Airport Lounges

May 16, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Waiting at the airport never looked so good

Renaissance Albany Hotel and Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown Hotel

May 11, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A firm’s extensive brand experience helps transform two properties

Marktgasse Hotel

Apr 29, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

An old town Zürich inn turns boutique hotel

Wm. Farmer and Sons

Apr 27, 2016 • Restaurants

A homey restaurant and bar updates a historic New York building

BanShan Café

Apr 20, 2016 • Restaurants

An alpine motif defines a Beijing café


Apr 14, 2016 • Restaurants

A restaurant’s second outpost animates downtown Detroit 

American Cut

Apr 06, 2016 • Restaurants

Sophisticated taste meets downtown temperament in a Manhattan steakhouse.

Music Box

Mar 30, 2016 • Nightlife

A San Diego jazz spot becomes a singular concert venue

O Ya

Mar 24, 2016 • Restaurants

 A Japanese restaurant debuts its second location in New York  

Le Méridien Dhaka

Mar 17, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Mughal history comes alive in Bangladesh’s capital


Mar 09, 2016 • Restaurants

Art takes center stage in a London restaurant

Places: Santiago

Mar 02, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A wave of development in Chile’s capital city

W New York – Times Square

Feb 24, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Channeling decades of history in a neighborhood staple

L’Horizon Resort and Spa

Feb 17, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A celebrity retreat transforms into a luxury hotel and spa

Hôtel de Tourrel

Feb 11, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A Provençal manor is reconstructed 

Earls Kitchen + Bar

Feb 03, 2016 • Restaurants

Mixed materials define a Tysons Corner eatery

Envoy Hotel

Jan 27, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

An Innovation District property draws on its Boston Harbor location

Chapel House PZ

Jan 20, 2016 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

An 18th-century grande dame gets new life

Laneway Greens

Jan 12, 2016 • Restaurants

Clean finishes streamline a Melbourne salad bar

Super Chix

Jan 06, 2016 • Restaurants

A classed-up chicken joint for Dallas

Honor Society

Dec 29, 2015 • Restaurants

Rustic meets modern in a Denver restaurant

The Knickerbocker Hotel

Dec 22, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A New York landmark’s glamorous revamp

Metropolitan by Como, London

Dec 16, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Hyde Park’s landscape inspires a London hotel

Margot House

Dec 09, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A retail family tries hospitality with a secluded Barcelona hotel

Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Porto Heli

Dec 02, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

The Aegean seascape inspires a Grecian resort

Buena Onda

Nov 24, 2015 • Restaurants

Coastal-inspired details enliven a casual Philadelphia taco joint

Lalu Qingdao

Nov 18, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A Chinese hotel channels maritime luxury


Nov 09, 2015 • Restaurants

MBDS adds midcentury flair to an Italian eatery

Cé La Vi

Nov 03, 2015 • Nightlife

Southeast Asian details for a new concept in Hong Kong

Bracero Cocina de Raiz

Oct 27, 2015 • Restaurants

Found objects lend authenticity to a Mexican-inspired restaurant

Estelle by Scott Pickett

Oct 21, 2015 • Restaurants

Tone-on-tone design for a Melbourne restaurant

Capri by Fraser Frankfurt

Oct 14, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Business casual meets couture in a luxury serviced apartment

Sofitel Paris le Faubourg

Oct 06, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

An 18th-century mansion gets a feminine update

Hotel Sant Francesc Singular

Sep 29, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A historic Majorca manor reinvented

Alaya Resort Kuta

Sep 23, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A lesson in collaboration for a Balinese resort

Embassy Row Hotel

Sep 15, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A DC hotel’s revamp playfully nods to its history

Hotel Covell

Sep 04, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

An LA boutique is inspired by its fictional namesake

LEVEL Furnished Living

Sep 01, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

West Coast modernism defines an LA extended stay

Bodega Taqueria y Tequila

Aug 26, 2015 • Restaurants

Eclectic elements differentiate a Miami Beach taco joint

Bootsy Bellows

Aug 19, 2015 • Nightlife

A burlesque theme jazzes up a new West Hollywood concept

Palladian Hotel

Aug 11, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Light and dark play in a Seattle landmark


Aug 05, 2015 • Restaurants

Maritime elements inspire a Boston sushi bar

Los Angeles Athletic Club’s Blue Room

Jul 27, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Vintage flair invigorates a historic lounge

Aloft Dongguan Shongshan Lake

Jul 21, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Playful, local design for a lakeside destination in southern China

E.P. & L.P.

