Domed Buildings As A Driver For Community Power

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200 colored domed buildings constructions contain holiday homes and facilities on the island of Hormuz overlooking the Persian Gulf. Iranian practice ZAV Architects wanted to encourage tourists to visit the forgotten island and help increase the local GDO (gross domestic product) while being an alternative to standard high-rise holiday apartments. We are used to seeing high-rise hotel structures on shores; these …

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Hotel June, a place to be when having staycation in mind

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Warm natural woods, mustard-hued sprinkled terrazzo, and few but well-intended pops of color come together at Hotel June in Los Angeles. Located in a timeless mid-century modern building, Hotel June, a spinoff property by the high-end Proper Hotels features a more approachable style and design by Venice-based Studio Collective who offers full-service branding and interior design services. The interior embraces the idea of spending time whether …

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A Joyful Color Palette At Casa Hoyos Hotel

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Nothing better to start the weekend than browsing through the joyful color palette at Casa Hoyos located in San Miguel de Allende (Mexico). A seed and grain trader was transformed into this boutique hotel that works with local designers and artisans to reflect local taste and skills. Casa Hoyos is a reinterpretation of the colonial houses respecting the materials and vegetable palette …

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The flavor of the French Revolution era in Paris

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This is why we'd like to share the flavor of the French Revolution era in the latest Parisian hotel: 1// In a nutshell: Erected during the French Revolution years, the Hotel des Grand Boulevards embodies all the elegance of the 18th century Paris. Experimental Group, an event consultancy from the collective behind the Experimental cocktail Club, called Dorothée Meilichzon of Chzon studio …

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Eclectic glam at the Emir hotel in Istanbul

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This 47-room property located in Istanbul’s Beyoglu district — with its cosmopolitan atmosphere and never-ending inspiration, adds another house to Spanish hotel chain Room Mate. Eclectic Luxe is probably Lázaro Rosa Violán's most known signature,  and the Barcelona based interior designer wouldn't disappoint with one of his last adventures combining old and new in a city where continents cross paths and …

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Former monastery turned boutique hotel Hôtel du Cloître by India Mahdavi

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We are big fans of India Mahdavi, being a designer who sets trends and influences widely the interior design scene. If you happen to be in the Provence any time soon, you might want to stay at the Hôtel du Cloître re-designed by India Mahdavi recently. Don't get fooled by what looks like a rather rustic facade of a discreet townhouse, the contemporary …

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