Unique dining environment at Phantom restaurant

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The Phantom Opera Garnier Restaurant in Paris, designed by French architect Odile Decq, is a place to enjoy a good meal in the company of friends, surrounded by an interesting interior design blending remarkably old and new. A curvaceous mezzanine level steals the attention once you enter through the columns of Opera Garnier’s east facade. Red and white are the … Continue reading

London Design Festival 2011 – British Designer Lee Broom Launches ‘Salon’

This year, British designer Lee Broom launches his fifth collection at the London Design Festival, a dramatic debut upholstery collection entitled ‘Salon’. Inspired by the curvaceous lines of 1930s upholstery, with a hint of fashion fetishism, the new collection features soft silhouettes contrasted and accentuated with modern stud detailing. The Salon collection includes six pieces – … Continue reading

Sleep with Rolex & Patek Philippe at Florence’s Luxe L’O – Hotel L’Orologio

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Under the patronage of new Italian luxury hotel group Whythebest, one of Florence’s hippest and best-hidden boutique hotels is getting set to welcome the fashion crowd to the city this summer during the Pitti Uomo men’s shows. L’O – Hotel L’Orologio is unique in being inspired by the prestigious world of international high-end watchmaking as well as by … Continue reading

The safest and greenest fireplace

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Gone are the days of having the wood stocked up for winters for your fire place. Now it is time for bio fireplaces which does all justice to your living space and your environment. Planika’s new Fire Line Automatic model, designed especially for architects and interior designers, offers a line ideal for recess mounting. It can also be … Continue reading

Cristal Room by Baccarat and Philippe Starck

In the heart of the magnificent first-floor lounges, the “Cristal Room Baccarat” is a genuine living space situated in the former dining room of Marie-Laure de Noailles. Philippe Starck chose to preserve its original design while giving it a necessary touch of modernism and daringness. Meals are served in an extremely sophisticated setting of plain bricks … Continue reading

Baccarat and Philippe Starck

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Philippe Starck describes his long-standing collaboration with luxury brand Baccarat as a “sparkling, surreal cocktail.” The renowned designer’s latest work for the French crystalware-makers has been to create a new glass for that “cocktail.” To celebrate the 170th anniversary of Baccarat’s classic mouth-blown crystal glass collection, the Harcourt, Starck turned the flutes black. “I never … Continue reading

“What happens when” – a new restaurant concept

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What Happens When is a NYC-based “temporary restaurant” set to launch within the month. Employing the talents of sound composer Micah Silver, designers Elle Kunnos de Voss and Nadia Tolstoy, and chef John Fraser, the project is an experiment in community-driven collaboration; based on the memories of patrons and supporters, the entire look and feel … Continue reading

Home Bars Come Back in Vogue

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You know bars are back in fashion when people trade “mixologists” business cards. These are people who perform chemistry experiments on alcoholic substances and come up with nifty combinations that win bartenders such as Erik Lorincz of the Connaught Bar in London standing ovations. There are now regular pilgrimages to sample his Bloody Mary with … Continue reading

Philippe Starck refurbishes Palatial Hotel in Paris

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Philippe Starck, the flamboyant French demigod of interior design, has unveiled his latest handiwork: a refurbishment of Le Royal Monceau, a palatial old hotel in Paris’s eighth arrondissement. The space is actually pretty tame for a guy who once put urinals behind glass. And the hotel rooms are downright boring. Think Pottery Barn with a frog accent. … Continue reading

What kind of plate are you dreaming of?

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    They do not sell plates, they create concepts. You will provide them with a brief and  they will provide you with a tabletop solution integrated into the interior design. Armed with more then a million of different products in different colors and patterns of the highest quality standards, they will deliver the most … Continue reading