All posts filed under: Out & About

Copenhagen: City of Design

Copenhagen is a city bursting with the very best in design, be it fashion, homewares or incredible architecture. Its faultless Scandinavian core is evident in each and every store. These are our top 5 retail highlights: Hay House You’ll find this store in every Copenhagen shopping […]

In Homage at The Skarstedt Gallery

The Skarstedt Gallery on Old Bond Street is currently displaying a succinct exhibition of works from contemporary and modern heavyweights. As the title suggests, the arrangement and curation is based around the influence and inspiration of artists’ counterpart muses. Each of the selected works is […]

Jimmie Durham: Traces and Shiny Objects at The Parasol Unit

Jimmie Durham’s ‘Traces and Shiny Evidence’ is currently on show at The Parasol Unit’s foundation for contemporary art. Spread over the space’s two floors and thus completely filling it, there is a dichotic relationship between the works shown on the ground and first floor levels. […]

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Digital Revolution at the Barbican

The Barbican Centre’s sprawling technological celebration that is its 2014 summer exhibition is possibly one of the most exciting exhibitions London currently has to offer. The diversity in content is in part responsible but it is really the almost wholly interactive nature of the display […]

Berlin Retail Highlights

BDA London’s Berlin store highlights for July 2014 Type Hype A new destination store for type and stationary fanatics, Type Hype offers a collection of premium paper and homeware products, each designed around the alphabet and manufactured in Germany. The concept store has a beautiful […]

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Sneakersnstuff Shoreditch

Swedish sportswear retailer Sneakersnstuff recently opened up their first shop outside home territory in one of Shoreditch’s hottest locations, right next door to the Ace Hotel. The new opening marks the companies 3rd store, perfectly timed to coincide with their 15th anniversary. Well known by […]

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ROA at Stolenspace Gallery

In a string of recent exhibitions around the world that have seen street artists work brought inside, Brick Lane gallery Stolenspace has taken artist ROA off the streets to create one very unique onsite installation. Even if you’re not aware of ROA, you’ll definitely have […]

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Luxury handbag brand Okapi pops up in London’s Percy Street

South African accessories brand Okapi recently popped up at Percy Street’s ‘Different Gallery’. Okapi is named after the elusive antelope known as the ‘African Unicorn’ and focuses on producing handbags and small accessories in a variety of exotic skins. Every aspect of the products from […]

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First Eleven at the KK Outlet

KK outlet Celebrates Football Fever KesselsKramer’s London space, KK Outlet in Hoxton Square, has put together a stylish celebration of the football festivities. World Cup fever has been sartorially realised in the re-imagination of the classic football shirt by 11 designers, graphic artists, animators and […]

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Return of the Rudeboy at Somerset House

The latest exhibition to hit Somerset House was perfectly timed to coincide with the opening of London Collections: Men, with a contagious buzz already building the capital’s reputation as a global hub for menswear. Return of the Rudeboy explores the cultural heritage of the “Rudeboy […]

Pull & Bear Roll Out New Store Design

Pull & Bear’s fresh new look attracts crowds at Barcelona store Earlier this year Pull & Bear began rolling out an exciting new store design across Europe. Whilst in Barcelona for the latest edition of Denim by Premiere Vision, we took the opportunity to check […]

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Clerkenwell Design Week

Clerkenwell lights up with fantastic design Clerkenwell Design Week kicked off today in its fifth annual instalment. With the tantalising premise of being the biggest and best offering to date, there was certainly no risk of disappointment. As the UK’s leading independent design festival with […]

Ozwald Boateng x The Auction Room

Last night we had the pleasure of attending the exclusive preview of The African Contemporary Photography Auction hosted by The Auction Room and Ozwald Boateng and held at the latter’s Savile Row store. The intimate exhibition space at the rear of the space housed a […]

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Zhang Huan at Pace London

Pace London never fails to put on a tremendous display thanks to their clear breathable space and fantastic roster of artists. The current Zhang Huan exhibition, Spring Poppy Fields, celebrates his latest work in thick oil paint applied in a hyper-impasto manner. At a distance, […]

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Kite Eyewear

Kite eyewear is a brand new optometry concept which launched online and at Westfield Stratford City earlier this spring. Promising to replace sterile, sales driven high street chains with design led collections and an interactive retail environment, Kite has certainly introduced a new level of […]

Todd Snyder x Champion at Bloomingdales NYC

Whilst in New York last week we were happy to stumble across the latest menswear collection from the Todd Snyder x Champion collaboration at Bloomingdales. The former head of menswear at J.Crew and Gap went solo in 2011 before launching the collaboration with the iconic […]

Useful and Beautiful at The Geffrye Museum

Design meets functionality at Hackney’s newest exhibition, Useful and Beautiful “Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful”. The infamous quote from master craftsman William Morris is the foundation of a brand new exhibition at […]

Adidas x The Farm Company at Urban Outfitters

Adidas x The Farm Collab launches at Camden’s Urban Outfitters In true Urban style, the Camden branch of the Outfitters played host to the launch of Adidas Originals x The Farm Company’s capsule collection last night. At the Camden branch of the hipster haunt, there […]

Pick Me Up 2014

Pick Me Up Show Continues to Impress in it’s Fifth Year Pick Me Up is back for its fifth annual show at London’s Somerset House. The show highlights the very best in emerging illustration and print talent, providing the ideal launch pad for creatives in […]