Word of Mouth: Paris

From natural wine bars to sophisticated accommodations, some of our favorite spots in the City of Light

Like any dynamic city, Paris is ever-evolving. As frequent visitors, we try to keep up with all cultural developments. While we remain faithful to our beloved stalwart bars and restaurants, there are always new or undiscovered venues to visit—be it bars, cafes, galleries or places to rest your head. Some of the selections in this guide aren’t secrets, but have been renovated or reinvented, others …

Word of Mouth: Local’s Guide to Miami

As the art world descends on the sunny South Florida city, these places will stay authentic

The city of Miami‘s cultural offerings continue to expand and advance at a rapid pace. As many members of the global arts community make their way down this week, it’s increasingly evident that Miami warrants more than one visit each year. There’s power in the local museum and artist scenes, creativity throughout the food and drink options, and plenty of passion binding everything in between. If …

Inside Pittsburgh’s Newly-Renovated Detective Building

Schoolhouse, The Bureau and Beauty Shoppe now call the landmark property home

Within Pittsburgh‘s Detective Building, blocks from the Ace Hotel, design agency Schoolhouse (who counts the aforementioned hotel as a client) has set up a new retail space—their first in over a decade. Brian Faherty, the brand’s founder, started the business with a bit of good fortune; he discovered a hoard of cast-iron glass shade molds in an abandoned factory and subsequently refurbished them to working condition. The style stuck …