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El Fenn – Marrakech

El Fenn – Marrakech

With 28 individually styled rooms and suites, tree-filled courtyards, a 7000ft2 roof terrace and a family of resident tortoises, El Fenn is the perfect retreat from which to enjoy Africa’s most exotic city. (more…)

Surf Maroc – Taghazout/Amouage

Surf Maroc – Taghazout/Amouage

Surf Maroc was founded by Ben and Ollie in 2003 with 5 boards, a few old wetsuits, and even older Transit van.
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Majorelle Garden & YSL House

Majorelle Garden & YSL House

The Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech is one of the most visited sites in Morocco. It took French painter Jacques Majorelle (1886-1962) forty years of passion and dedication to create this enchanting garden in the heart of the “Ochre City”.
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Dar Rhizlane – Marrakech

Dar Rhizlane – Marrakech

Occupying an ornate art deco mansion in the Hivernage district, this luxe hotel amid lush gardens is 2 km from the city’s largest mosque, Koutoubia, and 3 km from the 11th-century buildings of the medina. (more…)

Progress on Dar Jasmine

Progress on Dar Jasmine

Dar Jasmine in Chefchaouen, Morocco – the boutique hotel we have a pleasure to design is slowly getting into its final construction stage, here are some photos from our latest visit to it. Check them out! (more…)

Riad Tzarra – Marrakech

Riad Tzarra – Marrakech

Peaceful, beautiful, refined. Riad Tzarra is an elegant house in one of the oldest neighbourhoods of Marrakech. Lovingly restored by the renowned architect, Christophe Siméon, Riad Tzarra offers guests a comfortable and serene home in the centre of the Medina, close to the Musée de Marrakech and the Medersa Ben Youssef and only minutes from the entrance to the Souks and the Place Jemaa el Fna. (more…)

Grand Café de la Poste – Marrakech

Grand Café de la Poste – Marrakech

GRAND CAFÉ DE LA POSTE – Marrakech
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CHASE DISTILLERY

CHASE DISTILLERY

Chase’s John Lewis Tasting Tour

Chase did it again, their annual John Lewis Tasting Tour, beginning in Ashford, Kent.
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FEGO Banstead and their story

FEGO Banstead and their story

Our latest project is finally open! Discover FEGO Banstead and their amazing breakfast, lunch, dinner and anything in between!

Your Fego. Your Space

Our place is your space. Come and hang out at Fego for breakfast, lunch, dinner and anything in between. Now open in Banstead >> hellofego.com

Posted by Fego Caffè on Thursday, 20 April 2017

 

Hand printed by Lyons & Tigers

Hand printed by Lyons & Tigers

Check this hand printed wallpaper and its details, designed by Edouard Lyons of Lyons & Tigers for The lodge Tavern on Ealing, London

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SPUN CANDY OMAN

SPUN CANDY OMAN

Just in case you all have forgotten we also have designed the store of Spun Candy in Oman at the Oman Avenues Mall!
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Bea’s in TimeOut London

Bea’s in TimeOut London

The latest café in Bea’s baking empire.

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The rising luxury of Chefchaouen

The rising luxury of Chefchaouen

After our quick trip to Morocco we can finally share with you the updates on our amazing hotel project build in Chefchaouen. This hotel will combine the berber house style in a luxurious perspective overlooking from the hill at the blue pearl of Morocco, Chefchaouen. (more…)

Spruce up your Space – Top Tips for Renovation

Spruce up your Space – Top Tips for Renovation

January is a time for reflection and resolutions. A time where the majority of us are determined to fill our diary out with exciting events and embark on new beginnings which bring about change in the year to come. Many of us long for holidays in the sun, whilst others are determined to deviate from the old and discoloured carpet in the lounge to a modern alternative (more…)

Launch of Lyons & Tigers website

Launch of Lyons & Tigers website

Lyons & Tigers are a small creative agency focusing on immersive branding and design. (more…)

Grab a drink in Trade Union

Grab a drink in Trade Union

British bar group Grand Union has just launched its latest venture in Thomas More Square, Wapping. Trade Union is an amalgamation of four businesses (bar-restaurant, coffee shop, barber and florist) – under one roof. (more…)

Alexander McQueen- Savage Beauty

Alexander McQueen- Savage Beauty

The first and largest retrospective of the late designer’s work to be presented in Europe, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty showcases McQueen’s visionary body of work. Spanning his 1992 MA graduate collection to his unfinished A/W 2010 collection, McQueen’s designs are presented with the dramatic staging and sense of spectacle synonymous with his runway shows.

