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IATA codes of airports seem an unlikely inspiration for design but Airportag's cushions are some of our favourite we've seen in a long time, evoking something of the style of the 20th century jet set.
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01/15/2014 in Design and Interior Design, Travel | Permalink
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Want to live the life of an iconic designer in Germany between the wars? You really can do that when you book into the studio flats in the 1920s Prellerhaus Bauhaus Studio Building in Dessau, Germany.
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10/18/2013 in Architecture, Travel | Permalink
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We haven't done a Retro Retreat in a while, but after spotting the Hotel Josephine in Paris on the latest Secret Escapes newsletter, we thought it would fit the bill.
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10/15/2013 in Travel | Permalink
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Want to make your mark in the airport queue? You need to buy the Travel Boy, which is, as you probably noticed, Game Boy-inspired carry-on luggage.
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09/25/2013 in Gadgets and Technology, Travel | Permalink
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We're seeing a lot of reissued TFL posters for the 150 anniversary of the tube but we couldn't let this one pass by without a mention.
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09/16/2013 in Art and Photography, Design and Interior Design, Travel | Permalink
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