We're Closing Shop For The Next Three Weeks

Hello, We hope you’ve had a good month so far. We’re going to be closed from the 26th of April in order to make some new additions to the store yet again. We recently got a grant from the British Council to make Stranger the first Maker Library…

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A conversation with Eve Nnaji of EVEN Designed

While anticipating and prepping for Eve's pop-up showcase at the store, we invited her over to briefly discuss her background in architecture, how she made the plunge into the design world and what the expectations for her pop-up on Saturday should be. Eve is a recent architecture graduate who just…

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In Conversation With Ramon of Eko Street Eats

Eko Street Eats is the newest venture on the Lagos culinary scene. But as the name suggests, Lagos and its often unexplored food delights is what fascinates them. Run by hands familiar with gastronomic experiments, the initiative is set to question and reinvent the Lagos Street Food scene. Ramon, one…

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The Stranger Playlist: Vol. 1

"What's that song?" Fairweather Friends - Queens of the Stone Age. Minor Threat - Ray Montagne. Guillotine - Death Grips. When the sun goes down - Arctic Monkeys. In My Eyes - Minor Threat. No One Knows - Queens of the Stone Age. Partners in Crime Part Three - The…

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Anton Alvarez, Pushing The Boundaries of Furniture Making

We usually anticipate a future in art, design, and technology that is radical and fascinating, but rarely do we envisage the degree of this evolution. Anton Alvarez's thread-wrapping machine is one of those things we couldn't have imagined. Image: craftscouncil.org.uk A circular portal, lined with polyester thread and…

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