Jul 15, 2015 • Restaurants

Urban, artful interiors energize a Beverly Hills restaurant


Hotel Vintage Portland

Jul 08, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Wine-inspired industrialism rejuvenates a historic hotel 

Ibis Mediterranean Restaurant & Lounge

Jul 01, 2015 • Restaurants

Hollywood glamour comes alive in a historic restaurant

Solaire Resort and Casino

Jun 24, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Contemporary and classic come together in Manila


Jun 17, 2015 • Restaurants

A forest motif inspires a French restaurant in Chicago

Inn at Rancho Santana

Jun 10, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Andalusian architecture informs a Nicaraguan resort

Toca Madera

Jun 03, 2015 • Restaurants

A moody aesthetic for a Mexican eatery

La Réserve Paris

May 27, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Classic luxury in Paris


May 20, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Basic shelter with character in Amsterdam

Tado Steakhouse

May 11, 2015 • Restaurants

Natural materials evoke a prairie-modern aesthetic

Malliouhana, An Auberge Resort

May 06, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A Caribbean favorite is revamped to maximize ocean views

Langham Sydney

Apr 29, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

GA Design transforms a Sydney hotel


Apr 22, 2015 • Restaurants

Modern art distinguishes a Buckhead restaurant


Apr 14, 2015 • Restaurants

Modernizing timeless design for a DC bakery

LUX Belle Mare

Apr 08, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A subtle palette adds a burst of life to a Mauritian resort

Ocean House’s Morgan Suite

Apr 01, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Nautical illusions bring a coastal townhouse to life


Mar 25, 2015 • Restaurants

A chef’s travels inform the design of a restaurant in Singapore.

Hutchinson Cocktails & Grill

Mar 16, 2015 • Restaurants

A world traveler is immortalized in a Los Angeles steakhouse

The Broadmoor

Mar 11, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Johnston David Interiors add to the refresh of a historic Colorado property

The Mill

Mar 04, 2015 • Restaurants

An industrial-chic coffee shop in Long Island City

Washington Marriott Wardman Park

Feb 26, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A 1920s gem is updated in Washington, DC

Four Seasons Lion Palace

Feb 18, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A St. Petersburg relic is restored to its former grandeur

The Chase

Feb 12, 2015 • Restaurants

Updated luxury in a Toronto restaurant

The Verb

Feb 04, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A modern boutique reconnects with Boston’s rock ’n’ roll past

Beach Village at The Del

Jan 28, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Joyce Design Group refreshes an exclusive portion of the historic resort

Café Rockenwagner

Jan 15, 2015 • Restaurants

Montalba Architects create a vibrant draw in west Los Angeles

Isono and Vasco

Jan 13, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Joyce Wang designs a pair of Mediterranean eateries in Hong Kong

Los Angeles Marriott at L.A. Live Residence Inn + Courtyard

Jan 07, 2015 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A vibrant design unites two brands

Pâtisserie Royale

Dec 29, 2014 • Restaurants

Studio Paolo Ferrari reinterprets ancient Middle Eastern tradition

Pizza Nova Newport Beach

Dec 19, 2014 • Restaurants

Studio McCormack brings Old World Italian style to Newport Beach

Harpoon Beer Hall

Dec 17, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Studio Luz Architects crafts a communal brewery in Boston

Smyth, a Thompson Hotel

Dec 09, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Gachot Studios turns a New York hotspot into an intimate and inviting space

W Chicago Lakeshore

Dec 03, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Meyer Davis Studio captures the city’s energy in a comprehensive redesign

Montage Kapalua Bay

Nov 25, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Wilson Associates’ design echoes ancient Hawaiian tradition

Ironside Fish & Oyster

Nov 19, 2014 • Restaurants

A San Diego restaurant nods to the nautical

Fairmont Le Château Frontenac

Nov 10, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Rockwell Group revitalizes a historic Quebec hotel

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort

Nov 04, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Shulman + Associates and Daroff Design blend American archetypes in a midcentury modern design

Hotel MdR Marina del Rey

Oct 29, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Indidesign marries urban living with a casual beach style

Farmhouse Inn

Oct 22, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

A brother and sister team meld rustic California with wine valley luxury

The Freehouse

Oct 15, 2014 • Restaurants

Gensler turns a former biscuit factory into a brewery and gastropub

Alston Bar & Beef

Oct 02, 2014 • Restaurants

Jestico + Whiles designs the first restaurant to open under Glasgow’s Central Station - See more at:

Hotel Commonwealth

Sep 30, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

dash design reinvigorates three suites with Bostonian spirit

Ritz-Carlton Kyoto

Sep 23, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Remedios Studios translates Japanese culture into a luxury hotel

Moonstone Restaurant

Sep 17, 2014 • Restaurants

Wid Chapman transforms a former buffet into an upscale Chinese restaurant

Nando’s Bay Street Toronto

Sep 11, 2014 • Restaurants

South Africa comes to Toronto with a local twist.

