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Colette: The Essence of French Style

Colette - Focal Journey (by Gustavo Espinola)
23 Nov 2014 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Celebrating the essence of French style, Colette Grand Café is the latest addition to Toronto’s highly celebrated Chase Hospitality Group. Located at the stylish Thompson Hotel, this gorgeous space exudes a refined beauty and sophistication thanks to Audax Architecture‘s principal, Gianpiero Pugliese and his Southern France-inspired design. The sophisticated 5,000 square-foot space (click on photo to enlarge […]

Wine & Design at Southbrook Vineyards

Southbrook Winery - Focal Journey (by Gustavo Espinola)
22 Oct 2014 / 0 Comments / in Blog

Located on a gorgeous150-acre property in bucolic Niagara-on-the-Lake, Southbrook Vineyards is the largest organic winery in Ontario, Canada. The design of Southbrook’s facilities was awarded to Jack Diamond of Diamond and Schmitt Architects and includes the winery and hospitality pavilion—an elegant glass, light-filled structure filled set against a striking 200-metre long landscape wall. Visitors can enjoy two tasting rooms, a […]

Berlin: The Best in The German Capital

Berlin - Focal Journey (by Gustavo Espinola)
26 Aug 2014 / 0 Comments / in Blog

No other season of the year makes Berlin glow as much as the summer. With its lively café terraces, stylish parks, world-class museums, and outdoor festivals, the city radiates with youth and energy like no other city in Europe. Berlin in winter is equally beautiful–some might even say romantic—but it’s the summer that transforms the […]