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Get the look: Topiary

Let’s all get into…Topiary. The horticultural practice of training evergreen plants into geometric-shaped oddities, or just about any other themed sculpture the mind can dream up, has fallen under the gaze of several contemporary photographers. And they’re making the all-green horticultural art look like the next logical next step for plant-loving homeowners. Got a European box hedge (Buxus… read more

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Colour essay: Set designer Anna Burns on her particular red

Set and spatial designer Anna Burns once said her design philosophy was to put “the wrong thing in the right place,” an approach she’s been perfecting for countless events, music videos, films and photo shoots for clients such as Balenciaga, Hermes, Vogue, Basement Jaxx and Barneys – all with wonderful, colourful aplomb. She recently added Anna Burns Object to… read more

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Video: Journey to The Stars – The 12 Selfridges Christmas Windows

Every year, the Selfridges creative team grace our Christmas shopping on Oxford Street with their extravagant Christmas shop windows display. This year their Christmas window display takes us on a journey out of this world, with its astrological twist which was inspired by the 12 zodiac signs. Among the highlights are the extensive use of… read more

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Seeing through the lens of designer Vincent Van Duysen

Vincent Van Duysen is a Belgian architect and designer whose every international project – in the likes of Paris, London, Beirut and Hong Kong – shares a rare poetic quality. He once worked in Milan with Aldo Cibic (a partner of Sottsass & Associati and a founder of the Memphis Group) before setting up his own… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist