Michael Graves Designs Are About to Get a Whole Lot More Accessible

Designer capsule collections made available to the masses are generally associated with the early- to mid-aughts. That’s when Karl Lagerfeld and Stella McCartney’s H&M clothing and accessories flew off shelves, and Target brought Missoni’s colorful chevron prints to wide swaths of the United States. But a beat before the onset of such high-low pairings, renowned architect and designer Michael Graves got … Read more Michael Graves Designs Are About to Get a Whole Lot More Accessible

Move over Mao: Beijing tomb sweepers preen pampered pets’ graves

China celebrates the Qingming tomb-sweeping festival on Monday, with much of the ceremonial ritual of honouring the dead these days not geared towards beloved relatives, but beloved pets. Once banned by Communist leader Chairman Mao Zedong as a bourgeois pastime, having a pet has now become a symbol of financial success in China, which has … Read more Move over Mao: Beijing tomb sweepers preen pampered pets’ graves