The opening of the Saint Jean Bar has introduced a little corner of Paris into the city of Berlin. Designed by the practice of Thilo Reich, this intimate social space was created around the character and appearance of the young French owner, in spite of a range of obstacles including limited funds and spatial and building constraints of the basement location.
Definitely a strong collection from Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren , the Dutch duo extraordinaire presented a black and white collection for Fall/Winter 2013 of less theatrical and more wearable creations.
In a long narrow space of just 65 sq.m. in Thessaloniki, the Cafe Bar RE designed by the practice of Architecture in Concept headed by Minas Kosmidis, invites the over 40s to take a trip down memory lane and the under 40s to enjoy a taste of what they had missed in the four decades between the 1950s to the 1980s.
The London based practice of Alexander Waterworth Interiors recently completed The Musket Room, a restaurant located in the popular Nolita neighbourhood of Manhattan. When creating a concept for an interior, Alexander Evangelou and James Waterworth, the innovative duo who make up the practice, enter into close collaboration with the client.
Located on the south coast of England, Lighthouse 65 is a stunning contemporary residence designed by the Winchester based practice of AR Design Studio. Winner of the 2012 RIBA Downland Prize, it adheres to the design philosophy of Andy Ramus and his interpretation of eco-friendly, innovative architecture.
On an elevated site by a coastal road on the island of Rhodes in Greece, Villa F stands out as an example of striking contemporary architecture. A 2011 project by the German practice Hornung & Jacobi Architecture, this 220 sq.m. luxury holiday home owes more to the concept of traditional island architecture than immediately meets the eye.
This stunning New York loft conversion was an award winning project of the New Zealand based practice of Fearon Hay Architects. Located in the Lower Manhattan area of Tribeca, the huge 550 sq.m. space formerly housed a textile warehouse.
Golden-girl of print Mary Katrantzou teamed with Moncler for the Moncler M collaboration.Together their creations are as gorgeously constructed to guard against the cold as they are compelling.
Penelope Cruz and her sister, Monica Cruz, have designed their debut lingerie line for Agent Provocateur addressed to even naughtier girls. The debut L'Argent collection features a selection of bra and brief sets, suspenders, basques and babydolls, in silk, satin, lace and Point d'esprit tulle.
Steven Harris Architects LLP was asked to renovate a huge penthouse of a converted 1930s office building in TriBeCa, New York, for a family with three teenagers. Pure freedom of budget constraints along with the 2 levels of 743 square meter residence left a lot of space for creativity...