The Idealist

John Brown

John is a photographer and journalist from Manchester with a passion for street photography and modern art. When not taking photos, you can find him on a bike anywhere from Sardinia to Amsterdam listening to Zero 7.

Idealist City Guide: BILBAO

Bilbao is known throughout the world for its stunning architecture and Basque culture. Bilbao doesn't knock you out with its physical beauty, but it ...

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Colour Scheme: Black in the bathroom

Black in the bathroom may seem counter-intuitive. There are many imaginative ways to incorporate black into a sophisticated, elegant, or even playful decor scheme ...

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Choosing a New Floor for a Family Home

New flooring can make a huge difference to the look of any room, but with so much choice about, it's hard to know where ...

A New place to Loaf in Spitalfields

Hipsters paradise Spitalfields has a new way to relax, unwind from those cold brew coffees and sleep off those Mason jar cocktails with the ...

Top 10 Finds: Garden Accessories for Outdoor Living

A nice outdoor table with a set of chairs is a good start for your garden or outdoor space, but it's the accessories that ...

Take your Living Outdoors: Top 10 Garden Furniture Finds

Is there anything better than spending a warm, sunny day relaxing outdoors? Something about blue skies and sunshine seems to lift your spirits. The ...