Jean Paul Gaultier

Design trends: racetrack chic

Racetrack chic adds glamour to London homes as the movie Rush packs cinemas with its story of the rough-edged rivalry between James Hunt and Niki Lauda

The luggage look

The desire to evoke the golden age of travel — when the journey was said to be better than the arrival — seems to be spreading as contemporary furniture designers turn to vintage luggage for homeware inspiration