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MENTAL FLAME: “ART” PUT INTO “FUNCTION”

We had the pleasure of interviewing Mr. Hisham El Mahdy the owner of Mental Flame, a design consultancy firm founded in 2004 specialised in providing both corporate and residential customers with design services for a wide range of activities. As per their mission “The company strives to deliver p...

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EXPLORE YOUR INNER SELF WITH FILIPA VIANA

It is inspiring how good art can inspire good design, here in ASK we strive to showcase anything that inspire and the moment our eyes fell on this artist, we couldn't help but fall in love. Filipa Viana is a fine artist and illustrator who studied painting at the fine art university of Porto (FBAUP)...

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MAZIJ COLLECTION FROM BRINTONS

Looking at this new collection of carpets we were dazzled by how lively the designs are. They look like they are part of nature, inspired by architecture and the beauty in the Middle East in an unparalleled way that you fail to recognise if it is a carpet or part of a surreal beautiful natural scene...

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MOOOI: LIGHT UP YOUR WORLD LIKE NEVER BEFORE

Lights lights everywhere. It is always charming around this time of the year because we see a lot of lighting around. Lighting seems to add some magical atmosphere to any occasion or setting so we thought that we don't have a choice but showcase some of the most iconic lighting designers world wide ...

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“KIPS BAY SHOW HOUSE” A WORLD OF COLLIDING TASTES

This is our second time to showcase the Kips Bay showhouse, a house that is surely going to dazzle your senses and give you a doze of inspiration; a show house that gathers designers from all around the world representing various styles to turn a luxury home into an elegant exhibition of interior de...

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WEWOOD; when craftsmanship and technology goes hand in hand

Looking at this brand one can’t deny the effort put into the design and finishing, WEWOOD a Portuguese brand founded in 2010 “as the result of Research and Development Office of Móveis Carlos Alfredo - a company specialised in manufacturing and exporting solid wood furniture since 1964” accor...

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SOURAYIA HASSAN: 10 TIPS TO GET STARTED ON YOUR NEW HOME

Starting your new home will always be one of the most challenging projects you have to take care of through out your life, especially if you are not into Interior design. You will feel lost and you will be overwhelmed with all the different things you need to do and the endless options you have to c...

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WALLPEPPER®: ADD SPICE TO YOUR WALLS

Wallpapers are definitely an awesome home accessory; they evoke feelings and add a different mood to the room. How many times have you totally revived a room adding wallpaper to just one wall.

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THE NEW CREATIONS OF EXPORMIM! A BLEND OF SIMPLICITY AND CHARM

The blend of passion and the creativity of various talented craftsmen results in magnificent designs and creations! This was in fact the concept on which Expormim, an Italian furniture design house and producer, was founded to materialize in 1960. With three generations, of this glorious family busi...

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