s got to do it

The Wish List

21 September 2013 9:00 am

Left to right: diamond and citrine in yellow gold basket ring, £3,500, Annoushka; Sevillana ring in 18k gold with lapis…

Mud, madness, music — and mattresses

22 June 2013 9:00 am

There is now a festival – big or small – to suit absolutely everyone

Angela-Missoni (photo by Olymcom Spa / Rex Features)

Missoni’s mission

22 June 2013 9:00 am

The head of the Italian fashion dynasty talks about keeping it in the family

Annoushka Ducas’s latest artistic collaboration at her shop in Chelsea, above, is with Nathalie Hambro

The jeweller’s art

22 June 2013 9:00 am

Jewellery maker Annoushka Ducas is an art connoisseur whose shop is also a gallery

The Wish List

22 June 2013 9:00 am

Windsor Without Palaces

30 March 2013 9:00 am

A Florida estate that is part town, part country club

Three Ways To Reinvent The Wheel

30 March 2013 9:00 am

Most bikes have looked pretty much the same since the 1890s. That’s no reason yours should

Free Range

30 March 2013 9:00 am

An amazing invitation to Morocco to try out a new all-terrain car

The Wish List

30 March 2013 9:00 am

Katharine Hepburn dressed as a boy in the movie Sylvia Scarlett, 1935

So Macho

1 December 2012 10:41 am

Androgyny is back, so it’s time to beg, borrow or buy your other half’s wardrobe

A very valuable wrist: Steve McQueen on the set of Le Mans wearing the Heuer Monaco

Track Times

1 December 2012 10:41 am

Chronographs and motor sport are made for each other

The Wish List

1 December 2012 10:41 am

Photography by Dennis Pedersen1 Dew-drop earrings, £170, GEORG JENSEN;2 Chronomatic J12, from £10,500, CHANEL; 3 St Moritz Big Bang, £9,400,…

F for Fabulous

1 December 2012 9:00 am

Jaguar’s new model is a beauty, but will it surpass the E-Type?

The World in an Oyster

22 September 2012 10:40 am

Pearls aren’t just for Sloanes– they can be the keyto timeless elegance

Built to Last

22 September 2012 10:40 am

Tim Gosling’s interiors are designed never to go out of fashion

Slice

22 September 2012 10:40 am

From facial harpooning to laser treatment, the more pain cosmetic surgery causes the younger you’ll look

No Baggage

22 September 2012 10:40 am

Oh, the satisfaction of travelling light

The Wish List

22 September 2012 10:40 am

Photography Dennis Pedersen

A Stitch in Time

23 June 2012 10:40 am

Why Suzannah Crabb is a fashion saint

Angelina Jolie with jeweller Robert Procop

Rock Stars

23 June 2012 10:40 am

How celebrities took over jewellery design