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Project A by ZANEROBE is taking New York City by storm

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By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Friday 24 July 2015

If any city knows fashion – progressive mens’ fashion – it’s got to be New York City. And just this past week, Australia’s favourite fashion-savvy brand, ZANEROBE, took the Big Apple by storm with a pop-up installation that demonstrated the subtle refinement and classic designs of ZANEROBE’s Project A collection.

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This adventurous New Yorker quit his job to travel the world with his piano

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 16 July 2015

Bored of your 9-5 job? Play the piano? Maybe you can do what Dotan Negrin did – quit your job and travel the world play the piano in over 21 countries, meeting new friends every single day.

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The singing garbage man of New York City

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 22 May 2015

They say to whistle while you work but in one man’s case, it’s all about hitting the high notes. Meet the most in-tune garbage collector in New York City. As he goes about his nightly route, this man belts out some crazy good tunes. In particular, Hoobastank’s ‘Same Direction’ and ‘Out Of Control’.

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A photo series documenting the ‘beautiful’ scaffolding of New York

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Architecture on Thursday 14 May 2015

Can scaffolding be beautiful? Anderson Moran has undertaken a photo series for the architecture and design firm, William Green Architecture, that shines a light on the ever-changing scaffolding in New York City.

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Snickers takes care of the FAILS around New York City

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Thursday 14 May 2015

Snickers put on a fantastic marketing campaign across New York recently by finding all the fails across the city and placing stickers next to them that read ‘You make mistakes when you’re hungry’.

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Photographer captures the worn-out but amazing hands of New York’s shoe shiners

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Monday 11 May 2015

In his series, ‘Foot Soldiers’, photographer Christopher Griffith highlights the bread and butter of New York City’s shoe shiners. No, I’m not talking about shoe polish, it’s something more valuable: their hands.

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An exclusive New York social club is only open to dogs and their human owners

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Thursday 9 April 2015

Sometimes you want to take your laptop to a cafe and have your four-legged friend accompany you. Sometimes you want your dog to socialize with other dogs but can’t find an appropriate space for that to happen. And sometimes you want to socialize with people, but only dog people. Enter Ruff Club!

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New York’s finest music photographers are getting together for an evening of short-form storytelling

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Saturday 28 March 2015

New York City, mark your calendars for the evening of April 3 because you’re about to indulge in a night solely dedicated to music and photography thanks to The BlowUp. [Photo above by Tod Seelie].

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Mystery artist draws mesmerising typography on snow-covered cars of New York

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Friday 13 February 2015

While most people would see a dust- or snow-covered car and immediately think, ‘I’ll draw a penis’, anonymous street artist Faust creates beautiful typographic messages instead.

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This is what a baby inside a stroller sees as he goes around New York City

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Thursday 5 February 2015

Many, if not all of us cannot recall memories we had when we were babies. That includes memories of crying, pooping, more crying, more pooping, and rides inside our stroller. In his series Stroller, photographer Diego Acosta Lopez strapped a GoPro inside his son’s ride as they went around New York City, giving us a glimpse of a point of view we’ve all long forgotten. No, I’m not talking about the crying and pooping part.

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New York City’s blizzard is proving to be the perfect time to meet strangers online

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Wednesday 28 January 2015

When it was announced that an historic snow storm was due to hit New York City this past week, New Yorkers did what any other population would do-they went straight to Craigslist to find a mate. At the time of writing, New York’s Craigslist has hundreds of posts online from men and women, all looking for that special someone to bunker down with while the blizzard passes through.

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Can New Yorkers be more courteous? These posters are trying to make that happen on the subway

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By Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Monday 19 January 2015

For those who are unlucky enough to have ridden the New York City subway, you’ll probably remember a few things about your ride. First, there was probably some woman applying mascara in your car. Second, there was probably an obnoxious dance-off taking place along the journey. And lastly, there were probably more seats taken up by bags of groceries than actual people. New Yorkers aren’t rude, they’re just… different.

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New York has some very peculiar missing posters hanging on its telephone poles

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Art on Monday 24 November 2014

Walking around any city you’re bound to see a bunch of flyers attached to light posts about lost dogs, lost keys, discounted guitar lessons, or houses for rent. One guy in New York City has decided to put up his own flyers in an attempt to make jaded New Yorkers laugh, and he’s doing a […]

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Exciting music video – Rude (Zedd Remix) – filmed at Nights by Absolut in New York City

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By Lost At E Minor in New Events on Thursday 20 November 2014

We are in awe of this stunning new music video Rude (Zedd Remix), featuring Magic!, which was filmed at Nights by Absolut in New York City on September 12 this year. The energy, the lights, the beats, the people – it all looks like one heck of an experience. It was filmed as part of the new Nights by Absolut initiative, which sees cutting edge artists working with Absolut to put the creativity back into ‘nightlife’ via a series of inspiring artistic experiences.

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The smallest museum in New York is situated in an abandoned 60-square-foot freight elevator

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By Kenny Ong in Cool Travel on Wednesday 19 November 2014

This very small museum is nestled within TriBeCa in New York. It’s actually built into an abandoned 60-square-foot freight elevator, out of sight to even most of Tribeca’s residents and to those in the know, accessible only via a dark alleyway. Simply called The Museum, it was officially opened in May 2012.

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