Location: United Kingdom
St. James’s Hotel & ClubLondon, UK
Just a ten-minute walk from England’s royal palace stands this former “gentlemen’s chamber” for traveling aristocracy. From the likes of Sir Charles Dickens, through to modern day icons like Sir Michael Caine and Sir Elton John, St. James Hotel and Club Mayfair maintains a proud tradition of welcoming the elite of the day in sumptuous surrounds.
La MaisonThe Internet
Discovering the brands behind the objects that inhabit your favourite hotel and restaurant has taken us on a magical journey from Malawi to New-York, from Marrakech to London; And there was no way we could leave our best discoveries behind: Welcome to La Maison.
This London-based, avocado-heavy dining concept has a lush look – its interior decor is inspired by California. Think green tones, light wood, and pretty, floral-print accessories. The result is a laid-back, delicate design, where the pink plates and patterned cushions are as appealing as the avocado dishes served.
Frenchie Covent GardenLondon, UK
Celebrated chef Gregory Marchand is well-travelled – and it shows in the decor of his Covent Garden restaurant: Frenchie. As the name suggests, there’s more than a hint of Parisian charm, but alongside the no-fuss styling of London, and the urban grit of New York. Think modern, minimal and muted.
Southam StreetLondon, UK
In a three storey, former Victorian pub, Southam Street’s a London restaurant and event space with a vibrant past, and a brighter future. Musical artist Luco Longobardi and chef Chris Denney have styled their restaurant with an industrial edge – think exposed bricks, statement lighting and working materials like marble and leather. The result is contemporary, urban, and more than cool.
108 GarageLondon, UK
Industrial interior style meets fantasy styling in 108 Garage, a hip restaurant serving fusion cuisine in London. As the name suggests, the space is a converted garage – evident from the exposed bricks and concrete floor. And furnishings crafted from metal, wood and leather are brightened by bold artworks and one-of-a-kind accessories.