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future of food

Three projects that predict the future of food, travel & architecture

In the first of our guest posts from Design Indaba, we profile the ideas of three young graduates who formed part of the inaugural Antenna event organised by Design Indaba and Dutch Design Week.

Brands buzz about biophilic design at #NeoCon50

Over the last few years, hospitality has fully embraced biophilic design, and, based on the brand showings at this year’s NeoCon, contract spaces and offices are the next frontier in biophilia.

Towards zero waste: Three reusable tableware products to invest in

Coffee cups, sandwich wraps and straws are all getting a sustainable upgrade. WGSN's Sarah Housley picks three of the brands to know

Copenhagen Fashion Summit 2018: Sustainable solutions

Copenhagen Fashion Summit is the world's leading business event dedicated to the role of sustainability in the fashion industry. WGSN was in attendance this year, looking into the newest sustainable solutions to hit the market.

Zohra Rahman: Apprenticeship, craft and design aesthetics

Located in the heart of Lahore, Pakistan, the Zohra Rahman workshop is rooted in a reinterpretation of the Eastern concept of gharana (apprenticeship). WGSN caught up with the jeweller to talk apprenticeships, brand mission and design aesthetics.

Art and joie de vivre with Nathalie Decoster

French sculptor Nathalie Decoster sat down with WGSN City by City Associate Editor Nicole Hurip to talk the role of an artist, the best cities in China, and her love for all things vintage and flared.

WGSN City by City: 48 hours in Amman

Jordan's capital Amman is more than just a pit stop to Petra, it really delivers as a destination in itself. Here's my 48 hour guide to navigating the city that's full of surprises.

WGSN travel: Holiday happiness in Formentera

WGSN's Managing Director Carla Buzasi offers up insight on where to stay, eat and drink on the beautiful Balearic island of Formentera.

The Sustainability Series: THE KINDCRAFT

We caught up with THE KINDCRAFT founder Lauren K. Lancy for the next in our sustainability series to talk her experience, THE KINDCRAFT mission and the longevity of slow fashion.

WGSN in Tokyo: Kids trends inspiration

Tokyo is a must-visit for kids and adults that are young-at-heart, with many only-in-Japan items for sale, from streetwear to unique collaborations to licensed products for all ages. It's a key source of inspiration for WGSN's kidswear team. Here are our top, family-friendly destinations.

sustainability

Marketing strategy buzzwords: Sustainability

Once defined by PETA and FEED bags in the early 2000's, sustainability has become as capitalized a marketing tool as feminism. As some brands show how to do it right, and others miss the mark, we look at how to expand your brand/client’s own efforts.

Exhibits to check out during NYCxDesign

Every May, New York City becomes a centre for creativity and design for the annual design festival, NYCxDesign. Here are WGSN's favourites.