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Horibe Associates Creates a Modern Japanese Home Steeped in Tradition

Nestled in Japan’s Shiga Prefecture lies one of Horibe Associates latest developments. Sitting on a picturesque path leading to a Shinto shrine is a home steeped in cultural tradition, while at the same time showcasing a conceptual balance between rustic materiality and geometry.

Constructed in the customary hira…


Oliver Spencer Dresses the Modern Gentleman for Fall/Winter 2018

Oliver Spencer continues to purvey an assortment of garments for the modern gentleman with its Fall/Winter 2018 collection. Following in the footsteps of the Fall/Winter 2017 collection, the latest offering combines loose fitting trousers and suit pants with turtlenecks, suit jackets, shearling lined jackets, a wool vest and numerous other outerw…


A Longtime Music Legend Anoints Young Thug as Our “Modern Tupac”

Like equally-significant luminaries Gucci Mane, Kanye West, Andre 3000 and others, Wyclef Jean has expressed his admiration and love for Atlanta’s most eccentric ATLien, Young Thug. Speaking exclusively to Pigeons & Planes for his latest major interview, Wyclef Jean has broken the mold and likened the controversial down-south rapper to one of hip-hop’s Mount Rushmore m…


Modern Villa in Tel Aviv Designs Itself Around the Pool

Designed by Paz Gersh Architects in Ramat HaSharon, this modern Mediterranean villa located in Tel Aviv remarkably makes the pool the focal point of the home. With no steps leading down to the pool from the kitchen and dining area, the design makes for a seamless transition from the outside to the interior. Additionally, the unique L-shaped layout, large glass sliding doors and open…


Reebok’s Fury Adapt Sneaker Is a Modern Instapump Fury

Reebok has come up with an updated version of the Instapump Fury. The popular Instapump Fury was first introduced in the 1990’s, and its influence is still seen on the streets today. The new Fury Adapt sneaker reinterprets the Instapump Fury’s futuristic design with updates for modern day. It features a sleeker, slimmer shape, with a bootie construction all set atop an EVA sole….


Snow Peak’s Spring/Summer Collection Fuses Modern Design With Performance

Japanese outdoor brand Snow Peak releases its latest Spring/Summer lookbook, after unveiling key pieces from its collection earlier this year. The range includes utility vests, wind and rain-resistant anoraks and high-performance pullovers to meet all your outdoor adventure needs. Designer Lisa Yamai skillfully incorporates technical materials with contemporary aesthet…