Antiques

By Tempus | 25 May 2020

7 of the world's most famous hotels share their secrets

From the invention of red velvet cake and secret underground railway lines, to accidental architecture and unsuccessful royal dating, these surprising facts will shed a new light on some of the world&... Read More

By Tempus | 19 May 2020

This antiques expert shares her tips on finding rare and vintage pieces for classic interior style

Holly Johnson Antiques has been supplying valuable antiques to her high-profile clients in the UK and America – including the likes of Oprah Winfrey, Janet Jackson, chef... Read More

By Tempus | 13 May 2020

These historic listed houses are the ideal Autumn getaway for supporters of the National Trust

As presenter Alan Titchmarsh currently explores the hearts of Britain’s historic homes with the Secrets of the National Trust on Channel 5, the National Trust has shared the ... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 10 Feb 2020

How the sustainability trend is inspiring HNWs to breathe new life into heirloom furniture

In today's technological age, when we're no longer surprised by driverless cars and our speakers are speaking back to us, it's easy to feel like we can't survive without the latest pie... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 08 Jan 2020

These luxury countryside destinations are bringing the best of active holidays closer to home

IN THE COUNTRY When we think of luxury travel, too often we look to far-flung destinations for our adventures. While jungle trails and mountain hikes are milestones for every traveller, sometimes ther... Read More

By Rose Adams | 06 Jun 2018

Barnebys report shows female artists are dominating the investment market

When it comes to investments that go the distance we may soon be calling time on watches, jewellery and motors and looking to the world of art instead, as a new report by auct... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 May 2018

Explore the Cotswolds in style with a McLaren supercar adventure

When it comes to speeding away from the pressures of business, there's nothing quite like taking a supercar to the picturesque English countryside in the summer months. And now bespoke travel comp... Read More

By Rose Adams | 03 Apr 2018

Proof there’s never been a better time to invest in watches

It may seem a given that young entrepreneurs would seek out the most contemporary watch models on the market, but in fact leading auction search engine Bar... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 18 Dec 2017

Watch: Tempus explores the London Silver Vaults for a unique Christmas centrepiece

Nestled underground beneath Chancery Lane are the London Silver Vaults, the largest collection of fine and antique silver in the world, with unique items dating from the 1600s to present day. It's... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 02 Nov 2017

Calling all art collectors – imitation really is the best form of flattery

When it comes to investing in art, the Ming and Qing dynasty ceramics of East Asia have long been considered among the most valuable and popular collectible items. But for Dr Nicole Chiang, curator at... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 01 Nov 2017

Oscar-winning costume designer Alexandra Byrne on 'feisty' Daisy Ridley and dressing up a Murder on the Orient Express

From Cate Blanchett's Elizabeth I to Benedict Cumberbatch's Doctor Strange, Oscar-winning costume designer Alexandra Byrne is known for realising even t... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 25 Oct 2017

Conserving a masterpiece: Old Royal Naval College's William Palin on the challenges of preserving Thornhill's Painted Hall

Art and architecture are rarely so perfectly intertwined as in Sir Christopher Wren’s famous London buildings – from St Paul’s Cathedral to Kensington Palace – but for architec... Read More