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SHIKI Japanese in Milan

Are you heading to the Milan fair ?.... If so and for some bizarre reason you are over eating amazing Italian food and you happen to have a craving for modern Japanese you might want to check out the latest project designed by Progetto Bianco. Located in the heart of Milan, Japanese and Italian style fuse together creating an intimate refined space without the stereo...

Louis Vuitton entertaining the masses

Louis Vuitton is big business and just as stunning as their wares, Louis Vuittons' windows continue surprise. Lifting our spirits by injecting humor and a clever use of props aimed to stop passers by and lure customers into the stores. In the downturn of the economy Louis Vuitton has continued to grow by presenting their must haves into to die for must haves. What I love...

that pouf is a HOOT!

Hoot is a versatile and playful take on the upholstered pouf offering a unique aesthetic that looks at home in almost any environment. Hoot's clean geometric form allows it to nest perfectly together to create multiple configurations including benches, islands and individual pieces. Hoot is available upholstered in fabric, vinyl, suede or leather. [caption id="attachment_2271" align="aligncenter" width="504" caption="Hoot designed by Boss Design"] No Comments Read more

Lights with cloaks that become cloaks ?

Tabard cloak stand / light is available in two versions: wall light or floor lamp, which are obtained by joining two cloaks together. Inside a lamp filters its light through the translucent cloak material, helping create an atmosphere of mystery and drama...... the perfect coat hook for hospitality or hotel. [caption id="attachment_2172" align="aligncenter" width="501" caption="Tabard cloak lamp by Denis Santachiara"] No Comments Read more

The Casalgrande Ceramic Cloud Italy

Kengo Kuma and associates  were asked to create a monument in a road roundabout in Casalgrande, an area of Reggio Emilia known for its great tradition and technology for ceramics. [caption id="attachment_2161" align="aligncenter" width="501" caption="Casalgrande Ceramic Cloud by Kengo Kuma and associates"]Casalgrande Ceramic Cloud by Kengo Kuma and associates

5 – 4 – 3 -Two Studio

Two Studio located in inner Sydney take a holistic approach to design taking classical design and artistic principles and combining them with experimental concepts. Injecting their clients projects with an interesting mix of materials and finishes that have been researched and developed by Two Studio delivering their projects with a strong yet playful point of difference. [caption id="attachment_2143" align="aligncenter" width="502" caption="loving the Leggo installation - project...

Tortoise and the Hare @ Palm Beach …… relax

When escaping the busy city it's nice to take it down a notch with relaxed surroundings, stepping away from polished surfaces and perfectly manicured retail spaces to a place less chaotic and perfect. [caption id="attachment_2069" align="aligncenter" width="501" caption="Tortoise and the Hare Palm Beach"]Tortoise and the Hare Palm Beach[/caption] The Tortoise and...

Concrete Love for Lace

Concrete Lace, designed by East German Doreen Westphal is made from ultra high performance concrete and suspension materials like ribbon and 1mm steal cable. During the manufacturing process the suspensions are cast inside the lace-shaped concrete tiles allowing the Lace work to be suspended as a wall hanging or room divider. Concrete Lace can be customized to any size. [caption id="attachment_2128" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Concrete Lace by...

The glamorous life…. clubbing in Hollywood

For those of you that find it hard to leave the creature comforts of home for a glamorous night of clubbing , Dodd Mitchell design practice has got it covered. My House Nightclub on Hollywood Blvd is lavishly designed and decorated drawing on homely inspiration encouraging clubbers to hang out in the kitchen, bedroom, lounge room or breakfast bar. I just love it.

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Designed to soothe and calm, from Butler by the Sea

Senior Interior designer Ella Lee Cansdell has etched a successful career designing for one of Australia's most celebrated design practices. After many years working as an interior designer Ella has now turned her design sensibility to luxury holiday travel launching Butler by the Sea in 2011. With an impressive stable of resorts and luxury villas I asked Ella and the team to showcase projects that the...