At Dior’s latest couture show, all eyes were on flowers. 15.000 phalaenopsis orchids to be exact. Colle did it again, creating a magic flower wall for Raf Simons.
An apartment in Turin is a potent if partial testimony to the life and works of one of Italy’s most influential and eccentric 20th-century designers- though he never lived there.
The Dutch/Belgian winter landscape never looked so good with fresh and young covetable pieces.
If you’re looking for an impressive houseplant, make room for the dazzling tropical beauty of elephant’s ear.
The Villa in Tuscany is not just a dream vacation destination, it's also an inspiring residence for multidisciplinary artists.
Playfully blurring the lines among perform and leisure, Random studio's new office is quite extraordinary.
Studioilse takes storytelling for Vitra and Artek to the next level by creating a very stylish apartment, lived in by fictional creatives in the loft of the VitraHaus.
If All Items Loaded were a shop, it would want to be just like Landet Järna in Hornstull neighborhood of Stockholm.
Ikea has heard the cries of city dwellers everywhere. Its new PS 2014 collection, features 51 pieces all focused on small-space solutions.
Life’s a beach at Menorca, for this small idyllic island has some of the most spectacular beaches in the Med.
In a former industrial complex, the Dutch designer’s space is a mix of laboratory, workshop, showroom, shop and restaurant.
We went to Paris and explored the city through the eyes of a creative local. Meet French photographer Marion Berrin.
Veselá has layered-up leftover scraps of leather to create striations based on rock formations on the surface of these shoes.
Belgium is filled with architectural gems, like this school designed by Renaat Braem.
We went to Eindhoven to explore conceptual
and experimental design from the Netherlands and further afield.
In a world where we could just browse through instagram for the latest travel inspiration, more and more print publications pop up about travelling.
Innovativeness, bold design and high quality at a reasonable price, that’s what his company is all about.
Great art calls for the right location. Check out this former laundromat transformed into a space for contemporary art.
Monocle magazine launched their first-ever book by looking at one of their core themes: how to live well.
Plants bring people together and what a better way to seal bond of friendship by exchanging cuttings?
Aesop’s blend of science and nature torpedoes the guff that defines much of the beauty industry.
Find out how Géraldine found the right balance between architectural aesthetics and her personal desires and style in her wonderful designer home.
This quaint store has an air of old-world charm, stocking timeless, functional products for the home and garden.
Meet East London's radical experiment in food growing and community building offering a shop/cafe/meeting place and farm all-in one.
Feline friends, did you know there’s a T-shirt company that professes an undying allegiance to the cat species?
While costs of living are still low, creative ideas are more likely to flourish in Berlin, from living room concerts to urban gardening.
He exchanges cuttings with friends and saves plants that people abandon on the street. Say hello to Wilbert and his amazing city garden.
Using fibers from around the world and a process that was used by the ancient Egyptians, Justine creates hangings adorned with gold and metallic threads.
With its raw and always surprising content The Word Magazine has been on our reading list since day one.
Meet tomorrow’s tastemakers by reading our backstage report on the Antwerp Fashion Show.
What is better than to have a cup of coffee while reading? Based on the tradition of coffeehouses, magazines now open their own cafés.
With a strong focus on jubilant engineered prints, Clover Canyon takes us on a joyful trip to the Caribbean.
What are the latest and upcoming trends and what do we really need in terms of creativity? We went trend watching at UK’s leading independent design festival.
Celebrating its 85th birthday this year the Japanese wooden furniture manufacturer Maruni has unveiled new beautiful addition to its Hiroshima series.
Balance is a wooden LED lamp that only illuminates when perfectly balanced. The will to use it must be stronger than the fear of disturbing the balance.
From jewellery to accessoires and apparel, Moxham shuns the generic in favour of oversized, constructed statement pieces.
The former book editor and designer whose fascination with one material has gone to artistic extremes.
Photography, film, drawing, skateboarding and running a company. Why choose when you can do it all?
We paid a visit to the most controversial project of Belgium’s leading post-war architect.
You know that feeling when you see something for the first time, it gets stuck in your head. You see it again, and it turns out bigger and better?
There’s been a lot of buzz around Diesel teaming up with Edun, which goes well beyond a new denim range made in Uganda.
It feels good having a newcomer on the official ready-to-wear schedule, who doesn't dress to impress, but thinks, designs and produces locally.
If you're interested in Japanese lifestyle, furniture making, photography or even just family life, this is a publication for you.
Through his designs Ryohei Yoshiyuki wants to show us that banal acts do have the possibility to change our lives.
What do you get when you mix fine art, still life photography with cutting edge print and fashion design?
Often described as the most beautiful street in Antwerp, the Cogels Osylei and its surroundings are definitely worth a visit.
Handmade, eco & animal friendly, craftsmanship, natural colors and no dyeing? Dutch Studio The Soft World claims it all.
‘A Colorful Winter’ is the perfect antidote to help us overcome the winter blues.
Phillip Toledano believes that a photograph should be like an unfinished sentence.
If you’ve got a thing for mid-century interiors, you’ll love Handcrafted Modern by Leslie Williamson.
The Japanese architect seeks out the limits of the possible, both human and technical, in search of a new reality.
The King of slow fashion is speeding things up with his new project-based approach.
In a huge Ebay auction, the Braun collection designed by famous designer Dieter Rams is for sale.
Finger licking people undoubtedly have heard about Otark. The Antwerp-based food collective always sure know how to surprise our taste buds.
Why do we have so many shoes and so little glasses? Because good glasses are expensive and cheap glasses look rather cheap.
This magazine offers plant lovers a new look at greenery by featuring the works of many creative people who share love for plants.
When we think of contemporary fashion coming from Japan, we expect the extraordinary and nothing less.
Shifting landscapes in Sweden led Korean Young-Mi Kim to her impressive landscape Series.
With a woolen hat being part of his signature style, Antwerp fashion photographer Frederik Heyman is quite easy to recognize.
If you like Art Déco, Art Nouveau and Modernism, make sure to stroll down Ixelles.
Minimalistic bags, handcrafted and made of the finest leather. If you’re into luxury, you’ll love German label Tsatsas.
When Jody discovered she was allergic to perfume, she looked for solutions that would enable her to still wear a fragrance.
When you think of street typography, you immediately think of street art but there’s more to the story.
Why stage a big spectacle, when there are other more subtle ways to make it work.
is more than exotic colors and well-tended patterns on a fine quality sweater.
We don't know much about him, but we love the way he draws his own little universe.
What they do, can be compared to offering: putting energy into transforming materials to create an object that will be destroyed.
Created by French designer Gaspard Tiné-Berès, which comes to life from nothing more than a shoelace and a single piece of natural wool felt.
Istanbul is a metropolis that exudes energy and doesn’t stop to rest. There’s no doubt there’s something exciting stirring at the eastern end of the Med.
New Balance sneakers and blue jeans seem to be the sartorial signature-style of many great men. Belgian Magnum photographer Carl De Keyzer couldn’t care less.
Challenging yet conservative, Ek Thongprasert’s silicone jewelry line, follows one philosophical truth: preciousness is in the eye of the beholder.
A bubble is brief and bursts at your touch. But while it lasts, it catches the light and reflects the room like a multi-coloured temporary structure.