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Interview with Aaron Frew – D1 models

Tell us a bit about your background - how did you get into modelling? Was it always an aspiration of yours? - well I'm from a small town in the east midands (n...
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Shoreditch shoemaker : Sebastian Tarek

This season is the debut collection of Sebastian Tarek’s beautiful, bespoke and handmade Men’s shoes. Sebastian is an Australian-born shoemaker based in East ...
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Tracey Neuls – Why I love Shoreditch

If Shoreditch was a pair of shoes they would be everything we love, an expressions of individuality and attitude, a pair that conjures up a sense of surprise an...
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“Jersey Shore-Ditch”

The Only Way is Dalston I’ll admit it; I love a good juicy bit of reality TV. Watching dramatic weekly episodes packed full of tragic tales of sour break-ups,...
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Startup Interviews: Nine Tails Tattoo Co-Founder Kanae

Kanae began tattooing in 2002 as an apprentice at Makoto Hasegawa's Hocus Pocus Studio in Shizuoka, Japan. After studying the works of the great Japanese artists, Kanae developed a passion for traditional Japanese tattoos. Each of her designs is rooted in the stories and traditions of traditional Japanese legend and lore....
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Vertical Gallery Launch

On October 24, 2011, a photography competition was launched to solicit mobile phone photographs for a brand new public exhibition space called The Vertical Gallery, located in London’s uber-trendy Shoreditch and Hoxton – the gateway to the London Olympics....
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Startup Interviews: Cycle on Fire Founder Svetlana Pavlova

Cycle on Fire is for anyone who wants to enjoy a fun and challenging group exercise to keep fit with respect to both mind and body. People of all levels of ‘fitness’ can attend, as it is not essential to keep pace with the instructor, although once you are able to, you will be super fit! Indoor cycling is a great cardiovascular exercise, where you can lose weight fast. The studio provides a form of ‘meditation on a bike’ with a projector screen and music to take your mind to another dimension while your legs are pedalling....
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The Hermit of Shoreditch

One of my favourite things happens to be my noble Sunday outings in Brick Lane with a ‘pit-stop’ at the Spitalfields market, and a stroll along the Truman Brewery dressed in my crumbled hangover attire. I always walk up till the end of the road, richly rewarding myself with a brave fishbowl at Casa Blue or a coffee at the Swedish Fika with an angelic bagel next door. One daring afternoon which happened to be my morning after an eventful night out, I managed to gather some energy to proceed to the Red Church Street, where I found a brilliant store called Concrete Hermit, managed by a lovely bloke, Chris Knight....
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Dining in Shoreditch: Funky Asia

Located near the Spitalfields Market on Commercial Street, Funky Asia seems at first glance like a cross between a diner and a discotheque. Upon entering this vast, rustic space ridden with fluorescent lights, I didn’t know quite what to expect. I had heard that the place specialized in Pan-Asian cuisine, but nothing in the ‘vibe’ of this place seemed to communicate that. As well, the fact that all the waiters and waitresses were conspicuously Indian certainly didn’t elucidate things for me, and as I was ushered to my table amidst a hollow, empty space, I couldn’t help but feel confused....
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PIAS Fire Benefit at Favela Chic

Last Wednesday, I went to the Richard Norris and Label Love PIAS Fire benefit at Favela Chic. I was looking forward to it as it had the potential to be a smashing evening - the line-up, venue and cause were all great. AIM had funded the evening to raise money for UK independent music labels whose music was lost in the riots on August 9th when the main PIAS warehouse was destroyed....
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Plus Arts Projects Presents 'Neon & Vinyl'

The Londonewcastle Project Space is a gallery and exhibition space in Shoreditch created by property brand Londonewcastle as a platform for creatives and artists to display their work and further their practice. The gallery is donated to users who might not otherwise have the opportunity to show their work and forms part of the ongoing local cultural discourse....

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