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WEAR Dodo Bar Or is the vibe I’m working this summer

WATCH The documentary Down to Earth will truly change your world perspective

BUY Wildsmith is Heckfield

Place’s (due to open this autumn) beauty range. Stock up now

When you’ve been working for six decades and you still don’t what you want to be best remembered for, you might hope that you’ve just been enjoying the journey not worrying about its destination. After all, the final stop is death (at least for now) so you could argue that it really doesn’t matter at all; living in the moment is what it’s all about. Hats off then to Chris Moore, the legendary catwalk photographer who’s been behind the red rope of the fashion industry since the 1960s and, at the ripe old age of 84, is still very much there. With an upcoming exhibition at The Bowes Museum in County Durham, I talked to him about his favourite fashion moments, which of his photographs he’d save from a fire and who was his favourite supermodel (p104).

Poldark has become something of a Cornish equivalent to Game of Thrones, attracting 6.1m viewers for the last season and bringing on a host of talent to create an ensemble cast, headed up, of course, by Aidan Turner and Eleanor Tomlinson. Ellise

SEE Paul Simon’s Homeward Bound, the farewell tour... he will be missed

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Chappell was plucked from relative obscurity to play Morwenna and as the fourth series returns to our screens this month, the gamine actor tells us about joining the Poldark family (p100).

This being our special watch issue, Simon de Burton takes a timely look at the rather esoteric world of haute horlogerie to find out its latest news. Green watches are a thing this year, apparently (p80), as is the fact that watchmakers are producing more and more complications for women (they used to think we only wanted quartz movements...). He also takes a wry look at which brands have signed up which celebs to propogate their message; see if you can play our game of pairs on page 92 and match the celeb with the watch.

You might associate Norfolk with its endless beaches, big open skies and Sandringham, but it’s also a hotbed of entrepreneurialism, where brands have HQs on historic estates and the daily commute might be a 10-minute walk across a field. Rosalyn Wikeley investigates this new breed of bucolic business owner (p110).

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