Two weeks away from Christmas, we are knee deep in the winter chill, so Monocle brings you two generous handfuls of festive joy to keep you (or your partner) warm this December. Don’t blame us if it leaves you asking Santa for the cold snap to last until August, just to get a little bit more wear out of them.
Monocle’s editors have scoured the globe for Christmas gift to make your loved ones happy. From a suitcase that doubles as a chair to virgin wool US blankets to snuggle up in the cold, all bases are covered.
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…
In our new series of global briefings Monocle reports on bespoke shoe making in London, visits Italy for a look at personalised yacht design, eco furniture making in Melbourne and traditional retail in New York.
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