V&A – McQueen

Pidgin London

Pidgin London

On the former site of Hackney café Mayfields comes a new 30-cover restaurant from the founders of The Secret Larder pop-up supperclub; serving a weekly changing, four course set menu.  There’s a modern British theme: fried pig head with pickled spring onion, apple and nasturtium or buckwheat tea ice cream with rhubarb and sorrel are both being touted as probable regulars. With only three reds, three whites and one beer on the drinks list, customers can be sure the wines have been chosen to match the food perfectly.

http://www.pidginlondon.com

KEX Hostel

KEX Hostel

Reykjavik, Iceland
Located in Downtown Reykjavik, within an old biscuit factory, the KEX hostel. Made up of a collection of found, vintage, industrial objects from around the world, the KEX created a contemporary salvaged hostel come hotel, where customers are invited to eat, drink and be delightfully merry!
 
http://www.kexhostel.is

Lights Of Soho

Lights Of Soho

London’s gallery, Lights of Soho, has reopened with a new group exhibition “City Lights”.  It brings together artistic neon art by Tracey Emin and the late Chris Bracey, inspired by the feelings of excitement that come from encountering something new.  Neon art work feature alongside rock slogans, old movie signs, props and signage rescued from nightclubs amongst other memorabilia from Soho’s past.

35 Brewer Street

Wythe Hotel

Wythe Hotel

80 Wythe Avenue, Williamsburg NY

Located along the waterfront of Williamsburg, in a disused factory the Wythe hotel, provides industrial interiors, spacious rooms, walk in showers, custom made wallpapers and beds and exceptional commissioned art pieces.

http://wythehotel.com/

Five Leaves

Five Leaves

18 Bedford Avenue Greenpoint BK

Tucked away in Greenpoint, Brooklyn ‘Five Leaves.’ A new American bistro with an Australian twist. The relaxed interior is made up of a harmonious industrial/ vintage twist, creating a cosy setting, from breakfast through to dinner.

http://fiveleavesny.com

Maison Premier

Maison Premier

298 Bedford Avenue Brooklyn, NY

Oyster House and cocktail bar designed typically of the pre-existing cocktail bars found in New York. The interior displays a combination of rich, ribbed leather booth seating, contrasting loop back chairs, marble surfaces contrasted by rustic interior walls and fine brass detailing.

http://maisonpremiere.com

Please Don’t Tell

Please Don’t Tell

113 St Marks Pl NY 

A secret cocktail lounge, hidden behind a telephone in East Village. Serving delightfully indulgent classic cocktails as well as some more modern creations.

http://pdtnyc.com

Raines Law Room

Raines Law Room

24E 39th Street NY

Designed by DMDesign and Architecture, Raines Law Room is an intimate cocktail lounge inspired by the 1896 alcohol prohibition law. Concealed doors lead to a passageway of rich leather chesterfields, luxurious chandeliers and delicate golden accents.

http://raineslawroom.com

Mast Brothers

Mast Brothers

111N North Street 3rd Williamsburg BK

Found in Williamsburg, Brooklyn the mast store reveals the arts and craft behind artisanal chocolatiers. The paired back interior, with intricate vintage details helps finely present the delightful detailing of the wrappers that conceal their home batch chocolate selection.

http://mastbrothers.com

Ace Hotel

Ace Hotel

20W 29th Street NY

A hiatus of all things New York, the ace hotel conjures up an immense collection of local art and details. Becoming a hub for both locals and travellers alike it takes inspiration from the turn of the century building which it’s housed within. Think industrial, reclaimed, vintage in the heart of Midtown Manhattan.

http://www.acehotel.com/newyork

Lukes Lobster

Lukes Lobster

242E. 81st Street NY

A popular New York chain, located in East Village, Luke’s represents the small intimate coastal shacks found at popular beach resorts. The minimal, exposed brick interior doesn’t detract from the innovative fast food that the restaurant conjures up!

