Archive for October, 2013

Thomas Opticien Optical shop by Pisi Design Studio, Paris

October 31st, 2013

The various elements of the store aim to set a dialogue between the materials characterizing the glasses and the former book store: glass, metal and wood, in a contemporary re-interpretation of the classical parisian moldings.

Surf-ace Table by Christopher Duffy

October 31st, 2013

Surfs up! and dinners on the table, the surf-ace table is made using traditional surfboard manufacturing techniques giving this table the same strong visual language as classic balsa wood surfboards.

Chrome Hotel by Sanjay Puri Architects, Kolkatta – India

October 31st, 2013

Undulating curved ribbon shaped panels are suspended from the ceiling with reflected colour change lighting between them across the length of the bar. The walls and the bar counter are merged fluidly with curvilinear panels of varying widths and projections.

SAKISKIU ALUS beer label by Sigitas Guzauskas

October 31st, 2013

The brewer is enabled to mark labels by himself. He does not need the service of printhouse. Using rubber stamped labels and hand made paper gives an idea of real craft beer. For each batch of craft beer different paper could be used to emphasize uniqueness of the SAKISKIU beer.

HENKY PENKY concept store, Buenos Aires – Argentina

October 31st, 2013

Located in Buenos Aires HENKY PENKY`s first concept store opened its doors in August, bringing the SpaceShip-inspired aesthetic to a new Fashion store with predominantly Grey interiors, Stainless steel, brilliant lights and mirrored walls creating a maze of reflections.

Restaurant by Design3, Moscow – Russia

October 31st, 2013

The main idea of the restaurant appearance is the delicate association with a rest on the yacht’s desk. It reflects in the metal enclosures details, Cumaru used in the wood decorating with beautiful texture, typical for the flooring yacht desks.

The cola-bow installation by Penda at Student Beijing Design Exhibition

October 31st, 2013

The cola-bow is a public art installation made out of more than 17.000 recycled plastic bottles, which were braided to create a shape inspired by the swings of the Coca-Cola logo.

Red Rock office by Rolf Ockert Design, Sydney – Australia

October 31st, 2013

Several meeting rooms are designed as free standing glass pods, some curved, some square, with bright acoustic pinboard material and polychromatic carpet to set them apart from the other, circulation or workstation areas. These meeting rooms have their own ventilation system to ensure climatic comfort even during long meetings.

Dior windows at Saks department store, New York

October 31st, 2013

The department store Saks is celebrating the arrival in store of the House of Dior’s Fall-Winter 2013 Ready-to-Wear collection with extraordinary windows.

BAKERIES! Potenza Bakery and Winestore by Core Architecture, Washington, DC

October 31st, 2013

The bakery adjoins the historic hall and draws guests in for breakfast, lunch, or dessert with fresh baked breads, cannolis, gelato, and other Italian specialties to eat in or take on the go.

BAKERIES! Panscape bakery by ninkipen!, Kyoto – Japan

October 30th, 2013

Panscape bakery by ninkipen!, Kyoto – Japan

Das Magazin display collection by PARAT

October 30th, 2013

The range of furniture includes 6 displays with different sizes, geometries and yellow shades. All the elements have their individual character and own way to display the magazines. The highest elements have to be leaned against the wall.

Tobaco Hotel by EC5, Łódź – Poland

October 30th, 2013

The interiors reflect the spirit of the 50s and 60s. The dominant colours, both in hotel rooms and communal areas, are steel gray and vivid blue, violet and green. The yellow colour constitutes the leitmotiv of the whole complex.

Frenkel Shop packaging by Levin Branding & Design

October 30th, 2013

A series of generic packages sold by an on-line store. Intended for individuals and small businesses such as: bakeries, cafes and catering companies interested in elegant, quality, non-brand specific baking trays and packages.

Pier Shop & Visitor Center by CAMP, Santa Monica – California

October 30th, 2013

CAMP designed and produced everything from the “Rorange” peg board wall down to the custom hangers. The materials chosen reflect the juxtaposition of old and new in one cohesive story.

Italian Burger by Sestini&Corti, Perugia – Italy

October 30th, 2013

Beauty and functionality are in full harmony thanks to the use of industrial style iron with visible weld joints. The name, Italian Burger, laser cut on the iron, it has been placed right on the entrance, on a special wooden wall, to emphasize the unique atmosphere of the place.

IS booth at Moscow Design Week 2013 by Alan Khadikov, Moscow

October 30th, 2013

The booth is designed as a rough building construction imitating a way people tend to follow everyday. We all know what table or chair is. We pass by them every time. But sometimes we meat a new experience, just like black out rooms, where the boundaries of ordinary life or things shift from one point to another. Is it a chair now? Who knows. Please think about it!

Meltwater office by Blitz, San Francisco – California

October 30th, 2013

Each zone in the office reflects its respective Norwegian environment through colors, forms, and materiality. The reception features an articulated enclosure that is inspired by ice caps, with geometric hanging light fixtures evocative of ice crystals and a custom, angular desk that references layered, sheathed ice.

La Bohème Entomologia windows by Bomarzo, Valencia – Spain

October 30th, 2013

Under the title of Entomologia, this window concept shows our admiration of the work of the Italian painter Giuseppe Arcimboldo, as well as our passion for the Wunderkammer of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and the natural science museums of the Victorian era.

BAKERIES! Two Magpies Bakery by Paul Crofts Studio, Suffolk – UK

October 30th, 2013

London firm Paul Crofts Studio has completed a bakery on a high street in Suffolk, UK, with a motif based on a magpie’s nest set into the douglas fir serving counter. The Two Magpies Bakery in Southwold produces fresh bread and patisserie at the back of the shop every day and the kitchen can be seen through a window onto the seating area.