This guide to New York City brought to you by bi-annual travel and lifestyle magazine Cereal features a discerning edit of favourite places and hotspots of the melting Big Apple with an ever so stylish and minimalistic print issue like you would expect. On 128 beautifully designed pages in full colour on FSC uncoated paper, you will find everything from neighbourhood maps, a section of additional recommendations as well as a photo essay of the city and personal essays by New Yorkers Fabrice Penot of Le Labo and Frank Muytjens of J. Crew.
Since the 19th century, we were prophesied that an Age of Leisure would make our lives much more easy and that the machines will free use from the drudgery of work. But what happened to the Age of Leisure? A decade later it seems that none of these promises have come to reality, people work more than ever, sometimes handling 3 jobs to pay their bills and also social media is having a mature impact on our lives always overflowing us with mass information. In their latest issue Kinfolk Magazine meets Carl Honoré, one of the most respected advocates of the Slow Movement, eleven years after publishing his book „In Praise of slowness, he offers some insight on what slow means today.
Nepenthes introduced their latest project, the first issue of The Garment District Journal, a publication "Investigating the world with observations and conditions of our time between objects, people, words and conversations." The GDJ will be a seasonal publication that features a collection of writing and photography. Issue number one includes an interview with Jeremy Lewis/Garmento Magazine, “3 PM” editorial by JIMA, a look back at New York’s Level Plane Records, a dig through Steve Terry/Wild Life’s archives and more.
Japanese leather artisan Hender Scheme, known for taking on some classic sneaker silhouettes and creating all-leather high-end reproductions released their first book dubbed “Manufacture”. The book pays homage to the people behind the brand and details the high-quality craftsmanship that makes these leather products so remarkable. With this book Hender Scheme is giving the readers a view on the manufacturing process and the people who are coming from the Asakusa district of Tokyo - where the brand’s atelier sits.
Fashion and lifestyle photographer Justin Chung released his first book entitled Faculty Department, giving us a personal and up-close perspective on noteworthy individuals such as Ennis McIntosh, Tokuhiko Kise, Frank Muytjens, Lauren Snyder, Philip Crangi, and Armando Cabral. With his photography project and visual journey, Justin Chung offers a glimpse into the lives of 13 creative personalities - while at work, in their daily routine or within the stillness of a moment. With this photography book Justin Chung focused on lives, spaces, and the stories documented in a book filled with pages of warm and intimated imagery. The book is now available at selected book stores worldwide or online over at Faculty Department.
Finally, the wait is over and THE NEW ORDER releases their latest issue vol.11. This time, two iconic fashion enthusiasts will be featured on the cover.