Star designer David Collins says that he wanted his design for Massimo, a Mediterranean restaurant at London’s new Corinthia Hotel, to be ‘informal, enjoyable and beautiful’. And of course it is, with classic English architectural references, monochrome striped pillars and a refined palette of dark brown, black and green.
Created by Lee Broom, the personal shopping suite at Topman Oxford Circus is the height of modern luxury. Its stylish interior is kitted out with signature furniture and lighting from Broom’s collection and an Xbox gaming area. It evokes the atmosphere of a gentlemen’s club, but with a fun, 21st-century twist.
Opened as a bank in 1842, this Grade I-listed building in central Glasgow has been reinvented several times over the years, becoming The Conrinthian Club bar and restaurant in 1999. Most recently, interior design firm Graven Images undertook a huge renovation, restoring the building’s glorious original features — think lofty ceilings, intricate gold-leaf detailing and sculptural plasterwork — while also re-imagining the layout, adding a casino and more glamorous bars. Without doubt, the city’s most dazzling spot for a stylish night out.
Designer Ilse Crawford of Studioilse is behind the new Sergio Rossi concept store on London’s Sloane Street. The glamorous interior features on-trend brass details and upholstery in red and blue, teamed with Italian marble flooring in a black-and-white herringbone pattern. Vintage furniture by design heroes such as Carlo Mollino gives a nod to the fashion label's Italian heritage, while endless mirrors offer tantalising reflections as you try on its fabulous shoes.