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Cannes International Film FestivalMAY 14–25
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lifestyle - Trends 2014: Couture and beyond
The spring 2014 couture collections offered up plenty of inspirational trends that promise to make their way into our wardrobes during the coming months.
A tile of two cities
The tale of the traditional blue pottery of Pakistan, known as Kashi Kari, mirrors the set-up of what is today’s Pakistan.
On the one hand, it is a tale of excellence derived from centuries of generational workers in the craft toiling in the same manner as their forebears did centuries ago, learning via apprenticeship yet eschewing modern methods, designs, and experimentation for ‘what has worked true’. On the other hand, it’s the tale of a young Pakistan emerging on the global scene with a promise of newness, modernity, and – dare we say – even playfulness.
Educate A Child - Bangladesh
Launched in November 2012 by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, the globally focused Educate A Child programme strives to bring quality primary education to millions of children.
Interview with Revive Customs, New York – The sneaker revolution has been unstoppable since Michael Jordan lent his name and legend to Nike. Crazed fans of MJ lined up for blocks to be first in line when a new sneaker dropped. Things haven’t changed much, but Nike has diversified and has signed a small army of elite athletes to fill in the gaps and keep Nike ahead of the competition.
Vikings: Life and Legend, The British Museum
Starting March 6
The British Museum will open its new Sainsbury Exhibitions Gallery, part of the new World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre, in powerful fashion.
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Colour of the Year: Radiant Orchid
Its official: the colour set to define 2014 is a particularly vibrant shade of violet. Dubbed Radiant Orchid, its the hue that promises to impact on all elements of design during the year ahead.
Culture - Mastering the Art of Arabic Calligraphy
Arabic calligraphy is an artistic practice originally developed as a method to preserve the Qu’ran. Over the centuries the styles and methods have been continued by every generation, not with the intent to alter the form but to continue its legacy.