THIS SHOW EXPLORES THE SYNERGY OF THE MOST BASIC OF MATERIALS AND A FRESH PERSPECTIVE

IF MAN’S BASIC NEEDS are food, clothing and shelter, then perhaps we can say that the most basic materials are cloth, metal, and wood. The weaving and embellishment of cloth, the mining and forging of metal, and the cutting, carving and burning of wood have all defined human civilization. W17, the eclectic and exquisitely curated… read more »

A NIPA HUT REVISITED

THIS COUPLE, OWNERS OF A 110-YEAR-OLD HOUSE IN FRANCE, FINDS BEAUTY IN THE BAHAY KUBO NESTLED IN THE COASTAL EDGE of Nasugbu and surrounded by Punta Fuego’s fine white sand, a nipa hut-inspired beach house is the perfect vacation home for its wayfarer owners. The wife shares, “My husband, who is French, dreamed of having… read more »

My Little Home Is Perfect For Me

Moving from Vancouver to Dublin was always going to be an adventure, and the process of finding accommodation would be difficult, but when Hayley Spurr gained a place to study in The College of Surgeons, she couldn’t wait. However, the rental prices for accommodation gave her pause for thought. ‘I quickly realised that over the… read more »

It’s My Workshop Heaven

Emily Roberts has always been creative and dreamed of a space where she could experiment with all types of craft, so when she moved to her new home in Little Chalfont, Bucks, in 2014, she was thrilled with a little room at the side of the house. ‘It had been used previously as a workshop… read more »

Weaving Success

REVOLUTIONIZING FURNITURE DESIGN FOR RESORT LIVING DEDON REVOLUTIONIZED the furniture industry by being the first to weave synthetic fiber into luxury outdoor designs. Founded by Bobby Dekeyser in 1990, Dedon had a barn for a warehouse and a chicken shack for an office in Munich. Today, Dedon is a global brand, extending to 80 different… read more »

Design Diva

BEAUTY QUEEN SHAMCEY SUPSUP RECLAIMS HER LOVE FOR DESIGN AS THE HEAD OF HER OWN ARCHITECTURAL FIRM AND AS THE NEW HOST OF INTERIOR MOTIVES ANNEXED TO SHAMCEY Supsup’s home in Cainta, Rizal, where she and her mom have resided for the past 22 years when away from their native General Santos City, is an… read more »

HE WAS AT THE RIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME TO HELP THE INTERIOR DESIGN INDUSTRY IN THE PHILIPPINES MOVE FORWARD

IN THE UNIVERSE of Interior Design, particularly the slightly younger, more contained universe that is Interior Design in the Philippines, Benjamin L. Hughes II is a man who needs no introduction. His name alone carries a pedigree that cuts across an entire industry. His peers are unanimous in their exaltation. Benjamin Hughes is a Pioneer…. read more »