Browsing All Posts published on »January, 2010«

Designed by Pininfarina and Bertone, powered by Ferrari, what’s not to love about the Fiat Dino?

January 29, 2010


In the mid 1950s, Ferrari produced a stunning little V6 engine in order to compete in Formula 2 racing, designed by Vittorio Jano and Enzo Ferrari’s son, Dino. Sadly, in 1956, soon after the engine’s creation, Dino Ferrari passed away.  In remembrance, Ferrari thereafter named all cars fitted with this V6 engine “Dino”. Almost ten […]

Dunja Knezevic – Model, activist & survivor.

January 23, 2010


“Snipers shot at our apartment a month before the siege of Sarajevo whilst my brother, my mum and I were at home. We all came out of it changed forever. My brother and I grew into adults in a matter of seconds.”

January Playlist

January 20, 2010


This month I’ve chosen a few tracks to keep you jumping. Get What You Want – Operator Please Pictures – Sneaky Sound System Ghosts Have The Best Time – The Panda Band If I Ever Feel Better – Phoenix Paper Planes Feat. Bun-B & Rich Boy –  M.I.A. Throw Some D’ceptacon – Rich Boy Vs. Le […]

Vinyl revolution.

January 20, 2010


I was recently down at my mum’s house, cleaning some of my things out of her attic, when I came across a box of my old vinyl LPs. Flicking through them, I was transported back to a time when I’d eagerly await a new release, trekking down to a suitably monikered trendy record shop, its […]

Shaken or Stirred – The art of ordering a Martini.

January 17, 2010


The Martini: Simple, elegant, classic. No other drink occupies such a prestigious place in our psyche, or has such iconic standing. From The Great Gatsby to Goldfinger, Cary Grant to Daniel Craig, it has stood the test of time and yet it seems so difficult to perfect. Shaken or stirred, twist or (olive on a) […]

Avatar – Treading old ground and breaking new.

January 15, 2010

0 just soars, and soon you forget the slight embarrassment you felt for Cameron when he unveiled his giant cat-smurfs to the world. Suddenly you are flying with them, sharing their love of their stunning planet.