A VISUAL RECAP // DESIGN MIAMI 2012

How do you get inspired?  Do you sit inside your home and surround yourself with sounds and visuals that you’ve collected, or do you go outside on a walk and absorb everything that nature has for you?  Designer Tobi Tobin travels to gather visual library checkouts to fill her imagination and nurture her aesthetic. In […]

WORKAHOLIC // TIMMI SEIFERT of FREUNDE VON FREUNDEN

I was sitting at a restaurant with a good friend when I asked what inspirational sites they go to and the first on her list was Freunde Von Freunden. I instantly fell in love.  I feel like The WORK Magazine and FVF, if personified, would meet in a park and lock eyes from across the […]

TABLE OF CONTENTS // PORTLAND, OR

Portland concept store, Table of Contents, makes us want to book our flights up north immediately. This place is stunning and we can only appreciate the level of detailed design and curation owners Joseph Magliaro and Shu Hung have put into their 8 years in the making retail project. Table of Contents is shaped by […]

It’s About DIEM // Intersects Everything Made

Earlier this month, DIEM – Design Intersects Everything Made – presented a 360 approach for defining and pushing the dialogue for design today, by producing programming that served to cross- pollinate all creative fields, including interior design, architecture, fashion, product design and fine art. For the first time in the Los Angeles design scene, captains […]

WORKAHOLIC // DESIGNER J DAUPHIN

Beautiful and strong, J Dauphin’s hard work and taste level stand out beyond. Powerful work ethic comes naturally when you’ve worked with style-houses such as Fendi.   J Dauphin has a way with shape… She doesn’t make a piece just to fill a gap, each piece she makes is thoroughly thought out and made with […]

The Futurist // Gulla Jonsdottir

Who: Gulla Jonsdottir – Visionary force behind some of the most striking hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, and spas in the world. Founder of the design firm, G+ Gulla Jonsdottir Design. Named the next Zaha Hadid from the Huffington Post The list: The forte behind the Red O, Thompson LES, Lilium NY, Roxbury, and The Writer’s Room.  […]

Old World Aesthetic // Heather Garett // Bar Whiskey

With design evoking a southern Gothic, country noir feel, designer Heather Garrett, and Rhys Botica, opened the downtown Durham Main Street Bar, Whiskey. There are a precious few bars in North Carolina that are welcoming, upscale, and have a legitimate claim on drinking history. Botica, the sole proprietor, commenced the 1930’s stylized North Carolina private club […]

WORKAHOLIC // I HEART DESIGN BY AVENUE

What do you do? Avenue Interior Design specializes in full service hospitality based interior design for bars, restaurants, nightclubs and hotels nationally.  We also have a fun blog/designer resource website, I Heart Design by Avenue where we take an inspiration image and select furnishings, lighting and accessories from online sources and build a (hypothetical) room […]

INSPIRATION STATION

Currently in love with Anna Garforth, an amazing typographer and environmental artist. The eco-graffiti trend has been on the rise, and this UK based artist is making some of the most beautiful work out there. – Jenelle Campbell

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