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Positano, Italy

The surreal world of Positano

Step 1: Take a flight to Naples. Step 2: Hire a driver with a car and tell him to drive to Positano. Step 3: Relax and enjoy the beautiful landscape of The Amalfi Coast, that unfolds in all its splendor along a stretch of coast of about 60 Km. This will take about an hour. […]

safe travels tote bag

Safe Travels

Trevor Jackson (a renowned graphic designer as well as music maker, DJ and label owner) decided to produce a limited number of these bags due to unprecedented demand, a cool gift for any friend or enemy. It’s the perfect worst airport travel bag and ideal baddest provocation for heavy-handed club security. Another awesome and innovative accessory brand, which offers […]

Jan Taminiau postbag jacket

Limited edition postbag jackets

Hurray! Willem-Alexander has been sworn in as king of the Netherlands after the abdication of his mum, Queen B. Therefor Dutch fashion designer Jan Taminiau launched his famous postbag jacket in a special edition, inspired by a design he made for Princess Máxima in 2009. To honor the new King and Queen he designed a […]

Rawvioli

Mind Fucking Food

‘Just by making one change in the kitchen, you can change your life’, says Sarah Britton, Canadian health foodie and founder of the very successful blog My New Roots. With her original recipes, nutrition tips and beautiful photography, she shows that raw food can be fun and really really tasteful. If you want to loose a […]

Miles Aldridge caviar

wannahave coffee table book

Miles Aldridge is a brilliant fashion photographer whose work is unmistakable, unforgettable, and surreal, offering the viewer a unique perspective. End of May, publisher Rizzoli releases ‘I Only Want You to Love Me‘, a beautiful collection of eye-popping and candy-colored images. Not only will it contain previously unpublished material, but it will also afford a […]

Komm Schon Alter festival

komm schon alter festival (24+)

Unless you’re a cougar or a pervert, you probably don’t like to feel old at parties. komm schon Alter is a new dance initiative that arose from the frustration of raving kiddos on the dance floor. Their slogan says ‘Nur für 24-Jährigen und älter’ and that makes the concept pretty clear. Why it’s in German? […]

Karl Lagerfeld

Karl for president

Finally… Kaiser Karl opened up his first concept store in Amsterdam today! After Paris, this is the second European Karl Lagerfeld shop, but there are many more to come. Within 150 square meters scattered across two floors, they sell clothes, shoes, accessories and eyewear for men and woman, but also gadgets, books and cool gifts. […]

piet hein eek ruinart

Ruinart x Piet Hein Eek

As the famous champagne house Ruinart was the first brand to ship its bottles in wooden cases, they asked Dutch designer Piet Hein Eek to create a new limited edition champagne box. He loves wood and not the traditional kind of solid wood, but wood that’s already rich in history. For more than twenty years he has designed contemporary marquetry in this […]

Mipacha sneakers

Mipacha sneakers

This Spring, Mipacha will take over the world with their colorful high-quality footwear. Inspired by the beautiful country of Peru, these original sneakers are all created with local textiles, where the Peruvians are so passionate about. Each pair is handmade in Cuzco (the heart of Peru) where Mipacha developed a factory for local entrepreneurs. The name Mipacha […]

Brick lane bike for H&M

Limited fixie

H&M has teamed up with London’s cool fixie dealers Brick Lane Bikes to design a limited edition men’s cycling collection. Made entirely from sustainable materials, the collection includes water-repellant jackets, sporty blazers and vintage-inspired jerseys designed to be worn on and off the bike. Besides the clothing, they produced a fixed gear bike for this […]

Rijksmuseum opening by Erik Smits

Rijksmuseum reopened

After a never-ending renovation, Amsterdam’s iconic Rijksmuseum finally reopened last weekend. Accompanied with orange fireworks and a huge fanfare, Queen B officially opened the building.  The art museum – known as one of the best in the world – has been out of action for a whole decade, while the 19th century building was restored […]

carpe that fucking diem

Quote of the day

Carpe that fucking diem. I know the calendar says it’s Monday, but Spring officially has come and natural sunlight greatly boosts endorphins. So let’s enjoy this day… Grab lunch outside, take a walk around the office or go for an evening run tonight. Carpe that fucking diem! Picture © The Coveteur 

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