Ron Galella Penthouse Suite, Row NYC

Sep 03, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

Avedisian draws inspiration from the famed paparazzo.

Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi, Santa Fe

Aug 26, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

The redesign of the Inn followed a “discreet luxury” credo that is at once modern and traditional, comfortable and sophisticated.

Millennium Hotel, Minneapolis

Aug 20, 2014 • Hotels/Resorts/Wellness

The design team created a comprehensive revamp to appeal to the hotel’s wide range of clientele.

Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman

Aug 01, 2014

D'Aquino Monaco blends the island's colonial heritage with a modern touch

121 Restaurant, North Salem, New York

Jul 29, 2014

A town's equestrian lifestyle inspires a country chic design

United Airlines Lounge, London

Jul 22, 2014

The concept of time and luxury travel meet in a London airport lounge

Jsix Restaurant, San Diego

Jul 15, 2014

The city's humble beginnings inspire an urban design

Han Yue Lou Hotel, Nanjing

Jul 09, 2014

BAMO and Spin create a haven for both business travelers and locals

Moonlight Food Market, Macao

Jul 01, 2014

Moon gates and lunar phases make a statement in a Chinese restaurant

JW Marriott Mexico City

Jun 25, 2014

Monogram by Callison brings Aztec society to life with a modern twist

Red's True Barbecue, Manchester

Jun 19, 2014

American low-and-slow comes to England with a sinister slant

Suite 100, Beverly Hills

Jun 12, 2014

Five hotel suites celebrate the city's centennial anniversary

Root Down and Linger Restaurants, Denver

Jun 03, 2014

Two restaurants nod at their eccentric pasts

1200 Miles, New York

May 28, 2014

A Chelsea restaurant connects Paris and Algeria

Anson 11, El Paso, Texas

May 21, 2014

Juan Carretero reimagines the home of a historic general

Point Yamu by COMO, Phuket, Thailand

May 13, 2014

A Thai hotel reflects the local sea and sky

The Graham Hotel, Washington, DC

May 07, 2014

BBGM ties together Art Deco and traditional Georgetown design

New Yorker Hotel Student Commons

Apr 29, 2014

Wid Chapman turns the iconic hotel into a student dorm

Fishing with Dynamite, Los Angeles

Apr 24, 2014

FC Studio brings back a chef's childhood memories

Eclectic, Paris

Apr 15, 2014

Concrete and light converge in a Paris brasserie

Houston Club, Texas

Apr 09, 2014

Gensler reinvents a historic club for the next generation

Iconic Santorini, Greece

Apr 02, 2014

A boutique resort takes over volcanic cave homes

SAMA Asian Kitchen, London

Mar 26, 2014

Richard Brownlie-Marshall brings an industrial edge to modern Asia

Brewhouse Inn & Suites, Milwaukee

Mar 15, 2014

A 150-year-old brewery transforms into a LEED-platinum hotel

Fig & Olive, Newport Beach, California

Mar 12, 2014

Founder and designer Laurent Halasz draws from his origins on the French Riviera

Dylan Prime, New York

Mar 04, 2014

A 19th-century lantern factory inspires a Tribeca steakhouse

Amano'i, Vietnam

Feb 24, 2014

Jean-Michel Gathy's design is a contemporary twist on Vietnamese architecture

Il Lago dei Cigni, St. Petersburg

Feb 19, 2014

The Gallery HBA draws from a classical ballet in an Italian restaurant

Gold Hill Hotel, Nevada

Feb 11, 2014

Nevada's oldest hotel receives a contemporary redesign

Harlow, New York

Feb 04, 2014

Lively glam revives the historic space at a New York restaurant

NYLO New York

Jan 28, 2014

A Manhattan hotel is imbued with the spirit of the 1920s

Commune Social

Jan 21, 2014

Neri & Hu Design and Research Office develop a series of spaces for each course in a highly entertaining meal in Shanghai

