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Besame Mucho: a foot fetish art exhibition by Jaques Floret

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By Mega in New Art on Wednesday 30 May 2012

Where I live in Bali, we don’t like feet. Touch someone with your foot if you don’t believe me. Well, you better punch him in the face, because in Balinese culture, feet are seen as the most impure part of your body. Different country, different culture, and the most taboo thing can soon turn into […]

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Skulls Barcelona: Brooklyn streetwear brand

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By Mega in New Fashion on Tuesday 29 May 2012

Skulls is an independent streetwear brand created by the Barcelona native, Ivan Jimenez. Ivan is an ex-professional skateboard photographer and an ex-Nike SB brand manager. Good foundations for the Brooklyn-based brand that offers creative products. Skulls hats are handmade in the US to support local economies and ensure the best quality.

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Comic-themed wrapping paper by Nobrow

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By Mega in New Design on Thursday 24 May 2012

After going to the gym everyday for the past six months, you decide to cover those perfect six-pack abs with a greasy tie-dye t-shirt. Bad move, unless you want to impress your hippy neighbor. Now, when you offer someone a gift, wrapping it with special paper is essential to show how much you care. Luckily […]

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Russian feminist punk-rock group Pussy Riot arrested

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By Mega in Video on Tuesday 22 May 2012

Some Russian people were not happy about Putin being re-elected. As a way to protest, Russian feminist collective Pussy Riot performed impromptu punk-rock concerts around Moscow while wearing colored masks and tight dresses. Last February, they played a punk song inside an orthodox Cathedral with lines like ‘Holy Mother, Blessed Virgin’ to ‘chase Putin out’. […]

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Strange but true: the link between bigger balls and yogurt

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By Mega in New Trends on Saturday 19 May 2012

Last summer, two MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) scientists were studying the effects of yogurt on obesity. What they didn’t expect was to see the mice they were using to grow bigger balls. First of all, the mice started to show a better, ‘luxuriantly silky’ fur. Then they figured out that the yogurt-eaters were having testicles about 15 […]

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Revolutionary wallet design by Dosh

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By Mega in New Design on Friday 18 May 2012

Next week is your brother’s birthday and guess what, you don’t know what to buy. What about a wallet? Another wallet. Boring, right? Well, you obviously don’t know about Dosh. Sydney-based Dosh make cutting edge accessories. Functional and stylish, their products are totally unique and innovative. I’m not kidding.

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T-World: a magazine devoted to t shirt culture

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By Mega in Video on Friday 18 May 2012

If you like sneakers, then you probably like Sneaker Freaker. Now, if you like t shirts, you have to read T-World, the only global magazine which showcases the global phenomenon of t shirt culture and every facet within.

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New posters by Niark1 available at Sergeant Paper

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By Mega in New Design on Thursday 17 May 2012

Niark1′s new posters have just been released and are now available at Sergeant Paper. The artist known for his colorful and geometric little monsters introduced those five new giclee prints in Aix-En-Provence for the Second Nature exhibition, where he also painted some wonderful walls.

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Auguste: a Parisian concept store

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By Mega in Cool Travel on Thursday 17 May 2012

Auguste is a Parisian concept store offering a selection of some of the best European and international brands such as Mishka, Stüssy, Poyz and Pirlz, Undftd, and others. The space is also a restaurant, with a selection of fresh salads, soups, sandwiches and smoothies. Auguste takes care of your body, your swag, and your soul.

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Dimitri Coste designs a new Vans shoe model

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By Mega in Video on Thursday 17 May 2012

When Vans call you and ask you to design your own model, it’s the kind of offer you can’t refuse. Dimitri Coste is a Vans-a-holic, a renowned photographer, an awarded motorbike racer, an advertising director, a father of two, and also a Vans advocate, alongside people like Mr. Cartoon and Eric Elms. He’s also a good friend who finds […]

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Hip hop inspired fashion by French label Qhuit

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By Mega in New Fashion on Thursday 17 May 2012

Clothing brand Qhuit (a pun on the French words for ’shitfaced’) was born from a collaboration between two party animals: Rhum-G and Mook. With ‘booze forever’ as a baseline, they create streetwear basics based around close relationships with the new school French hip hop scene. Heck, they even recorded an acclaimed album called Gran Bang. This month, […]

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Acclaim: an Australian street lifestyle magazine

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By Mega in New Trends on Thursday 17 May 2012

Acclaim is an Australian street lifestyle magazine packed with cool articles about music, art, and fashion. With great local and international interviews, and excellent fashion sections, this dope mag is a must read for anyone who wants to know everything that matters in the hip hop and urban scene. They also organize Carbon Festival every […]

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London-inspired poster artwork by Marcus Oakley

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By Mega in New Art on Wednesday 16 May 2012

Marcus Oakley was asked to draw an artwork about London. In his own interpretation of the city, we can discover a classic London twisted in a new school collage style. For only 12 euros, the 50x70cm poster printed on art paper 170g/m2 is available at Human Empire. Sounds like London is calling.

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Hip hop inspired fashion by Poyz and Pirlz

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By Mega in New Fashion on Wednesday 16 May 2012

Flavor Flav used to introduce his Public Enemy songs with a nasal, ‘Yeah Boy!’ French emcee Dabaaz turned it into ‘Yeah Poy!’ as a private joke with his friends. And if boys are poyz, then girls have to be pirlz. Thus Poyz And Pirlz was born.

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New font designs by Jack Usine

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By Mega in New Design on Tuesday 15 May 2012

Jack Usine, aka Jules Vernacular, is a graphic designer and font maker. His font factory provides high quality and detailed types. He’s also a new school writer and member of the TT crew.

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