Over the past two years, So Last Century has been running regular vintage fairs in South East London, starting in Beckenham in 2015, and quickly moving on to a second venue in nearby Catford at the beginning of this year.
We have a little bit of a boozy start to this issue... First up, we join fashion photographer Su Barclay on a shoot at a charming spit and sawdust Cider farm in rural Somerset that has been touched with a little celebrity magic – including a visit from the anonymous Banksy!
Between the pair of them, they’ve created a very personal home with a colourful retro style that contrasts with the building, which dates back to the beginning of the 20th century. The apartment has two tiled stoves, high ceilings and lovely, large arched windows with lead inserts.
Summer’s here and the time is right for Dancing in the Street...
It certainly is – but tell me, for you, does that song conjure up the classic 80s duet of Jagger and Bowie or Martha and the Vandellas from two decades earlier? You pays your money and you takes your choice. I quite like both.
A new exhibition at the V&A Museum celebrates all things Pink Floyd - one of the world's most iconic and influential bands.
Pink Floyd - Their Mortal remains marks 50 years since the band released their rst single Arnold Layne, and over 200 million record sales later, this exhibition - on now, and continuing until 10th October - is an immersive, theatrical journey through Pink Floyd’s extraordinary world.
Mantiquexplorer.co.uk is hosted by the same team that brings you VE magazine. Here we bring you a selection of fascinating articles aimed especially at men - as we've done right from our very first issue.
VE is proud to be a part of Europe and will again be supporting numerous European design shows and businesses in 2017 including (so far) Design Icons Amsterdam, and Brussels Design Market - and that's just the first three months!