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10 Things We Love Right Now

Here are ten of our favourite products to guide your next shopping spree. ORAL B GENIUS 9000 This ingenious toothbrush uses facial recognition technology to guide you on a brushing routine your dentist would be proud of. A simple-to-use smartphone app helps you remove double the plaque with the oscillating head, polishing every nook and […]
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Local Finds | Architecture

Whether it’s with handmade leather crafts, a hot new fashion emporium or tiny houses for everyone, this month’s local finds make it easy to express yo...

A Tale of Two Sisters

Follow big and little sister on a break-in! The destination: Artist Hannes Mlenik’s Arch in the Vienna Prater Ateliers. Once inside, the sisters con...

12 Things We Love Right Now

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Spring Vibes | Brands to Know in April 2018

Being relevant in the ever-changing fashion industry is never easy. Here are some designers who have succeeded. AMI Effortless, friendly, understate...

Nostalgia, The Seductive Liar

We retreat into nostalgia for comfort, for the feeling of being in a time period that is better than the present.We project meaning, romance and...

Five Photographers Illustrate Italian Love

Five photographers collaborated to illustrate Italian love.The variations in interpretation by each artist demonstrate that there is never only ...

A Trip to LA to Change Your Point of View

Who’s to say whether the life one person chooses to lead is one you could imagine for yourself? Does that make their desire for meaning, comfo...

YSL, LV and a Crazy Frenchman

These iconic designers have not only left their mark on the world of accessories, but their brands have stood the test of timeTHIERRY MUGLER...

Metropole’s Top 5 Austrian Fashion Designers for 2017

Vienna may seem the perennial underdog to the couture juggernauts Milan and Paris, but it certainly doesn’t lack in flair: countless young, exciting d...

Metropole’s Top 5 Young Austrian Fashion Designers

Vienna may seem the perennial underdog to the couture juggernauts Milan and Paris, but it certainly doesn’t lack in flair: countless young, exciting d...

Street Style – Daring Comfort Wear for the Urbanite

As a fashion phenomenon, street style arose at the end of the 20th century and has since developed into a billion-dollar industry that perfectly cater...

Borderless Fashion

In any given moment a corner of Vienna can transport you to other urban landscapes, revealing this city's soul and versatility. For our travel issue ...

Local Finds | June 2017

They go unnoticed by the mainstream and are treasured by a chosen few. We selected a sample of Vienna’s boutique landscape to get you through June. ...

Unscripted Love at the Hotel Orient

Sometimes love deserves its own realm, far away from the prying eyes of the outside world. Where better to have a romantic escape than at Vienna’s leg...

Nordic Brands to Know | June 2017

Nordic by nature? These brands certainly wear their heritage with pride. Scandinavian fashion takes on different faces, from eccentric runway looks to...

Check out how Athleisure Style Mashes up Sportswear with Business Casual

It might have started with wearing your yoga pants everywhere but what once was thought to be a fleeting trend of the 2010s is now seen as a radical s...

Behind the Scenes with our Belle de Jour at Studio Weinper

Tall, sleek, elegant – fashion models can seem cold, removed, untouchable. We imagine they live charmed lives of pampered luxury, free entry and trave...

Vulgar Fashion

The Belvedere’s Winterpalais takes a walk on fashion’s exquisite ugly side exploring vulgar fashionPlunging necklines, exposed straps, emblazone...

Master of Disguise

For the “Spy Issue” we went to Vienna’s sister city of espionage, London. There we delved into the ‘60s era of fashion unnoticed and put together time...

Opinion | If You Don’t Look Good, We Don’t Look Good

Fashion’s dark side is cleverly disguised in fancy sets and luxurious outfits; Here are some pointers on how to survive the fake laughsIt’s been...

Marcos Valenzuela and the Future of (Viennese) Fashion

The sleek Viennese label Tiberius is turning 25 in 2017. We had a chat with its designer about penguins and the future of fashionWho are you? ...

Imperial day off… in Style

Emperor Franz Joseph himself opened the Imperial Hotel in 1873 and since then the hotel has hosted a potpourri of famous guests from Queen Elizabeth I...

It’s a Wonderful Life

Owning has given way to experiencing and people have started to care who makes their clothesBack in the 1990s, it seemed to me that the only way...

Danse Macabre

The Alte Technik at Ottakringer Brauerei usually hosts raging parties, but for us it became a stage for five Viennese dancers to live out celebrations...

Dress up for the Dead

Thoughts from our expert on design, gadgets and joie de vivreFraming the concept of life and death in a fashion editorial took me on a journey a...

Hermann Fankhauser – Designer and Teacher

One half of the design team behind Wendy&Jim and Professor at the Academy of Applied Arts, Hermann Fankhauser stole some time on his flight from P...

The Stories We Wear

For 650 years, these walls have seen fashion come and go. We take a look into where today’s styles found their origins.Creative Direction Ali...

Learning by Wearing

Thoughts from our expert on design, gadgets and joie de vivre.I remember the day I discovered that clothing told a story. It was in a dusty room...

Brands with a Conscience

Indulge in some ethical consumerism with our selection for this month's favorite things.Travels, Toys, Thoughts, and Threads to Widen Your Horizon...

2016 – An Urban Odyssey

Science fiction meets wearable aesthetics at Vienna’s tallest skyscraper. Futurist colors and natural fabrics combine in a marriage of utility and bea...

Back to The Future

Thoughts from our expert on design, gadgets and joie de vivreWhen I think about the not-so-distant future, sure, I see food printers, hologram i...

Creatives: The Messenger

Jean-Claude Mpassy: The creator of the fashion website “New Kiss on the Blog” hails from Berlin and has chosen Vienna because he sees it as the city o...

Everyday Life Just got Smarter

Find more time for the important things in life with a little help from our friends from the world of wearables, e-mobility, virtual reality and the i...

How to be a Bohemian in Vienna

Getting connected and funded as a foreign artist – with a little help from City HallFor creative professionals, Vienna could be the New York of ...