In our opinion, late summer is the best time to head off on holiday – the sun’s less fierce and many of the schools have gone back. Here are our top ten essential items for a tardy beach break: from sun cream to swimming trunks, tortoiseshell sunglasses to refreshing colognes, a great read and a must-hear CD, this is everything you’ll need to stuff in your Tomorrowland beach bag.
From spicing up your lettercraft to adding class to your condiment cupboard, plus timeless additions to your kitchen, wardrobe and workspace, here are this month’s most covetable commodities from issue 81 of Monocle.
Taipei has long lived in the shadow of its glitzier neighbours when it comes to retail. But now the range and quality of products on offer are firming up the Taiwanese capital’s place on Asia’s shopping map.
The countdown to Christmas has begun and it’s time to find something special for your loved ones. From toys to keep the kids quiet to knitwear to curl up in, Monocle fills its sleigh with a selection of presents for under…