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SCENE BY ALL
NEW YORK FASHION WEEK
LINCOLN CENTER
Scene, by All: Presentations at NYFW F/W '15
As we've continued to experience, there's far more to New York Fashion Week than clothing. While it is an insight into what the world will soon be wearing—reflective of months of ideation, process and execution—it's also a tremendous presentation of...
MUSIC
MIXTAPES
SAMPLING
LISTENUP
VALENTINES DAY 2015
PSYCH ROCK
RIP
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Hudson Mohawke: Valentine's Slowjams Chapter VIII While Valentine's Day might be over, Hudson Mohawke released the latest in his annual slowjams mixtape series: Valentine's Slowjams Chapter VIII. The playlist begins with a live cover version of Earth...
ART
MUSIC
TECHNOLOGY
HEALTH
EXHIBITIONS
SCIENCE
MOMA
COCKTAILS
CAKE
DINOSAURS
WELLBEING
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Past Presidents' Go-To Drinks Our Founding Fathers really knew their way around booze, and thanks to Brian Abram’s new book “Party Like a President,” you can now make the same concoctions George Washington and Ulysses S Grant were sipping. Vanity...
PLAYLISTS
ELECTRONIC MUSIC
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VALENTINES DAY 2015
SHLOMO
KALI UCHIS
SHY GIRLS
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Shy Girls: 4WZ Dan Vidmar's R&B project Shy Girls has returned with a moody mixtape, 4WZ, featuring guest spots from Junglepussy, Rome Fortune and Tei Shi—and a tiny cover of Stevie Wonder's "Isn't She Wonderful." The mixtape is unashamedly melancholy...
TECHNOLOGY
MUSEUMS
SCIENCE
LINK ABOUT IT
SELFIES
BLACK HISTORY MONTH
GALLIERIES
GRAMMYS
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Vale Designer Kenji Ekuan Kenji Ekuan, the award-winning designer behind Japan’s bullet train and the ubiquitous Kikkoman soy sauce bottle has died at the age of 85. According to the New York Times, his iconic bottle design has been used by Kikkoman...
MIXES
SOUL
CAPE TOWN
LISTENUP
D'ANGELO
ANGEL HAZE
SNL
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D'Angelo: Live on SNL D'Angelo sent an important, visual message in his recent SNL performance: while he sang "Really Love" dressed in high-fashion, the singer stood atop a chalk outline and donned a hoodie, and his band wore "Black Lives Matter...
JEWELRY
GIFTS
CANDLES
FRAGRANCES
STEVE ESPO POWERS
VALENTINES DAY 2015
TREAT YOURSELF
Gift Guide: Valentine's Day 2015
While merely hearing the words "Valentine's Day" can cause reflexive groans, we happily accepted the shopping challenge the holiday provides. Below is our selection of creative items to show that special someone your heartfelt affection (or absolute...
MIXES
RADIO
FOUR TET
HOUSE MUSIC
KANYE WEST
PAUL MCCARTNEY
HIP-HOP
HOW TO DRESS WELL
KUTMAH
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Rihanna feat. Paul McCartney and Kanye West: FourFiveSeconds It's not every day Kanye West teams up with Sir Paul McCartney, though lately it's been a fortnightly affair and recent developments suggest the Beatles frontman is producing West's next...
SWEDEN
ICELAND
SOUTH AFRICA
LISTENUP
MLK
BJöRK
JOSé GONZáLEZ
STEVIE WONDER
SPOEK MATHAMBO
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Stevie Wonder: Happy Birthday Introduced by American Congressman John Conyers in 1968, it wasn't until 1986 that the third Monday of every January would come to celebrate the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. The ridiculously long process for passing...
FASHION
BOOKS
MICROSOFT
EDUCATION
LINK ABOUT IT
STYLE
MEXICAN
TECH
TECH DEVICES
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Krrb Classifieds Nascar meets wheelchair in this polished tire rocker up for grabs on community-based classifieds site Krrb. The chair, named “El Rocker de Las Llantas Muertas" (The Rocker of Dead Tires), has been meticulously hand crafted by...
MIXES
NYC
PLAYLISTS
LISTENUP
HUH MAGAZINE
HIP-HOP
NTS RADIO
ARI MARCOPOLOUS
PANDA BEAR
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Panda Bear: Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper Citing '90s hip-hop and R&B as influences, and sampling material from Debussy and even Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker suite (heard in "Tropic of Cancer"), Panda Bear's new album is all about rhythmic swings...
