The Chic Fish

A COLLECTION OFRESTAURANTS, STORES, MARKETS, GRAPHIC DESIGN, PHOTOGRAPHERS, LOCATIONS, PEOPLE AND OTHER LOVELY THINGS DEFINING OUR RETRO-CHIC STYLE

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Monday December 22nd, 2014

NOMAD HOTEL

Confidential atmosphere and French spirit
The NoMad Hotel is housed in a turn of the century Beaux-Arts building that has been fully restored to its original grandeur with interiors by French designer Jacques Garcia. The hotel is intended as a fresh take on the classic grand hotels of Europe with a distinct New York sensibility. The rooms are residential in feel and decorated in his classic, ...
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Friday December 19th, 2014

DRY

Cocktails & Pizza
In Milan, in Brera district, has recently opened the new restaurant signed by the star chef Andrea Berton and the team of Pisacco. A place with a recipe as innovative, as traditional: pizza along ...
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Thursday December 11th, 2014

HOTEL DELMANO

A real speakeasy in Brooklyn
Sure, with opulent chandeliers and old, smoky mirrors, upscale cocktail-centric bar Hotel Delmano in Williamsburg has all the trappings of any other faux-speakeasy. But from the moment you walk in, ...
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Tuesday December 9th, 2014

HO.PE. #18 ELENA FRANZ EMMA E MICHELE

A garden, lot of taste and so much light
The house of Elena and Franz is one of those houses that we rarely see: a rare gem, in Milan. Meanwhile, it is accessed from the garden, yes you read right: they have a beautiful garden, from which ...
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Thursday December 4th, 2014

RADIO ROYAAL

The wonder of industrial converted into a restaurant
You have to like a bit of industrial rawness, but then you will love Radio Royaal in Eindhoven. Strijp-s is a former industrial zone in Eindhoven and this place was a former machine building. So you ...
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Monday December 1st, 2014

BOULEVARD LEOPOLD

"Forgotten glory"
Located in a 19th century house in Antwerp, Belgium, Boulevard Leopold is between the Albert Park and the City Park; the owners, Bert Verschueren and Vincent Defontainers, say their aim in the ...
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