Rachel Dex

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Why men don't want it all

Work-life balance is supposed to be the holy grail for men and women alike. But most fathers’ darkest secret, argues Toby Young, is that they want to spend less time with their children, not more…<p>I’m often asked by programmes such as <i>Woman’s Hour</i> and <i>Loose Women</i> if I want to be the token male in a …

holiday packing

I'm not the best person to advise you on holiday chic. I can't do chic travel. Or louchely glamorous travel, like Kate Moss lolling atop a super …

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Clever Cycling Accessories Designed By Students Who Don’t Bike

“The bike is such a goldmine for designers,” Chris Kabel tells Co.Design. “So many problems to solve, so many things that can be made better.” Kabel hails from Holland, where two-wheeled travel is as much of a birthright as breathing, and is currently based in Rotterdam. He owns more bicycles than …

Cycling

An Elegant Task Chair That’s Both Functional And Friendly

The Riya, from Pearson&Lloyd, includes some thoughtful details that are relevant to how we work today.<p>In the last decade or two, broadly speaking, we’ve seen modern office life being pulled in two opposite directions. The spaces we work in have become simpler, while the chairs we sit in have become …

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Mid-Century modern

Outdoor sound sculpture to be ‘played’ by wind. Artist Luke Jerram is preparing an outdoor ‘acoustic pavilion’ called Aeolus, which will be built of hundreds of metal tubes acting as Aeolian harps. Each tube will contain strings which will strike chords inside the structure as the wind passes over them, making the whole structure sing. Visitors to the piece will be able to sit in the center of the structure, and the tubes will act as lighting filters, speckling the interior with shifting light. Jerrem’s work includes a number of environmentally focused projects, including one that amplifies and orchestrates sounds made by plants. (o

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