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Where to shop in London

apoleon famously referred to England as a nation of shopkeepers. Two hundred years later, London remains one of the best places in the world to go shopping. Big-name emporiums such as Selfridges, Harvey Nichols, Hamleys, Fortnum & Mason and Liberty are both sightseeing attractions in their own right and temples for shopping devotees, while side-street boutiques and lively markets abound. We’ve listed some of the most popular places to shop… Read Article →

Your ultimate guide to the best shopping spots in Stockholm

1. Östermalm With high-end fashion stores, stunning eighteenth century buildings, opulent restaurants and a harbour packed with luxury boats, Östermalm is the most exclusive district in Stockholm. Walk down Biblioteksgatan and its side streets to find global brands including Mulberry, Prada and Louis Vuitton as well as high-end stores flying the flag for Nordic fashion such as H&M-owned &Other Stories, Filippa K and Tiger of Sweden. To feel most like a queen, head down… Read Article →

THE ULTIMATE MEN’S SHOPPING GUIDE TO TOKYO

Tokyo Shopping District  1 – Ginza Ginza is eight blocks of high-end shopping, with some of the most expensive real estate in the world. Along the main avenue of Chuo-dori you’ll find the first Japanese department stores, such as Matsuya and Matsuzakaya, side-by-side with international brands like Chanel, Lanvin, and the Apple Store. Ginza is home to Uniqlo’s flagship store, with four floors devoted to menswear. There’s also Gap, H&M, Zara and Abercrombie… Read Article →

Your Comprehensive Guide To the Spring 2018 Trends

Fashion month—the colloquial name for the marathon that is New York, London, Milan, and Paris Fashion Weeks—is finally over. While many lamented the loss in New York Fashion Week of Altuzarra, Thom Browne, Proenza Schouler, and Rodarte, smaller labels took advantage of a schedule that wasn’t swarming with shows and were able to stand out, including the beautiful Brock Collection, Vaquera, and Snow Xue Gao. In Milan, the supers returned… Read Article →

10 tips to add spring fashion trends to your style

Spring has sprung and hopefully everyone is ready to transition their wardrobe to warmer temps. You may begin by incorporating some new trends and some ongoing wearable trends that may brighten your day. Here are 10 looks that are in now: 1. Checks and gingham: Checks or gingham prints are classic for spring fashion but are considered trendy this year. If you have a checked button-up shirt in your closet, pull… Read Article →

How to Live a Rich Modern Life Without Debt

Stop Buying Stuff You Won’t Remember in a Week This is perhaps the biggest lesson I’ve ever learned about personal finance. If it’s an item or an experience you won’t remember in a few days, you shouldn’t be spending any money on it. If it’s completely forgettable, then any money you spent on it is basically just lost. The only completely forgettable things you should be spending money on are your… Read Article →

Middle-class life: Surviving the modern African city

Play 1: Start a business Just over 70% of respondents believe in order to live a secure lifestyle, you have to have your own business. And while entrepreneurship is commonly viewed as the obvious vehicle to success, there are some markets – such as Accra, Kano, Luanda, Lusaka and Addis Ababa – where a formal job is still regarded as the best way to climb the ladder. However, both professional… Read Article →

The 6 Main Ways Technology Impacts Your Daily Lifestyle

1: Improved Communication The continuous advances in technology have led to the appearance of numerous new methods of electronic communication, such as social networking websites, emails, voicemails, and video conferences. These advanced communication tech tools have helped us to eliminate time and distance as obstacles to effective communication. This is beneficial not only to our personal relationships, but also to education and business. Technology has improved cultural education by giving… Read Article →