Interiors

Donny's Bar

Luchetti Krelle

08 Oct 2014

Conjuring up images of a back alley in Chinatown, Donny's Bar is an unexpected and refreshing change to the coastal suburb of Manly and its current bar scene. The design resolution captures a careful balancing of the rustic versus the refined, where urban meets with an Asian Australian flavour. The existing space was a stark white plasterboard box with a commercial look and feel. The brief was

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The Lemon Tree

Tamsin Johnson

08 Oct 2014

Sydney's hospitality triumvirate, Tim Holmes à Court and Daimon Downey from Double Bay's exclusive Pelicano Bar and Kate McMahon of Catalina, have just announced their latest project, The Lemon Tree which has opened in the heart of Sydney's CBD, Australia Square. Combining the youthful and fun energy of Pelicano, with the timeless elegance of Catalina, The Lemon Tree is a sophisticated,

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i29 interior architects

03 Oct 2014

A former garage space in Amsterdam's area de Pijp has been transformed by i29 interior architects into a spacious house, naturally lit by large roof lights. The interior has a generous size of 230 sq. m across one floor level and is finished in a simple material palette. Rectangular rough oak wooden surfaces are repeated throughout, directly contrasting with the stark white walls, black surfaces

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Folks and Sparrows

Folks and Sparrows

03 Oct 2014

Folks and Sparrows is the latest buzz on the Paris coffee scene, clearly influenced by the Brooklyn-based eateries in which Franck, owner and designer of the café's rustic interiors, spent the last ten years waiting tables before becoming a restaurant manager. The café-épicerie-concept store is his vision; a place that serves outstanding coffee and freshly-made sandwiches

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JW Marriott Mexico City

Callison

02 Oct 2014

Immediately upon entering the lobby of this luxury hotel in Mexico City's upscale Polanco District, you'll notice the Basket Wall. To create this striking feature element, over fifty hand-woven Aztec baskets, each a different size and shape, were painstakingly replicated for durability into resin by a local artisan. They were then sent to a local artist who hand-painted each piece individually to

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