A stone's throw from the Place des Ternes (17th arrondissement) hides a small boudoir where all gourmets are already flocking in search of sweet gifts for the holiday season. For its 6th Parisian address, Maison Damyel calls on interior designer and gallery owner Jessica Barouch and designer Francesco Balzano who imagine a very soft setting, where the traditional “too much” of chocolate factories gives way to purity.
Winner of the Top Chef television show in 2011, then two Michelin stars for her cuisine at the Prince de Galles hotel in Paris, the French chef Stéphanie Le Quellec has just opened her first gourmet restaurant in the 8th arrondissement. La Scène is set up in a chic setting with the allure of a luxurious boat imagined by the duo Toro & Liautard and invites gourmets from the capital to live an extraordinary taste, olfactory and visual experience.
At a time when bio-based and ecological products are in order, the Atelier du Pont agency is imagining, for the organic cosmetics brand Avril, an organic clay interior. For the boutique on rue Montmartre in Paris (1st arrondissement), the architects created a case in ocher tones that perfectly reflected the spirit of the brand.
After the transformation of an old farm in the Oise (60) into a comfortable family home, the French agency Collet & Muller Architects took up a new challenge: the renovation of a Parisian apartment from the sixties. The result is a contemporary home with a functional layout and minimalist decoration. Visit of a small nugget nestled in the heart of Paris.
The French studio Friedmann & Versace, formed by decorators Virginie Friedmann and Delphine Versace, imagines a decor with Mediterranean accents for the Riviera restaurant. For the new Parisian address of restaurateurs David and Lionel, the female tandem has created a summer interior that looks like a vacation home. Enough to extend summer all year round.
From old fashioned to ultra trendy, the German sandal brand Birkenstock is opening a Parisian showroom dedicated to the exhibition of its latest collaborations. Now in tune with the times, the Germanic firm offers itself a contemporary interior designed by the British studio Vinson & Co. A bright space with refined decor that becomes the trendy setting for these comfortable shoes from across the Rhine. It is the height of chic.
The Maison Kistuné Franco-Japanese record label - now ultra-trendy ready-to-wear brand - launches its first café-bar-restaurant Place André Malraux, just a stone's throw from the Palais Royal (1er arrondissement). The new Café Kistuné, entrusted to studio ciguë, revisits the iconic Parisian bistro. A contemporary and minimalist decoration in the image of the House.
If, during a stay in Athens, you are looking for a pied a terre far from the impersonal rooms often proposed, do not probe anymore! Halfway between the bourgeois hotel and the cozy inn, Monsieur Didot combines neoclassical architecture, contemporary design and home-like comfort!
The famous chef Alain Ducasse struck again. Located in the heart of the gardens of the Quai Branly museum (7ème arrondissement), the Café Jacques is being revamped at its request. This concrete building by Jean Nouvel at the beginning of the 2000 years is now adorned with a new decor: an elegant and contemporary interior design designed by Volume ABC.
Imagine. A small street in front of the Luxembourg Gardens where Man Ray, Hemingway or Jacques Prévert once put their suitcases. It's in this bohemian Paris with a sweet, nostalgic scent that Studio Razavi signs the renovation of an 145 square-meter apartment welcoming a Franco-American couple. On the program: a warm and timeless ensemble where designer furniture and works of art reign supreme.