Hollywood Hotel, Los Angeles

Jan 15, 2014

Atelier Katayon recalls 1930s Hollywood in a modern design

Izakaya Den, Denver

Jan 08, 2014

A Japanese restaurant embraces asymmetry and nature

MGM Grand Sanya, China

Dec 30, 2013

BBG-BBGM highlights the island's butterflies in a sophisticated design

The Ritz-Carlton, Naples

Dec 20, 2013

Wimberly Interiors and Blueplate Studios collaborate on one of the Ritz's largest-ever refurbishments

Lure Restaurant, Atlanta

Dec 18, 2013

ai3, Inc. and Peace Design create an authentic seafaring atmosphere

California Chicken Café, Los Angeles

Dec 11, 2013

Cole Garrison spruces up a local favorite

Suite 36, New York

Dec 03, 2013

Studio Mix Hospitality upgrades the average sports bar

Erie Grill, Rochester, New York

Nov 26, 2013

A restaurant hints at herring gulls, water, and sparkle

Kempinski Vier Jahreszeiten Munich

Nov 20, 2013

Pierre Court reinvigorates a royal guesthouse

Louie's Modern, Sarasota

Nov 13, 2013

A Floridian restaurant reinterprets Southern hospitality

Hyatt Regency Resort Danang, Vietnam

Nov 06, 2013

Celia Chu pays homage to local culture in three restaurants

Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund

Oct 25, 2013

John Portman & Associates resurrects a historic club building

Wydown Hotel, St. Helena, California

Oct 22, 2013

A Napa Valley hotel breaks the mold with a contemporary design

Elena Restaurant, Buenos Aires

Oct 14, 2013

Jennifer Johanson finds inspiration in Argentinian romance

Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, San Marcos, California

Oct 08, 2013

Graham Downes Architecture brings back the ideal family vacation

Hard Rock Hotel Panama

Oct 02, 2013

Jay Pecotte and Ba-Haus KNF bring an eclectic style to a 66-story hotel

TAP at MGM Grand Detroit

Sep 21, 2013

A local sports bar introduces fans to an industrial history

Matto Bar and Pizzeria, Shanghai

Sep 17, 2013

Darryl Goveas brings a Neapolitan sense of fun to an industrial chic design

Radisson Blu Mall of America, Minneapolis

Sep 11, 2013

Graven Images emphasizes locality in a shopping oasis

Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel, Washington, DC

Sep 04, 2013

A historic hotel receives a fresh interpretation of 1920's luxury

HotelRED, Madison, Wisconsin

Aug 27, 2013

Robert Sieger brings team spirit into a boutique hotel

Park Hyatt Busan, South Korea

Aug 20, 2013

Super Potato draws from Korean culture in a beachside hotel

Center Bar, New York

Aug 14, 2013

Jeffrey Beers creates a nautical oasis within the Time Warner Center

Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman

Aug 06, 2013

The Johnson Studio blends the old and new with a fresh redesign

Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest, Hungary

Jul 30, 2013

MKV Design gives a symbol of national pride a modern lift

Amaya La Jolla, California

Jul 23, 2013

The Grand Del Mar's sister restaurant evokes coastal Italian flair

Ritz-Carlton Vienna

Jul 17, 2013

A royal past and culture merge in Peter Silling's design

JW Marriott Cannes, France

Jul 09, 2013

French couture inspires a glamorous yet organic design

The Dining Room at Hilton Short Hills - Short Hills, New Jersey

Jul 02, 2013

A community's favorite restaurant receives a cozy refresh

Dryhop Brewers, Chicago

Jun 26, 2013

A brewery highlights the craftsman and the craft

Empire Restaurant, Boston

Jun 19, 2013

Old Shanghai comes to Boston with Peter Niemitz's restaurant design

Hotel Sofitel Mumbai

Jun 12, 2013

Isabelle Miaja balances France baroque style and Indian elegance

ME Hotel, London

Jun 04, 2013

Black and white drama defines Foster + Partners' design

Hotel La Ferme - Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec

May 29, 2013

LEMAYMICHAUD reinterprets a wood farm for a hotel with character

Hilton London Metropole

May 22, 2013

Aukett Fitzroy Robinson gives a lobby and whiskey lounge a refreshing makeover

Soho House, New York

May 14, 2013

Vicky Charles creates a vintage luxury design

InterContinental Hotel, Hong Kong

May 09, 2013

Harbor views guide Woods Bagot's lobby lounge and ballroom design

The General Restaurant - New York

Apr 24, 2013

ICRAVE brings to life the urban origins of a Chinese diner

CarneVino, Hong Kong

Apr 18, 2013

AvroKO instills 1930s car racing into an Italian steakhouse

Hotel La Jolla - La Jolla, California

Apr 10, 2013

A Southern California hotel highlights local coasts

JP Teres Restaurant - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Apr 03, 2013

