urdesign magazine | design, architecture, technology and lifestyle - Part 2

First Look at Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupé

Category: Technology Published on 11 Dec, 2014

Mercedes-Benz combined two classes of vehicle – each with its own distinct style – to make a new model, the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupé.

Starbucks Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room in Seattle

Category: Architecture Published on 11 Dec, 2014

Starbucks has officially opened the doors of its first Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle, nine blocks away from its original store in Pike Place Market.

FOC Restaurant Singapore by Lagranja Design

Category: Restaurant Published on 10 Dec, 2014

Located in a refurbished shop house in Singapore and designed by Barcelonan firm Lagranja Design, FOC Restaurant brings a much-needed energy to an otherwise sleepy street.

Patisserie À La Folie – Montréal by Atelier Moderno

Category: Architecture Published on 10 Dec, 2014

The design of the new address in Montréal of the patisserie À La Folie conceived by designers Atelier Moderno and Anne Sophie Goneau aims to defy all typecasts of the conventional pastry shop by giving full prominence to the superior presentation and quality of its unique products.

VK-1 Headphones by Eugeni Quitllet for Aëdle

Category: Technology Published on 10 Dec, 2014

Eugeni Quitllet has disclosed that he is the designer behind the success of the VK-1 headphones for the French brand Aëdle.

Paper Scarf by Little Factory

Category: Style Published on 10 Dec, 2014

If you’re bored with the ordinary materials for your scarf, Little Factory has created the Paper Scarf, an accessory that resembles a long sheet of notepaper with embroidered lines.

Barsa Taberna – Spanish-inspired tapas restaurant in Toronto by +tongtong

Category: Restaurant Published on 10 Dec, 2014

Multi-disciplinary studio +tongtong recently completed Barsa Taberna, a Spanish-inspired tapas restaurant in downtown Toronto.

Apartment AB9 in Lisbon by Filipe Melo Oliveira

Category: Houses Published on 10 Dec, 2014

In what was once an aged neighbourhood of the city, in a building from 1938, architect Filipe Melo Oliveira refurbished this tiny 46 sqm apartment that today rises in one of the flourishing areas of Lisbon, Portugal.

Nike Introduces the KYRIE 1

Category: Style Published on 09 Dec, 2014

Nike’s 42-year legacy of signature athletes is bolstered today with the addition of its newest member, Kyrie Irving, and his first shoe, the KYRIE 1.

Shoebaloo Koningsplein Flagship Store by MVSA Architects, Amsterdam

Category: Architecture Published on 09 Dec, 2014

In the Shoebaloo tradition, the design of the Koningsplein flagship store by MVSA Architects features a unique retail concept that suits the high-end designer shoes and accessories on display.