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Why writer Zadie Smith is the best kind of literary icon
Why writer Zadie Smith is the best kind of literary icon
Ahead of the release of her book Swing Time, we celebrate the writer who is a self-confessed book nerd & constantly pushes the conversation around equality

Wool BnB: London’s coolest new accommodation is solely made of wool
Wool BnB: London’s coolest new accommodation is solely made of wool
Swap your traditional bed and breakfast for a fully immersive experience that celebrates the wool industry. WGSN reports.

Paris Fashion Week hotspots that WGSN loves
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Paris Fashion Week hotspots that WGSN loves
This week, the French capital takes the reins from Milan for the S/S17 finale. Holly Friend reports on the top Parisian spots to round off your fashion month in style.

BHS: The British retailer set to be reborn online
BHS online
BHS: The British retailer set to be reborn online
The high street retailer is bouncing back online, focusing first on interiors, with clothing to come later. WGSN Global News Editor Nigel Taylor reports

Colombia 101: The Breathtaking Art of Medellín
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Colombia 101: The Breathtaking Art of Medellín
WGSN reports highlights from the Colombian city of Medellín, a cultural hotbed of art, food, and fashion.

Not for Sale: The latest female art pop-up hits Brooklyn
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Not for Sale: The latest female art pop-up hits Brooklyn
Curated by Girl on Girl, a female art collective, Not for Sale is a baby pink newsstand fostering a new kind of shared economy.

London’s transport history inspires new homeware product ranges
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London’s transport history inspires new homeware product ranges
Love London transport? New homeware collections on display at London Design Festival are an ode to Tfl and your morning commute. WGSN reports

Are cybathlons the future of sport?
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Are cybathlons the future of sport?
Switzerland's Cybathlon will draw on cutting-edge tech including brain-computer interfaces, exoskeletons and haptic tech. WGSN's Sarah Housley tries it out

WGSN picks the top Milan fashion week style spots
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WGSN picks the top Milan fashion week style spots
Whether you’re a seasoned Milan Fashion Week attendee or not, WGSN has you covered with the freshest addresses in the city. WGSN's Milan Correspondent, Diana Lee reports.

New London conference reveals future health and food trends
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New London conference reveals future health and food trends
Future trends around sustainability, food and space travel were in the spotlight at this experimental new London conference. WGSN's Sarah Housley reports