Fashion, Musings, Reads

Designer Ben Mak Takes Out The Marchesa

She used to stroll down the streets of Venice, he, the pavements of Liverpool. The twilight got them reunited at a time that stopped, stuck in between the first half of the twentieth century Europe and today’s hyper real global era. Two creative spirits sharing the same run towards a bewitching materialisation of their selves, […]

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Hidden Gems

50 fantastic red-haired ladies

“While the rest of the species is descended from apes, redheads are descended from cats.” – Mark Twain These are only our 50 favourites, but heaven knows history is richly populated by these strong ladies with cherry-tinted hair; To summarise the whole spectrum of emotions that just seem to naturally spark upon seeing a red-head […]

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Issue 2, Long Reads, Reads

Close-up Queen: the Marchesa Casati

‘The Divine Marchesa: Art and Life of Luisa Casati from the Belle Époque to the Crazy Years’, the first-ever, full-scale exhibition celebrating this legendary figure, closes in only a few weeks. Authors Scot D. Ryersson and Michael Orlando Yaccarino shed some more light on the icon

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Daily, Hidden Gems

50 Shades of Earl Grey Tea

While the rest of the world is focused on the other 50 shades (and probably looking for some pink furry hand-cuffs by Ann Summers), we dedicate this definitive compendium to everyone who, let’s say it, knows best.

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