Good Thing is a Brooklyn-based collective founded on the conviction that even the most basic objects can be made beautiful.

Earthy yet clean, bold but bright, it’s the type of tequila you won’t find in the shadows of a nightclub.

The waterfront Brooklyn neighbourhood wasn’t much of a destination a decade ago, yet now bustles with weekend crowds along the East River.

Skip over Western-style accommodations in favour of boutique hotels with local charm. Here, four of the best.

If you arrive in Kyoto by way of Tokyo expecting a change of pace, readjust your assumptions. To see the former Imperial capital’s many highlights in just a couple days, one must be expeditious.

It may seem far-fetched that an item designed for one’s tush might also look handsome hung on a wall, but Yuka Wakamatsu’s hand-woven chair mats are truly just that: multipurpose.