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Demand curve

Why doesn’t Hermès want you to buy their amazingly expensive bag? Brooke Unger gets his head round the economics of the world’s most desirable accessory

Nice Threads

From Nehru jackets to palazzo pants, Suket Dhir is weaving Indian style into modern menswear. Luke Leitch listens to the award-winning designer as he spins a yarn

Peripheral Visions

The key to individual style is found in the extremities. These accessories will draw admiring glances from top to toe

A sharp act

Slipping into a costume helps an actor get into character. Offstage, these players express themselves in this season’s smartest suits

Fit for purpose

Paula Gerbase’s designs incorporate Savile Row exactitude and a fascination with the potential of new fabrics. Jessica Bumpus steps into her studio

The fine art of millinery

Stephen Jones’s hats are beautiful and witty objet d’art. Luke Leitch doffs his cap to an extraordinary milliner

Designer frames

The fashion designer Thom Browne has put the suit centre stage. Can he do the same for those often-overlooked objects, frames and mirrors? 

China’s designers

China, the world’s most voracious consumer nation of luxury goods, has discovered a fresh source of covetable high fashion – home