Underneath It All: Agent Provocateur That old adage, sex sells, has played a role in Agent Provocateur’s success over its 20-year history—but it certainly hasn’t been the only factor. For that, we can also thank playful, irreverent campaigns, a fan base that ranges from Anastasia Steele (you know, the Fifty Shades of Grey protagonist) and […]
London Two Ways From a wizard school to “kid discos”, here’s how to balance your budget on a family trip to London.
Action Hero Meet Ruth Hogben, London’s It-girl fashion filmmaker. Fashion films boast a lofty objective: to embody a designer’s complete vision, from mood to clothes, preferably in less than three minutes. Although everybody makes them—star snappers (Steven Meisel for Prada), artists (Ryan McGinley for Edun), A-list directors (Martin Scorsese for Chanel)—Londoner Ruth Hogben, 30, has […]
Storewatch: A curated collection of furnishings wows at Rob Kurkut Interiors. Find it: 1415 11th St. SW, Calgary (403) 245-0035 or rk-interiors.com History: Rob Kurkut opened his namesake shop near Calgary’s design district in March, as a culmination of 20 years’ experience in interior design retail and a lifetime of collecting antiques. The historic 1912 […]