DESIGN

Architecture, fashion, furniture and fine type

The Sheriff of Rio | Sergio Rodrigues 1927-2014

The Sheriff of Rio | Sergio Rodrigues 1927-2014

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

Mark C.O'Flaherty remembers the legend, the man and the chairs

Frank Gehry in Rioja | Hotel Marques de Riscal

Frank Gehry in Rioja | Hotel Marques de Riscal

by Civilian London

"The genius of Gehry’s architecture is that it changes minute by minute, according to the light. From morning to afternoon, to after dark, it’s a wondrous inhabitable sculpture"

All in the best possible taste | The Cavalli Ibiza Lounge

All in the best possible taste | The Cavalli Ibiza Lounge

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"It’s a kaleidoscopic mental breakdown of florals and leopard print and feathered table settings – Dubai on acid"

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow

by Civilian Glasgow

The Drygate Brewing Co. in Glasgow has an offshoot of Leith charcuterie and craft beer favourite The Vintage, and an interior by Graven Images

The end of the pier show | Zandra Rhodes

The end of the pier show | Zandra Rhodes

by Sudi Pigott

From the Great British seaside to the carousel at Mumbai airport with Zandra Rhodes

Hong Kong Hype | Duddell’s

Hong Kong Hype | Duddell’s

by Lisa Richards

The Ilse Crawford interior is ravishing. And the terrace, above Shanghai Tang, is a Hong Kong CBD hot spot. But what's up with the kitchen at Duddell's?

Brooklyn Beard Oil is a thing

Brooklyn Beard Oil is a thing

by Civilian New York City

"Forget about beards being over. For those of us without any discernible chin, this isn’t a band wagon, this is a life long commitment"

Redesigning Gotham – Roman and Williams | Viceroy New York and The Monarch Room

Redesigning Gotham – Roman and Williams | Viceroy New York and The Monarch Room

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

Roman and Williams' latest projects are masterpieces of noir Manhattan

Possibly America’s finest diner

Possibly America’s finest diner

by Civilian New York City

The perfect expression of a purely American aesthetic

Sicily in the shades

Sicily in the shades

by Civilian London

The brightest new sunglasses we’ve seen for the summer season cry out for a headscarf, capri pants, a moped and a pistachio gelato