A series of contemporary, light-filled townhouses, set in a row facing the water on a little island. This setting may not instantly evoke ‘London’, yet this is exactly where developers @ecoworld_uk are busy planning their latest venture. London City Island is located on the ever-developing east part of town (a stone’s throw from Canary Wharf and London City Airport) and represents one of the region’s fastest growing neighbourhoods on the Leamouth Peninsula. Now, the developers – in c...
At its showroom in Copenhagen, an 1800s converted apothecary, design studio @framacph has collaborated with London-based interior stylist @louisagrey for an installation based on the five senses that aims to encourage the concept of slow living. Open during @3daysofdesign, the house of tranquility is made up of sets including a scent room and retreat that houses a Japanese bath and stones sourced from local quarries. #design #wallpapermagazine #copenhagen
We’re going bananas for sustainable, fruit-and-veg-based fashion. A host of specialist labs and fabric manufacturers are investing in environmentally friendly alternatives to leather and plastic, produced using apples, pineapples, mushrooms and oranges. This @ferragamo dress was designed using orange fibre fabric by Italian company #frumat. Read more via link in bio (
The tombs of generations of Venetians lie within the wave-lapped walls of San Michele island cemetery. @David.Chipperfield recently completed cloistered courtyards, seeking to restore some of the cemetery’s original monumental qualities, emphasising the interiority and intimacy of the island used as Venice’s sole cemetery since 1837. Read more via link in bio. (Photography: Mattia Balsamini) #wallpapermagazine #davidchipperfield #architecture #venice