Elena Bowes

New York-London design & culture writer of a certain vintage looking for meaning and wholeness in life

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Unique Finds

April 18th, 2016 | Unique Finds

Three Lives Bookshop –

There are bookshops and there are bookshops. Three Lives & Company  on the corner of West 10th and Waverly Place falls under the latter category. The  much-loved, well-curated corner gem…

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April 13th, 2016 | Unique Finds

A Life In Buttons

The over-sized gold button has hung above this quirky, cosy shop on a tree-lined street on Manhattan’s Upper East Side for 52 years, proof that it is possible to make…

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February 1st, 2016 | Unique Finds

Viva la Vintage

Hailed as a ‘vintage clothing legend’, Irishman Oliver Harkness loves nothing more than the hunt, being on the road, whether that road leads to an auction in Ireland, a flea…

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