Aesop x Marimekko Sauna Duet20/03/2013
Aesop has collaborated with renowned Finnish designers Marimekko to introduce a beautiful new Sauna Body Scrub and Sauna Body Balm to their ever-expanding range of skin-care products.
Inspired by Scandinavian bathing culture, the deeply refreshing formulations contain aromatic essential oils of Fir Needle, Sage Leaf and Pine Needle, along with purifying ingredients to help detoxify the skin.
Give the Gift of Life to a Smoker this Xmas - Bloog E-cigarettes10/12/2012
The other day I caught my friend Matt smoking inside a restaurant. I was like "yo Matt, put that shit out man, this isn't the friggin '90s." A smug grin formed on his mug as he slowly exhaled a stream of vapor - to the unforgettable looks of a bunch of women a couple of tables over. Cool anecdote right? But it's a true story. Anyway, he basically drew my attention to the fact that a lot of people are now choosing to smoke electronic cigarettes to get their fix.
Aesop Gift Kits10/10/2012
Every year, Aesop releases much-anticipated seasonal gift kits, their designs linked by a theme of significance to the innovative and philosophically inclined company. This year’s kits focus on birds; each is named for a specific aspect of avian life – Flight, Hover, Perch, Preen, Quill, Soar – and each profiles an extinct or endangered species.
Located in Toronto, Canada, Mjölk is a lifestyle boutique with a difference. Carrying a carefully curated selection of design goods from Scandinavia and Japan, it's uniqueness lies in it's honesty, When owners John Baker and Juli Daoust say they look to everyday life to find inspiration for the products they carry and that they take time in curating their products - they genuinely mean it.. this is a store packed full of the best lifestyle goods, not a store pushing a lifestyle.
Steve Jobs Billion Dollar Hippy Documentary21/12/2011
Regarded as perhaps the visionary of a generation, Steve Jobs has changed our lives, simple as that. The invention and evolution of the Personal Computer has changed the way we all live, changed the way we do business, Apple has changed the way brands act, and much more. Steve Jobs, love him or loathe him is a true innovator. Since his untimely passing earlier this year, much has been said and told of the Apple co-founder, but this hour long documentary by the BBC is perhaps the most indepth look at how this hippy changed business forvever.
The Table of Power 2 by Jacqueline Hassink14/11/2011
In the autumn of 2008, the start of the Great Recession, the economic situation in the world changed dramatically. The largest financial service companies in the United States, like Lehman Brothers disappeared in a short period of time. These were followed by major banks and the car industry. General Motors, for years the largest company in the world, filed for bankruptcy in the spring of 2009. The economic situation in the United States effected the whole world. With sales dropping by up to 40%, many corporations have been sent into a nosedive. This was the worst crisis since 1930.