FILMS ON FRIDGES.
Al fresco film screenings seem to be more popular than ever in East this summer, from CREATE 11’S Folly for a Flyover in Hackney Wick to the Queen of Hoxton’s rooftop film club. FILMS ON FRIDGES plays with recollections of ‘Fridge Mountain’, the unlikely industrial sculpture which previously occupied the 2012 olympic site. The playful juxtaposition between waste and...
HACKNEY, THAT ROSE RED EMPIRE
Tomorrow, CREATE11s Floating Cinema will be screening a collection of shorts at Old Ford Locks (located close to Bow and Hackney Wick). Films include Shehani Fernando’s Night in Hackney and Memo Mori dir. Emily Richardson, which includes commentary and readings from Iain Sinclair’s Hackney, That Rose Red Empire Find more information at http://floatingcinema.info/
RYDER & ROWE LINGERIE LAUNCH.
Come & join us for Tea and Cake at the Ryder & Rowe launch at 123 Bethnal Green Road. Serving Lily Vanillis Lavender Shortbread, Brownies & Bakewells until 6pm today.
THIS IS HOW WE DO IT. i-D ONLINE.
‘This is how we do it’, A collaborative effort of six young creatives (featuring our very own Harriet Verney), who have joined forces, lifting the lid on some of London’s most exciting fresh talent. - i-D READ IT HERE
123 FLYIN' HIGH.
Unfortunately for us there has been far too much going on at 123 for any exotic holidays, however, if you were lucky enough to travel this summer and happened to fly British Airways, you may have seen the article in the BA Highlife Magazine on Fox & Squirrel Lifestyle Walks. Established by the culturally inquisitive Penelope & JoJo (pictured), their company provide a uniquely...
IF YOU DON'T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW* (RYDER & ROWE).
Do you know about Ryder & Rowe? We certainly do and are greatly excited to be launching their new collection of Lingerie at 123 Bethnal Green Road this week!!! Using Silk and Chiffon to create Soft Cup Bras, Camisoles, High-Waisted Briefs, Playsuits and Robes, the collection is thematically divided to encompass 3 distinct ranges. ...
LIBERTAS PER CULTUM.
The Idler Academy began in 1993 as a periodical publication that objected the work ethic in favour of Liberty, Autonomy and Responsibility. Having featured contributors such as Alain De Botton and David Hockney, the founder of the magazine, Tom Hodgkinson and Victoria Hull, decided to open The Idler Academy of Philosophy, Husbandry and Merriment. Aiming to bring back old school teaching,...
CARRIE REICHARDT (The Revolution Will Be...
Carrie Reichardt, our favourite Anarcho-Ceramicist, plates, mugs, cups and tiles available at 123.
We are big Lily Vanilli fans here at 123, so much so that our Bunker Cafe is exclusively supplied with Cakes, Brownies & Flapjacks from her Bakery on Ezra St, off Coumbia Road (Open Sundays). Lily studied Philosophy at University with baking always being a side hobby. Luckily for us, she pursued this side interest and began baking cakes for the Swanfield Pop-Up Market...
This week we received a new delivery of Goodone, a supremely ethical fashion label that utilises exclusively up-cycled, reclaimed fabrics without compromising on quality. The new range in store comprises of an extensive selection of Miniskirts, T Shirts, Block-Coloured Cardigans, Vests & Dresses. Goodone produce all of their garments in London & given the nature of their manufacturing...
L O V E N O K I.
Fingers crossed the sun comes out for DR. NOKI’s much anticipated fashion show at Victoria Park’s LOVEBOX festival this weekend. The NOKI NOIR AW11 collection from our favourite counter-culture Fashion Designer will be exclusive to 123 Bethnal Green Road.
Cubkids, now available at 123, is a range of hand silk-screen printed T Shirts, Dresses, Cushions & Colouring Books that combine up-cycled materials with the whimsical illustrations of Mark Hooley. Shoreditch is often acclaimed to be London’s most stylish neighbourhood so it seems natural for the kids of E2 to be representin’.
BILL + MAR.
Inspired by those effortlessly stylish Antipodes after working for a Fashion label in Sydney, Bill + Mar (named after the designer, Rosie’s Grandparents) uses a selection of fabrics to create pieces such as Bleach-Splattered Maxidresses, Flirty Floral-Printed Shirts and Rainbow Coloured Dresses, Leggings and Crop Tops. The broad range available now at 123 offers something for most...
I ♥ MEL.
123 ♥s ‘I ♥ MEL’S’ Colouring Books; Featuring themes such as London, The 80’s (YES TIMMY MALLET), Kate Moss, Art & Fashion (a very bored Anna Wintour). Also, her paper Dress-Up Dolls of Debbie Harry & Lady Gaga! You’re never to old...