Commercial spaces: London’s Most Stylish Restaurants

What’s Hot Right Now A round up of a few of our favourite restaurants in London.  Top chefs put together their magnificent menus with ingredients we sometimes cannot even pronounce. These gastronomes come up with the most beautiful dishes, from starters to desserts, plated in ways we’ve never knew was possible. But there’s something else that catches our eye too: the interior designers who create the foundation of the restaurant, bar or café. Interior designers set the mood and come up with balanced restaurants that evokes certain feelings, to make your day/night... Read More


Commercial Spaces: Usine

A Former Sausage Factory Transformed Are you ready for a load of industrial inspiration? Mind you: this blogpost is picture heavy, but we’ll assure you that it’s good. We’re taking you to Stockholm to introduce you to the work of designer Richard Lindvall. For his latest project Usine, Lindvall designed a 2000 m2 space; consisting of a restaurant, bar, café, take-out, reception and conference spaces. The work, beautifully captured by Mikael Axelsson and Johan Annerfelt, is outstanding, since industrial styles (like Usine) are quite uncommon in Sweden. “Big, impressive buildings with lots of... Read More


MATTO Restaurant in Shanghai

We have shared many house tours so far, but today we hope restaurant Matto will inspire you! Despite the meaning of its name (Matto means crazy mad or wild) the interior of this restaurant in Shanghai is everything but crazy! Dark, sophisticated, industrial and rustic; Matto has it all. Filled with black Toledo chairs, Edison bulbs, leather, wood and (textured) concrete. What do you like most? (Images via Yatzer) Be inspired: Check out our Toledo collection here & Edison bulbs here.