Matthias Borowski an MA graduate of the renowned Design Academy in Eindhoven, Netherlands investigated for his final thesis the process of cooking as a departure to create new ideas on interior design. Read More
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Footpatrol is London’s best-known destination sneaker store, with a history in supplying the most exclusive sneakers. Originally opened in 2002, and relocated to it’s new store in 2010, it’s been at the heart of supplying the sneaker fraternity with the most desirable footwear apparel. Read More »
Steve Winters thought he was one lucky man when he won a lunch date with British supermodel Cara Delevingne after winning Britain’s 888Casino Millionaire Gene Jackpot. Read More »
It’s a fact that in recent years the photographer of food has become a real art form in itself. German photographer Karsten Wegener took his national produce the ‘wurst’ as departure to create re-imaginings Read More »
XO Live, the festival formerly known as Extrema Outdoor, will welcome top chefs Ron Blaauw and Hans van Wolde to both cook and DJ during the festival on 13th July in Eindhoven. The renewed XO Live is aimed more at live music and experiences than Extrema Outdoor and believes this to be the future of electronic music festivals. Good food is part of this and that’s why the festival has chosen these top chefs to join the line-up. Read More »
Inspire Festival is all about a healthy mind in a healthy body. The lectures and workshops at Inspire are aimed at persons who are open to other ways of thinking and who want to enrich their mind. That is why the festival has chosen to offer its visitors (mostly) biological and healthy meals, snacks and drinks. Read More »
Saturday 18th May is the worldwide Restaurant Day. This festival takes place four times a year and invites everyone to open his/her own pop-up restaurant for the day. In the Netherlands, Restaurant Day has also been picked up and dozens of temporary restaurants will pop up in Amsterdam, Utrecht, Amersfoort, Soest, Breda, and all over the Netherlands. The initiative started in Helsinki in 2011 and is a tribute to good food, spontaneity and the liveliness of the city. Read More »
Surprising and daring combinations, that’s what BLEND is all about (hence the title of our magazine). Can you think of a stranger combination than Milka chocolate and TUC cookies? Besides drinking orange juice after brushing your teeth maybe. Yet, the sweet Milka and the salty TUC go together surprisingly well. Milka&TUC surely is something for the adventurous among us! But that’s not the only novelty Milka has created. How about Milka&LU? This combination of chocolate and biscuits is as delicious as it sounds. The Milka LU&TUC tablets are definitely worth trying!
Never will I forget Cyril Duval’s Samurai armory suit made out of deconstructed fake Louis Vuitton bags back in 2008. It was exhibited in Parisian concept store Collette as part of the SWAP show. Subsequently Louis Vuitton threatened to sue Cyril and forced Colette on the 5th day to close down the 6-day exhibition, claiming the artwork would encourage the fraudulent market of creating fake duplicates. Thankfully the days of the ‘it’-bag phenomenon are pretty much over by now, while big designs houses at the moment are more invested in hiring the next ‘it’-designer (read: Alexander Wang for Balancing) to increase more revenue.