RESTAURANTS today have become a canvas for the most creative designers in the world to showcase their talent and meet the demand of diners who not only seek good food but also an ideal ambiance that creates the right mood to relax and converse.

THERE is a growing trend to use natural stone crystal quartz and quartzite in the interiors industry where these finishing materials are finding increasingly diverse and aesthetic applications in addition to their traditional use as flooring, says Arteco Ceramics, one of the leading UAE-based suppliers of high-quality interior products and building

Axor gives exciting touch to new mixer Axor Starck V single lever. AXOR, the designer brand of Hansgrohe, has introduced its first transparent mixer – Axor Starck V – which has been created in collaboration with Philippe Starck.

WE ALL complain when we are being restricted by the laws and regulations of a country, and roll our eyes in dismay when sites are complicated or difficult to work on. However, it is such limitations that can bring out the best in a designer, challenging him to think outside the box.