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I wish I lived here: a New York-style loft in Copenhagen

This is the super-sleek home of Morton Bo Jensen, the chief designer at Danish design company Vipp, and his graphic designer girlfriend and their super-cute five year old twins. Located on the island of Brygge, an old industrial harbour area

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I wish I lived here: a New York-style loft in Copenhagen

This is the super-sleek home of Morton Bo Jensen, the chief designer at Danish design company Vipp, and his graphic designer girlfriend and their super-cute five year old twins. Located on the island of Brygge, an old industrial harbour area

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

It would have been an obvious choice to recommend the Frieze Art Fair this weekend, but if you want to escape the crowds and get off the beaten track, I’ve handpicked three events for you. Head east for a pop-up

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

It would have been an obvious choice to recommend the Frieze Art Fair this weekend, but if you want to escape the crowds and get off the beaten track, I’ve handpicked three events for you. Head east for a pop-up

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Styling the Seasons: October

So October is here and almost halfway through (where has the time gone?) which means I’ve been getting the house all cosy and autumnal. The heating has been turned on (just in the chilly evenings), the lovely wool blanket from

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Styling the Seasons: October

So October is here and almost halfway through (where has the time gone?) which means I’ve been getting the house all cosy and autumnal. The heating has been turned on (just in the chilly evenings), the lovely wool blanket from

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Interior Trend: Wire Mesh

I first got a thing for wire mesh baskets when I spotted Chalky Paint’s lovely bathroom renovation back in March. As a slight nod in her direction, I now have a couple of handy vintage wire in-trays (like these) on my desk

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Interior Trend: Wire Mesh

I first got a thing for wire mesh baskets when I spotted Chalky Paint’s lovely bathroom renovation back in March. As a slight nod in her direction, I now have a couple of handy vintage wire in-trays (like these) on my desk

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Par La Roy boutique in Mexico by Savvy Studio

It may be rainy and well on its way to autumn here in London, but seeing this light and airy shop in Monterrey, Mexico on Behance this week made me think back to summer, sunshine and palm trees. Par La

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Par La Roy boutique in Mexico by Savvy Studio

It may be rainy and well on its way to autumn here in London, but seeing this light and airy shop in Monterrey, Mexico on Behance this week made me think back to summer, sunshine and palm trees. Par La

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

Now that we’re getting well into autumn and winter, sunny days in the park and slow dinners outside have now been replaced by cosy nights in with a hot chocolate and warm socks. But there’s still some exciting events happening this weekend,

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

Now that we’re getting well into autumn and winter, sunny days in the park and slow dinners outside have now been replaced by cosy nights in with a hot chocolate and warm socks. But there’s still some exciting events happening this weekend,

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A copper-clad community centre by Menzi Bürgler Architekten

There seems to be a trend at the moment for all things copper, from candles (I’m looking at you Tom Dixon) and planters to kitchens and bathrooms, and architecture is no different, as shown with this community centre in northern Switzerland. It has a

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A copper-clad community centre by Menzi Bürgler Architekten

There seems to be a trend at the moment for all things copper, from candles (I’m looking at you Tom Dixon) and planters to kitchens and bathrooms, and architecture is no different, as shown with this community centre in northern Switzerland. It has a

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Converted Brooklyn loft by SABO Project

New York and Paris-based architects SABO Project has completely gutted this Brooklyn loft, located in a former die casting factory built in 1913. A series of new partitions, custom cabinets, glass enclosures and a new mezzanine now define the concrete

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Converted Brooklyn loft by SABO Project

New York and Paris-based architects SABO Project has completely gutted this Brooklyn loft, located in a former die casting factory built in 1913. A series of new partitions, custom cabinets, glass enclosures and a new mezzanine now define the concrete

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designjunction: various works by Daniel Emma

I discovered design duo Adelaide-based Daniel Emma at this year’s designjunction during the London Design Festival. Founded in 2008 by Daniel To and Emma Aiston, they say their work aims to be ‘just nice’, and very nice it is. The studio works on

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designjunction: various works by Daniel Emma

I discovered design duo Adelaide-based Daniel Emma at this year’s designjunction during the London Design Festival. Founded in 2008 by Daniel To and Emma Aiston, they say their work aims to be ‘just nice’, and very nice it is. The studio works on

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A playful set of side tables by Cédric Canaud

Paris-based designer Cedric Canaud has designed a playful collection of adaptable side tables. They are made from panels of pine wood, sandwiched between two sheets of colourful, pasted paper, which either imitate wood, marble, glass or slate. Easily assembled, the

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A playful set of side tables by Cédric Canaud

Paris-based designer Cedric Canaud has designed a playful collection of adaptable side tables. They are made from panels of pine wood, sandwiched between two sheets of colourful, pasted paper, which either imitate wood, marble, glass or slate. Easily assembled, the

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Studioilse transforms the VitraHaus loft into a fantasy apartment

London based studioilse, run by Ilse Crawford, has transformed the loft of Herzog & de Meuron’s VitraHaus in Weil am Rhein into the home of a fictitious Finnish-German couple, Harri and Astrid. In this fantasy world, he is a musician, she is a

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Studioilse transforms the VitraHaus loft into a fantasy apartment

London based studioilse, run by Ilse Crawford, has transformed the loft of Herzog & de Meuron’s VitraHaus in Weil am Rhein into the home of a fictitious Finnish-German couple, Harri and Astrid. In this fantasy world, he is a musician, she is a

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Private house in Paris by architect Julie Rosier

Paris-based architect Julie Rosier has redeveloped a duplex apartment in the 14th arrondissement of Paris. She has flipped the apartment round so that the kitchen and living room have been relocated to the first floor and the bedroom and bathroom are

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Private house in Paris by architect Julie Rosier

Paris-based architect Julie Rosier has redeveloped a duplex apartment in the 14th arrondissement of Paris. She has flipped the apartment round so that the kitchen and living room have been relocated to the first floor and the bedroom and bathroom are