Boutique Design - September 2017 - 2
volume 13 | issue 7
traVeL GUIdes | 28
Where in the world are the best places to go on the prowl for design
work? Glad you asked: Here's an insightful guide to three bustling locales
that fully fill that bill: America's secondary markets, paris and singapore.
Q+a: 7-star CZar | 38
Drawing from a career that started at Walt Disney imagineering, luxury
hotel and resort designer todd-Avery lenahan dishes on an array of topof-mind topics, including best practices for simultaneously working on
projects in a half-dozen countries on any given day.
FROM THE EDITOR | 4
IN THIS ISSUE | 6
THE BUZZ | 8
PRODUCTS: FaBRICS | 68
PRODUCTS: SURFaCINg MaTERIalS | 78
EXIT INTERVIEW | 92
InsIder stOrIes | 52
A far-flung trio of noteworthy new independent hotels (in london, tasmania
and New mexico) sport ingenious takes on hyper-local design to stand out
amongst a crowded field of big-brand competitors.
Bd On tHe rOad: InFOCOmm rOUndtaBLe,
neW YOrK | 66
Hospitality operators, designers and audio/visual pros assembled at
mannequin manufacturer Goldsmith's penthouse showroom to talk about
tech's ever-mushrooming role in creating memorable guest experiences.
boutiquedesign.com september 2017
on the cover
Todd-Avery Lenahan, TAL Studio
Photo: Courtesy of TAL Studio