A Colorful, Custom-Built Guesthouse in London

written by:
photos by:
November 5, 2012
Originally published in Small World
as
EastEnders
Read Full Article
  • 
  In this custom-built London guesthouse kitchen designed by Studiomama, lustrous vertically clad cabinetry achieves additional depth with the addition of the chairs, which were picked up for $15 each at a local market and powder coated in bright orange.
    In this custom-built London guesthouse kitchen designed by Studiomama, lustrous vertically clad cabinetry achieves additional depth with the addition of the chairs, which were picked up for $15 each at a local market and powder coated in bright orange.
  • 
  Industrial designer Nina Tolstrup and her husband, Jack Mama, designed this playful guesthouse just opposite their home in London’s Bethnal Green.

    Industrial designer Nina Tolstrup and her husband, Jack Mama, designed this playful guesthouse just opposite their home in London’s Bethnal Green.

  • 
  They’ve stocked it with custom furniture like the blue bench storage rack.

    They’ve stocked it with custom furniture like the blue bench storage rack.

  • 
  Products from Tolstrup’s company, Studiomama, such as the 1 x 1 floor lamp and Castaway animals for art company Phillips de Pury outfit the living room.

    Products from Tolstrup’s company, Studiomama, such as the 1 x 1 floor lamp and Castaway animals for art company Phillips de Pury outfit the living room.

  • 
  Studiomama's Pilot hangers for Trip Trap help organize the closet.

    Studiomama's Pilot hangers for Trip Trap help organize the closet.

  • 
  A lofted sleeping pod offers a bit of privacy and helps maximize space. Beneath it is a zippy yellow bathroom.

    A lofted sleeping pod offers a bit of privacy and helps maximize space. Beneath it is a zippy yellow bathroom.

  • 
  The red chairs were made from castoffs as part of Tolstrup’s Re-Imagine series, and the blue one is a small Pallet chair from Studiomama.

    The red chairs were made from castoffs as part of Tolstrup’s Re-Imagine series, and the blue one is a small Pallet chair from Studiomama.

  • 
  The pedestrian facade at 2 Voss Street gives little indication of the cheery interior.

    The pedestrian facade at 2 Voss Street gives little indication of the cheery interior.

  • 
  The floor plan.

    The floor plan.

Previous Next
Slideshow loading...
@current / @total
Read Full Article

You May Also Like

Join the Discussion

Loading comments...