The Weekend Edition is a refined mix of music, news and guests to see you through your weekend.
We explore the history of radio-production duo Kitchen Sisters with Davia Nelson, English novelist Niven Govinden speaks about his latest book and the author, zoologist and publishing entrepreneur Hector Macdonald of Advanced Editions drops in.
As their cutesy, cartoon profiles – and fanbases – continue to soar, Japan's cuddly collection of corporate mascots has come to inhabit a central part of the nation's identity. We meet these celebrated creations and the people who bring them to life.
Food, tourism, wine and coffee: they’ve all been on the menu before. To be successful, the trick is to approach them differently or just do them better – both methods are firmly in evidence in our inspiring round-up of…
On Monocle’s radar this month are a forested villa just outside Shanghai, an expanding retail concept store in Japan, a coffee shop in São Paulo, London’s latest hotel spa, and a homely bistro in Mexico City.
From a good froth to a lazy day-bed, the perfect bathing club to the saintliest apothecary, here is our personal pick of some of the best things we’ve found to improve your life. For the complete Monocle Top 50, visit Issue 15 of the magazine.