North v South: Which Region Is Best At Football?

North v South: Which Region Is Best At Football? http://sabotagetimes.com/football/north-v-south-region-best-football/ Every city, county and region claims they’re the best at football. But who really would come out on top if each region combined to make a single team? “It’s not fantasy football”, insisted Brendan Rodgers a couple of weeks ago after fielding a weakened Liverpool team at the Bernabaue. But, what if it was Brendan? … Continue reading North v South: Which Region Is Best At Football?

Why Hipsters Bastardising Working Class Fashion is a Joke

Why Hipsters Bastardising Working Class Fashion is a Joke http://www.sabotagetimes.com/fashion-style/why-hipsters-bastardising-working-class-fashion-is-a-joke/ I was recently on the Overground from Hoxton to New Cross when a girl in a Burberry check windbreaker, grey adidas trackies and Reebok workouts sat next to me. It was leading up to Halloween and I wasn’t sure whether this was a serious outfit or just a bit of an offensive joke, but as … Continue reading Why Hipsters Bastardising Working Class Fashion is a Joke

5 Of The Best Places To Mark Record Store Day

5 Of The Best Places To Mark Record Store Day http://esquire.co.uk/culture/music/6132/record-store-day-events-2014/ Today marks the seventh coming of Record Store Day – a nationwide celebration of independent record stores. Here’s our guide to the best live shows and giveaways happening this weekend 1 | Eastern Bloc Records Situated in Manchester’s stylish Nothern Quarter, this record-store-come-café will be hosting a full day of events to celebrate Record … Continue reading 5 Of The Best Places To Mark Record Store Day

The Greatest World Cup Ads Ever

The Greatest World Cup Ads Ever http://www.esquire.co.uk/culture/sport/6188/the-greatest-world-cup-adverts-ever/ A topless Maradona, a 13-year-old Scott Parker and a lot of silky keepy-ups With the World Cup set to kick off in less than two months, Nike have released their latest star-studded advert, titled ‘The Last Game’. This time Neymar, Ronaldo, Rooney and Co star as cartoon versions of themselves, tasked with over-throwing footballing clones after an evil … Continue reading The Greatest World Cup Ads Ever

Repair! and the culture of fixing

Repair! and the culture of fixing http://disegnodaily.com/news/repair-and-the-culture-of-fixing Later this month the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany will open Repair!, an exhibition that explores sustainability and reuse through a series of everyday objects repaired by both designers and members of the general public. Here, Disegno examines the exhibition’s inspiration,the 2009 Repair Manifesto. The manifesto was a short document published by the now defunct … Continue reading Repair! and the culture of fixing

Michele de Lucchi for Alessi

Michele de Lucchi for Alessi http://disegnodaily.com/interview/michele-de-lucchi-for-alessi Since he graduated from the Florence Art College in 1975, the Italian architect and designer Michele De Lucchi (b.1951) has had a long list of accomplishments. He was one of the founders of the seminal Memphis collective; has exhibited at the Milan Triennale and Vitra Design Museum; taught in Milan, Michigan and Rome; and created successful products for the … Continue reading Michele de Lucchi for Alessi