I first heard Polica when I was in the car on a rainy day. The drops splashed against my windows, making a rhythm with the windshield wipers, and through my speakers came the moody opening lyrics of “Dark Star.” Something about it just sounded so perfect, so in tune with the moment. Read More
When we redesigned our blog, one of the challenges we faced was coming up with a symbol that could hold a sense of meaning for what the BLDG 25 blog is. We wanted something simple but thoughtful, that could become a stamp of sorts, an emblem of our future with the new blog and a homage to our past. Read More
“Life is like a camera lens. Focus only on what’s important and you will capture it perfectly.”
Summer is the time when there are a lot of parties outside and endless hours spent at parks with your friends. I love the idea of having little sun gatherings with friends, saluting the sun with bright colours and giggles and not knowing how the day will end.
I’ve been getting some pestering around the office to do another Style File on one of our male employees. It seems people are thirsting for some more of that inspirational elegance of a well dressed man, where it’s all about the color combinations and simple detailing.Read More
Do you ever get to that point in life when everything just seems a little crazy… you feel like you’re kinda losing your mind a little, but all you can do is just ride it out?
Since becoming a vegetarian three years ago, I’ve fallen in love with veggie burgers. With so many possible combinations, it’s always a tasting adventure and fun to seek out new ways to reinvent the burger. Read More
I’m one of those people who, when a book I’ve read is made into a movie, either doesn’t see the movie or is disappointed by it. It’s mostly due to the fact that I’m not really a movie person – it’s hard for me to sit still for such a long period of time. With books, I can carry it around with me, reading when I have time, dogearing pages and coming back to it later. Read More