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Tiny House: A New and Sustainable Lifestyle

Tiny House: A New and Sustainable Lifestyle

| Martina Pardo | Sustainability and Well-Being
Since I came to London back in 2015, finding the right place to live has been quite a challenge, especially for a young professional with only a minor working experience. Even now 6 years later, wi...
Biophilic Materials for Interior Design: How to get it right

Biophilic Materials for Interior Design: How to get it right

| Martina Pardo | Sustainability and Well-Being
Biophilic is the new frontier of interior design and it is a step forward compared to sustainability which is what our planet is asking to preserve the environment and stop climate change. I say it...
MODULAR CONSTRUCTION: How to develop efficiently

MODULAR CONSTRUCTION: How to develop efficiently

| Martina Pardo | News & Lifestyle
Today I’d like to talk about one of the most important trends in real estate and especially for the UK which is globally a leading market thanks to its early high rate of adoption. According to Gra...
A new trend for 2021 and beyond: Workation and Staycation

A new trend for 2021 and beyond: Workation and Staycation

| Martina Pardo | Sustainability and Well-Being
A new trend for 2021 and beyond: Workation and Staycation Today I’d like to discuss a trend that, like others analysed lately, has been around for a while now. And once again, became prominent tha...
The Rise of Branded Residences: not just luxury

The Rise of Branded Residences: not just luxury

| Martina Pardo | News & Lifestyle
It’s not just serviced accommodations that have become more and more popular these last few years. There is another niche that has been developing fast, mainly in big metropolises. I’m talking abou...
4 Future trends in Co-Living

4 Future trends in Co-Living

| Martina Pardo | Interior Design Tips
A while back I followed a conference about Co-living Development organised by Coliving Hub during which were discussed numerous topics related to the growth and evolution of this market segment, es...
Feng Shui: What does it mean and how it is applied to Interior Design

Feng Shui: What does it mean and how it is applied to Interior Design

| Martina Pardo | Sustainability and Well-Being
We talk a lot about wellbeing in interiors on this blog, so much that the topic of Feng Shui easily came to our minds when I and Rick were trying to decide on the next topic for a post. And though ...
6 Top Materials for a Sustainable Interior in 2021

6 Top Materials for a Sustainable Interior in 2021

| Martina Pardo | Sustainability and Well-Being
It’s that time of the year again. Spring is approaching and like last year, I look to renovate and innovate our pool of resources for interior projects. So, following up on the good success of our ...
Home DIY Styling – Interior Design Inspiration for Spring

Home DIY Styling – Interior Design Inspiration for Spring

| Martina Pardo | Interior Design Tips
Hello Everyone! Finally, Spring is approaching. I love to go out when the air gets crisp, and nature shows all its colours again. Me and Rick love to take long walks in parks and just breathe again...
The Biophilic Office of the Future: Welcome, Milan 2021

The Biophilic Office of the Future: Welcome, Milan 2021

| Martina Pardo | Sustainability and Well-Being
Developer Europa Risorse wants to restore the abandoned industrial area of Milan, the Rizzoli district. But in 2021 you don’t just simply redevelop; to make the most of a great vision, something mo...

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    How to Refurbish a Commercial Interior for 2021: Refreshing Colours, Sustainability, and Customer Experience

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    6 Modern Living Trends for 2020 as seen at Home Futures exhibition

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    A day in the Coal office, Tom Dixon’s restaurant in London

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    5 Utterly Christmassy things to do in London this year

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    7 Top Design Trends for Hotel Restaurants in 2019

  • LDF18 | 5 exhibitions that stood out for Innovation & sustainability

    LDF18 | 5 exhibitions that stood out for Innovation & sustainability

  • Interviewing Michael Anastassiades at London Design Festival 2018

    Interviewing Michael Anastassiades at London Design Festival 2018

  • Interviewing Christian Andersen, head of Design at Fritz Hansen

    Interviewing Christian Andersen, head of Design at Fritz Hansen

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    TOP 5 SUMMER DESIGN STAYS IN SICILY

  • Interviewing Laura Bethan Wood at Milan Fuorisalone 2018

    Interviewing Laura Bethan Wood at Milan Fuorisalone 2018

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    Orea Malià hair salon, an edgy interior design paradise

  • Interviewing Paola Navone at Salone del Mobile 2018 in Milan

    Interviewing Paola Navone at Salone del Mobile 2018 in Milan

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    7 emerging designers to watch out from Milan Design Week 2018

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    London’s fanciest restaurant toilets | The TOP 5

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    A LONDON SHOREDITCH GUIDE FOR DESIGN LOVERS

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    Top creative brands bringing dog-friendly travel to the next level

  • What travellers want: hotel bedroom interior trends in 2018

    What travellers want: hotel bedroom interior trends in 2018

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    HOTEL DESIGN TRENDS 2018 FOR A STUNNING GUEST JOURNEY

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