Interiors

VILLAGE HOUSE

L’autre fabrique

03 Mar 2011

After spending more than a year looking for a suitable plot on which to build a contemporary house, a young couple without children finally opted for the renovation of a village house, inherited from a grandmother and uninhabited for several years in the village of Saint-Hilairedu-Rosier, near Saint-Marcellin, Isère and instructed French architectural team L'Autre Fabrique to undertake the

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BOUTIQUE GOURMANDINES BY PATCHI

L’autre fabrique

02 Mar 2011

The historic souks of Beirut, located in the renovated area of Solidere in the city centre, were destroyed by civil war in Lebanon and completely rebuilt by the Spanish architect Rafael Moneo and reopened in 2009. It is in this new commercial and tourist complex that the Lebanese chocolate maker Patchi has opened a new shop designed by French architectural and interiors practice, L'Autre

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NARA RANGE

Editorial

02 Mar 2011

Fredericia Launches NARA Range at Skandium, London Earlier this month, Scandinavian product design shop Skandium proudly hosted the UK launch of Fredericia's NARA range. The collection of luxury furniture, designed by award-winning Japanese designer Shin Azumi, comprises a dining table, chairs and a tree-like coat stand in black lacquered ash or oak, with a series of bar stools to follow

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JOHN MAKEPEACE – ENRICHING THE LANGUAGE OF FURNITURE

Editorial

02 Mar 2011

In today's fast‐paced, ever‐changing world, there are not many people that can lay claim to a career that spans decades in a single industry. Particularly in the design field, where tastes change rapidly and styles come and go as quickly as the seasons change. But there are always a handful of people who manage to defy the fleeting nature of modern society, withstand

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HAINES HOUSE

Christopher Polly Architect

02 Mar 2011

Christopher Polly Architect's Haines House Haines House is located in the inner city Sydney suburb of Newtown, in an area that is steadily displaying evidence of gentrification in the general upgrade of the surrounding urban fabric. The immediate context is comprised of predominantly single storey attached and semi-detached residences with intermittent 2 storey dwellings and 3 to 4 storey

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