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Innovation

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01
Sep

Harvard Square Hotel

CONCEPT: The Harvard Square Hotel, part of Harvard University, recently reopened its doors to the campus community, unveiling a fresh, new design as a boutique hotel. The key to the renovation of this centerpiece property in the historic district of Harvard Square—led by Arrowstreet, an architecture, design and planning firm based in Somerville, MA—is the…
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01
Sep

Living Spaces

While Greenwich, CT is only about one hour away from New York City, the designer for The J House Greenwich wanted to close that gap even more. Tapping into the vibe of “the city that never sleeps,” Manhattan-based dash design infused the 86-room boutique property with the vibrancy of New York but the authenticity of…
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01
Sep

Center Stage

One can almost imagine those words lighting up a marquis at the debut of the boutique lifestyle property. When the hotel recently opened its doors to guests, it showcased an aesthetic that is a performance in its own right. The city’s newest luxury hotel, converted from an existing Radisson hotel, definitely has a flair for…
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01
Sep

Green Peace

Easter Island is recognized as one of the most beautiful, but remote, inhabited islands in the world. Located in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, it’s been part of Chile since the late-1880s. Visitors who make their way to Easter Island go expecting to find almost 900 monumental stone statues called moai created by the early Rapanui…
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01
Sep

Passion Play

Like most high-powered, high-profile executives, there’s rarely a time in Niki Leondakis’ life that what she’s seeing, doing and experiencing is not being stored away mentally or electronically, set to digest at a later time and serve up in some form as a part of her company, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants.
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01
Jul

Shape Up

The shape of things to come is already here, at least when it comes to what’s trending in guest bathrooms. Rounds, squares, rectangles, ovals and cones are popping up as strong design elements from sinks to toilets to vanities.
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01
Jul

Working together, designed, purchasers and brands

LAS VEGAS—Over the last few years, there has been a big push for purchasing companies and designers to work together more cooperatively on new projects; however, the role of the brands can never be overlooked. And while the brands have long been thought of as inflexible when it comes to enforcing deadlines and standards, the…
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01
Jul

Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central

CONCEPT: Located in the center of Asia’s gaming capital, the Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central fuses fun and fresh youthfulness with regional influences from the Himalayas. “We wanted to capture the vibrancy of Macao and the Cotai Strip,” Kirk Nix, owner of KNA Design, said. “We felt that a clean, modern approach with bold accents…
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01
Jul

Hyatt French Quarter

CONCEPT: In order to convert the historic Chateau Bourbon New Orleans Hotel into a contemporary Hyatt, design firm Looney & Associates was tapped to infuse a fresh, inviting and contemporary look with classic French Quarter charm.
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