Sometimes buildings look great on paper and less so in real life, or the purpose they are built for falls away. Or, their construction is so riddled with issues that they just never reach their conclusion. These are some of the worst design fails that have sprung up from over ambitious architects and governments around […]
Singapore is a city that is filled with architectural wonders and spectacular examples of professional design. The metropolis itself is renowned for being one of the most cosmopolitan and functional destinations in the world, and its architecture reflects its peoples’ dedication to order and neatness. Here are Singapore’s top 7 architectural marvels to see on […]
Over the years there have been some designs that have simply stood head and shoulders above the rest. They’ve made history and changed the way we live irrevocably.
The port city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands is the country’s second largest city and boasts an absolutely awe-inspiring collection of architectural masterpieces. From breathtaking commercial buildings and innovative spaces to medieval treasures, Rotterdam is an ever-expanding metropolis which unsurprisingly hosts the International Architecture Biennale and the Netherlands Architecture Institute. Here are just a few […]
Nothing is constant – not even in fashion – and the transition from 1940s style to 1950s fashion was quite a drastic one. The post-war fashion of the 1950s saw the birth of streetwear as easy care fabrics and faster manufacturing machinery equated to new silhouettes which could be marketed to the masses. Marilyn Monroe […]
Art has been a part of humankind since the dawn of civilisation. For as long as we’ve inhabited the earth, we’ve always been drawn to leaving our mark in the form of creation. From cave paintings to the incredible works of the Renaissance, art has defined us as a collective for thousands of years.
The 1980s was a decade of beautiful designs, and these popular fashion icons that made sure that fashion from this era will never be forgotten. 1. Grace Jones Grace Jones not only has an amazing voice, she is also an actress and a model. Born in Jamaica, Grace moved to New York during the 60s. […]
While taking a photo is easy, taking a good photo is a little more difficult, and taking an iconic photo requires a master. Not only do you need to hit the shutter at the exact right moment, but your composition, colour coordination, light, and perspective all need to be spot-on and many don’t get this […]
While the 90s certainly brought about its fair share of fashion disasters, the decade also brought us dungarees, slip dresses, and the all-important grunge look. From athleisure inspired by British pop groups and neon rave, the 90s had something for every tribe. Kate Moss Famed as one of the faces of the ‘heroin chic’ look, […]
Touted as the decade responsible for more fashion icons than any other, the 1980s spawned fashion which was used to define personalities and make a statement. From Princess Diana to Joan Collins, this decade’s fashion icons flaunted shoulder pads and glam in excess with pride and confidence. Madonna Exploding onto the pop scene in 1983, […]