Interiors

Milan 2012: Terrific tiles

Milan 2012: Terrific tiles

Many of Italy’s top tile manufacturers launched new collections during Milan Design Week. The meticulously detailed, vibrant and even super-glam works from Bisazza, Mutina, Budri and Lea Ceramiche got our attention.

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May 17, 2012

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Tord Boontje sets up shop

Tord Boontje sets up shop

In London’s Shoreditch neighbourhood, the Dutch designer has opened a retail space carrying his entire body of work, including pieces for Moroso, Swarovski and Artecnica, as well as one-offs exclusive to the shop.

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May 16, 2012

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Patkau Architects for Comme des Garcons

Patkau Architects for Comme des Garcons

For a new retail space inside the Dover Street Market Ginza in Tokyo, Rei Kawakubo – the creative force behind Comme des Garcons – asked the Vancouver firm to reinterpret its Winnipeg Skating Shelters, a temporary installation on the Red and the Assiniboine Rivers.

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May 15, 2012

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The James Hotel in Saskatoon

The James Hotel in Saskatoon

Nestled on the bank of the South Saskatchewan River in the heart of downtown Saskatoon, The James – designed by Calgary’s Michael Shugarman – is the city’s first luxury boutique hotel.

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May 2, 2012

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A brilliant interior for a yogourt shop

A brilliant interior for a yogourt shop

Emmanuelle Moureaux unleashes her vibrant palette on a new Bluberi location in Stonebridge, Virginia.

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April 24, 2012

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Milan 2012: The new Alessi kitchen

Milan 2012: The new Alessi kitchen

Dutch architect Wiel Arets’ all-Corian kitchen for LaCucinaAlessi is a marvel of simplicity and spaciousness.

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April 20, 2012

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Teknion’s bright new Atlanta showroom

Teknion’s bright new Atlanta showroom

Vanderbyl Design, with help from Tvsdesign, fashions a crisp, clean space for the Canadian office furnishings manufacturer in Atlanta, Georgia.

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March 22, 2012

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Flexform takes Manhattan

Flexform takes Manhattan

The Italian furniture manufacturer opens its first street-level flagship in New York.

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March 12, 2012

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Kengo Kuma does Starbucks

Kengo Kuma does Starbucks

The Tokyo-based architect makes a dramatic hub for the coffee giant, located near the entrance of Dazaifu Tenmangu, a major shrine in Japan that dates back to 919 A.D.

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March 9, 2012

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Designers Guild taps Christian Lacroix

Designers Guild taps Christian Lacroix

British textile company Designers Guild has unveiled a new collection by the fashion designer that’s just as luxe and dramatic as his couture.

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February 24, 2012

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