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5 interesting ways to spend your weekend

The weekend is close, and no doubt, the question you are asking yourself, your friends and your family is: What to do this weekend?.  For some, the perfect weekend entails becoming one with the couch and TV remote, but for others, who have spent th…

05 September, 2014

Hotel lobbies

The lobby of a hotel is the heart of the building.  Although a hotel is, by default, composed of small private rooms, the lobby forms a shared, public space. In addition to welcoming guests to their temporary home, the lobby must act a communal livin…

25 August, 2014

5 interesting shopping centres

Once upon a time, the only option when shopping was to round up the kids, and drive down to the local shopping centre or the city centre. Nowadays, the shopping and retail industry has entered into a huge crisis, as people are choosing to shop online…

Feature shop design: Charlotte olympia

Charlotte Olympia shoes are synonymous with luxury and elegance, and therefore, it is only natural that the fit out for their new Mayfair store would reflect these values. Each store, which is also located in other plush areas such as Beverly Hills a…

Creative thoughts: The hamstead hub

Hubs, co-working and shared office spaces have grown tremendously in popularity over the past few years as they are both an essential and excellent way to network and exchange ideas with other creatives. The main idea is to build a sense of community.

HERE coffee shop

HERE is a beautiful retro coffee shop in Berkhamsted. Located in a region typically known for its incredible castles and forts, the town is now blessed with the presence of this gem of a coffee shop which supports locally grown products, sustainabili…

Soundcloud office

Our theme for the week is office spaces—so we have decided to save a really exciting project to close the week with. KINZO, from Berlin, has achieved incredible results with the new headquarters of the online platform SoundCloud.

Clinic design

Today we will be touching on clinic design. Why? Because doctors, lawyers, dentists and beauty centres, just like homeowners, understand the importance of creating a space that's inviting and soothing; especially if a potentially painful procedure is…

Restaurants with exceptional charm

In what style of restaurant do you feel most comfortable in? Is it your local diner that serves a taste of home where you know the waiter or waitress by their first name, or the five-star restaurant where you are guaranteed an amazing meal? Whatever…

Boulevard Berlin

Many don't care for shopping centres in general and this point of view is understandable; given that what is inside them is more or less the same as that next. But if there's one thing we can agree on it's that shopping malls often provide us all wit…