The Monocle Guide to Better Living (Extended Version)

The Book is Now Available!
Posted by Angie—08/2013

Monocle is one of the most successful magazines to be developed in the past decade. Armed with an unmistakable sense of aesthetics and journalistic tenacity, its team—led by editor-in-chief Tyler Brûlé—has created an intelligent publication that continually inspires a global readership who is interested in everything from diplomacy to design. For its first-ever book, The Monocle Guide to Better Living, the editorial team looks at one of their core themes: how to live well.

In this in-depth video, Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck, and Robert Klanten talk about their shared vision for the book and how this indispensable reference of inspirational ways to improve your life was brought together.

The book is now available. Buy it here. 

The Monocle Guide to Better Living

Posted by Gestalten—11/2014
Full of writing, reports, and recommendations, The Monocle Guide to Better Living is original, informative, entertaining and comprehensive. This is not a book about glitz but rather an upbeat survey of products and ideas built to treasure and last.
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Monocle Magazine

A Briefing On Global Affairs, Business, Culture & Design
Posted by Gestalten—06/2014
Global understanding of things.
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The Future Laboratory

Interview with Chris Sanderson and Martin Raymond
Posted by Gestalten—01/2009

We live in uncertain times but one thing about the future is certain: The business of trend analysts Chris Sanderson and Martin Raymond from the London firm The Future Laboratory is no fortune-telling

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Jerszy Seymour

Amateur furniture in Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—01/2009

Berlin-based designer Jerszy Seymour has decorated the entrance hall of the Esther Schipper gallery in Berlin.

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Sayaka Yamamoto

Kitchen Insects
Posted by Gestalten—01/2009

Nobody likes to have insects in the kitchen. Unless they are designed by Sayaka Yamamoto.

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Strike a Pose - Podcast

Eccentric Architecture and Spectacular Spaces
Posted by Gestalten—01/2009

Strike a Pose documents a new extroverted architectural language.

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Start Me Up! is recommended in the May issue of Novum. "Start Me Up! zeigt gelungene Kreationen aus aller Welt, die Marken individuell und reizvoll zur Geltung bringen.”

Liquid Spaces featured on Highsnobiety.

Kitchen Kulture featured on Republica.com.

The Great Wide Open on Huh.

Blank Slate and The Map Design Toolbox in Il Venerdi di Repubblica on April 10.

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