Design Detail – The headboards in this hotel suite are visually extended up the wall and across the ceiling

Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.

 
When architecture firm Stonehill & Taylor, were designing the recently completed Renwick Hotel in New York, they used a simple trick to help the beds in the room claim their space.

To break up the blank canvas of white walls, they visually extended the headboard by painting a matching stripe up the wall and across the ceiling, clearly defining the sleeping area from the rest of the room.
 
Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.


Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.


Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.


Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.


Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.


Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.


Design Detail - The headboards and paintwork in this hotel suite, are designed to define the space for the bed.


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