IGNITION Light and sound Living room sculpture Art car Jaguars caught on canvas TIM LAYZELL ONLY PAINTS CARS And Jaguar is one of his favourite brands. With his paintings of the Le Mans-winning C-Type he won the British Racing Drivers Club art award. So it was a natural fit to paint the F-TYPE too, which, in his words, “is everything a sportscar car should be”. timlayzell.com home Improve your domestic scene via fresh car art, minimalist lighting, cool stereos, and statement storage. Then pay for the lot by investing in cheese and trainers If you had the foresight (and funds) to buy a Jaguar E-Type in 1971 for £15,000 (€18,900) and maintained it well, it could now shift for £55k (€70k). Experts also predict an annual increase in value of 10% Cash cows Invest with zest IN TIMES OF NERVOUS MARKETS and bursting bubbles there is no such thing as a safe investment. So instead of putting your money in boring things like real estate funds or annuity bonds you can also invest in some really nice goods. Here are our current favourite five: £15,000 +288 % WHISKY-A-GO-GO A bottle of Glenfiddich Snow Phoenix bought in 2010 for £63 (€80) can sell today for £111 (€140). If you fancy a sniff, in general, only invest in single malt varieties. Investing in a Rolex is always a safe bet. In 2005 a Daytona cost £4833 (€6100). Now they sell for £8160 (€10.300). FOSCARINI’S TUAREG LAMP by Italian designer Pietro Ferruccio Laviani connects the loose tinkering of a child experimenting with branches with superb industrial design. Jaguar recently put dozens of the lamps to good use in its Clerkenwell Design Week installation but at about £3000 (€3800) each, you might want to start with just one or two. foscarini.com NICE DRESSER The limited edition Montigny is designed to be the centre of attention in any room, price on request. chateaudelaresle. com/design-shop +413 % £63 +75 % +68 % +103 % £4833 £160 CLASSIC BT SPEAKER Streams music, looks stunning in walnut or ash, from £400 (€505). tangent-audio.com KICKS FOR A STARTER A pair of Nike Lebron X Crown Jewel bought in 2013 for £160 (€202) is now worth about £820 (€1033). £1000 A wheel of three-yearold Parmesan cheese will cost about £1000 (€1280). But store and ripen it in the right way and you can sell it as ‘Parmigiano extra stravecchione’ for £2070 (€2613). Bellissimo! PHOTOGRAPHY: PR (8); RDNZL/FOTOLIA 10 j THE PERFORMANCE ISSUE
Jaguar Magazine celebrates creativity in all its forms, with exclusive features that inspire sensory excitement, from beautiful design to cutting-edge technology.
In this issue, we explore the art of creativity from the Brazilian masters who devised the graceful art of Capoeira, to the Irish artists mixing new culture with old. You will also discover the creative line that links Victorian wallpaper to the iPhone. While the multi-talented actor and performer, Riz Ahmed, explains why it is the right time to reveal his true self to the world.
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