Restaurant chain Napket launches its flagship ‘urban cafe today on Piccadilly, London W1, with interiors by Dutch designer Peter Van Hooreweghe. The fifth Napket outlet features chandeliers, exposed brick walls and baroque seating that is intended to recall fashion boutiques. Tables feature iPod docks for guests to listen to US chart music.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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