Swedish painter Anna Halldin Maule, introduced a few more of her (sexy) oil painting where she’s still exploring the idea of fashion in today’s society. “I believe my work to be unique and representative of the joys and quirks of being a woman obsessed by today’s fashion culture.” Anna said.
The warm design of W Hotel interior in San Diego comes from the drawing board of Scenario Interior Architects. For a closer look, continue after the jump:
From the Architects:
It’s a bit like how you feel after a big wave tumbles you under and you come up all dizzy… the burst of the setting sun, the colors of the water and the sunset intensified by your off-kilter state. Walking into the W San Diego, you are greeted with a graphic interior that pulls toward a far bar with DJ perched overhead. “Home Sweet Home” beckons you toward the ignition point of the graphic vortex. Twenty-five foot tall gold- mirrored obelisks lean this way and that, reflecting the graphic itnerior at angles that seem disconcerting and beautiful at the same time.
Bursts of driftwood combine with brass rod to form the signature chandeliers. It’s all a bit of fantasy, flotsam and jetsam of the beach mixed with a heaping helping of California golden glam. A short walk away the restaurant “Kelvin” spins another sunset scenario with smoke from bonfires wafting up the orange candy glass walls. The piercing blue of the ocean finds a spot at the bar and provides a contrasting color punch in the marmalade interior.
The final statement of the bonfire-inspired interior takes place on the Rooftop. A stack of aluminum Emeco chairs is set ablaze nightly and tugboat rope found abanoned on the beach becomes a sparkling chandelier. And another perfect Southern California sunset passes into the night.
Project: W Hotel
Designed by Mr. Important Design
Area: 772 sqm
Location: San Diego, California, USA
Photography: Madame Peripetie
Styling: Stella Gosteva
Masha Reva is back again with a whole new series – also in partnership with Syndicate – titledOdessa. For this series miss Reva mixed vintage flea market finds with kitschy luxurious Ukrainian elements and a few pops of good ol’ royal jewels. Totally fit for a Queen! Not an average Brit Queen of course, but a fashion forward vixen.