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British Born and Italian Tailored The MINI Superleggera

A familiar face, with a twist, The MINI SuperleggeraTM Vision showcases traditional MINI design on a classic Speedster bonnet, with iconic round headlights and hexagonal grille takes me back to one of my past cars the MGf. The Plating on the grille gives it sporting character, while three-dimensional bonnet stripes emboss the hood, leading to polished aluminium accents. This hot little baby cuts a fine silhouette...

the Goldern Canary

Jake Phipps’s idea of the cage traces the tradition of canary's in homes. Canary presence in households dates back to the Egyptian and Roman civilizations; in Middle Ages and in English courts, it was a sign of good manners to have canaries in the sitting room. Thus, an icon of British high-ranking state turns into a CASAMANIA object-lamp....

the Stokehouse, the next chapter …

The iconic Stokehouse was ablaze on Friday night as hundreds of people watched on as a fire took hold in the restaurant's kitchen and engulfed the building reducing it to rubble. Early Saturday morning Port Phillip Council demolished the remains leaving a vacant lot.

The Van Haandel's, who would have run the Stokehouse for 25 years this year vowed they would do everything possible to bring...

Kylie Minogue takes us “Into the Blue”

Kylie Minogue‘s “Into the Blue” has leaked, building anticipation for its January 27 release date. Following a little twitter teasing, and snapshots from her video shoot we are getting closer to seeing more from Australia’s pop princess. Whilst launched by piano chords and a wash of strings, “Into the Blue” is pure pop that offers up a new sound,...

The garden villa

Inspired by the owner’s love of gardening and greenery is reflected in the close relationship of indoor and outdoor space. Enveloped by the lush, vertically stacked gardens is a contemporary villa that comes alive with a rich blend of natural materials, like timber, marble and granite. Located in tropical Singapore this family home is the second home Aamer Architects have designed for this client. The...