DESIGN: LIVING IN A MATERIAL WORLD

Curated by Tony Chambers, Editor-in-Chief of Wallpaper* Sotheby’s London, 17 October 2017 This October, Sotheby’s will present ‘Living in a Material World’, an auction dedicated to exploring how leading designers have employed materials in new and cutting-edge ways. Covering the full spectrum of post-war and contemporary design, the exhibition will be curated by Tony Chambers, […]

Acoustic Tailoring from Harris Tweed & Linn Series 5

Kingsman, erm sorry, Huntsman plays host to British-made music system styled in iconic Harris tweed. In the hushed and elegant surroundings of one of Savile Row’s finest tailors – location for the Kingsman spy movie, we were treated to London Grammar’s track Hey Now, with remarkable studio quality sound on Linn Series 5 speakers clad […]

Bowie: Photographs by Steve Schapiro

“David said to wish you all the best with this project,” replied Bowie’s assistant in October 2015, when Steve Schapiro wrote asking for a small text contribution to this volume reproducing their epic photo shoot in Los Angeles from 1974. “We look forward to the book next Spring! [of 2016].” Bowie, by 1974, was evolving […]

Mr David Beckham for Mr Porter

This week’s edition of the MR PORTER Journal features Mr David Beckham; The former professional footballer talks to us about fatherhood, the importance of personal style, his involvement with UNICEF and his upcoming cameo in the release of new short film Outlaws. In an exclusive shoot and interview, David models a selection of Belstaff’s FW15 […]

FASHION: Anyone for Tennis? Ted Baker Summer Pop Up #AceTed

Trust Ted to get it right for summer – strawberries and cream and a spot of tennis. Now working with English tennis number one James Ward, Ted Baker has also served up these ace pieces at a pop-up in Westfield White City. There’s all sorts of gear from sports holdalls, socks and baseball caps to great print […]

TRAVEL: Hidden Paris – Two Day City Break

It’s great to find somewhere different in one of the most visited cities in the world, Paris. Tucked away behind the Panthéon on the  hill Montagne Sainte-Geneviève to the south of the Seine is Rue Mouffetard – a remnant of a 2000-year-old  Roman road and still a bustling market from Tuesday to Sunday morning.   Starting from Censier-Daubenton metro station there […]

Ted Baker SS15 Phormal Collection

Ted’s SS15 Phormal collection lloks like a mesmerising mix of polish and panache, with a palette of candyfloss pinks, pastel and sky blues, painted across suiting. Ties and pocket squares ad flourish with a pop of colour that’s signature to Ted. Love, lovr the yellow flowers and pistachio green suit. Summer wedding anyone?

Who’s Who of Creative New York and Los Angeles for the US Launch of COS

To mark the launch of clothing brand COS in the US, film maker Aaron Rose has created ‘The Bubble’ and its response, ‘Drive Time’ by Petra Collins on the similarities and differences in New York/Los Angeles creative culture. Think New York as a dynamic bustling and brooding metropolis, Los Angeles the sunny, laissez-faire counterpart, home to fledgling talent and […]

Bond Street Festive Illuminations Pay Homage To The Peacocks of Fashion

These are the ones I’ve been waiting for. Tantalising white peacock feather crowns. Would they be icy white like the baubles on Oxford Street or more colourful like the bulbs on Carnaby Street? Tonight we found out. And it’s a bit of both. Icy plumes and prisms of colour. Inspiration for the 2014 new festive illuminations […]

FASHION: Ted Baker Goes Global

Ted Baker is about to launch the newest chapter of its Global collection, a premium, limited edition capsule collection of menswear suiting and separates.  This new collection features butter-soft leather alongside lavish but relaxed Mongolian cashmere, Italian crafted shearling outerwear. Tailoring is sleek, accented by hand crafted accessories and trims sourced from Pisa. Shop for Ted Baker  […]