BeanBar Café

Latitude Studio

16 Dec 2014

Latitude Studio present their latest project BeanBar Café, located on the seaside of Qingdao, Shandong province. This 200 sq. m café aims to be open and accessible to both the one-day-tourist and the Qingdao resident; representing the modern city it is a part of but also a space that provides the confort of the home.   The café is arranged over two levels. The first

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Smack Lobster


03 Dec 2014

Smack is the latest venture from DesignLSM's long standing client the Goodman Restaurant Group, the team behind the infamous Burger & lobster brand. DesignLSM were commissioned to create a strikingly simple interior design for the new fast food fine dining concept. Describing itself as ‘the naughty little sister of Burger & Lobster', Smack offers a simple menu based around lobster

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Old Tom & English

Lee Broom

20 Nov 2014

Critically acclaimed product and interior designer Lee Broom has designed a new restaurant and cocktail lounge in Soho, London for brother and sister duo Maria and Costas Constantinou, a contemporary take on the relaxed elegance of home entertaining in the 1960s. Entry to Old Tom & English is gained via a heavy slatted wooden door. The doorbell must be rung, whereupon guests are welcomed

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The Nelson

Techne Architects

19 Nov 2014

The bayside landscape of St Kilda provides both the stunning backdrop and the inspiration behind this newest project from Techné Architecture + Interior Design. The Nelson is where you can come to indulge your appetite in rum, while relaxing in a comforting local bar fitted out with raw, rustic materials complete with a legendary Kraken looking over you. "The client's brief was to create

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Jury Cafe

Biasol: Design Studio

17 Nov 2014

Jury Cafe is located within the bluestone walls of a Melbourne historical site: Pentridge Village, formerly Pentridge Prison. (The prison was decommissioned in 1997.) As an interior design project, Jury presented several unique challenges to Melbourne-based Biasol: Design Studio. The team wanted to respect its dark past as a prison but also needed to breathe new life into the café for its

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