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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Preserving the past in new buildings is back in fashion

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:02am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... adding: "This might not always equate to a cost saving, however, it saves the embodied energy of an existing structure from being defunct." In the case of the Tai O fishing village ...

  2. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    House that Dee built is home sweet, tiny home

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:31am by James King

    ... started- we were both overwhelmed. But we're still friends," she says. And into her new life and new digs went all her energy, faith, doubt and dog Rooodeee. "Even now, 15 per cent ...

  3. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Architect Ken Shuttleworth was born to design beautiful buildings

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:39am by ADELE BRUNNER

    ... achievable in Hong Kong, Make's design for Dunbar Place minimises environmental impact with its use of recyclable aluminium building materials while the solid-to-glass ratio reduces energy consumption and the building's carbon footprint. "The biggest trend in architecture has to be to reduce carbon dioxide, save energy and find sustainable materials that have been responsibly ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Office space makes room for fun and creativity

    Posted May 21st 2014, 06:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... of the past were the first to go, giving way to an open-plan space more conducive to the flow of creative energy. As the designers found places around the perimeter walls for pieces from Lau's ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Store de force: Takumi

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by CANDACE CAMPOS

    ... that make a fresh contrast to the more conservative palette of the furniture." You carry an art collection; do you plan to feature different artists? "Our collaboration with Fabrik ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Pride of place: showroom in Ap Lei Chau

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Jane Steer

    ... herself, the place exudes humour and energy. Splashes of turquoise and electric orange add zing to industrial materials, such as weathered, acid-etched iron and polished concrete. Giant ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Living the dream

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Charmaine Chan

    ... has infused with rousing colours, fantastical shapes, unusual materials and boundless energy. From a family of actors, sushi chef Griffith (whose half-sister is Melanie Griffith, star ... the pace that is thrilling. “I miss the energy here: it’s positive and fast,” she says. “I’m a little hyper and sometimes in America, they say to me: ‘Slow down.’ “But, in Hong Kong, it’s like, ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Villages given urban look through design

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... into a new, sustainable school building". A rammed earth village house in Shaanxi province, incorporating biogas energy, rain water storage and plant-based effluent treatment, is another ...

  9. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Former police married quarters in Central reborn as design hub PMQ

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 07:25am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... by the organisers of Island East Markets, which will start on April 18. "We're already feeling a really positive energy," says To. PMQ opens on April 14. For more information, visit ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Energy transfer

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by ADELE BRUNNER

    ... A family that traded high-rise living for a spacious Clear Water Bay house have been rewarded with a fung shui-friendly home Text Adele Brunner / Stylist David Roden / Pictures John Butlin   When Marcus and Christina Fong decided to swap their Mid-Levels ...




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