Whether the NY Times, Vogue or the Coolhunter, Madonna is celebrated today on her birthday. Fearless, defiant, innovative, taboo breaker, singer, dancer, iconic, provocateur, discoqueen, the symbol of empowerment – her contribution is impressive and she remains as cool as ever ! Happy Birthday M.
Eat the bottle after drinking the water. This amazing invention turns algae into bottles. The algae can encapsulate any beverage, be it drinking water, soft drinks, spirits and even cosmetics.
The goal of this amazing invention is to eliminate the use of plastic bottles and cups.
Iris’ philosophy is the contrary of architecture “great” Mies van der Rohe’s quote but then who’s to contradict our favourite style icon ?
Marketing genius, Hefner left an impact on culture whether good or bad.
Opening of first Playboy Club in Chicago, 1960
Moncler Latest A/F 17-18 Ad Campaign featuring Liu Bolin and shot by Annie Leibovitz in Iceland
Moncler’s ‘Passion for Sport’ Campaign highlights the extraordinary and often times unseen side of extreme sports.
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A white chocolate shell forms a calendar on top of this year’s Häagen-Dazs Christmas cake by Italian interior designer Paola Navone.
The cake is the latest in the dessert company’s ongoing series of annual designer collaborations, which has seen them partner with Japanese studio Nendo, and Swedish design collective Front.
Last year’s Cloud by Front
2013 – Doshi Levien’s Moon
Airbnb has invited two prize winners to stay in one of Norway’s most iconic sites: Holmenkollen, an arena designed by JDS Architects that has hosted ski jumping daredevils for both the world championships and winter olympics. The San Francisco-based company has fully furnished the upper-most level as a cozy, yet expansive alpine retreat, with the apartment’s floor to ceiling windows allowing guests one of the best views imaginable of snow capped Oslo. source : design boom
London department store Selfridges has opened concept retail spaces free from gender directives, created by designer Faye Toogood. Fashion, beauty and lifestyle products in the dedicated areas are stripped of all branding. Meanwhile, clothing and accessories from over 40 brands is stored and displayed in plain garment bags and brown boxes, to “democratise” the merchandise and remove any assumptions about their target gender. source : dezeen
German photographer Michael Wolf, who previously captured the urban density of Hong Kong and the agony of commuters in a crowded train, has turned his lens on Paris.
my favourite ice cream…….