Posts Tagged ‘upstairs’

The Row boutique, New York City

May 24th, 2016

The premises ooze the vibe of a private apartment – albeit a very sophisticated one – rather than your usual high-end boutique brimming with baubles and trophies, and is dotted with cherry-picked modern furnishings and artworks.

Fish Restaurants! George’s Tradition Fish & Chips by Philip Watts Design, London – UK

April 1st, 2016

The two floor space with 120 covers features a ground floor storefront for take-away orders and a gin bar, while the upstairs kid-friendly space boasts a series of small beach huts where the fish and chips are served in buckets with a sand shovels.

FiL Books by Halükar Architecture, Istanbul – Turkey

October 5th, 2015

Maybe the most attractive and defining element in the space is the elephant’s tusk; a calibre pipe, painted in the corporate colour of FiL Books that goes along the wall and through the furniture.

Bea Mombaers’ Unique Bed & Breakfast, Knokke – Belgium

April 13th, 2015

Bea Mombaers’ Unique Bed & Breakfast, Knokke – Belgium

Loisir cafe by Nordic Bros. Design Community, Seoul – South Korea

September 15th, 2014

After combining two previous studio apartments into one and placing the baking studio and the stairs going to the cafe upstairs in the center, the staff room, storage, main kitchen, toilet, and office enclosed them in the form of ㄷ to minimize the traffic line and fully utilize the space.

Jack & Jones store by Riis Retail, Bremen – Germany

August 31st, 2014



An impressive staircase, specially designed to draw the customers interest to the floor upstairs, works as centerpiece in the middle section. It can be used as display for mannequins, sales and decoration as well as hosting events in combination with the large screen display on the back wall.

HOT HOT Nightclub by Estudio Guto Requena, São Paulo – Brazil

August 20th, 2014

The light is provided by huge LED displays, which unfold through the entire ceiling, and enters the staircase area and the lounge upstairs, like a living organism. Digital technology and peeling walls, beams and roof merge in this environment, emphasizing the proposed project.

Cultura Bookstore by Studio MK27, São Paulo – Brazil

July 30th, 2014

The architectural journey begins in a cozy space then arrives at a monumental area, living, where most of the products and visitors can interact with one another, where one can take a book and read a chapter even before purchasing it, where one can simply rest and watch the movement.

Tom Greyhound boutique by Architecture & Associés, Paris – France

April 17th, 2014

Throughout the boutique, Pogiolli and Beucler kept the minimalist A-line wooden racks lightweight and mobile – a move that should satisfy Kang’s intention to host movie screenings and art shows.

Dardenia Fish + Sushi by Alataş, Istanbul – Turkey

March 26th, 2014

The main interior is minimal and sanitized, yet warmed up by the wooden tables and service desks. Other functional elements, such as a reverse-tripod coat rack or a bait-like magazine hanger, provide hints of playfulness.

ROOFTOP BARS! Upstairs bar at the Kimberly Hotel by Frank Denner, New York

June 11th, 2013

Both grandeur and intimacy reside here in the harmony of its detailed collaboration: Bohemia Construction connects an amalgam of elements such as a hand-cut bronze bar by Shock Studios, topped with honed absolute black granite by Stone Masters, cascading ivy walls by Sal Cantatore, and hand-painted Venetian walls by Anthony Chase.

Primopiano store by Architrend Architecture, Ragusa – Sicily

August 29th, 2012

The overall design process, from the thoughts and design plan at the initial stage to the construction of a high-quality and valuable building, takes catering for the client’s demands of the location and environment as a starting point, which are all reflected in the design process.