Restaurant Interior Design: 12 Beautiful Examples by Celebrity Decorators

At the lone restaurant inside Palazzo Margherita—whose owner is film director Francis Ford Coppola—Grange’s careful choices of retaining exposed brick while adding timeless cup drawer pulls below white-marble countertops emulate a rustic Italian home, just like you might find in the surrounding Basilicata region. An eat-in kitchen further drives home the point.

Le Coucou, New York City

Designers: Robin Standefer and Stephen Alesch

Celeb Clients: Gwyneth Paltrow

The bar area at Le Coucou.


Under Roman and Williams, Standefer and Alesch’s impressive résumé at boutique hotels and eateries comes full circle: Le Coucou (within 11 Howard, a

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Famel motorcycle company reborn with beautiful electric cafe racer

Famed Portuguese motorcycle manufacturer Famel is returning to production. This time it is giving its best selling model the electric treatment, creating a beautiful new electric motorcycle known as the Famel E-FX.

The new Famel E-FX is based on the original XF-17 dating from the 1970’s.

The bike sported classic cafe racer lines that have been carried over into the 21st century reincarnation.

As Famel’s Joel Sousa explained:

“The return as a Portuguese electric motorcycle brand was a tough decision because of the heritage and culture established, but we embraced this mission for a cleaner future and stand for our

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In Geneva, The Barista Lab Offers A Beautiful Vision Of The Modern Coffee Bar

Sprudge Maps is a global—and we mean global—compendium of coffee bars large and small, near and far, a living wish list of the cafes you’re looking forward to visiting once visiting and traveling becomes a normal thing again. So we are especially excited to be featuring our first Sprudge Maps Spotlight from the city of Geneva, Switzerland. We’ve featured the Swiss culture capital Zurich extensively on the site—in both a coffee and a wine guide—but Geneva is no second runner-up when it comes to great cafes, as The Barista Lab makes abundantly clear. To learn more about the project we

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