Who can resist a fluted crystal goblet of that delightful effervescent amber liquid we have come to know as champagne? A drink we turn to, to accompany our times of joy and jubilation, the quintessential brand which is synonymous with celebration is of course Dom Perignon.
Now, here’s a question - what is Portuguese, large, bright red and incredibly impressive? If you live in the sleepy town of Miranda do Corvo, a rural area just a short drive from the historic city of Coimbra, then you should know what we are talking about, yes, it is the brand new cultural centre, the House of the Arts!
From a street approach, the charcoal grey facade of this family home presents an austere and somewhat mysterious front which leaves you wondering what lies within!
When musing on the subject of crystals, our mind is bombarded with a number of thoughts, from the metaphysical to the healing powers of this iridescent stone. A mysterious aura surrounds these miracles of nature which can come in a myriad of forms and colours.
In the thriving Financial district of Toronto, a city at its zenith in terms of culture and lifestyle, stands one of the newest ventures of the continuously booming leisure and hospitality industry, the first standalone restaurant of the popularly hip Drake Hotel.
In September of this year, Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig presented their Spring 2014 Collection for their Marchesa brand during a runway show at the New York Public Library. The collection statement was ‘Playful curiosities come to life!’ and was interpreted as a fanciful collection of breathtaking evening wear in metallics, pastels and neutrals, not forgetting the classic black.
Maria Constantinou and Eris Koutsoudakis are the two young London-based interior designers, heading the team of Meraki Design Studio; a pleasant surprise we recently discovered!
Minas Kosmidis of Architecture in Concept has done it again! After a series of fun, colourful interiors completed by his innovative practice, we are now presented with an entirely different concept, that of the Link Jewelry store in Thessaloniki.
Greek fashion-designer Zina Glou chose to draw her inspiration from old Hollywood glamour and current trends for her zinaG Fall/Winter 2013-2014 Collection.
A meeting between award-winning Australian designer Alexander Lotersztain of Studio Derlot and Dutch chef Erik Van Genderen, resulted in the creation ofDepo. An eclectic bar/ restaurant, whose bold personality, intriguing scheme and quirky touches instantly caught Delood’s attention!