Explore New York of the 1960s and 70s with Evelyn Hofer who captured the life of the people inhabiting the city as well as the ever-expanding architecture.
Ancient Japanese rituals and traditions still exist. Geisha, samurai, monks, falconers – the modern practitioners of these roles help keep the culture alive.
As they say in Naples, “Vedi Napoli e poi muori! — See Naples and die!” One can’t blame a Neapolitan for never wanting to leave the city.
Pennsylvania-based outdoor brand Woolrich has collaborated with designer Daniëlle Cathari to revive its 80s label “The Woolrich Woman” – a line that has remained untouched for 40 years. With her playful subversion and out-of-the-ordinary design philosophy, the Dutch designer gives Woolrich’s outdoor style a truly modern makeover. Andrea Canè, global creative director at Woolrich, said in
Beach after sunset, cocktails and your favorite movies on the big screen – what else can be a better fusion? Whether you want a chill out night with friends, a romantic movie date or just a peaceful moment with yourself, this idea of “Movies under the stars” won’t let you down. There are several hotels
Heading to a bar with mates, how about escaping from the norm? Try Speakeasy! Speak what… you say? Well, speakeasy is a type of secret bar. This model appeared from the years 1919 – 1930, when the US government banned the sale of alcohol and other alcoholic beverages (Prohibition Era). To evade the police, bars
Following a strong start in New York, we’re now onto the second leg of fashion month in London. Beside highly anticipated designer collections by the likes of Victoria Beckham, Molly Goddard, Erdem, ect, London Fashion Week SS22 also welcomes emerging talent designers. Let’s temporarily forget about the street style and celebrity attendees, we’re here to
Save The Duck is an Italian sustainable brand with a strong commitment to create a product respectful of animals, environment and people. “As a B Corp and Benefit Society, we have always believed in the importance of respecting and protecting the ecosystem, setting out to stir the consciences of consumers and companies on environmental issues.”
Those who love high-end handmade goods in Vietnam must have their hats off to Leinné. This premium brand of hats and sedge bags is the brainchild of Mimi Minh Nguyen (Hai Minh). Growing up in a family with a sedge factory for big exotic brands, Mini Minh Nguyen more or less has a special affection
Plastic-Free Travel Covid 19 has brought havoc to the world’s economy and disrupted the way of life we have always known. However it certainly has a significant positive impact on the environment. It has also made us realize how the world could be if we did not have all these pollutants constantly being shoved into
UNIQLO U has released its latest fall winter 2021 collection. The fast fashion brand has been working towards a more sustainable approach, something that certainly deserves some appreciation. The French designer Christophe Lemaire has used reusable materials. Just because they are reusable does not necessarily means that they WILL be reused so no need to
Belgian menswear brand Arte Antwerp has launched its FW21 collection. Arte Antwerp is all about the fusion of contemporary artistic expression and subculture tendencies. For the Fall/Winter 2021 collection they took inspiration from a very distinctive and extraordinary movement of the art history, Art Nouveau which is called by different names in different European countries.
Every country appears to have one significant event on the annual calendar that claims to be the most prominent. However, with over 200 nations in the world, exploring them all is practically impossible for most of us – no matter how much we want to travel. We’ve narrowed it down to the absolute best events
Freshly established in 2020, Piki Poma is a Croatia-based fashion brand creating charming and captivating bags, shoes, and garments born out of a desire to “create things that will make your day and that you will pass on as a legacy.” In a society where thrown-away consumer culture seems to be burgeoning and the state
Viet Nam is home to a variety of world-class vegan restaurants. Whether you’re vegetarian, vegan, or just searching for plant-based dining options, it’s nice to have personal recommendations. That’s why Defuze Magazine has created this list, featuring the 10 best vegan restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City. Even curious carnivores should agree that the tasty vegan
BA VI ANNAM GARDEN The Resort Bright Sunflower yellow-colored walls of Ba Vi Annam Garden welcomed us in as we followed the narrow brick pathway down the hill. As we parked the bike and headed towards the dining area, we were surprised by the hustle and bustle. “It must be a good place if it’s
The background of the fashion movie “Corn Face” filmed by Jean-Baptiste Pouilloux revives the liberal, newfangled mood, concurrently conjures up nostalgia for a bygone era. Just like a childhood movie featuring the game hide-and-seek urging us to lie down on the sofa to watch, the clip spellbinding us with the allurement of the wild countryside
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Victoria Secret recently became succumbed to ‘woke culture’ so that things would be getting a lot better for their brand. They will no longer be employing the disgustingly attractive supermodels known as Victoria’s Secret Angels
EPHEMERAL SEAN SUEN SPRING SUMMER 2022 COLLECTION Ephemeral Sean Suen Spring Summer 2022 collection Sean Suen has not disappointed us with his Spring Summer 2022 collection. Minimalist, it might be, yet its unique sensual vibe does not fail to impress. It does not scream and shout to make itself noticed but almost seems indifferent to
ALOHA VALLEY VILLA HOMESTAY – SOC SON We love it when we turn up to a resort or a homestay that does not seem to wrestle with nature to make its mark but appears to make its place symbiotically in harmony with it. Aloha Valley Villa Homestay at Soc Son was one such place. Soc
Mens Linen Shirts by FAROS German men Linen shirts brand Faros Linen introduces its summer shirts made from the good old fabric known for its cooling and antibacterial properties. The Historical Fabric That Still Works Linen is known to be the oldest textile made by mankind. The ancient Egyptians valued it for its purity.
