He prefers to go commando. "The panty is one of the hugest lies I know," Philippe Starck says in a diatribe against underwear. The prolific French designer has created everything from helmets to sofas and juicers, but it's safe to say he'll probably never tackle skivvies. Read Full Story
Les Bains Douches was originally built in 1885 by the Guerbois family and soon became one of the most famous thermal baths in Paris. In 1978 it was re-conceived by famed designer Philippe Starck as a nightclub. What made it distinctive...Show More Summary
Emilio Pucci is not for the print-shy, but for those who want to indulge in some flash, it may be just the right thing. The fashion house has designed an original print to celebrate Expo Milan 2015, taking the Italian city’s iconic Duomo… The post Emilio Pucci Designs an Original Print for Philippe Starck’s Kartell Armchair appeared first on Selectism.
This week’s finds were all about design: From one-of-a-kind Twitter art and Philippe Starck luggage to Jonathan Adler-designed fitness trackers.
Well, that didn?t go as planned. Early last year, we were happy to see that Philippe Starck?s YOO Hotels was making its proper debut in Istanbul (half a decade after we first learned about the brand, mind). That was Yoo2 Taksim Square, with Yoo2 being the more affordable branch of YOO Hotels, as opposed to more luxury-oriented YOO Collection. Show More Summary
What’s better than a beautiful suitcase designed by an iconic French designer? A whole line of striking luggage from two iconic French designers, that’s what. Straight from Paris comes Delsey’s sophisticated line of... via JustLuxe....
Philippe Starck is a renowned architect, product and interior designer. Starck had a very constructive childhood dismantling bicycles, motorbikes and other objects. Not surprisingly, he kept the same passion for creativity and quite astonishingly went a
A new exhibit showcases never-produced designs from the renowned Italian housewares company Alessi. Even the work of design rock stars gets rejected. Just ask Zaha Hadid, Toyo Ito, Philippe Starck, Ettore Sottsass, and the myriad other...Show More Summary
Philippe Starck, developer Carl Dranoff and Sam Nazarian The first SLS LUX Hotel is set to open shortly in the Bahamas but already work is underway on another one?this time in Philadelphia. We told you about SLS coming to Philly in December 2013 but it looks like the plan has been upgraded to make the property an SLS Lux brand. Show More Summary
Having just processed the scale and design of the future home of Andaz Singapore, here we are with more on Philippe Starck?s entry into the city?s hotel / mega development game. Part of the gigantic South Beach development, we have some...Show More Summary
The French luggage manufacturer Delsey has partnered with one of France’s most recognizable names in the design industry, Philippe Starck, to create StarckTrip—a sleek line of luggage, available beginning this month, that is as practical as it is stylish. Show More Summary
Until last week, the list of companies making visually stunning external hard drives began and ended with one name: LaCie. Partnered with respected industrial designers including Philippe Starck, LaCie has released more drool-worthy accessories than any other company in the Mac space — and that’s saying something. Show More Summary
Nothing has prepared me--not even blogging about his kid-related designs for 11 years--I tell you nothing has prepared me for the datapoints coming in about Philippe Starck as an actual parent. For example, this bit Simon flagged, which...Show More Summary
As ever year, LaCie also uses this year’s CES event to introduce a new premium artist collaboration hard drive. After having worked with Philipp Starck in the past, the brand announces this year a cooperation with French designer Pauline… The post LaCie x Pauline Deltour “Mirror” Hard Drive appeared first on Highsnobiety.
What does a self-described “modern monk” like Philippe Starck do when he feels the urge to jettison his headwear—perhaps to work “naked in the bedroom”—but doesn’t want to clutter up one of his “collection of cabins in the middle nowhere”? The designer simply tosses the hat on a “Chapo,” his latest creation for FLOS. Show More Summary
Louis Roederer, the famed Champagne house has launched a Brut Nature Champagne from the 2006 vintage in collaboration with designer Philippe Starck. ‘The theme of the bottle of Brut Nature 2006 is really related to its contents,’ explains...Show More Summary
There are not many things out there that French designer Philippe Starck has not designed yet. From furniture to headphones and even entire buildings, the man has become so much of an authority in design, that his collaborations with brands… The post Philippe Starck x Louis Roederer Cuvée Brut Nature 2006 appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Photos via Luxury Villas and Homes via WSJ Located at the tip of the Yamu Peninsula in Phuket, Thailand, this massive beachfront villa is a collaboration between French design ace Philippe Starck and luxury hotel specialist Jean-Michel Gathy. Blending contemporary...
For those who've seen the shrouded building at the corner of Selma and Wilcox and wondered what's coming, the short answer is that the 1920s-era structure will be part of the intense upcoming hotel boom in Hollywood. But this...
One of Philippe Starck‘s P.A.T.H. (Prefabricated Accessible Technological Homes) House prototypes has been built in Montfort-l’Amaury in Paris, bringing to life one of the possible 34 permutations for the build-your-own style home… The post P.A.T.H. House by Philippe Starck & Riko appeared first on Highsnobiety.