Vintage

Drafts

Collecting vintage barometers

The forecast is fair for unique, weather-predicting instruments that blend scientific ingenuity with aesthetic appeal, says Virginia Blackburn
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People

Paul Smith’s favourite chair

The British fashion legend likens his CAB chair, designed by Mario Bellini in 1977, to an old pair of jeans or a suede jacket that just gets better with use
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Furniture

Collecting American Studio Furniture

Dynamic, expressive, tactile: handcrafted American Studio Furniture of the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s, once all but forgotten, has exploded in cachet – and value, says Emma Crichton Miller
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