Design

5 Bikes that Make Cycling a Breeze

5 Bikes that Make Cycling a Breeze

Haul more, go farther faster, dodge traffic jams, and have fun: five bikes – by Scandinavian Side Bike, Biomega, Vanhawks and more – that go the extra mile.

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17 hours ago

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5 Stylish Ways to Listen to Music

5 Stylish Ways to Listen to Music

Now that Apple is streaming 30 million songs directly to our phones, here are five new designs – from the world’s tiniest earbuds to UE Roll, the waterproof bluetooth speaker that clips to your jeans – to replace those bulky headsets.

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6 days ago

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Architecture

A Solar-Powered Guest House in the Rockies

A Solar-Powered Guest House in the Rockies

Enveloped in green, a striking project by Gluck+ harnesses the power of nature with solar power and a grassy roof.

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8 days ago

A Rugged Stone Cottage in Slovenia

A Rugged Stone Cottage in Slovenia

Ljubljana studio Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti carries on local tradition with the design of this modest yet striking cottage in a small village on the Italian border.

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13 days ago

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Interiors

Aesop’s Toronto Flagship Exudes Urban-Chic

Aesop’s Toronto Flagship Exudes Urban-Chic

Superkül’s minimalist design for the Australian skincare company’s first Canadian outpost – in Toronto’s trendy West Queen West district – contrasts a warm felt wall with cool blackened steel accents.

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3 days ago

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Bulgari Hotel’s Secret Garden in Milan

Bulgari Hotel’s Secret Garden in Milan

For a discreet corner of the Bulgari Hotel Milano’s private garden, Cassina Contract, working with local firm Fase Modus Architettura, has crafted a casual-chic lounge that oozes sophistication.

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9 days ago

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Curiosity

5 (More) Playful Installations – Off The Beaten Path

5 (More) Playful Installations – Off The Beaten Path

On Monday, we rounded up five exhuberant must-experience summer installations from around the world. Here, we follow up with five more that are just as fabulous, if a little more under the radar.

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6 days ago

5 Playful Installations Around the World

5 Playful Installations Around the World

Energizing outdoor spaces in New York, Edmonton, Groningen and other cities, these colourful architectural pavilions – some summer-long, others permanent – bring out the kid in everyone.

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10 days ago

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