The combination of natural raw materials and high quality, well finished surfaces, along with the introduction of living plants into the space, brought a sense of warmth to the traditionally stark and artificial feel of tech based industry.
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The clear image of an Alpine cabin emphasizes the warmth we have looked for in both projects. With several furniture typologies we have created very distinct atmospheres that coexist in perfect harmony, so the users can enjoy the choice of different options according to their likes and personal needs.
Keeping the ceiling and floor colour neutral, white paint and polished concrete floor were used to accentuate the warmth and golden hues of the timber and plywood. Extensive use of natural materials and colours blended effortlessly well with the delicate fabric of floral prints to depict a contemporary woodland setting.
A modular grid of brass display units lines the store, made from brass that has been etched and brushed for extra tactility in a nod to the footwear purveyor’s emphasis on craftsmanship. Meanwhile, bronzed glass brings in warmth to the two different volumes – dedicated to men’s and women’s collections – as does polished walnut panelling.
The main ingredient in the design is the sophisticated yet simple material palette. Exposed concrete, wood and classic subway tiles all meet in a small space to create a harmonizing effect. We layout the plan to maximize seating. In doing so we carved out 3 different experiences for diners – eating at the bar, a large table for groups and a general dining room.