http://lukeslobster.com/shacks/

The Meatball Shop

The Meatball Shop

 1462 2nd Avenue NY

Delightfully rustic the ever expanding meatball shop divulges no secrets. Serving an array of meatballs, customers are welcomed to a industrial, warm yet intimate surrounding.

http://www.themeatballshop.com/

 

RAMONA

RAMONA

113 Franklin Street Brooklyn NY

A family run bar with amazing cocktails. The interior reveals a forty foot long bar, bespoke artworks, and mezzanine seating.

http://ramonabarnyc.com/

 

Bourne & Hollingsworth

Bourne & Hollingsworth

This months team date night took us to Clerkenwell’s Bourne & Hollingsworth to indulge in it’s super lovely design and test out a few of the cocktails.

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Up Next…

Up Next…

A sneak peak into whats inspiring one of our latest projects!

Biscotti’s for a brew!

Biscotti’s for a brew!

Mixing it up in the studio, this time with some delicious Biscotti biscuits found on a particularly lovely foodie blog; ‘my name is yeh.’

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Le Coq

Le Coq

292-294 St Paul’s Rd, London N1 2LH, tel: 020 7359 5055

Not just amazing rotisserie chicken, but a delicious selection of un-fussy home-made food prepared in a hectic open kitchen, all overlooked in a relaxed comfortable environment.

These lovely hexagonal tiles stood out for us, displacing the continuity of the popular solid wood flooring- A lovely subtle way of introducing some colour!

Check it out at http://www.le-coq.co.uk

What next: LSFF

What next: LSFF

9-18 January 2015

In it’s 12th year we’re looking forward to the LSFF, a chance to experience some amazing work by new talent evolving in the film industry! Not just screenings, there’s the opportunity to submerge yourself in discussions and talks by some of the film-makers themselves.

Check it out at http://shortfilms.org.uk/lsff12/

Calico Marble Wallpaper

Calico Marble Wallpaper

 Rachel Mosler & Nick Cope
Beautiful marbled wallpaper recently posted on Design Milk. This incredible bespoke print is not only made to measure but also produced by hand. The designs, which are predominantly inspired by nature, more significantly horizons take inspiration from ‘The arts of Suminagashi and Ebru, emanating from Japan and Turkey.’ See their website for the multitude of available colours and for videos of them making the wallpapers in more detail!

Check it out at calicowallpaper.com

BEAST

BEAST

A recent addition to London’s dining scene, the sister to the pre-existing Burger & Lobster; Beast. Focusing on Norwegian Crab and Aberdeen Angus Beef.

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Good Wives & Warriors

Good Wives & Warriors

Based in London, Becky Bolton and Louise Chappell make up the formidable pair that is ‘Good Wives and Warriors

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Another Country to the studio

Another Country to the studio

Looking forward to welcoming Another Country to London Fields in a few weeks, we loved their store transformation in London Design week, books supplied by Phaidon, new lighting launch and furniture and Cereal magazines first printed city guide; ‘Guided: London.’

Check it out at http://www.anothercountry.com

Constructing Worlds

Constructing Worlds

Constructing Worlds, an exhibition currently displayed at the Barbican combines renowned photographers from the 1930’s to now.

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E5 BAKEHOUSE

E5 BAKEHOUSE

A truly delicious artisan bakery and coffee shop just a short stroll from our very own studio. Indulge in an insane selection of freshly cooked loaves, sour doughs, cakes and coffee all made from organic, locally sourced produce. Rumour has it they have bread courses too!

Check it out at http://e5bakehouse.com

Up Next…

Up Next…

A sneak peak into what’s currently triggering our inspiration at the KAI studio!

Modern Delftware

Modern Delftware

A project currently underway here in the studio has led us on an exploration into the history of Delft pottery, originally produced in the Netherlands in the 16th century.

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Warm apple Cider & sumptuous cinnamon apple chips

Warm apple Cider & sumptuous cinnamon apple chips

Wrap all the spices in a small piece of doubled-up cheesecloth. Tie securely.

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