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AER gets fully interactive …

Inspired by the growing importance of mobile Internet use in daily life in China, interior designers COORDINATION ASIA created an out-of-the-box telecommunications store  that turns the act of purchasing a mobile product into an active and fun experience. The store is designed as an interactive environment that caters to the needs of different target-customers: Trendy, Lifestyle and Tech Savvy. Products are presented in combination with...

Creativity takes Courage

Strong geometric patterns paired with bright flashes of turquoise and yellow have certainly transformed established bar and restaurant, Bluetrain. Located on Melbourne's Southbank, Bluetrain has just celebrated it's 20th birthday and what a way to celebrate, a total make over from design company Studio Equator. The interior is definitely lively with punchy prints and patterns but its all been married together well with a neutral base palette. The...

The Fabulous Frozen Factory

Think of fabulous frozen delicious ice-cream and what do you get? The Fabulous Frozen Factory of course! Located in San Pedro Garza Garcia in Mexico, is a new concept that's just hit the streets. With so many new comers in the frozen world - ice creameries, gelaterias and of course frozen yoghurt, what we love about The Fabulous Frozen Factory is its point of difference....

Too Much Sin?

Meet the most visually stimulating burger restaurant this side of the moon.  Meat Mission located on the outskirts of London is the newest associate to join existing family members - Meat Liquor and Meat Market.
Located inside an old Christian mission building, Meat Mission is certainly on a mission to stand out from the crowd.
Is there a surface that hasn't been finished, decorated or plastered with...

Pablo or Picasso?

It's well known that Picasso was famous for dominating Western art in the 20th century, so is it possible that new comer Pablo & Rusty are set to dominate the coffee world of Sydney?
Located in the heart of the Sydney CBD on Castlereagh Street is Saxon Wright's new establishment.
The interior has a refined industrial feel with a combination of zinc cladding, warm timbers, exposed brick...

Once upon a cream

Reminiscent of Willy Wonker's chocolate factory meets Alice in Wonderland, this ice cream store in Thailand embraces the playful side of ice-cream.No matter your age, this space makes you feel like being a child again. The copper piping paired with white tiles and pastel blue paint give a more refined and sophisticated approach against the playfulness of the cogs and wheels used throughout the space.The touch...

Chi & Co

This cheeky eatery located in the Canley Heights hot spot that is know to the locals as "the Strip" is the perfect combination of big, bold and playful.  In an effort to push the boundaries of Sydney's typical western suburbs Asian eateries, Chi & Co have taken a lighthearted approach to the interior which we are loving. The custom manga-style graphic along the dining wall...

Bilder and De Clercq

Do you hate having to buy so many ingredients when cooking just for yourself?  Finally a food store with a difference! Bilder and De Clercq located in Amsterdam has designed an entire store where all the ingredients are offered in the exact amount for either one or two people. A simple concept and a simple clean interior to bring it to life.  We love the...

Salt & Vinegar

With a finishes palette to inspire and graphics to love, it's no wonder this new comer has been shortlisted for the UK 2013 restaurant & bar design awards. We've all seen subway tiling before but we love the combination of the plain white tiles against the stucco concrete walls, weathered white washed timber and painted black & white chequered flooring. The colours used on the...

COMMUNE

For interior designers, Melrose Place in Los Angeles is a spiritual home of the best showrooms and for fashion it represents the heart of what’s hip. So when fashion young gun Derek Mattison opened his first store, it was a natural place to start. The store, designed by the talented folk at COMMUNE, has transformed the identity of the Mattison’s brand into a handsome and...