Tag Archives: Culture

03May/22

Tiffany & Co.’s “Vision & Virtuosity” Exhibition Announced in London featuring an Extraordinary Display of Jewels, Craftsmanship and Creativity

Marking Tiffany and Co.’s 150th anniversary in London, “Vision & Virtuosity”, an astounding exhibition from this iconic jeweller, debuts at the Saatchi Gallery, London, from 10th June – 19th August, with complimentary tickets going live from this week. Continue reading

16Apr/22

Zlodei Agency (BADS) and Eugene Lapitsky sold the Coffin Dance meme at the NFT auction to support Ukraine

A meme with African dancing pallbearers known as Coffin Dance was sold at the NFT auction for a record amount of 1,047,806 dollars (327 ETH). The winning bid was placed on April 9th. The meme was sold to support Ukraine, which is now fighting a Russian military invasion. Continue reading

12Apr/22

Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week presents the world’s first fashion show of the Viktor&Rolf Mariage bridal line

The fashion artists Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren will present the world’s first fashion show of their bridal line during Barcelona Bridal Night, the gala night of the Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week event, which once again confirms itself as a world reference in bridal fashion. The fashion show – which is also the brand’s first in Spain – will take place on Wednesday the 20th of April at the Xavier Corberó Centre for Research and Artistic Activities. Continue reading

11Mar/22

Arab women entrepreneurs defy odds with leap into sportswear

– In conservative MENA region, women find activewear niche

– From Lebanon to Saudi Arabia, female-led firms spring up

– Economic vageries, pandemic test fledgling businesses

BEIRUT, March 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Nathaly Daou zigzags through an underground fabric store in Beirut, pulling out bolts of neon Lycra and patterned polyester before settling on a roll of white cotton. Continue reading

04Feb/22

Punk Isn’t Dead, It’s Minted

DESPERATE MEASURES, the New Zealand-born, London-based, punk and rock four piece released their brand-new mini album ‘Rinsed’ on Easy Action records last October to critical acclaim. Containing six tracks of hard-hitting punk with a big helping of rock n’ roll, the album is available on 10″ vinyl, CD and download. These recordings feature the new line-up of founder Eugene Butcher, former Glitterati and current Rich Ragany and The Digressions guitarist Gaff, Ricky McGuire of U.K SUBS and The Men They Couldn’t Hang, along with former K-Line/Done Lying Down drummer James Sherry. Continue reading

26Jan/22

TikTok Named World’s Fastest-Growing Brand by Brand Finance Global 500 2022 Report

TikTok has been named the world’s fastest-growing brand by a new report published today. With an astounding 215% growth, the entertainment app’s brand value has increased from US$18.7 billion in 2021 to US$59.0 billion this year. Claiming 18th spot among the world’s top 500 most valuable brands, it is the highest new entrant to the Brand Finance Global 500 2022 ranking. Continue reading

14Dec/21

Wirex Launches world’s first ‘Mass-Market’ Non-Custodial DeFi Wallet

Wirex, a crypto-friendly digital payments company, today unveiled its mass-market non-custodial Wirex Wallet, solidifying the company’s leading position in the crypto and DeFi spheres. With the mass adoption of DeFi on the horizon, Wirex believes their cross-chain, keyless, highly secure Wallet will finally break down the barriers to mainstream adoption. Continue reading

22Nov/21

Fashion can become 80% circular through pre-competitive collaboration to scale textile recycling

In the aftermath of COP26, Global Fashion Agenda (GFA) , the leading non-profit for industry collaboration on sustainability in fashion has published Scaling Circularity – a new report which reveals the opportunities and investment required to scale circular fashion systems. Continue reading