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The recipe for the perfect Private Dining Room in a PBSA Building

The recipe for the perfect Private Dining Room in a PBSA Building

| Riccardo Del Bello | Interior Design Tips
The Private Dining  Room (or PDR) is a staple among the amenities offered in PBSAs today. It can be equipped for a number of different use cases. The most common is for the students to book an...
Interior Design according to Vastu Principles: A residential refurbishment project

Interior Design according to Vastu Principles: A residential refurbishment project

| Riccardo Del Bello | Interior Design Tips
Today I would like to talk about one of our latest projects. A residential one this time. It was quite unique since we were asked to refurbish a small flat in London and develop it around Indian Va...
Generation Membership: How this will shape serviced buildings design

Generation Membership: How this will shape serviced buildings design

| Riccardo Del Bello | Serviced Accommodations
Today, in almost every industry, customers expect a highly personalised experience. Gone is the “one-size-fits-all”, and people even in lower segments of the market, not just the top ones, look for...
Best Wishes from us at A Designer at Heart

Best Wishes from us at A Designer at Heart

| Riccardo Del Bello | News & Lifestyle
Hello everyone, here we are again at the end of another year, and I want to take the occasion to wish all happy holidays and a great start to the new year. After the strange and unprecedented 2020...
5 Ways in which Technology is changing Interior Design

5 Ways in which Technology is changing Interior Design

| Riccardo Del Bello | Interior Design Tips
The pandemic has accelerated the process of digitalisation in every aspect of our life in a way that very few expected or thought was possible. And this is true for every industry and interior desi...
13 Christmas Gifts Ideas for Digital Nomads

13 Christmas Gifts Ideas for Digital Nomads

| Riccardo Del Bello | News & Lifestyle
Hello everyone! Christmas Holidays are approaching and as usual, one of the most pressing matters in this period is finding the right gift for the loved ones. Our habits have also changed quite a ...
2021 Class Foundation Conference: University Cities, Gen Z and Student Experience

2021 Class Foundation Conference: University Cities, Gen Z and Student Experience

| Riccardo Del Bello | Exhibitions & Design Finds
Last week I attended the 2021 Class Conference in Amsterdam organised by The Class Foundation. Numerous topics were discussed around the evolution of shared living spaces, the communities that thes...
14 Savvy Ways to spend leftover student accommodation design budget

14 Savvy Ways to spend leftover student accommodation design budget

| Riccardo Del Bello | Interior Design Tips
Today I thought about discussing a topic that might seem unthinkable at first, but it turns out it does happen and this specific question does arise! I am talking about what to do when there is mon...
London’s example of sustainable construction in the week of COP26

London’s example of sustainable construction in the week of COP26

| Riccardo Del Bello | Sustainability and Well-Being
The 26th Conference of the Parties (COP) or United Nations Climate Change Conference has just concluded a few days ago in Glasgow. The meeting of representatives from 197 countries has been crucia...
UK Student Accommodation market in 2021

UK Student Accommodation market in 2021

| Riccardo Del Bello | Serviced Accommodations
We are almost at the end of 2021 and the Student Accommodation market is gradually recovering from the impact of the pandemic that hit particularly hard specific parts of the sector last year. StuR...

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