Set amongst misty mountains and surrounded by gentle swirls of rice terraces, Ubud is one of those rare places where days have a way of turning into weeks, and weeks slowly become months. Read more “Why You Need To Pack Your Bags for Ubud”
The Super Bloom is a rare opportunity to capture the momentary colors of life in an otherwise vacant desert. Read more “Death Valley in Bloom”
We need to give our bees a break. The survival of this essential pollinator is threatened by human interference. From habitat loss caused by urbanization to the use of harmful pesticides, it comes as no surprise that hives aren’t thriving.
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Tuscany has long been associated with lyrical landscapes, rustic produce and a seductive, long history. Read more “A Tuscan Castle To Remember: Toscana Resort Castelfalfi”
Sparked by a craving for an off-the-beaten path travel experience, Marianna Jamadi first visited Nicaragua in 2014, not knowing she would be discovering one of her favorite destinations.
If you find yourself in Manchester in need of a restful pause from your daily hustle, take a short walk just 200m from Oxford Road Station, 800m from Piccadilly Station and across the road from Manchester Central; to access the beautiful Midland Manchester Hotel. Read more “Midland Manchester Spa”
As sunrise lights the huge cliffs to my west, turning them from a dull grey into a golden yellow ripple, the small village and the guesthouse I sit at is lost in the immensity of jagged peaks, ridgelines and forest as far as the eye can see.
From a very young age I felt drawn to Nepal. I remember learning about the majestic Mt. Everest in grade school and hearing it referred to as “the roof of the world.”
Located in SoHo New York, the critically acclaimed nail studio Paintbox has caught the attention of many notable stars and bloggers. After a decade in the fashion and beauty industry as an editor, founder Eleanor Langston ventured out and created her own business. Paintbox has been featured in top tier magazines gaining the likes of Cosmopolitan, Elle and Harpers Bazaar. With over 50k in Instagram followers Paint-box continues to grow their fan base and clientele with high quality content. From it girls like Dakota Fanning to Style Bubbles own Susanne Lau, their modern yet sophisticated aesthetic appeals to just about anyone. With over 20 nail art designs inspired by runway trends Paintbox has opened the door of creativity and making there mark in the beauty industry. We caught up with Susanne to learn more about the blossoming brand below:
After years in the beauty and fashion industry what inspired you to venture out and start your own business?
Since starting Paintbox, the brand’s social media accounts have grown rapidly, and you just recently hit over 50k on your Instagram– how do you best interact with your clients/ future clients?
What separates Paintbox from other competitors?
What has been your biggest challenges and accomplishments since starting your own company?
Our biggest challenge is shooting our level of imagery at an ambitious fast pace with a lean team. We’re all hands on deck, and we shoot incredible amounts of content in a short time frame with a tight budget. Our biggest accomplishments are working with incredible brands like Nike, Glossier, Aether, Lyst, Maiyet, etc on important collaborations and growing a team of top-notch manicurists that inspire me daily. Also, positive client feedback is always so rewarding and flattering!
What are some of your favorite nail designs thus far?
My top three of all time would be: In Great Shape (graphic shapes with negative space), Shade Shifter (classic red ombre), and Heat Index (oil slick foil atop a neutral color).
How would you describe Paintbox in three words to someone who wasn’t familiar with your brand?
Modern, curated, high-design.
Do you plan on expanding in the near future?
We want to be very strategic about our growth and aim to place as few and as meaningful of bets as possible.
Spring into spring with contemporary Los Angeles-based brand, BB Dakota! The latest lookbook featuring NEXT model, Laura Julie is photographed by femme fatale, Zoey Grossman.
Regarded by many as one of the world’s epi-centres of dining, Tokyo is a mecca for food lovers, many of who fly into Japan’s capital with the sole intent of eating their way around the city.
It needs to be somewhere challenging. Somewhere that’s going to test my comfort level and require me to get a little dirty. After all, without a little grit, you’re not trying as hard. You’re not learning as much. You’re not fully activated. Read more “The Grit of Myanmar”
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