Posts Tagged ‘black wood’

Agave cabinets by Esrawe Studio

March 14th, 2017

“The whole of the design, production and process of The Agave Cabinets reflects as an analogy of mezcal making,” said Esrawe Studio, which is based in Mexico City. To make the alcoholic liquid, artisans remove and roast the core of the agave. The heat leaves the plant with a scorched skin, which informed the use of the patterned black wood.

Isabel Marant store by Ciguë, Bangkok – Thailand

June 26th, 2014

The aim of both the fashion designer and the architects is to steer clear of generic, overtly polished retail settings and branding, and instead develop more compelling designs. Next to bamboo, materials used for the interior include brass, tinted mirors, concrete floors and black wood.

La Suite West hotel, London

September 30th, 2013

Upon entering the premises, the visual drama is imminent when a corridor of ink-black marble floors leads you up to an elongated white marble reception desk. The colour theme extends into each room, where dark, individually crafted, four-poster beds and black rubber chairs set off whitewashed rooms and airy marble bathrooms.

Les Ateliers Ruby flagship store, Paris

July 15th, 2011

Les Ateliers Ruby Helmets, after numerous successful collaborations with designers around the world such as Karl Lagerfield, the online company has decided to open it’s first retail shop in Paris. The store is constructed of bolted steel, fluorescent lights, and strong black wood, all which makes up it’s retro industrial feel. In true cycle-couture form, a gold plated motorcycle acts as the bold centerpiece to the long awaited boutique.