FROM THE HEART: INSPIRED DESIGN

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope The Centaur is a revolutionary electric vehicle. Its designer, Paul Campbell, drew on his father’s experiences in a wheelchair to ensure the Centaur solved the problems created by traditional mobility devices. And restoring users’ dignity and self-esteem was key to its design. My father was an inspiration to me. Bill Campbell…

HANDS FREE SHOE

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope NIKE HAVE CREATED A SHOE ACCESSIBLE TO NOT ONLY ALL ATHLETES, BUT ALSO FOR EVERY TYPE OF BODY. https://www.youtube.com/embed/ZTRsiWa79rY Great design enables us and it also excites us. These new trainers from Nike are definitely on my to buy list. Whether you are a parent with toddlers in your arms, or…

WHITE WORKS

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope Image – Alex B. WRITER, ARTIST AND OLDER MODEL, ALEX B FINDS OUT THAT CONFIDENCE IN WHO SHE IS, IS THE KEY TO WEARING WHAT YOU WANT AND WHEN THE HECK YOU WANT. “In the 21st century brides and grooms come in all ages, shapes and sizes.” In the 21st century…

AGE EXCHANGE

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope ONE OF THE MOST MAGICAL OF ALL AT THE EXHIBITS FROM THEINTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED NEW OLD EXHIBITION WAS THEINSTALLATION BY THE TEAM AT SPECIAL PROJECTS. GEORGIE LEE SPOKE TO CLARA GAGGERO WESTAWAY, THE CO-FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF THE DESIGN COMPANY ABOUT THEIR INSTALLATION, ‘EXCHANGE’.. Image by Special Projects The NEW OLD…

AGE DOES NOT DEFINE ME

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope “AGEISM HAS SERIOUS AND FAR-REACHING CONSEQUENCES FOR PEOPLE’S HEALTH, WELL-BEING AND HUMAN RIGHTS AND COSTS SOCIETY BILLIONS OF DOLLARS, ” WHO, Global Report on Ageism 2021 https://www.youtube.com/embed/7tThSqTWsCs When I asked the mighty anti-ageism pioneer, Ashton Applewhite recently, what will make us live a healthy, happy and joyful later life, she said…

TALKING CHAIRS

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope “I WOULD LOVE A TALKING ROBOT WHICH WAS PROGRAMMED TO MUM’S VOICES. IT ISN’T AS GOOD AS A HUMAN, BUT THERE (WOULD BE) COMMUNICATION FOR MUM WHEN I’M NOT THERE. THAT WOULD BE AMAZING!” https://youtu.be/Qo9aDqwuS3M Victoria Lee is a full-time carer. She looked after her mother, Val, 24/7 for several years…

ALTERED IMAGES OF AGE

Facebook Instagram Twitter Linkedin Envelope JADE BEAL IS A WORLD-RENOWN PHOTOGRAPHER SPECIALISING IN TRUTHFUL AND INSPIRATIONAL IMAGES OF WOMEN. JADE’S MISSION IS TO SHOW THAT THERE IS NOT JUST ONE DEMOGRAPHIC ABOUT WHAT IS BEAUTIFUL. TO DATE HER FOCUS HAS BEEN ON MOTHERS AND CHILDREN BUT THE PHOTOGRAPH OF GERRY, 75, AND DARWIN, 70, POSTED…