Scottish actor Sean Connery pictured sitting in the back of motor launch wearing blue shorts, white towel and scuba mask with French actress Claudine Auger during production of the James Bond film 'Thunderball' in the Bahamas in 1965.
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In the swim

Want to wear the most stylish swimming trunks this summer? Take a tip from Sean Connery in ‘Thunderball’

Swim shorts

Shopping: the five best men’s swim shorts

Short, svelte and stylish, swim shorts to take you from the surf to the lunch table


Mad about Margot

Fashion — and art — is having a Wes Anderson moment

The queen of haute jewellery

Dior jewellery designer, Victoire de Castallane brings a child’s greedy wonder to her fantastical creations

High jewellery pieces

Six fabulous pieces

Beautiful, bright and dazzlingly expensive, we look at the hottest rocks at the high jewellery collections

High summer hit-list

From the hottest shades to the coolest games, strike all the right notes this season

Lucy Kellaway sips a collagen cocktail at Askinology
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Lucy Kellaway samples collagen cocktails

Can you drink your worry lines away?

Designs by Creators Studios from the 1950s and 1960s

The studio that dressed America

Trail-blazing New York firm Creators Studios opens its archives

SS16 by N Hoolywood; Tim Coppens; Greg Lauren

New York menswear SS16 round-up

The city finally has a dedicated men’s fashion week. But does it compete? Charlie Porter reports

Jo Ellison

Grexit: How to dress for a eurodrama

If Grexit was a movie, what did the costumes of the eurozoners tell us about their role in the event?