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Jestico + Whiles completes key new learning centre for the University of Cambridge

A new building that offers co-working and social spaces, the West Hub marks the start of the transformation of the West Cambridge Site into a centre for innovation.

26/05/2022 3 min read

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An adventure in diversity: in conversation with Daytrip Studio

Daytrip Studio founders Iwan Halstead and Emily Potter on originality, storytelling and what makes for good design.

24/05/2022 6 min read

Discover the latest and most innovative products curated by Mix Interiors.

Building a future-proof, destination office

Digital infrastructure specialists Pioneer Group offer insight into creating an adaptable, fully integrated workplace.

26/05/2022 2 min read

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Desert Island Desks: Constantina Tsoutsikou, Studio LOST

What would our castaway industry figures take with them?

24/03/2022 2 min read

LOST is London-based design practice that focuses on luxury hospitality, resorts and boutique residential projects worldwide. Founder & Creative Director Constantina’s approach is rooted in the principle that the journey informs the destination, that good design means pushing boundaries and that collaboration is central to success. Having recently completed two resorts in Crete, Greece, LOST is now active in Italy, Russia and the Middle East.

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Aesop Lightweight Facial Hydrating Serum and Aesop Fabulous Face Oil

I have been using Aesop for the best part of 20 years, so I can’t imagine being anywhere without these two products especially.

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A cashmere jumper

Cashmere allows your body to breathe, so it is perfect for travelling. Talking from experience, even in warm climates there comes a time when you’ll need that extra layer and cashmere is soft and cosy. Mention a desert island and a tropical image springs to mind, but what if it’s somewhere in the North Atlantic?! Better to be safe.

Pen and paper

I draw, doodle or make notes all the time. I think as I draw and vice versa, so a little pack of pens – preferably fine point – and a Smythson’s Panama notebook would definitely come with me, just so I can operate.

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L:A  BRUKET hand cream

For a little pampering, even when stranded.

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Candle Sconce Solen by Svenskt Tenn

Candles make me feel at home, wherever I am, and this one is beautifully crafted in the form of a sun. I just love it.

Green tea mochi cakes

This is something of an obsession that I share with my daughters these days. We can never have enough mochi.

Tracks for the jukebox

  • Skatebård – The Bells of Mist
  • Nils Frahm – Spells
  • DJ Shadow – Entroducing (entire album)
  • Tame Impala – Let It Happen
  • John Maus – Touchdown
  • Amason – Yellow Moon

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