In an eerily precise prediction of social media mania and influencer culture, Andy Warhol quipped in the programme for a 1968 exhibition of his work that: “In the future, everyone will be world-famous
As assuredly as summer follows spring, so the annual Met Gala ball unveils a new peak in personal tailoring to which the rest of us must acclimatise in readiness for the inevitable onslaught of like-minded
The former country residence of the noble Palmieri family, Masseria Pettolecchia La Residenza dates back to the 1800s. Like many of the traditional masserias in this part of Puglia, it had fallen into
From weaving and ceramics to millinery and leatherwork to candles and cheese, London Craft Week is a celebration of everything handmade. And the annual event also shines a spotlight on the capital’s jewellery
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex yesterday welcomed their first child into the world - a royal baby boy. Informing the public of the news, Prince Harry said, "how any women does what they do is beyond In
"I don't believe in beige," says Kit Kemp. The hotelier and homeware designer is talking about the interior of her London home, to which the words 'neutral' and 'minimalist' could never apply. Since the
This year's Met Gala, held on Monday, May 6, is a celebration of all things camp. The exhibition theme, Camp: Notes on Fashion, taken from Susan Sontag's 1964 essay, is sure to result in some of the most
Organic forms and fantastical function: Processing Lichen And Other Matters exhibition at The New Craftsmen
If you know how to look for it, inspiration can be found everywhere, in the most unlikely of places. For designer Charlotte Kingsnorth, it was growing on a railing near her studio. Where other people walk
Things have gone strangely skew-whiff in one of the signature suites at Le Bristol in Paris. Part of the classically minded Oetker Collection, the storied palace-category hotel is one of the city’s grandest.
American actress Ali MacGraw has been unveiled as an ambassador for the iconic Chanel J12; the watch that won Baselworld. Almost 20 years since its creation, the timepiece has been reinvented for the day.
How #adventurous are you? If you’ve taken a gander at Instagram lately, you’ll be astounded at how many people’s travels involve #adventure. There was a time when that sentiment applied to writings of
The Saatchi Gallery gets set for its new art fair, and Islamic Art Week celebrates the Qajar dynasty
A new pop-up fair is to take place in the Saatchi Gallery at the end of June, coinciding with the established London season of auctions and art fairs. Focusing on modern and contemporary British and international
How the Cullinan Diamond, the world’s largest rough diamond, was cut into gems worthy of the Crown Jewels
The biggest gem-quality rough diamond the world has ever seen was discovered in a South African mine in January 1905. At 3,106 carats and measuring 10cm long and 6cm wide, it was so large that the manager