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How Martin Parr's Phaidon book inspired Patrick Grant's new men's and women's collections

'Boring Postcards was the hub of a wheel of inspiration' says the E.Tautz and Norton & Sons head
Published: Thursday, 28 April 2016

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One thing not to miss in Tokyo
Repurposed packing crates function as display cases in this bookshop featured in our Wallpaper* City Guide
Published: Monday, 25 April 2016
Success at our Failed It! launch
London's creative types love the look of art director Erik Kessels’ fabulous, fun guide to failing better
Published: Monday, 25 April 2016
What makes Stefan Sagmeister happy?
Watch the graphic designer do drugs, therapy and don a pink bunny outfit in new cinematic work, The Happy Film
Published: Friday, 22 April 2016
The Insider's Guide to Philadelphia
Fashion designer Bela Shehu shares her favourite places as featured in our Wallpaper* City Guide
Published: Monday, 18 April 2016
One thing not to miss in San Sebastián
Construcción Vacía, featured in our Wallpaper* City Guide, is a fine example of Spain's fight for artistic freedom
Published: Friday, 15 April 2016
Buy rare design classic - help the Design Museum
The museum is staging two auctions of great lots from famous donors to raise money for its new home
Published: Friday, 15 April 2016
5 Indian garments with hidden meanings
From the Mughals to the Independence movement, the history of India has been captured in its clothing
Published: Thursday, 14 April 2016
5 things that might help you believe
A glimpse of the rich historical and contemporary design of India where belief plays an important daily role
Published: Tuesday, 12 April 2016
5 things not to miss in Milan next week
Here’s what to look out for at Salon del Mobile, the world’s largest furniture and design fair opening on April 12
Published: Thursday, 7 April 2016
5 great ways to get around India
Actually we're not sure about how far you'd get on number 5 - but you'll certainly look cool on the way. . .

Published: Monday, 4 April 2016
IKEA's Billy Bookcase designer dies
Gillis Lundgren, the fourth person to join IKEA in 1953 and creator of its most iconic products, passes age 89
Published: Tuesday, 15 March 2016
A history of the modern world in 7 haircuts
Learn how civil rights, war and economic boom and bust shaped the hair on our head in The Barber Book
Published: Tuesday, 1 March 2016


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