Tribe Coffee + BMW Motorrad South Africa

A specialty cafe within a motorcycle dealership makes for an exciting lifestyle hybrid

by Chérmelle D. Edwards The connection between coffee and motorcycles is a natural fit; adrenaline rushes aside, both cultures attract deeply devoted fans that enjoy conversing about machines, nuances and destinations. The latest place in Cape Town to combine these two passions is at the BMW Motorrad dealership, which is serving up fresh brews from Woodstock’s Tribe Coffee Roasters. The collaboration began when BMW Motorrad …

Knowlita + Henry Hargreaves’ Coffee Cups of New York

Illustrated prints of the food photographer's favorite designs

In June, photographer Henry Hargreaves debuted a wildly successful side project: Coffee Cups of the World. On a dedicated website, he released a series of images documenting coffee cup branding from his travels to cafes around the world. The photographs paid close attention to something so commonplace that it’s oftentimes overlooked. Each visual offered insight into the daily lives of regulars, or those passing through. …

Marcy & Myrtle by Harbor Projects

Once intended to be just the design firm's office, this Brooklyn space is now also a cafe

by Chérmelle Edwards At the intersection of Marcy and Myrtle avenues in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn stands a new cottage-like coffee shop of the same name, Marcy & Myrtle, by interior architecture and design build firm Harbor Projects, and one of its partners’ daughter, Shaina Schochet. Harbor Projects took over the space—which was once a tire store—with the initial intent of using it as a Brooklyn office …