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Karim Rashid

Profile: Karim Rashid, Industrial Designer

Chic Magazine

The man has a manifesto. Correction: a Karimanifesto, in which he waxes poetic on design, nostalgia, manufacturing, and best of all, beauty. “Every business,” says Karim Rashid, “should be completely concerned with beauty.” Meet him and you’ll understand how Karim Rashid could have the chutzpah to produce such a meaningful manifesto… or any manifesto. 

Surfing on Oahu's North Shore

Surfing on Oahu’s North Shore

Toronto Sun

They call it The Surf Bus — a groovy, Scooby-Doo-like Mystery Machine that chortles up to our hotel, the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Honolulu. A flip-flop-clad local surfer named Sam — our Shaggy — hops out and invites us aboard, where we encounter seats full of affable travellers from the United Kingdom, South America, Australia and Brandon, Man.

Tofino B.C. - a wild west coast getaway

Tofino, B.C. a wild west coast getaway

Toronto Sun

I think of us as yummy mummies. Not because we’re spectacularly bodacious, well bred or capable of turning heads. But because most of us are moms who like to eat yummy food when we travel together. This time our target is Tofino, B.C., a ruggedly handsome spot for active moms and career girls getting away from kids and work — women who like to hike, surf, stroll, soak, and of course, eat.