Fringed furnishings and velvet partitions characteristic contained in the west London headquarters that design studio Sella Idea has created for vogue model Sister Jane, which features a showroom, restaurant and roof terrace.
Sella Idea mentioned it drew upon “untapped maximalist type” to design Sister Jane Townhouse, which takes over a outstanding nook property on Golborne Highway within the prosperous neighbourhood of Notting Hill.
Having outgrown their previous studio on the close by Portobello Highway, the style model had been eager to maneuver into a bigger area that would provide a extra immersive retail expertise.
The bottom flooring of Sister Jane Townhouse has a restaurant referred to as Cha Cha’s
The three-storey townhouse incorporates a restaurant, a showroom and an workplace the place staff can plan and design future clothes collections. On the roof there’s additionally an out of doors terrace the place guests can collect for drinks.
When it got here to growing the interiors, Sella Idea sought to replicate the retro type of Sister Jane’s billowy blouses and clothes. The studio’s co-founder, Tatjana Von Stein, notably discovered herself referencing the aesthetics of the 1970s.
Furnishings within the restaurant characteristic fringed detailing
“I need to admit that I’m at all times impressed by the ’70s varieties, shapes and use of area,” Von Stein informed Dezeen.
“There’s a motion and heat in its design historical past that I like to make use of with a up to date twist.”
A collage wall within the restaurant shows marketing campaign pictures by Sister Jane
On the bottom flooring of Sister Jane Townhouse is the restaurant, referred to as Cha Cha’s, which serves up a roster of Latin-fusion brunch dishes.
The area has peach-coloured partitions and is dominated by an enormous hexagonal, brass-edged bar counter. It is surrounded by a sequence of Deja Vu stools by Masquespacio that boast tiers of mauve, cream and beige fringing.
Sister Jane’s clothes showroom is on the townhouse’s first flooring
Fringing additionally skirts the burnt-orange seating banquette that winds round a nook of the room, and runs alongside the sting of the six-sided eating tables. Mustard-yellow lamps with fringed shades have moreover been dotted all through as decor.
Cha Cha’s features a collage wall which might be plastered with completely different hanging photos from Sister Jane’s vogue campaigns.
The wall runs immediately beside a brass-tread staircase – the steps had beforehand been closed in by a partition wall, however Von Stein knocked this right down to encourage diners to discover the showroom on the primary flooring.
Clothes grasp from bespoke walnut rails within the showroom
Upstairs within the showroom, surfaces tackle a pinkish hue.
Some garments are displayed inside a veiled pod that sits on the centre of the room, enclosed by sheer white curtains. Different clothes grasp from custom-made walnut rails or are introduced on mannequins which perch on a curvaceous platform lined in teal-blue carpet.
An adjoining showroom will show Sister Jane’s Ghospell clothes line
A brief walkway leads by means of to a room that showcases Sister Jane’s Ghospell line, which affords pared-back garments with sculptural silhouettes.
This area has aptly been given a barely extra minimal end – partitions listed here are both clad in metal or upholstered with buttery yellow velvet, whereas the altering room is solely lined with mirrored panels.
Wooden floors that runs all through the remainder of the townhouse has additionally been changed right here by micro cement.
Partitions on this showroom are clad in metal and yellow velvet
Above the showrooms are the workplaces for Sister Jane workers, adopted by the roof terrace dressed with comfortable cushioned benches and inexperienced wire-frame chairs.
Friends can alternatively chill out within the secret ground-floor backyard room, which is accessed by way of a door disguised as an vintage armoire.
The client altering room is solely lined with mirrored panels
“We now have a real inclination for idea areas which bask in all of the senses and provide the design problem to seam collectively a wide range of experiences and types,” defined Von Stein.
“But it surely was difficult – in essence, we had 2-Three shoppers on one constructing.”
An vintage armoire hides a door resulting in Sister Jane Townhouse’s secret backyard room
Sella Idea was established by Tatjana Von Stein and Gayle Noonan. Earlier initiatives by the studio embrace Public Corridor, an opulent co-working area that occupies the previous workplace of the UK secret intelligence service, and Night time Tales, a pink-tinged cocktail bar.
On the finish of final 12 months the studio additionally debuted its first furnishings assortment, which includes a sequence of curvaceous stool seats.
Images is by Genevieve Lutkin.