Biscuit Loft by OWIU Design staircase, before and after

Before & After: An L.A. Loft in a Former Nabisco Factory Gets a Japanese-Inspired Makeover11/27

The handrail continues onto the mezzanine as a slanted balustrade that follows the upper level’s triangulated plan. "It looks like a complicated system, but on closer look, most of the surfaces are planar," says Amanda. "We did this to ensure that the project could be constructed as accurately as possible."