Posts Tagged ‘1950s’

Hoxton Hotel, Paris – France

October 9th, 2017

The palette includes lampe gras lamps, woven metal partitions, and classic 1950s materials such as Formica, referencing not only leading french designers such as Jean Prouvé and Mathieu Matégot, but also two important periods in Parisian history: the late 19th Century and the 1950s.

Dóttir Restaurant, Berlin – Germany

June 4th, 2015

Dóttir restaurant, Berlin – Germany

ICA Off-site: Dover Street Market Exhibition, London – UK

April 15th, 2015

ICA Off-site – Dover Street Market Exhibition, London – UK

1:1 Period Rooms Exhibition by Andreas Angelidakis, Rotterdam – Netherlands

April 3rd, 2015

Exhibition Explores the Evolution of Museum Displays

Katchwork chair by Karpenter

March 10th, 2015

Katchwork chair by Karpenter

Broccolini Construction Offices by Rubin et Rotman Architectes, Montreal – Canada

March 6th, 2015

Broccolini Construction Offices by Rubin et Rotman Architectes, Montreal – Canada

Graham Fan’s graduate fashion collection

February 27th, 2014

Metallic plastic cords were handwoven unevenly to create patterns for the jackets, tops and dresses, plus skirts with 1950s shapes. The threads loop back on themselves to form turtlenecks, cuffs and hems. Fan incorporated mohair, leather strips and fish wire into some sections of the weave to add texture.

Bach Espresso branding by COATS DESIGN

March 27th, 2013

Coats developed retro typography and icons, colours and patterns, and a weathered woodgrain effect working together to capture those affectionately held memories of the 50/60s Kiwi Bach, supported with a relaxed copy content and style.

SHOE STORES! New Balance Experience Store, Beijing

June 3rd, 2012

The two-floor 2000+ square foot New Balance Experience Store is located in Beijing’s famous Qianmen Avenue. The first floor’s décor is inspired by New Balance’s heritage with a nostalgic feel harkening back to the 1950s and 60s.

HAIRDRESSER! Facto Royale Salon by Igor Ferreira, Lisbon

May 4th, 2012

A salon in Lisbon, Portugal, combines second-hand Japanese furniture with 5000 Swarovski crystals and 50 plaster hands. ‘Like most shops I design, I try to surprise the customer by not making too obvious what is sold – almost like an art installation in a gallery,’

HAIRDRESSER! Facto Royale Salon by Igor Ferreira, Lisbon

May 1st, 2012

A salon in Lisbon, Portugal, combines second-hand Japanese furniture with 5000 Swarovski crystals and 50 plaster hands. ‘Like most shops I design, I try to surprise the customer by not making too obvious what is sold – almost like an art installation in a gallery,’