Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Best Chinatowns in the world

Great thread on Skyscraper City. The pics below are from Europe's oldest Chinatown – in Liverpool. Apparently, it boasts the biggest Chinese arch outside the old country. And better chippies.




Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Adidas adverts from the late ’70s

They may be the epitome of established cool now, but in the late ’70s the brand with the three stripes were running advertising campaigns with a horribly perfect yank family seemingly obsessed with keep-fit and super-fluffy hair. Their UK ads were a bit more straight to the point, especially the brill 'Adidas United' ad below. They made the Wales kit – how couldn't they be trendy?