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Nature’s Kiss From Basium

Making no distinction between what one puts in or on the body, Constanze Saemann’s organic, vegan, and cruelty-free brand of skincare and natural perfumery Basium is gaining a steady following, including us. We had a brief chat with her on sustaining her path to sustainability.

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Destinations

Biodynamic Vineyards Breaking New Ground

What is biodynamic wine? In short, vines that are farmed and wine that is made with low intervention and minimal additions or chemicals, allowing natural processes to do the heavy lifting. It’s funky, diverse and more often than not, delicious.

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The Design Diaries — Studio Minarc

Erla Dögg Ingjaldsdóttir and Tryggvi Thorsteinsson’s award-winning studio derives inspiration from the unassuming, almost austere beauty and otherworldly natural features of their native Iceland—the land of fire and ice.

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Architecture

The Technicolor Corners of Barragán’s Mexico City

We take you on an architectural pilgrimage of five of Luis Barragán’s most iconic works in Mexico City. One of the most famous architects of the 20th century, his projects were underlined by bold colors, a local vernacular expressed in a universal language, wild gardens of Eden, and emotive architecture through the play of light and shadow.

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Destinations

Going Local in the Swiss Alps

The newly revamped Cervo Mountain Resort looks to the future where long-standing tradition meets the spirit of discovery of the modern nomad.

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Destinations

Four Niche Winter Wonderlands

These four destinations may not first come to mind when you think of winter mountain escapes, but they make up for it in sheer magnificence and since they aren’t as wellknown give you plenty of space to explore within and without in solitude.

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Architecture

Once in a Lifetime in Wicker Park

A walk through Chicago’s storied Wicker Park neighborhood, also home to The Robey.

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How to travel in 2021

2020 will long be remembered as the year our collective pace slowed. And while that’s brought with it a set of unforeseen challenges, the stillness has also allowed for new depths of reflection.

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The Design Diaries — Marcio Kogan

Considered one of the most important contemporary architects of Brazil, former filmmaker Marcio Kogan directs his architectural projects with a cinematic sense of light, play, and drama. Read his interview on his latest hospitality project, Patina Maldives, and more.

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Design

Essentials of the Promadic Traveler

From tech devices to apparel, luggage to accessories, these sustainable, future-forward items are tailor-made for this emerging demographic of travelers.

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Destinations

Once Around the Block With DJ Jamal Dixon

Jamal Dixon’s stratospheric knowledge of New York City’s music scene only comes from having his feet firmly planted on its dancefloors, music stores, and record label office floors.

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Food

A Chef’s Culinary Chronicles — Interview With Romain Tischenko

One of France’s rising chefs, Romain Tischenko, joins a force in culinary movements, ONA, to create a one-of-a-kind pop-up experience at the minimalist haven Círculo Mexicano in Mexico City.

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Between the Sheets With Archivist

What do you do with 200 kilos of luxury hotel bed linen? Upcyle to create timeless, well-constructed shirts, of course. An interview with co-founder Johannes Offerhaus.

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Destinations

The Most Mexican Place in Mexico

Part three of our journey through the mythic beach towns of Mexico’s Pacific coast, exploring the culinary, cultural, and hospitality scenes that are transforming the region.