Hollywood’s pay-list

An increasing number of film stars are accepting fees to wear a brand’s designs or jewels at the Academy Awards and other red-carpet events

Sea monsters

Superyachts may be the ultimate symbol of conspicuous consumption, but they are also sculptures that celebrate engineering and craftsmanship

Flying colours

Two collectors of vintage airline uniforms talk about the evolution of style in the skies

Grand illusions

Paris fashion brand Maison Martin Margiela is moving into hospitality by redesigning 17 of the 57 rooms in the Hotel La Maison Champs-Elysées

Brand palaces

The Palazzo Versace on the banks of Dubai Creek is the latest example of the rise of designer property in the emirate