Posts Tagged ‘California’

KazuNori Westwood sushi hand roll bar by Marmol Radziner, Los Angeles – California

November 15th, 2016

Diners are greeted with 24-stools surrounding a U-shaped bar constructed with bleached eucalyptus wood; a team of chefs operate from behind the counter with a sculptural bleached rustic white oak “roof” looming overhead with inset lighting illuminating the counter.

The Hundreds store, Los Angeles – California

November 14th, 2016

Bobby Kim had an idea for a t-shirt and wanted to get it made, so he started The Hundreds in college with his friend and now business partner, Ben Shenassafar. They worked out of a location right off of Fairfax that now houses their Flagship retail store.

Gabriele Pasini store by Meregalli Merlo Architetti Associati, Los Angeles – California

November 10th, 2016

Gabriele Pasini store by Meregalli Merlo Architetti Associati, Los Angeles – California

Everything But Water store by MNA, Santa Monica – California

November 8th, 2016

This store evokes a casual feel through the use of natural materials and minimally detailed fixtures which provide an intimate setting for the retailer’s offering of swimwear, resort wear and accessories.

Lucky Brand store by MNA, Santa Monica – California

November 3rd, 2016

The gloss beadboard ceilings and painted wood and marble cashwrap give a nod to the brand’s mercantile past while modern fixtures of natural oak, zinc, and antiqued brass sit on cerused white oak floors throughout the space.

Mainland Poke restaurant by Abramson Teiger Architects, Glendale – California

October 31st, 2016

Mainland Poke just opened their second location in Glendale, CA. This location has a new look compared to the first and will serve as the model for future locations.

Chaya Venice restaurant, Venice – California

October 27th, 2016

Kaisen has been a bigger initiative within the company (at the downtown location first) to highlight the varieties of fresh fish they get flown in from Japan almost daily.

MedHelp Offices by A Design Lifestyle, San Francisco – California

October 11th, 2016

The existing interior architecture features original brick walls, an abundance of natural light through tall windows and skylights, and exposed structural beams and columns. The client wanted a timeless look that complimented the industrial structure and inspired staff and clients.

The Webster store, Los Angeles – California

October 8th, 2016

Well-known in savvy fashion circles for razor-sharp women’s and men’s collections curated by Owner Laure Hédiard-Dubreuil, the store has picked a location at South Coast Plaza, a preferred destination for the area’s well-heeled, to present its hailed mix of styles and brands.

In Situ restaurant by Aidlin Darling Design, San Francisco – California

October 5th, 2016

As for members of the Aidlin Darling team, In Situ struck a personal chord. Darling says he has “always felt a fascination with food and art, particularly their intrinsic connection to place and culture.”

Mykita store, Los Angeles – California

September 24th, 2016

Mykita aptly marks the opening of the new boutique with a special edition frame that’s based on the miki + shades set, a classic, round aviator model with an acetate front that comes with a tailored sunglass clip-on made of stainless steel.

Button Mash by Design, Bitches, Los Angeles – California

September 20th, 2016

Button Mash is intended to be an integral and vibrant neighborhood hub for all ages with a design that showcases a careful curation of arcade games and stellar creative cuisine.

Whil headquarters HGA Architects and Engineers, San Francisco – California

September 13th, 2016

Skylights were cut into the ceiling to increase the amount of natural light and collaboration furniture was incorporated throughout the space to promote a feeling of connectedness and comfort.

Starbird Chicken identity by Strohl, Sunnyvale – California

September 5th, 2016

Accompanying typography is clean and direct, matching the optical weight of the mark, while still having character to be distinct on its own.

Stafford House Offices by NicholsBooth Architects, San Francisco – California

September 2nd, 2016

NicholsBooth worked alongside a UK-based design and branding agency, to create this space that features a communal area that encourages students to interact and practice their English, while the floorplan minimizes circulation space, with all the classrooms opening onto the large gathering area.

Silicon Valley Staffing Group Offices by Kava Massih Architects, Oakland – California

July 22nd, 2016

To open up the interior, we removed the dropped ceiling to expose the existing roof joists, and added skylights to bring in natural light. Curved and angled walls below the joists create a sense of movement and expansion when walking along the hallway.

Wet Seal offices by LPA, Irvine – California

July 17th, 2016

Upon entering the lobby filled with natural daylight, visitors will feel Wet Seal’s level of quality and simple style statement through the use of materials, furnishings, lighting and displays. Transparency is immediately apparent in the facility with the visibility of client meeting rooms that open into the bright and airy lobby space.

DOPE store by A-INDUSTRIAL Design-Build, Los Angeles – California

July 16th, 2016

This men’s apparel company has a retail design that is minimal modern. The contrast of white and black accent creates key detail in the design. The bright white envelope and clean details allow focus to be drawn on the apparel, presenting effortless emphasis on the brand.

Dimepiece concept store by A-INDUSTRIAL Design-Build, Los Angeles – California

July 15th, 2016

The FEELING MYSELF space features black walls along with illuminated mirrors and fixtures, while intricate wire weaving adorns the ceiling, giving the space an industrial and slightly futuristic feel.

H2O Plus headquarters by HGA Architects and Engineers, San Francisco – California

July 14th, 2016

It was important to H2O Plus to have a comfortable, home-like space so HGA incorporated informal seating areas, a large, open kitchen with bar, table and booth seating into the space while still keeping the office professional and effective.