Studio 104 were asked to come up with a new concept for the bar uniforms that would be contemporary, yet fit in with the elaborate interior of this vast area. Most importantly, the uniform had to be robust and serve as a practical uniform, suited to a rigorous working environment.
The five star Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay is a master-class in understated luxury. Our focus was translating the relaxed sophistication of the hotel design aesthetic of marble surfaces and stone embellishments, softened with rope features and bamboo accents.
The Mandarin Oriental, Hyde Park London, had been searching for three years for the right luxury uniform company to execute their ambitious multi-million pound re-launch. When Studio 104 was awarded the project three words shaped the brief; Classic, Timeless, Palace.
London’s most notorious five-star hotel, for the part it’s played in history and the great social events. Our team were tasked with creating the next chapter in the extraordinary story of Grosvenor House through its new fashionable uniform collection.
Our design team spent a number of weeks visiting different Malmaison properties to build a strong understanding of the brand, the culture, the personality, the decor, and the environment, as well as consulting with the staff directly about what they needed from a bespoke uniform.
Our task was to create an elegant bespoke uniform design that complemented both the space, its Japanese origins and the exquisite food offerings. With interiors designed by esteem Japanese architect Kengo Kuma the restaurant is awash with linear bamboo and cypress wood giving the feel of a futuristic forest.