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Far + Wide Collective: Comb Throw Pillow $120 This cotton-and-silk ikat covering, patterned on both sides, has been hand-woven using a detailed 70-step process.
By Ariana Chomitz If imagining the Far East brings to mind a kingdom of tea, South Korea might catch a jetlagged traveler off guard with its metropolitan mecca of gourmet espresso and coffee. In Seoul, a plethora of tiny, specialty coffee shops abound–certainly more independent cafés per block than seems sustainable. For a coffee-lover, the dizzying choices are a dream.
These libation recipes come courtesy of Vikingfjord Holiday Poinsetta 2 oz Vikingfjord 1.5 oz POM juice ½ oz Vanilla syrup ¼ oz Fresh lemon juice ½ oz Champagne Lemon twist Preparation: Add vodka, POM juice, vanilla syrup and lemon juice in a shaker.
This post was curated from Untapped Cities We previously compiled a list of the Top 10 Coffee Shops in Manhattan for design buffs and now we’re tackling Brooklyn.
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One of the world’s most beloved pacifists, Nelson Mandela will remain a figure of love, strength, discipline and courage always in our hearts.
By Daphne Auza If you walked around Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood between September and November this past year, you might have noticed a certain public art installation among the rows of eclectic businesses flanking the thoroughfare.
This post was originally published on November 25, 2013 on the Absolute Travel Blog In a world where you can search almost anything, there are some things that Google just can’t find.
By Sarah Zinn Walking around Paris, it’s easy to understand why so many romantic films are staged in this enchanting city.
By Ashley Fleckenstein The Peranakans, the descendants of Chinese and Indian traders who settled in Malaysia in the 15th and 16th centuries, are a community emblematic of Southeast Asia’s rich diversity.
By Ariana Chomitz Vem, a Bahia te espera. A Bahia e um estado de espirito. “Come, Bahia waits for you–Bahia is a state of mind,” wrote Brazilian author, Jorge Amado, in 1945, and visiting his home in the heart of Salvador today indeed evokes a sense of fantasy. Walking among the gelato-colored facades, slanting alleyways, and old stone plazas of Pelourinho, the historical core of the city, lulls visitors with its colonial-era charm. History, culture, and the arts have an established stronghold here, where pedestrians may, at any time, run up against live performances by a samba drum corps or a dance troupe in beautiful white clothing.
BE THE CHANGE: SHOP WITH A PURPOSE. Be a part of a powerful movement to change a retail economy inundated with harmful, cheaply-made goods that are often produced under deplorable conditions by choosing to be a socially responsible consumer.
By Daphne Auza There’s no holiday with such a central focus on food like Thanksgiving. People always have their classical favorites to look forward to: pumpkin pie, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, stuffing and of course the turkey.
Be the Change: Shop with a Purpose. Be a part of a powerful movement to change a retail economy inundated with harmful, cheaply-made goods that are often produced under deplorable conditions by choosing to be a socially responsible consumer.
Infographic by Jan Diehm for the Huffington Post. Be the Change: Shop with a Purpose on The Culture Collection We can alleviate poverty, we can restore and protect the environment and we can create a more compassionate world for future generations.
By Maria & Anthony Russo It all started with a vision to spread the word about innovative, socially conscious artisans around the world.
By Erin Ward In a society that is inundated with cheap goods often made by workers who are paid unfairly and forced to work under unimaginable conditions, it is rare to find products that possess a deeper value than what is written on the price tag.
“We want you to join our flock and adopt a turkey today!” say Reggie and Jake, the animated stars of the new movie “Free Birds” in theatres now.
This post comes courtesy of Danielle Nierenberg of Food Tank: The Food Think Tank One of the fastest-growing and most powerful emerging social media networks is Instagram.