The Gentlewoman Club

Exploring the Everyday Woman – How Today’s Woman Looks, Thinks and Dresses

For those of you who aren’t already in the know, we'd like to introduce you to The Gentlewoman, a biannual magazine that's also a club. 

Launched in 2010, the magazine has a circulation of just under 100 000 worldwide and is a sister publication to Fantastic Man

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Charles Pétillon's Balloon Installations

O, the balloon - a symbol of simple joy and celebration. But when installed in settings one wouldn't normally expect, they can deliver visual narratives. Photographer Charles Pétillon is the artist behind the in situ balloon installations where his process begins with the visualization of the final framed image.

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Our Perspective

How often do you get to go to a free, interactive exhibition in an amazing old space and get given a camera to freely take all the photographs you desire?  In Berlin you get this opportunity once a year at the Olympus Perspective Playground. With this yearly exhibition, Olympus is aiming to make photography an experience, challenging peoples perspective of reality and future vision. 

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Kvadrat & Adidas Combine Forces

The Adidas Stan Smith shoe is about as simple as a shoe can get. The shoe and numerous variations of the shoe have been around for over 40 years. Most recently, Adidas has linked up with our favourite textile company, Kvadrat.

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Alki & The Bioplastic Kuskoa Bi Chair

Introducing the Kuskoa Bi, the first chair to be manufactured using organically sourced polymer by the Basque manufacturing company Alki. The concept and execution of the chair speaks to Alki's manifesto;  "being sustainable is not an option, it is the only way forward".

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Not Your Average Dentist

Stick & Poke Tattoos Are No Longer Just A Drunken Homemade Tattoo Style. Handpoked tattoos have become more and more normalized in recent years. Some of them can be just as impressive as those made by machines, if not more.

There is one artist out of Black Cat Tattoo - Victoria BC Canada who has his own unique style we are really digging. He goes by the name Welfare Dentist.

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Losing Our Marbles

Instagram is a great way to discover new people, places & things. It’s a great source of inspiration for almost anything. Through this medium, we kill time on the subway, source new product and as of late, watch endless videos.  We recently discovered a playful CGI series by Swedish motion graphics artist, Andreas Wannerstedt. 

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Constance Guisset Studio's Exhibition "Les Formes Savantes"

Twentieth-century design bunks up with their eighteenth and nineteenth-century ancestors in this Exhibition "Les Formes Savantes" featuring the designs of Constance Guisset. Stage lighting and dialogue have been scripted for the event creating a theatrical environment. Take a deeper look at design and compare the old mastery with the new in this exhibition.

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Kaffeeform - Coffee Grounds Repurposed

What happens to the coffee grounds after you’ve made that delicious cup of coffee? Julian Lechner has come up with an innovate new use. Combining plant fibers, wood grains, and biopolymers, a liquid is created that is then injection moulded to create a sustainable cup known as Kaffeeform.

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Bocci 79 - The Bocci European Headquarters

Bocci - we're not talking about the great Italian game similar to lawn bowling (Bocce) or the delicious chocolates, we're talking about the Canadian design and manufacturing company who landed themselves a fantastic 2,200 m2 historic courthouse in Berlin, Germany to act as their European headquarters, showroom and archive. 

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