Posts Tagged ‘marble’

Saint Laurent flagship store, Dubai – UAE

May 17th, 2018

The overall aesthetic loosely takes cues from the French modernist movement of the early 20th century, but the store’s palatial dimensions and plush materials overrule any trace of austerity, making shopping here a rather grand affair.

Edrington Offices by Gensler, New York City

May 16th, 2018

The custom bar in marble and reclaimed wood is punctuated by an antique mirror ceiling and Edison bulbs. It is fully-stocked for company events, meetings with vendors, and social gatherings. Adjacent, a communal seating area is backed by Thonet chairs and tables; an antique patina brick wall with Edrington’s brand logos.

Cibic Marazzi Tile Club by Studio Blanco, Rome – Italy

May 16th, 2018

The temporary hospitality experience takes inspiration from London’s gentlemen’s clubs – opening the traditionally exclusive concept ‘to anyone interested in ceramics as an artistic and architectural form’. The tactile allure of marble, metal and concrete present in the Grande ceramic slabs are experienced alongside Grand Carpet, the collection by Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel.

Harvey Nichols department store by Studio Four IV, Doha – Qatar

May 15th, 2018

The interior design, created by London-based Studio Four IV, is obviously an opulent affair, oozing a style that blends luxurious materials and bespoke finishes, and seamlessly connects with local culture. A central veil concept based on the traditional Arabic residence is featured throughout the premises, and the design also sees nifty high-tech embedded into stunning glass panels produced specially for the project.

Starbucks store, Shenzhen – China

April 30th, 2018

The textures of terrazzo floors and natural wood (a local variety similar to chestnut) and stone with accents of bronze and brass evoke a localized palette. A dramatically lit, wide stairwell of variegated Italian gray marble with brass inlays ascends to the more substantial experience at the Reserve Bar, also crafted from gray marble and natural wood.

Artedomus showroom by The Stella Collective & Thomas Coward Studio, Sydney – Australia

March 16th, 2018

The luxurious, sensuous space is far from conventional concepts of a stoneware supplier’s showroom. Imagined as an ‘immersive interior mecca to be used as a creative paradise for architects, designers and dreamers alike’, the Artedomus showroom blurs the lines between retail and takes visitors on a four-part journey into the possibilities and potential of stone.

Rossano Ferretti Hair Spa by Brand Creative, Abu Dhabi – UAE

March 15th, 2018

The interior designers at Brand Creative approached the Abu Dhabi concept by incorporating areas of high contrast, combining classic black marquina & white volakas marble with complimenting finishes such as black slate, illuminated stone and chrome. Each feature was selected to contribute to the dramatic ambience, layering black on white and white on white throughout.

Chanel boutique by Peter Marino, Amsterdam – Netherlands

March 12th, 2018

The lofty and light-filled ground floor presents Chanel’s highly coveted seasonal handbags, small leather goods, costume jewellery, scarves and glasses, as well as a selection of watches and jewellery pieces. At its core, a large concrete podium is situated, displaying a selection of ready-to-wear ensembles.

The Fairmont Penthouse by Inhouse, South Africa – Cape Town

March 9th, 2018

The astounding circular stairwell allows easy access to the breath-taking rooftop which has exceptional views of the Sea Point surroundings. Made of strongly curved steel coated in black and floated on a marble plinth, the stairwell was designed to “make the journey to this area of the apartment more profound, thanks to the introduction of a sculptural element”.

Lasan restaurant by Faber Design & Architecture, Birmingham – UK

March 8th, 2018

A new customer-focussed layout includes relocation of the bar area, which was originally in the main dining room. Now a dramatic U-shape with eye-catching brass detailing, it’s a real focal point and one of the first things guests see as they enter the restaurant.

EZO Cheesecakes & Bakery by Evonil Architecture, Surabaya – Indonesia

March 4th, 2018

Creating a unique space while sustaining the already developed EZO brand, Evonil Architecture improves the detail of the design of the combination between the classical interior design and Japanese interior design blend into one strong, original, and unique ‘twist’ of interior design, emphasizing the usage of blue pastel finish to upscale the feminine feel.

Occura eyewear store by Whitespace Ltd, Bangkok – Thailand

January 2nd, 2018

Inside the store, a gallery of eyewear is on display and customers can receive an eye exam in the appealing optometrist examination room that is well-equipped with leading-edge eye care technology.

ROMOLA Cafe and Restaurant by Andrés Jaque Architects, Madrid – Spain

December 19th, 2017

Described as a ‘marble-made tent in the galaxy’, the interiors stand out among the more common austere cafeterias of Madrid.

ConFusion restaurant, Porto Cervo / Sardinia – Italy

November 2nd, 2017

“Since Calacatta marble is one of the most luxurious marbles in the world, we knew straight away that Neolith’s Calacatta Gold was the one for us. It’s not only stunning, it is also an all-round material that can be easily applied to most surfaces and cover all practical requirements.”

Onyx Towers by Marco Porpora Architects, Verona – Italy

September 18th, 2017

The space is articulated within a simple rectangle open on the three sides, but it creates soft and sinuous sets around the three onyx towers. The round shape, the basic element of the stand design, takes on various spatial or simply flat proportions and is repeatedly reproduced from the ceiling to the platform.

Loop table lamps by Utu soulful lighting

September 11th, 2017

Effortlessly crafted to perfection, taking inspiration from the cyclic nature of all things, Loop table lamps stand out for their soft shapes, with opal glass globes kindly wrapped by smooth, curved structures. Movement brought to a pause, preserving a single moment in time that gives shape to Loop lamps.

PABULLA restaurant by design danaham, Seoul – Korea

August 23rd, 2017

In order to make the attributes of stone, earth and metal standing out, danaham designer have chosen simple B&W as its main color. The application of plaid texture in the room as in the facade created consistency in design.

Ilda side table by Jean-Marie Massaud for Poliform

July 13th, 2017

Hand-crafted by Italian artisans, each Ilda base becomes truly unique with its signature Y shape that also resembles unruly tree branches. A classic marble surface is strategically placed to juxtapose with the bronze base, making Ilda a perfect accent/ personality piece in an array of home settings.

The Depot 11 by JWC by Think About, Puchong – Malaysia

June 11th, 2017

A sense of luxury was added to the industrial design concept and the hexagonal philosophy was cleverly used to include 6 main elements – iron, peacock blue, marble, copper, wood and plant.

Swarovski – Crystal Lab by DFROST, Dubai

June 10th, 2017

Products of any size can be elegantly presented – from accessories to fashion. High-quality materials like marble and polished metal emphasise the ambitions and premiumness of the Crystal Lab and the glamour of the Swarovski brand.