NEWS
BRANDING
LINK ABOUT IT
VIMEO
DRONES
MEMPHIS
FILM DIRECTORS
GIPHY
HAMSTERS
SPIKE LEE
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Spike Lee for Vimeo On Demand After first taking to Kickstarter to fund his new film “Da Sweet Blood of Jesus,” Director Spike Lee has decided to release the feature via Vimeo On Demand before it hits theaters. So far, Lee is the new streaming...
BELLE AND SEBASTIAN
DOOM
ELVIS
LISTENUP
MUSIC
PLASTIC PEOPLE
SONGS
SOPHIA GRACE
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Floating Points & Four Tet: Final Plastic People On the now-closed London dance club Plastic People, regulars Four Tet and Floating points explain: "To say this space, along with the owner Ade’s singular vision, was fundamental in our personal musical...
2015
CALENDARS
DECOR
DESIGN
ORGANIZATION
OFFICES
WALL CALENDARS
HOLIDAYS
YEARLY PLANNING
ANNUAL CALENDAR FEATURE
16 Calendars for 2015
If time flies when you're having fun, you might as well extend that notion to the moments spent organizing your time. For our annual calendar round-up this year, we've included 16 shining examples that will ensure all of 2015 is just how you envisioned...
DESTINATIONS
ICELAND
MALDIVES
ANDAZ
ADVENTURE TRAVEL
FAROE ISLANDS
ASTON MARTIN
HOTELS
LAND ROVER
SURFING
FESTIVALS
JAPAN
TOKYO
WOM
BEST OF CH 2014
PORTUGAL
SPAS
Best of CH 2014: Travel
Travel serves as one of the greatest sources of new ideas, perspectives and creative inspiration. Over 2014, the CH team was lucky to have ventured around the world to renowned and remote destinations alike. Adventure remained a constant theme throughout...
DATA
DATA VISUALIZATION
INTERACTIVE
INTERVIEWS
NYC
BEST OF CH 2014
QUANTIFIED
Best of CH 2014: Data Visualization
With 2014 complete, we can now take a look back at the year from a quantified point of view. This interactive data map visualizes CH's most commonly used keywords, which are represented as bubbles within a ring of our main content categories. Each...
BEST OF CH 2014
ARTISTS
AUTOS
CARS
EXHIBITIONS
FACTORY TOURS
GALLERIES
HOME DECOR
INTERVIEWS
MINI
PHONES
WATCHES
CH2014
Best of CH 2014: Most Popular
Sometimes it's easy to predict what will be a hit on the internet (kitten GIFs never fail) and, while we like to think all our CH articles are equally enjoyed, some get picked up and spewed all over the web—much to our delight. (This year, some Tweets...
BEST OF CH 2014
COMEDY
CULTURE
DESIGN
FASHION
INTERVIEWS
MUSIC
SURFING
TECHNOLOGY
Best of CH 2014: Interviews
This year we spoke with an incredible pool of talented individuals, and narrowing it down to a select few feels a little unfair. While an almost equally interchangeable list of interviews would include Sharon Jones, Erik Spiekermann, Ingo Maurer, Iggy...
BEST OF CH 2014
LISTENUP
MUSIC
TOP SONGS
ALBUMS
BEYONCE
FRANKIE KNUCKLES
JESSIE WARE
Best of CH 2014: ListenUp
As we bid adieu to 2014, we take a look back at the hundreds of new songs and albums (and even our own 4/20-themed playlist) we shared with our readers. While we said goodbye this year to a few music legends who have shaped today's contemporary sound...
ARCHITECTURE
ART
AUTOS
BEST OF CH 2014
INSTAGRAM
PHOTOGRAPHY
TRAVEL
SOCIAL MEDIA
Best of CH 2014: Instagram
As we traveled around the world this year, our team of writers and editors snapped images of the many inspiring, creative places and moments that caught our collective eye, and posted it all to Instagram. As part of our 2014 year in review, we looked...
2014
ALBUMS
HALL OF FAME
HOLIDAY
LISTENUP
MIXES
MUSIC
CHRISTMAS
DISCO
RED BULL MUSIC
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D'Angelo and The Vanguard: Black Messiah D'Angelo released an incredible new album, Black Messiah, and not only is it a beautiful, thoughtful and soulful, it's also poignantly timely. Dent May: I'll Be Stoned For Christmas Mississippi-based Dent...
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