Monday, 24 November 2014

Jellyfish Eyes by Takashi Murakami

"Jellyfish Eyes is nonsense.  No reason, no meaning.  This world is all nonsense."    Jellyfish Eyes is the first feature film from one of our favourite artists, Takashi Murakami who feels the children of modern Japan understand him best....

Friday, 14 November 2014

A Temple to Armani

Armani's hotel in Dubai is a powerful brand beacon and salesfloor in an emerging market.  International brands are investing in hotels as luxury showcases for their own products, in the case of Armani, homeware (Armani/Casa) and furniture as well as clothing .....  Live the brand what?

Tuesday, 4 November 2014

Nike Ups the Fashion Ante with Karlie Kloss

Clever Nike is embracing the fashion crowd as never before. Its forthcoming collaboration with Pedro Lourenço was launched with much fanfare last week, starring as it does Karlie Kloss in the campaign shots. As with everything, authenticity is at its core. The product is highly fashionable but function has to come first. But it clearly doesn’t hurt to have Karlie (and a chunk of her million+ Instagram following) endorsing the brand…