GAS SPRING SUMMER 2020 CAMPAIGN The Italian fashion brand Gas launches its Spring summer 2020 campaign. Model couple Federico Spinas and Marianne Bittencourt are the new faces of the campaign. The chemistry between them is visible both in the images and the video campaign. They walk around the city streets and hang around on the
MAISON WAT KOR BATTAMBANG Authentic hospitality and respect for nature and local culture are what makes Maison Wat Kor Battambang so special: The breezy shade of the lush green canopy of the trees, traditional architecture, a lake full of tulips, and mouth-watering local cuisine. What is not to love about Maison Wat Kor
NATURALLY ITALIAN Turin based Italian brand Brooksfield takes us to a virtual tour of its home. The romantic land that it is, plays a perfect host to Brookfield Spring Summer 2020 campaign. Now that most of us are in lockdown and the focus is to stay home and keep the social distance, it’s a good
Family – Filling Pieces SS20 campaign It all comes down to ‘Family’, doesn’t it? When all seems to be falling apart, when we experience loss and grief and pain, a passionate hug from our parents or siblings seems to be the only way to relieve the pain. Similarly, when we are ecstatic and jubilant, when
ANDERSEN BOUTIQUE HOTEL COPENHAGEN Andersen Boutique hotel Copenhagen is a luxurious accommodation in the heart of Copenhagen, Denmark. It is situated just a stone’s throw away from the central station. Located in the historical meatpacking district, Vesterbro which is now considered a trendy and chic area, the Anderson hotel has a history of its own.
Lemon by The North Face Urban Exploration by the North Face presents the latest SS20 capsule collection. Dubbed ” Lemon” it has been developed with the collaboration with Kazuki Kuraishi who has been working with North Face since a while. The collection is both for men and women comprising of 12 pieces of mix-and-match garments.
AKOIA ETHICAL CROCHET APPAREL interview by Caroline Louise Hamar Humba is the original name of the EastIndonesian island “Sumba” where the Indian Ocean laps at a west coast of untouched, sandy beaches lined with palm trees. But it is also the name of the new collection by Akoia swim; a Bali-based beach label. Analogue photography
.ANDREYKA THE BEACH YOGI written by Ed Aked Exploring southern Thailand in 2019 can easily give you the impression that traditional backpacking is no longer a possibility in this part of the world. Swathes of Western holidaymakers and backpackers come here every summer now, making that path-less-trodden a forgotten luxury which even the well off
NAVUTU DREAMS RESORT & WELLNESS RETREAT The terms of eco-friendly and plastic-free are used quite a lot in the tourism industry these days. It is great that the industry is finally realising its responsibility. It is encouraging to know that it is taking steps. to help reduce the environmental impact it has on the well-being
IMMIGRANT SOUL PAULINA GALLARDO “I am an immigrant soul who believes that experiences on my way will end up showing me my place in this world.” Paulina Gallardo is a Paris based photographer, filmmaker and peace journalist. She has captured the graffiti artists of Bosnia among other work. Her objective is to use her
Avanir Spring Summer 2020 campaign Running a Marathon is not everyone’s cup of tea. However, a 160 miles long marathon through the scorching day heat and frosty cold nights of the Sahara Desert is a completely different level game. It would test the limits of even the most resilient athletes. Hence Marathon des Sables is
“When I arrived here fifteen years ago, the town was a far cry from what you see today. None of the development was here. The dirt roads made this tiny village quite a secluded place. We helped develop this place for tourism. We wanted to provide opportunities for the local community sustainably so that it