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Category : Design Inspiration

04 Jul 2016

A Restaurant with a Beautiful View – Le Montsorelli

Hi everyone, I have just returned from a camping trip around France which I took as a valuable opportunity to have a look at some French interior design and architecture… but obviously I was taking the opportunity to eat a lot of food as well because interior design and food are two of my favourite things. This is my third post of a series of posts relating to my visit to France. This is showing the interior design of Le Montsorelli […]

27 Jun 2016

A Restaurant over a Cliff – Envies De Terroir

Hi everyone, I have just returned from a camping trip around France which I took as a valuable opportunity to have a look at some French interior design and architecture… but obviously I was taking the opportunity to eat a lot of food as well because interior design and food are two of my favourite things. This is my second post of many. This time I would like to share my evening at Rocamadour – one of the most amazing places […]

22 Jun 2016

You can get Ice Cream in a Cave?

Hi everyone, I have just returned from a camping trip around France which I took as a valuable opportunity to have a look at some French interior design and architecture… but obviously I was taking the opportunity to eat a lot of food as well because interior design and food are two of my favourite things. I will start off with a fun one which is an ice cream shop in a cave in Brantome – a lovely town in the […]

08 Jun 2016

Why We Should Preserve and Re-Purpose Our Disused Power Stations

  As I am becoming interested in how industrial architecture can be home to less industrial spaces, I would like to show a few quick examples of how power stations can be converted into something new and can look beautiful on the skyline. These are some of my favourites. Examples of Converted Power Stations Tate Modern – London Baltimore Power Plant – USA Lots Road Power Station – London In my opinion, it is a shame that more unused buildings […]

03 Jun 2016

The Building That Got Away

This is the building that I originally wanted to use before I found out that it had been demolished to make way for the new University Riverside Campus. I think that this was a beautiful building and it is such a shame as I believe that something amazing could be created from this old power station. Nun Mill Power Station – Northampton There were many reasons why I wanted to use this building; firstly I wanted to embrace the idea […]