Monocolumn’s forecast for 2011: The Digital Backlash Begins… the article highlights the growing feeling that mobile communications and the internet, basically, have taken over our lives. We knew it was coming and it seems 2011 will see people re-assessing their digital habits, and appreciate non-virtual-reality as time spent on our digital devices slowly eats up our days, and nights.
via PSFK

Monocolumn’s forecast for 2011: The Digital Backlash Begins… the article highlights the growing feeling that mobile communications and the internet, basically, have taken over our lives. We knew it was coming and it seems 2011 will see people re-assessing their digital habits, and appreciate non-virtual-reality as time spent on our digital devices slowly eats up our days, and nights.

via PSFK

SHANG XIA

Shang Xia is Hermes’ collaborative venture with Chinese designer Jiang Qiong Er in Shanghai, to create a new brand that builds on the vast heritage of Chinese culture and the rise of the chinese domestic economy, not to mention the country’s ever-expanding global influence. Completely separate to the Hermes brand, the company is in a perfect position to create this new brand in it’s own philosophy of craftmanship, quality and design sensibilities.