hotel design Columns

November 14, 2016
Recycled barn board warms up this breakfast nook in Geneva’s Hotel les Armures.

Sumptuous and cozy Hotel les Armures in Geneva combines ancient and modern décor with the help of recycled barn board …...(read more)

April 18, 2016
This floating wall divides the bed and sitting room, and features a tiled headboard reminiscent of Barcelona’s rich tile history

Tile style is showing up in every room, here as a floating wall in the Serras Hotel Barcelona...(read more)

June 1, 2015
Bambi Sloan was given free rein to recreate the Saint James Paris, built in 1892

While in Paris touring the renowned design show Maison & Objet, I spent one glorious night at the Saint James Paris hotel. I ran up the steps of this magnificent chateau, situated in its own magical garden, to be welcomed into another world. The lobby is pure theatre . . . a grand staircase painted black and white, red walls, dark panelling, velvety plush furnishings, huge mirrors and a cluster of chandeliers create a riveting scene....(read more)