Marc Meeuwissen has known since high school a few sure things about himself: he loves BMX biking, which he’s been doing for about nine years; he wants to be a documentary filmmaker, and he gets no inspiration from a nine-to-five job. Those elements fused for the 22-year-old last May, when he packed
Sewing is cool. Don’t believe me? Being cool is about being admired. The cool are envied because of their self-confidence in a unique skill. Jesse James, a custom motorcycle builder, is cool. I can’t weld the front end of a chopper, but he can’t line the inside of a bra cup. Our screw ups are
Writer Virginia Woolf summarized the place where food was reserved in her life with her famous quote, “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Modern dining today is quite different than in Ms. Woolf’s generation, which I imagine to be a quite simpler time, where
Twenty years ago, Stan Beck was attending a college football game at Army in West Point, N.Y., when he noticed something unique – cadets who had just parachuted out of a helicopter above the stadium delivered the game ball and flags to midfield. “I asked the man sitting next to me, ‘Do they do this
Last year I went on my first South African safari in Kruger National Park. Not only did I get to experience one of the largest game reserves in Africa and one of the most incredible national parks in the world, but I'm proud to report that I spotted the "Big Five" – a
It could have been the swamp rat. The Blind Pig Supper Club’s first underground dinner was supposed to be a one-time event. But, whether it was the braised beaver tail over gnocchi, or the nutria, a critter with a reputation as swamp-dwelling vermin, this dinner would be no one-hit wonder.
glacéau vitaminwater is calling on all creatives to come together and share their talents at the shinebright studio in London this summer. Located in buzzing Brick Lane, the pop-up space offers young creative talent a place to exhibit, create and be inspired during its seven-week run. The