This ride-along from Nika Zupanc is one of them – exclusive for 20LTD . "The world according to Nika Zupanc is an intriguing one – the creation of this sit-on ‘child's' toy exclusively for 20ltd.com is an epitomizing tour de force of her cute originality. Playfully nostalgic for a time when...

I am definitely going to get myself along to local store Habits in a couple of weeks time and snap up one of these to wear on 29th April as we all cluster around the televisual box to watch the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton. Look, you may well think that it is all a...

Known for his jaw-dropping abilities on bikes, Scottish trial cyclist Danny MacAskill returns to his native home of the Isle of Skye in Scotland to ride the death-defying route along Cuillin Ridgeline. The breathtaking visual gives a look at some of the most stunning scenery the United Kingdom...

I have always wanted to take a boat ride along the Seine River. So when I had my fam over I suggested we go for a dinner cruise. They gladly agreed. I truly believe everyone should take that ride if they ever make it to Paris. This is what I love about this place. The locals really enjoy all...

style – a feature we both remarked as fascinating since the usurpation of distinctly masculine dress seems to be only acceptable in activewear and when it is imitating naval uniforms; a tradition I believe was established in the eighteenth century by women who borrowed naval details for their...

Petite Singerie, detail of sleighing scene For the hunt, the monkeys wear riding habits of dun and amaranth, the colors of the Condé livery–the costume the family and their guests would wear while hunting in the grounds of the estate. Their accessories include tricorn hats and powdered...

There were also further gradations such as afternoon dress, walking dress, riding habits, travelling dress, dinner dress, etc. In the Mirror of Graces; or the English Lady's Costume, published in London in 1811, the author ("a Lady of Distinction") advised: In the morning the arms and bosom...

The adaptation of military details into the women's riding habit which followed shortly after created an uproar because it hinted at cross dressing (women were accused of "debasing their own femininity"). Queen Victoria dressed the Prince of Wales in miniature sailor's suits when they were...

There are many objects on display that merit time and contemplation, and some personal favorites were the Yohji Yamamoto wool gabardine coatdress from 2001 that channels a Victorian Women's riding habit, as well as a Women's linen duster from ca. 1900, that demonstrates the importance of...

 

Related shopping