Lusty Libraries Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories On Design // Lusty Libraries.

It's fairly safe to assume we can all agree that books infuse spaces with texture, colour, depth and character, adding a sense of comfort and a certain warmth. In this increasingly digital and intangible world we live in, books and...
Cunning Cantilevers Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories On Design // Cunning Cantilevers.

The soaring cantilever is a daring thing of beauty. Cantilever speaks of ambition, inspiration, unconventionality and an aversion for doing things the easy way. It’s the extreme sport of architecture as it defies gravity and screams...
#StoriesOnDesignByYellowtrace: Hair Salons, Barber Shops & Beauty Parlours.

Stories On Design // Grooming Spaces.

First there were solariums. Then there was activewear. Noninvasive laser procedures and the injectables. The Rise of Designer Health Studios & Gyms. And now - it's all about Hair Salons, Beauty Parlours and Barber Shops that take the...
#StoriesOnDesignByYellowtrace: Metallic Interiors.

Stories On Design // Metallic Interiors.

Welcome to the first Story for 2017, and what better way to kick things off than with something beautiful, luminous and shiny like Metallic Interiors. Yum! Metallic Madness has been creeping up on us for a number of years - at first in...
Stories On Design Archive 2016 | Yellowtrace

Stories On Design | 2016 Archive.

Today we conclude our roundups of 2016 archives with a personal favourite and something I am most proud of – ‘Stories on Design’, our most widely read and shared content, and the most engaging for our readers and our social...
#StoriesOnDesignByYellowtrace: Swimming Pools.

Stories On Design // Swimming Pools.

Swimming Pools are like pom-poms. Everybody loves them. Ok, that may not be true (about pom-poms at least - that's probably just me), although you have to admit that Swimmings Pools feel like opening a can of instant happiness. Yay! For...
#StoriesOnDesignByYellowtrace: Circles in Architecture.

Stories On Design // Circles in Architecture.

The Circle is a universal symbol with extensive meaning. It represents the notions of totality, wholeness, focus, infinity, unity, timelessness, the Sun, the Moon, the entire Universe. I suspect the reason most of us are drawn to it is...
#StoriesOnDesignByYellowtrace: The Art of Retail Pop-Ups.

Stories On Design // The Art of Retail Pop-Ups.

The retail scene has changed dramatically in the last few years. The GFC, internet shopping and sky rocketing rents have left a permanent mark on retailers around the world. With the rise of small business and a proliferation of emerging...