The Chamber of Curiosity: Apartment Design and the New Elegance

01 July 2014 {1} Comment

The Chamber of Curiosity by Gestalten is more than a collection of some of the best interiors from around the world. With its added strong focus on the occupants as well as their very essence, the publication also manages to unlock the individual character of the incredible interiors showcased. [...]

Mauricio de la Garza Clariond: Discover The Man Behind The Instagram Feed @MalDeMar

One of my most exciting and memorable discoveries is probably the Instagram feed of @MalDeMar, known as Mauricio de la Garza Clariond to the world and his stunning apartment in his hometown, San Pedro Garza Garcia in Monterrey, Mexico. [...]

St Kilda West House: Evoking Asia in Melbourne by Kennedy Nolan Architects

15 May 2014 No Comments

Evoking memories of form, colour, texture and light that are typically tied to Asian influences, Kennedy Nolan architects’ latest project, St Kilda West House in Melbourne, Australia, is a primary example of how to draw on the intangible and on the power of suggestion in the creation of a distinctly unique atmosphere. [...]

The Line Hotel L.A. : A Raw Gem Shining Through The Neon Lights of Koreatown

Conceived as a starting point for urban explorers and comfort zone for stressed out city dwellers, The Line Hotel, a full on luxury boutique hotel by the Sydell Group, opened in January 2014 inside a former mid-century hotel on the same site. [...]

Felix&Frame Pop-up Store by i29 At The Monumental Felix Meritis Residence, Amsterdam

For the coming six months, Felix &Foam will be the place where art, culture and events come together. The building's seven rooms, bar and foyer will be packed with exhibitions, film screenings, events, a restaurant and a new fashion and design concept store by Frame Magazine designed by Dutch interiors studio i29. [...]

The Refurbished Hôtel Vernet in Paris by François Champsaur

26 April 2014 {2} Comments

Art and design get mixed up in the recently refurbished Hôtel Vernet in Paris, as interior designer François Champsaur creates spatial compositions of forms, textures and colours that celebrate contemporary elegance and French craftsmanship. [...]

S Construction Offices In Bangkok, Thailand, by Metaphor Design Studio

27 March 2014 {1} Comment

The storage area of a steel factory has been given a complete makeover by Bangkok-based design studio Metaphor, combining the hardness of steel with the warmth and softness of wood. [...]

Kolmio+LIM Nail Salon By Yusuke Seki In Osaka, Japan

12 March 2014 {1} Comment

Kolmio+LIM nail salon in Osaka, Japan, by designer Yusuke Seki is a calm and soothing space full of poetic and playful elements inspired by the venue’s name and usage. [...]