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Posts tagged "wine"
+ LMBRJK SADL STOOL

+ LMBRJK SADL STOOL

“Berlin, twenty stools, three days, an opening party, it’s going to be SWEEEEEEEEEET,” promised architect-turned-designer Jon Kleinhample, last we ever so sluggishly spoke, slumped down into a brown leather sofa. Several glasses of Slovenian wine with an old friend and design colleague of ten years will have this effect. I was passing through from Berlin...
+ An Introspective Letter From Lykavittos

+ An Introspective Letter From Lykavittos

Dear Friend, I undo the metal clasp of my rucksack and pull out a wad of paper. I spy the waiter bringing my second glass of ruby red just in time as I finish the first. He’s quite a skilled waiter; he keeps me from waiting. The aged whiteness of ancient Parthenon taints yellow and...
+ Istanbul from Above

+ Istanbul from Above

Leaving the morning fog, we spend the day above the streets of Istanbul from rooftop terraces of restaurants and bars. Yeni Raki, glasses of wine, Turkish coffee. A Bossa nova DJ and conversation on the whimsical nature of “gabe-style” moving. Toss the keys in and walk out? I say drain the glass, walk out into...
+ Eurasian Lifestyle

+ Eurasian Lifestyle

There is perhaps nothing so sublime as a glass of wine at sunset by the water in the company of a dear friend. Would you disagree? We enter the garden at the luxurious THEHOUSE CAFÉ in Ortaköy and sit at the water’s edge. My former desire for Turkish coffee fades to that for a glass...
+ lunch break for those caught in charlottenburg

+ lunch break for those caught in charlottenburg

Linguine Amatriciana / Vino / Espresso. A lunch classic for the Barkow Leibinger Architekten work experience. If it sounds like your lunch palette…and you, due to unfavorable and tragic circumstances, find yourself in the socially trendy and uber-chic district of Charlottenburg, make sure to check out Cantinetta, a lovely Italian gem hiding out in this...
+ and it begins

+ and it begins

  Food and Fashion. Whatever wets my appetite. Let’s set the record straight, start with a bottle of red to celebrate the website working in my favor. An old shot from the days of NYC. thanks to Tutia of PerretSchaad for the idea!