“Bottles clank and the smell of hot, mashed corn permeates the air. A lazy fan whirs, complimenting the constant hum of the stills that are directly behind me. In front of me stands Colin Spoelman, moonshiner.” (Smith Ratliff).
02. The Regent Street Windows Project by RIBA
“For the past two weeks, 10 store windows in central London have been infused with designed displays as part of the Regent Street Windows Project. With a theme of ‘cities of tomorrow,’ the second annual event has invited designers and architects to overhaul shop façades at Levi’s, Ted Baker, Banana Republic and seven other locations.” (Frame).
03. Wayside Inn Antiques Show: Making Antiquing Fun Again
“Don’t look now, but the Wayside Inn Antiques Show is making antiquing fun again. Staged most recently at the historic Wayside Inn, May 13–15, this 46-dealer fair mixes business and pleasure, striking a calculated balance between affordable fare and choice specimens for dedicated collectors.” (The Bee).
04. Playing with Fire: Gas vs. Charcoal BBQ
“It’s that time. Time to gaze longingly at your backyard or terrace and envision the grill of your dreams. Is it the type of BBQ that you fill with coal and set ablaze, or does it fire up with a click of a button and the turn of a knob?” (Food Republic).