Design

By Tempus | 28 Jan 2022

The best watches from Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) unveiled its 2021 prize list of award-winning timepieces on 4 November. The foundation honoured contemp... Read More

By Tempus | 27 Jan 2022

Hublot launches collection of novelties at LVMH Watch Week

This week marks the third edition of LVMH Watch Week, one of the most prestigious dates in the watchmaking calendar, during which the group's four watchmaking Maisons show... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 26 Jan 2022

High fashion: behind the wheel of the Rolls-Royce Black Badge Ghost

Much secrecy surrounded the launch of the new Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Black Badge Ghost. Press embargoes and NDAs were in abundance when I first saw the car on static display in a Wimbledon d... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Jan 2022

Panerai unveils partnership with extreme adventurer Andy Torbet

Luxury watchmakers Panerai have announced a unique partnership with famed extreme adventurer and stuntman Andy Torbet, this week unveiling the explorer as a Friend of the Brand. Torbet ... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 20 Jan 2022

Remote revival

With long-haul destinations now opening back up to UK travellers, we can at last return to some of our favourite far-flung idylls – not least the Maldives. As resorts emerge from a challenging 1... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 15 Jan 2022

Finding their muse

For an industry so rife with creativity and innovation, the world of design is one that often finds even its most accomplished practitioners slip into cliché when describing their approach; or, wors... Read More

By Nick Hendrix | 14 Jan 2022

The heart of the action

Back in 1948 the 9th Duke of Richmond had the brilliant idea to transform the perimeter road of the airfield on his Goodwood Estate into a racetrack. 73 years later, this playful notion has led to som... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 13 Jan 2022

Buttoned up: a chat with Jenson Button

For a hefty chunk of the 21st century, Jenson Button was the face of British Formula One. Unassuming and polite off the track yet ruthless on it, he played a key role in revitalising the sport among t... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 12 Jan 2022

Driving the future: a look at Rimac’s new all-electric hypercar

“If you’re a luxury car company, you could have more from the entertainment system or, if you’re in a sports car like a McLaren you could go to a track and let the car drive you,&rdq... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Jan 2022

Vacheron Constantin launches Les Cabinotiers Grande Complication Bacchus

Vacheron Constantin has announced the release of a stunning new one-off model dubbed the Les Cabinotiers Grande Complication Bacchus. This double-sided wristwatch comprises 16 complicat... Read More

By Tempus | 31 Dec 2021

Five of the hottest new hotel openings for 2022

It's coming to the end of another uncertain year, and whilst travel has been rocky, it hasn’t stopped brands and developers from designing for the future and so the new year in sight comes w... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 23 Dec 2021

Burberry blazes a trail for circular fashion economy

The UK retail market just got a whole lot more interesting with Burberry’s move into the rental sphere. In good news for shoppers and the environment, the iconic British brand has teamed up with... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Dec 2021

Iconic Italian car manufacturer De Tomaso announces The Paradigm Thread

You’d be forgiven for not having heard of De Tomaso already. When the newly reformed company unveiled its P72 supercar at 2019’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, there were more than a few curi... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Dec 2021

Silent-Yachts launches stunning new model featuring innovative kite system

Electric yacht manufacturer Silent-Yachts has become the first boat builder to date to design and build boats for the use of a kite sail system with the unveiling of the SILENT 60 solar powered c... Read More

By Tempus | 06 Dec 2021

Panerai adds two new models to its Chrono Complicazioni collection

Iconic Italian watch manufacturer Panerai has added two stunning new models to its Chrono Complicazioni collection, a watch family characterised by a combination of high-tech materials, complex c... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Dec 2021

Former London landmark converted into 125-room Raffles hotel

The Old War Office, one of London’s most historic landmarks, has been converted into luxury hotel owned and operated by Raffles Hotels & Resorts, which is due to open in late 2022 ... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 01 Dec 2021

Villa Copenhagen: a love letter to design

In the pantheon of municipal buildings found in any typical conurbation, which - if any - are the most romantic? Is it the mayor’s office, with its mysterious, emotionally austere political mach... Read More

By Tempus | 24 Nov 2021

Zenith and SJX unveil Chronomaster Revival "Poker Chip" model

Zenith and SJX Watches has launched a sleek reinterpretation of one of the brand’s most famed vintage watches with the Chronomaster Revival “Poker Chip”, inspired by t... Read More