Clare Vivier collaborates with Wren on new Celestial bag

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By Maria Niarchos in New Fashion on Thursday 12 April 2012

I think I’ve found a happy medium: to bring leather lovers and nature huggers to a united circle of hand-holds and peace chants. Since 2006, Clare Vivier has produced the goods that marry French glamour with LA cool. The best news is that Vivier’s design is as good as her social conscience, focusing without compromise […]

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Russian geneticists suggest breeding mammoths

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By Gerry Mak in New Events on Friday 7 May 2010

Dear Russian geneticists, please be serious and bring mammoths back to this planet, not just because I want to eat them, but because it would be effing sweet to ride one of them around.

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Setting Sun cover Tom Petty’s You Got Lucky

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By Casper Johansson in New Music on Tuesday 27 January 2009

Setting Sun’s cover of Tom Petty’s You Got Lucky was recently released as part of Buffet Libre DJ’s compilation CD, Rewind 2. Says frontman, Gary Levitt, of their version on the song: ‘We got back from our European tour on Christmas Eve with a December 27th deadline for the track looming. It was finally started […]

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Camper Together with Bernhard Willhelm

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By Kate Barnett in New Fashion on Monday 26 January 2009

The eagerly anticipated collaboration between Spanish footwear label Camper and Bernhard Willhelm debuted on the catwalk for the designer’s Spring 09 collection. Camper Together fuses the references and inspirations from Willhelm latest collection with Campers’ quality production techniques. Most popular is sure to be Willhelms’ take on the gladiator, with sandals constructed of ribbons and […]

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Lie-ins and Tigers

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By Kate Barnett in New Design on Wednesday 21 January 2009

Design collectives can often be a mess, only bound together by a splash page and a few lines of text. Lie-ins and Tigers are without a doubt one of the most unified collectives and one of my favourites. Sam Kerr, Walter Newton and Russell Weekes may all have their own sites and services, but in collaboration, the humour and design intention remains remarkably unified.

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Yuko Shimizu’s PS96 Bronx mural

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By Zolton in Cool Travel on Saturday 17 January 2009

As part of the Robin Hood Foundation, a charity organization whose mission it is to fight poverty in New York City, Lost At E Minor contributor and in-demand illustrator in her own right, Yuko Shimizu — in collaboration with designer Stefan Sagmeister — recently completed an eleven panel mural at PS96 in The Bronx.

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Hamburg’s illustrated Fitting Forward store

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By Casper Johansson in Cool Travel on Friday 19 December 2008

Fitting Forward is a new Hamburg based Concept-Store which shows what simmers secretly behind the scenes. Every two months a new headstrong theme world will evolve out of a composition of fashion, product, accessories and illustration. The platform of the shop is a deep black lacquered room-in-room installation.

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The Bubble Project

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By Jenna Black in Cool Websites on Tuesday 25 November 2008

Australian street stylers General Pants Co, have come up with their own mentoring project, The Bubble. The Bubble encourages creative souls, from filmmakers to fashion designers, to showcase their talent through the General Pants Co site. From here, the public votes on their favourite work which then has a chance to be featured in General […]

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