Three open kitchens evoke an urban oasis

Four Seasons Hotel Baku

Mar 28, 2013

A luxury hotel boasts a 19th-century style with a modern twist

Range Restaurant - Washington, DC

Mar 20, 2013

Range entertains diners with nine visible kitchen spaces

Daily Juice - Austin, Texas

Mar 13, 2013

A juice bar promotes healthy living with a sustainable design

Las Verandas Hotel and Villas - Roatan, Honduras

Mar 06, 2013

Island resort brings a tropical setting indoors

Citizens Kitchen and Bar, Las Vegas

Feb 27, 2013

Mandalay Bay's Americana diner is inspired by its patrons

208 Sussex Gardens, London

Feb 20, 2013

Six designs distinguish this Hyde Park apart'hotel

Tosca Restaurant, Miami

Feb 13, 2013

1950s films inspired the design of this high-end Italian restaurant

Winter Palace Restaurant, Haikou, China

Feb 06, 2013

Elegant restaurant crafted with Chinese philosophies

Central Bar, Valencia

Jan 30, 2013

A modernist bar designed to fit a historic marketplace

Red Owl Tavern, Philadelphia

Jan 23, 2013

A rustic restaurant channels an industrial barn

Rasika West End, Washington, DC

Jan 16, 2013

Ancient and modern India come together in a colorful space

Bar Pastoral, Chicago

Jan 10, 2013

A rustic venue conjures a country kitchen atmosphere

Ovolo Hotel, Hong Kong

Jan 02, 2013

Japanese aesthetics characterize a business hotel

First Look: Andaz Amsterdam

Oct 30, 2012

Design by Marcel Wanders reflects a modern view of Dutch history and local culture.

Westin Abu Dhabi

Jun 12, 2012

Authentic materials reflect the local culture

Woodbridge Renaissance - Metro Park, New Jersey

May 01, 2012

Regional influences intersect with South Asia design

Yan Club at Kunlun Hotel - Beijing

Apr 10, 2012

Chinese and Western design elements convey fantasy and glamour

W San Francisco

Mar 21, 2012

Revamped public spaces reflect the city's climate, topography


Feb 02, 2012

The fast-food staple unveils four new prototypes

Trade - Boston

Jan 03, 2012

Historical architecture comes alive at a Waterfront District restaurant

A&W Canada

Dec 01, 2011

Urban architecture communicates comfort to a new breed of customer

Torre Fiore - Basilicata, Italy

Sep 28, 2011

Preserving history at a fort resort

Vida Spa at the Westin Bayshore Hotel - Vancouver

Aug 16, 2011

Rich materials reflect a local flavor

Trump Soho - New York

Jul 05, 2011

Penthouse suites stand tall and proud in Manhattan

Green Leaf Niseko Village - Hokkaido, Japan

Jun 08, 2011

Champalimaud reinvents at new heights

Online Exclusive! Niko - New York

Mar 23, 2011

Elevating Shinto design ethos

Online Exclusive! Clancy's Fishbar - City Beach, Australia

Mar 09, 2011

Channeling a 1960s beach shack

Online Exclusive! Millesime - New York

Mar 01, 2011

Parisian style and 1920s nightlife converge

Meet the Minds Behind Restaurant - Gilles & Boissier

Feb 21, 2011

The pair have built an international portfolio of impressive restaurants with bold, dramatic designs.

Online Exclusive! Bristol Buenaventura Hotel - Rio Hato, Panama

Feb 16, 2011

Relaxed refinement on the Pacific

Online Exclusive! Oitavos - Cascais, Portugal

Feb 01, 2011

A vision in white

Voyeur - West Hollywood

Jan 27, 2011

Perfecting the art of seduction

Flemings Mayfair - London

Jan 12, 2011

Inspired by glamour's 'golden age'

D'espresso - New York

Dec 21, 2010

Turning a typical coffee shop on its ear

Red O - Los Angeles

Dec 13, 2010

Channeling a Mexican vacation