Unsettle + Company's Commuter II Series
Three bags in one kit, for all your expected (and unexpected) activities
The idea for Unsettle + Company's Commuter II Series began with practicing yoga—specifically the desire to find a practical and well-designed way to lug around a yoga mat—but turned into a collection of bags for everyday commuters. The three-piece...
Interview: Songwriter, Producer + Multi-Instrumentalist Dan Wilson
Examining the illustrious career of a truly prolific pop penman
It's impossible to weave the accomplishments of Dan Wilson into a simple introduction. But his forthcoming album Re-Covered offers a nice snapshot of the sonic landscape. Wilson might not be a household name, but the works he's delivered as a singer...
"Letters to Andy Warhol" Traveling Exhibition
Cadillac House sets up shop in the Deutsches Museum before moving on to Dubai
by Nicolas Stecher The Cadillac-produced, traveling "Letters to Andy Warhol" exhibition is now calling a small but opulent wing of the grand Deutsches Museum home, under the title of Cadillac House Munich. One of the more well-received private...
Kibrono's Kimono-Inspired Outerwear For All Genders
Conceived from friendship, made in LA, and designed for various uses
by Rachel Ciandella Lucas Allen and Blake Landis, founders of Kibrono, traveled together not long after an introduction from mutual friends. While on the trip they found themselves enjoying loose, flowing garments which they’d borrowed...
How and Why Converse Redesigned Their Logo
We speak with Adam Cohn, VP Global Brand Design, about the subtle but significant update
It’s possible you haven’t seen the new Converse logo, but it’s also possible you’ve seen it and not even realized it’s new. That’s because the redesigned mark draws inspiration directly from the brand’s heritage and uses elements that have been in...
Samatha Urbani, Nine Inch Nails, Ash Shakur and more in this week's music
Samantha Urbani: Hints And Implications From her highly anticipated debut solo EP Policies Of Power, Samantha Urbani's '80s-inspired jam "Hints And Implications" is utterly addictive. With plenty of retro touches (including power riffs and that drum...
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Link About It: This Week's Picks
Art made from garbage, a Star Wars hotel, Japan's cute drone and more in our look around the web
1. Mobile Architecture's New Radical Homes There's more to mobile housing units than the trailer category. As design writer Rebecca Roke notes in her new book "Mobitecture: Architecture on the Move" (published by Phaidon), everything from floating...
RHA Festival, Punta Mita
Mexico's newest boutique event adds luxury to the equation
by Nicolas Stecher With boutique music festivals now a booming business, Mexico's four-day RHA Festival organizers knew there had to be something more. Of course, the musical talent was carefully selected for the stunning location, but RHA...
FOOD + DRINK
Champagne Pommery's "Louis Meets Poppy"
A short film and signature cocktail from the prestigious French house as they launch their first California sparkling wine
Maison Pommery's played an innovative role in the Champagne market since 1874—when Madame Pommery (wife of then deceased founder Louis Pommery) invented Brut Champagne. In more recent years, Pommery's graced guests of the estate with exemplary...
Arc Phone Case's Advanced Ergonomics
A multifunctional X-shaped wrap for iPhones, Androids and the Google Pixel
In the phone case product category, just about everything feels as if it's been addressed, from waterproof and indestructible to bedazzled and novelty. And yet, the Arc Case—on Kickstarter now—doesn't look like any other and incorporates the functionality...
FOOD + DRINK
Behind the Profile of Rémy Martin Cognac
Guiding 900+ growing partners toward the best eau de vie and ultimately a refined spirit
With cognac consumption on the rise around the world—including key markets like the US and China—an exhausted image of snifters in the hands of grandparents has been shed. Many consumers look to celebrities for recommendations. Some may even look back...
TRNK’s Debut Furniture Collection
The NYC-based retailer has designed Truss, their own range of home goods
Self-described "home enthusiasts," TRNK's co-founders Tariq Dixon and Nick Nemechek believe that your home is about self-expression and should be a sanctuary. After years of TRNK blending storytelling, editorial and commerce online it makes perfect...