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Design Ingenuity from New Zealand: Alchemy Equipment: From the sea to the mountains to the city, a function-driven line of versatile men’s and women’s gear

Design Ingenuity from New Zealand: Alchemy Equipment

The concept of alchemy likely conjures images of robe-wearing bearded outcasts toiling away in a cluttered workshop over illuminati-esque texts as they attempt (fruitlessly) to transfigure the everyday into the extraordinary. Building on the alchemic……

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Test Drive: 2015 Acura TLX in Park City, Utah: Auto-steering up the mountains to the Sundance Film Festival

Test Drive: 2015 Acura TLX in Park City, Utah

En route to this year’s Sundance Film Festival, we hopped into a 2015 Acura TLX, the brand’s latest mid-sized performance sedan, to drive from Salt Lake City to Park City, Utah. Acura has been a premier sponsor of the festival for five years now……

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Link About It: Broad City Keyboard App

Broad City Keyboard App


Although the App Store has been flooded with new keyboard apps since the release of iOS 8, we haven’t seen any as fun as Broad City’s version. The Comedy Central TV show brings its stoner delusions direct to your fingertips with a keyboard app filled……

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Inside Itay’s Growing Sneaker Expo, Ginnika : The grassroots event moves to the northern city of Verona where we speak with founder Andrea Sibaldi

Inside Itay's Growing Sneaker Expo, Ginnika

Sneaker culture is varied and constantly evolving. It’s a world in which art, music, sports, fashion and of course shoes, all play a part. It generates passions and manias, as well as interesting connections between different places and people that……

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Adidas City Series – An Original Series of Retro ‘Three Stripe’ Cityscape Posters


London-based illustrator and animator Marcus Reed clearly has a love affair with 1970s retro-style Adidas trainers. Mind you, who doesn’t it?

He has created an original series of vintage posters that seamlessly incorporate the iconic adidas three stripes mark in to illustrations of famous landmarks of some of the biggest European cities. The dominant colors of the posters have also been chosen as they reflect the original colors of the trainers. The series is simple called called Adidas City Series.

You’ll love these posters…

Adidas City Series by Marcus Reed

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Amsterdam
Amsterdam

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Athens
Athens

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Berlin
Berlin

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Bern
Bern

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Brussels
Brussels

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Dublin
Dublin

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Frankfurt
Frankfurt

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Kopenhagen
Kopenhagen

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series London
London

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Madrid
Madrid

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Malmo
Malmo

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Manchester
Manchester

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Milano
Milano

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series München
München

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Napoli
Napoli

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Oslo
Oslo

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Paris
Paris

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Stockholm
Stockholm

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Ulm
Ulm

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Valencia
Valencia

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Zurich
Zurich

Marcus Reed Prints Adidas City Series Vienna
Vienna


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New York City is lifting its ban on cell phones in schools

New York City’s Department of Education has decided to do away with a ban on student cell phone use in public schools, ending a nine-year-old rule that was enacted when smartphones were barely a thing. The ban was originally put into place by former Mayor Michael Bloomberg under the guise that cell phones were not only a distraction to students, but also a potential privacy issue for schools if students were to use them to take illicit photographs.

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Word of Mouth: Edinburgh : Six must-stop spots in Scotland’s exquisite capital city

Word of Mouth: Edinburgh


A mythical city tucked beneath the gaze of a magnificent castle, Edinburgh draws hordes of annual visitors—be that for its position beside the whisky world, proximity to historic golf courses, or the acclaimed annual Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Tucked……

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2014 Festival of Lights, Lyon : Highlights from the annual four-day event that transforms the French city into a luminous outdoor art gallery

2014 Festival of Lights, Lyon

Light festivals—from the spiritually steeped Hindu holiday Diwali to the newer contemporary art-focused events like SIGNAL in Prague—have become much-loved around the world. Regardless of race, religion or geographic location, there’s a shared human……

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Tokyo High Low: We put Amex Platinum to the test in the sky and on the ground in the future’s city

Tokyo High Low


When my plans to get from Beijing to Tokyo required a last-minute change, American Express Platinum Travel was able to confirm a seat on a new flight just hours before departure, even though they didn’t handle my original booking. And when I checked……

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Sailing with Giants: TUDOR Heritage Black Bay: Setting sail from the city in search of migratory whales with the aid of the time-tested marine chronometer

Sailing with Giants: TUDOR Heritage Black Bay

Nestled in the shadow of the newly erected One World Trade Center on the shores of the Hudson River, lies the home of the often overlooked community of NYC sailors. The city is home to prime sailing conditions for much of the year and from late……

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