The Snow Apartment


23 May 2014

The Snow Apartment by penda is located in Zhangjiakou, a famous skiing region 160km North of Beijing, and offers a weekend-getaway for the client and his friends. The design of the apartment is inspired by a melting snowfield in spring, when nature slowly revives from winter and offers a contrast of cold and warm, white and colour. This atmosphere was translated into architecture by

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The Kings Arms

Raw Design

20 May 2014

Built in 1652 as a Coaching Inn, The Kings Arms was originally owned by the noble Beaufort family. As the building was located on two main routes through the English countryside, the highway from Oxford to London and from Bath to the North of Fosse way, The Kings Arms held a position of great significance in the local community. It had a grand room where wealthy and noble travellers would

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Central London Flat


16 May 2014

This flat belongs to an extended family of several generations from South East Asia, who regularly visit London for work and pleasure. There could be, at the same time, two families staying for two weeks holiday or just two adults in London for a few days of work. Therefore the brief for VW+BS was to create as flexible a space as possible that could accommodate a variety of functions, and be

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Fragrance Lab


15 May 2014

With Fragrance Lab, Selfridges offers a tantalising glimpse into the future of in-store retailing. This new retail experiment, commissioned by the store and created in partnership with futures consultancy, The Future Laboratory and international design studio, Campaign, perfectly exemplifies how customer habits, preferences and tastes, as well as their physical interaction, will be used in the

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Fruit Towers

Stiff + Trevillion

13 May 2014

Launched twelve years ago, innocent is the number one smoothie brand in the UK. The team has grown from three to 250 people who work across Europe. As a business they want to make it easy for people to do themselves some good, and to leave the planet a little bit better than we found it. This is reflected in everything they do from the use of green electricity at Fruit Towers, to sourcing fruit

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