The Chic Fish

A COLLECTION OFRESTAURANTS, STORES, MARKETS, GRAPHIC DESIGN, PHOTOGRAPHERS, LOCATIONS, PEOPLE AND OTHER LOVELY THINGS DEFINING OUR RETRO-CHIC STYLE

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Tuesday March 31st, 2015

MERCANTI IN VIAGGIO

April, the 11th and 12th
The festival Mercanti in Viaggio, an event dedicated to vintage, handmade and creative recycling, will take place, as usual, in the beautiful setting of the Castello Quistini, an historic mansion situated in Rovato in Franciacorta and surrounded by a magnificent garden of old, modern and English roses. The exhibitors will offer their best vintage items, ...
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Thursday March 12th, 2015

JAN KATH

The king of carpets
One of the most important carpet designers on the international stage. In fact, we're not talking about simple carpets, but true works of art, almost to hang on the wall rather than on the floor. ...
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Monday March 9th, 2015

DISHOOM

A Bombay Café in London
The old Irani Cafés of Bombay have almost all disappeared. Their faded elegance welcomed all: rich businessmen, sweaty taxi-wallas and courting couples. Fans turned slowly. Bentwood chairs were ...
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Thursday March 5th, 2015

AMERICAN AUTUMN FILM

A small but great melodrama
I was pleased to discover American Autumn, a very original and subtly surreal melodrama by Albert Moya, who, while telling intrigue as adults, presents a cast came out of elementary schools. During a ...
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Monday March 2nd, 2015

IL CIRMOLO

In Brera district, where else?
After having been about 30 years in the area of Sant'Ambrogio in Milan, Il Cirmolo now lives in Via Fiori Chiari, Brera district ... Here coexist about 5 souls: the one of furniture and antiques, a ...
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Thursday February 26th, 2015

SHOREDITCH HOUSE

That is, the coolest club in London, or perhaps in the world!
They call themselves a space to work, meet, relax. It may well be an accurate description, but believe us it is very much a lot more of this. It is a place flexible, spacious, suitable for any type ...
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