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Airbnb and Pantone Invite the Outside In

SEEN had the pleasure today of visiting an unusual iteration of Airbnb up in Dingley Place in Clerkenwell. It’s easy to spot behind a door painted in this year’s green – 15-0343 Greenery (thank you Pantone). Once past the door, you’re inside woodland; darkly mysterious, replete with humidity and strange animal noises…

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The Saatchi Gallery

The Saatchi Gallery first opened 25 years ago, and is currently situated in The Duke of York’s HQ on the popular, and glamorous, King’s Road, Chelsea. The gallery offers a fabulous space to view contemporary art, with its high ceilings, well-proportioned rooms and wonderful lighting.

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The Collaborative Store’s Flagship at Marylebone

The Collaborative Store, the space hub to discover an edit of niche independent labels, launched last autumn in its first permanent concept store after two successful pop-ups in Shoreditch (in late Summer 2015 and then early Spring 2016) in central London’s Marylebone Village.

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diptyque paris at Leadenhall Market by Christopher Jenner

Leadenhall Market, the modern retail centre set within a historical Victorian market place, is where London-based designer Christopher Jenner has created a jewel-like space for legendary French perfumer diptyque Paris. Located in this architectural gem, right in the centre of London’s financial district, not far from Bank tube, Jenner succeeded at the major challenge of this project: showcasing the whole repertoire of diptyque fragrances and perfumes in a 16-square-metre micro boutique.

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Dover Street Market: Beautiful Chaos

Visitors to London’s Haymarket will be struck by the arresting façade and calm white window displays of Dover Street Market, a building and concept that embraces new young design, even as it pays homage to London’s architectural past. Rei Kawakubo of Commes Des Garçons conceived and designed the store in its former home in Dover Street and now in its latest incarnation on Haymarket.

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Ten Trinity Square: The New Luxury Four Seasons Destination in London

Ten Trinity Square is a historical landmark in The City that has been luxuriously recreated in the form of a Four Seasons Hotel, The Residences at Four Seasons and The Club; they were all developed by the Reignwood Group to preserve the integrity of the original. Occupying a Grade II* listed building located next to the Tower of London and St Paul’s Cathedral, it offers stunning views of the Square Mile, Tower of London and the River Thames.