Hack Your Holiday: Top Travel Gadgets

Travelling is one of life’s joys: from the high-end playground of Las Vegas to Vietnam’s lush greenery, this planet is full of amazing sights and experiences. The more you travel, the more you appreciate the art of careful and selective packing to make the most of the experience (and limited baggage allowances) and, if you’re a gadget lover like me, the tech that you couldn’t travel without. Splendid Isolation For the journey, it’s important to rest well and travel with minimum distractions from a noisy, cramped aircraft. The top gadget for this: noise cancelling headphones. Swap the thrum of the engines…

Designer of the Week: Sara Richards and her F/W 2013 Collection

RICHARDS was founded in 2012 by designer Sarah Leslie Richards, debuting with a S/S 13 collection that features printed silk garments dominated by a range of brilliant greens. RICHARDS explores the possibilities of print design and its interactions with digital technology. Classic shirting silhouettes act as a natural canvas for the captivating prints. In the F/W 2013 RICHARDS collection, Sara Richards uses bright colors, photo surrealistic imagery and nature themes, similar to her S/S collection. but combining similarly intense patterns with solids. Giving some of the pieces a 70s retro look, without all the polyester and bad taste. Richards custom…