La Bottega del Buon Caffè

Jeanette Thottrup

10 Jul 2014

The interior of La Bottega del Buon Caffè was created through designer Jeanette Thottrup's vision of combining elements of both classic and contemporary Tuscan style. Muted natural colours were chosen for the walls, applied using traditional painting techniques. For Thottrup, the walls of the restaurant became works of art in their own right. With an emphasis on creating a calming,

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Mint Leaf

LWD Interiors

02 Jul 2014

As an existing brand from London, Mint Leaf's ethnic Indian roots in culture and cuisine were the source of inspiration for this new upmarket restaurant, bar and lounge located in the Dubai International Financial Centre. The designers at LWD Interiors have crafted an enticing ambience through tone, depth of light and use of texture.   The design team took the approach of creating a

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Café Coutume Aoyama

CUT architectures

30 Jun 2014

Following CUT architectures' design of the flagship café Coutume rue de Babylone in Paris and the coffee cart within the Finnish Institute in Paris, they were re-commissioned to design the first café Coutume abroad, in the heart of Tokyo's Aoyama district. CUT architectures aimed to keep the strong identity they had created already for the Coutume brand while adapting it to the

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Radegast Beer Pub Atlantic

IO Studio

26 Jun 2014

The interior is a modern concept celebrating Slavic mythology, in particular the god of hospitality Radegast,  whose myths surround the concept of sacred hospitality. Creating the perfect setting, Studio ing. makes use of a wide colour palette conjuring the elements of an hospitable and welcoming pub. A strong element of graphic conception is a defining characteristic throughout the

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Estado Puro, Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza


24 Jun 2014

Paco Roncero, renowned chef from Madrid, has opened Estado Puro in the new Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza. The design studio estudi{H}ac has designed Estado Puro, a gastro bar with a capacity of 300 people which is comprised of two types of environment: one in which to enjoy Spanish tapas and another with a more casual atmosphere. Estudi{H}ac has created these environments through playing with pure

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