" The space uses durable materials including wood, metal and leather and the 'on-brand' colour palette is a nod to Fortnum & Mason's signature 'eau-de-nil' colour representing the brand outside of the customer context. Clean, white porcelain tile flooring and custom freestanding benches with bistro-style tables are set in the centre of the space zoning to ease circulation. The finishes have been hand-painted to allow for the furniture to be easily repaired on-site.
Wooden stools assembled by the windows offer employees the opportunity to take a quick, informal lunch. Dark-grey ribbed upholstered banquettes paired with Corian-top café tables and steam-bent wood café chairs provide ample seating, while booths located near to the windows offer more privacy in an intimate setting.........more
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Friday, April 8, 2016
Rapha – widely regarded as the world's finest cycling clothing and accessories brand – approached Jump Studios with the desire to create a workspace that celebrates the culture of cycling. The design also needed to showcase the quality, design and functionality of Rapha products and support the cycling lifestyle of employees.
The end result – a refurbished two-storey former warehouse near King's Cross in London – acts as a powerful magnet for employees, customers and suppliers alike..........more