Tag Archives: culture

Hygge and All That: What’s Found in Translation

By Regina Connell. Language. It unites, it separates, it delights. In this political season when words are mostly used to unite in order to divide, I’m focusing on the delight side of things. Language reveals what individual cultures choose to notice … Continue reading

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What is Luxury? The V&A Explores…

By Regina Connell. Given the interest in what we’ve been calling alternative luxury, I was delighted when I heard a few months ago that London’s Victoria and Albert Museum was going to be doing an exhibit on the much-maligned “L” … Continue reading

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Profile: David Trubridge

We’ve clearly been having a bit of a love affair with wood lately. Over the last month or two, we’ve profiled the men we consider the rockstars of contemporary wood work today: Matthias Pliessnig, with his daring, swooping forms; Donald … Continue reading

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