Coco Chanel’s Paris Flat, elegance and grace

 Coco Chanel’s Paris Flat at 31 Rue Cambon  Coco Chanel’s Paris Flat at 31 Rue Cambon, above the Chanel Boutique is as magical as the woman who lived there! Coco Chanel , style, elegance and grace.   Her own Paris apartment, 31 Rue Cambon —    her private quarters  it’s filled with everything one can imagine : tailored furnishings, gold gilded accessories and the smell of Chanel No. 5. (Apparently, when she was on her way home, her assistants would spray the staircase with Read more [...]

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Brooklyn Heights Town Home by Willey Design

Brooklyn Heights Town Home by Willey Design Willey Design recently transformed this 100-year-old townhouse located in Brooklyn Heights, New York City, into a beautiful eclectic home.   When a New York City townhouse needed a transformation, I was proud to retain the 100-year-old charm while giving it a youthful lift. We created a combined dining and living room with a corner seating area to provide multiple uses for today’s family. The walls are combed and tinted plaster Read more [...]

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Fifth Avenue Penthouse by HUXHUX Design

Fifth Avenue Penthouse by HUXHUX Design This project addresses bringing the human hand back into the digital process of making by focusing on the sensual qualities of pieces. This massive built in takes a clean modern form that necessary engages the senses. The cupboards are made of Corian, so while their looks belie materiality, when one touches the doors–specifically designed with push latches–they feel the cold smooth stone-like surface.   The solid brass panels have been Read more [...]

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Prison Transformed Into Luxury Hotel in Netherlands

Prison Transformed Into Luxury Hotel in Netherlands The prison Het Arresthuis in Netherlands, which was a place of detention until the end of the nineteenth century, was converted into a luxury hotel with 36 luxury rooms, and 7 family suites, including four VIP-rooms. By the way, each of these four rooms has its own name: The Director, The Jailer, The Lawyer and The Judge. It features a sauna, a fitness center, a restaurant and a bar. In each room there is a double bed, a large Read more [...]

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Barcelona’s Ensanche district apartment renovation

Barcelona’s Ensanche district apartment renovation by Anna & Eugeni Bach This Project changes the manner of inhabiting a flat in Barcelona´s Ensanche district through small and very specific operations that make the most of every corner as if dealing with a jigsaw puzzle and giving over the protagonist role to the existing elements, conserving, reusing or modifying them in order to create new spaces that seem to always have been like this.   The project consisted of Read more [...]

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