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The Monocle Guide to Better Living (Extended Version)

The Book is Now Available!
Posted by Gestalten—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—01/2016

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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Francios Chalet Speaks at Literarischer Salon

In Hanover on December 8
Posted by Gestalten—12/2003

François Chalet, graphic designer and illustrator from Zurich, will be a guest speaker at the Literarischer Salon in Hanover, Germany on Monday, December 8, 2003.

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PURY in Berlin

Is December 2003 Bookshop of the Month
Posted by Gestalten—12/2003

Check out a new featured shop in our "Bookshop of the Month" section.

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Holiday Design Bazaar Featuring dgv

101 Gift Ideas in Berlin
Posted by Gestalten—12/2003

From December 12th through 14th, 2003 Berlin's design scene will present 101 gift ideas at the Kudamm 101 Hotel.

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A Graphic Battle Royale in Brooklyn
Posted by Gestalten—12/2003

If you're in or near New York City, be sure to check out graphic battles royale featuring the following powerhouse contenders:

Futura VS Shepard Fairey

Dalek VS NYC Lase

Filth VS Faile

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