“A hundred thousand odors seemed worthless in the presence of this scent. This one scent was the higher principle, the pattern by which the others must be ordered. It was pure beauty.” These lines are, of course, from Patrick Süskind’s classic Perfume. Obviously, they don’t refer to this fragrance from Legendär, which does not smell like apricots, but wonderfully of leather and juniper.
Have you ever noticed that transparency is the new authenticity? Suddenly there are transparent dairies, transparent butcher shops – and transparent turntables like the Gearbox Automatic Turntable MkII. Inspired by Dieter Rams’s PC 3 SV, the MkII is Bluetooth-enabled and even has on-board music recognition so you can add tracks from your vinyl directly to your Spotify playlist.
There are moments in life when you imagine your California sun-bleached hair fluttering in the wind and your whole life seems like a bed of roses. For example, when cruising around on a Super73 electric bike with fat 20-inch tires, a 250-watt internal hub motor capable of accelerating to a top speed of 25 km/h (16 mph), a removable battery and LCD display – with Bluetooth connectivity, of course.