Our current favourites
24 Jan, 2020
Through the years its symbolic meaning has changed with social and cultural values: from the optimistic message of a 1960s insurance company, to commercialized logo, to an ironic fashion statement, to a symbol of rave culture imprinted on ecstasy pills, to a wordless expression of emotions in text messages.
The story of the happiness symbol is surprisingly complex with millions of dollars at stake.
02 Apr, 2019
Perhaps the only style that a two-year-old girl and a 35-year-old man can both wear, the Breton striped top is an ultra classic—and one of the easiest patterns to wear. Breton tops have become something of a French stereotype. Here's a short history of the iconic striped top.
08 Mar, 2019
Taking inspiration from Mediterranean culture, Octaevo's stationery is one of a kind. Their selection of cinema notebooks are inspired by Mediterranean movies, one of them being 1960 film Plein Soleil. Intrigued by the movie title we did our research and found out that the cinematography is stunning to this day.