In the beginning there was ORIGINO. Invented by the independent perfumer Vanina Muracciole, ORIGINO is a base composed of a cocktail of musks
Back in the 90s, digital designers and brothers Markus + Daniel Freitag were looking for a functional, water-resistent and robust backpack to hold their graphic works. By seeing the heavy multicolored trucks that rumbled infront of their apartment, they got inspired and created a bag from used truck tarpaulins, discarded bicycle inner tubes, and car seat belts.
Knowledge, freedom and happiness - moving away from the darkness of the Middle Ages to look towards a bright future based on progress. These were the core ideas of the Age of Enlightenment which AIGNER reinterprets through a fascinating mix of clean and cool shapes, with contrasting rich details, decorations and layered textures.
Amanwella ́s setting is a scenic country standout arranged on a hillside above a pristine curved bay shared with fishermen and their jewel-hued boats.
.selected *M C K N G B R D
In a world that often moves too fast, with too many things that become disposable too quickly, we wanted to make a personal tech accessory with quality and substance. A MCKNGBRD iPad case is a long-term companion, designed with rigorous functionality and impeccable style, to have and to hold.
.selected *nomos glashütte
“Designing a mechanical timepiece was such a rewarding project. And now it feels incredible to win a Good Design Award for it. The year is already off to a great start.”
.selected *aman skincare
Aman announces the launch of a skincare collection, made bespoke for the brand, which not only embodies and celebrates, but is also inspired by its constellation of hotels and resorts. Introducing a collection of 30 products on the occasion of the brands 30th anniversary, Aman Skincare has been formulated using an exotic roll-call of natural, rare and precious ingredients, many of which have been wild-harvested in various Aman destinations.
.selected *Happy Socks x Andy Warhol
Pop art for all. That is the ethos shared by the decade-old Swedish sock and underwear maker, Happy Socks and the late transcendent artist and cultural icon, Andy Warhol. Drawing inspiration from archival screen prints including 1964’s Flowers; Banana (1967); Dollar Sign (1961) and Cow (1966), The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts revered works can now be seen on a palette of loud, vibrant hues, in rich shades the likes of crimson red, pale pink and baby blue.
.selected *college x aries*
College: An institution of higher learning, the place to go to earna bachelor’s degree. AndCollege is also the name of thefootwear brand which has the coolest take on that all-time collegiate classic: the penny loafer.
.selected *nomos meets bauhaus
Tangente from NOMOS Glashütte is the most widely-knownwatch from Glashütte; no other model from this town famous for fine watches has been inproduction longer. It is often described as a ‘Bauhaus watch’—and in 2019 the German Bauhaus movement is turning 100 years old. To mark the occasion, Tangente is available in a nine-part special edition, with each version limited to only 100 timepieces.
As the name suggests, &tradition believes firmly in the talent and vision of past designers. The studio also believes in the celebration of new designers who are forging their own paths to become the avant-garde designers of the future.
Max Hoffman and Lloyd Wright: The common bond between two of America’s most influential aesthetes. Driving south through New York State, heading for Manhattan, cold Atlantic rain runs in rivulets up the windscreen and hammers along the taught canvas roof. Small, be-chromed wipers on a time warp 356 Cabriolet beat a furious metre, marking the rhythm of steady but rapid progress.
Archivio was established in Milan in 2016 by Cecilia Federico and Rosita Giammarino. The brand represents an unique intersection between art + fashion. Its creativity comes to life through the reinterpretation of iconic fashion pieces blended with a timeless and authentic design. Iconographic research and contemporary aesthetics merge together and become the core of every creative process of the brand. A daring design of hybrid silhouettes connects the feminine and masculine in a single universe. “Made in Italy” design and high quality materials are a fundamental value of the brand.
.selected *ANDREW COIMBRA
Toronto-based designer Andrew Coimbra is a lifestyle and ready-to-wear brand, created back in 2015. With a strong focus on simple yet powerful design, in revisiting classic staples Coimbra is driven by conveying an aesthetic that is unique in its vision and realization.
VIU x LE MILE Studios
Exclusively for the first opening of VIU in Denmark, we present a group exhibition of five inspiring Copenhagen-based artists: Freya Dalsjø, Albert Grøndahl, Lea Guldditte Hestelund, Amalie Adrian, and Gro Sarauw . With this exhibition VIU combines the highest standards of design and quality with fascinating contemporary art from different artistic disciplines.