JJ ACUNA / BESPOKE STUDIO
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New Book - “By Design: The World’s Best Contemporary Interior Designers”
"By Design: The World’s Best Contemporary Interior Designers" published by Phaidon is now available worldwide
"By Design: The World’s Best Contemporary Interior Designers" published by Phaidon is now available worldwide
Lifestyle Asia
27 Questions: JJ Acuna, interior designer and founder of JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio
27 Questions: JJ Acuna, interior designer and founder of JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio
Somewhere Special
A charmingly refreshed space at Four Seasons Hotel Macao Cotai Strip becomes a Guangdong-style restaurant with a Lingnan-lifestyle interior
Tasting Kitchen
A charmingly refreshed space at Four Seasons Hotel Macao Cotai Strip becomes a Guangdong-style restaurant with a Lingnan-lifestyle interior
Post Magazine
Apartment’s feng shui screens and Gen Z green, red and mustard yellow accents evoke old Hong Kong, from trams to the Jumbo floating restaurant
Apartment’s feng shui screens and Gen Z green, red and mustard yellow accents evoke old Hong Kong, from trams to the Jumbo floating restaurant
Inside The Hong Kong Home Of Coffeelin’s Lucas Sam
Sam Lucas enlisted interior designer JJ Acuna of Bespoke studios to design his sleek apartment in Ap Lei Chau
Vogue HK
Sam Lucas enlisted interior designer JJ Acuna of Bespoke studios to design his sleek apartment in Ap Lei Chau
Hospitality Snapshots
JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio turned the Coffeelin Cafe and Bar into a multi-functional space for day and night use with artistic design elements and a variety of seating set against the green backdrop
JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio turned the Coffeelin Cafe and Bar into a multi-functional space for day and night use with artistic design elements and a variety of seating set against the green backdrop
JJ Acuna on His New Project, Instagrammable Spaces and Meaningful Design
Since setting up his concept architecture and interior design practice in 2015 in Hong Kong and Manila, JJ Acuna has designed some of our city’s most popular hospitality outlets, including Elephant Grounds’ Caine Road flagship and chef Vicky Lau’s Tate Dining Room
Prestige
Since setting up his concept architecture and interior design practice in 2015 in Hong Kong and Manila, JJ Acuna has designed some of our city’s most popular hospitality outlets, including Elephant Grounds’ Caine Road flagship and chef Vicky Lau’s Tate Dining Room
JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio Pays Homage to Milan in Hong Kong Café
Located at the base of a residential building in an up-and-coming Hong Kong neighborhood, Coffeelin is a coffee and cocktail bar designed by JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio that pays homage to Milan, where the shop’s beans are sourced
Located at the base of a residential building in an up-and-coming Hong Kong neighborhood, Coffeelin is a coffee and cocktail bar designed by JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio that pays homage to Milan, where the shop’s beans are sourced
Sight Unseen
Perfect combination of materials and colors in this Hong Kong cafe and cocktail bar by JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio
Perfect combination of materials and colors in this Hong Kong cafe and cocktail bar by JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio
Vogue
Designed by JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio, the coffee-to-cocktail haven brings the best of Milanese culture to Hong Kong, through reflective design elements encompassing vintage and modern times
Designed by JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio, the coffee-to-cocktail haven brings the best of Milanese culture to Hong Kong, through reflective design elements encompassing vintage and modern times
Elle Decoration Russia
Итальянская кофейня в Гонконге. Венецианская штукатурка, мрамор и темно-зеленые детали воссоздают атмосферу Милана в кафе, спроектированном дизайнерами из JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio
Итальянская кофейня в Гонконге. Венецианская штукатурка, мрамор и темно-зеленые детали воссоздают атмосферу Милана в кафе, спроектированном дизайнерами из JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio
Dark green elements + antique finish characterize this Milanese-style coffee shop in Hong Kong
JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio designed a Milanese-style coffee-to-cocktail destination bringing the coffee culture of Milan to Hong Kong’s trendy neighborhood Happy Valley
Designboom
JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio designed a Milanese-style coffee-to-cocktail destination bringing the coffee culture of Milan to Hong Kong’s trendy neighborhood Happy Valley
CASA Indonesia
Didesain oleh JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio cafe bertajuk Coffeelin yang terletak di Happy Valley, Hong Kong ini mengusung konsep coffee-to-cocktail dengan desain toko bergaya Milan
Didesain oleh JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio cafe bertajuk Coffeelin yang terletak di Happy Valley, Hong Kong ini mengusung konsep coffee-to-cocktail dengan desain toko bergaya Milan
How an interior designer keeps his Hong Kong studio fresh and uplifting
JJ Acuna’s 1,200 sq ft studio feels more like a lifestyle space than a traditional office, filled with places in which to work, relax and enjoy art
Post Magazine
JJ Acuna’s 1,200 sq ft studio feels more like a lifestyle space than a traditional office, filled with places in which to work, relax and enjoy art
Dine In Style: Recreate The Restaurant Experience At Home With Designer: JJ Acuna
“When designing a space, I look for natural sources of daylight and whether or not the place has a sense of spirit or soul that I want to retain,” says Acuna. “I look at ways people could live, breathe and move about in this space. I want to inspire through design, so I consider how a space can add to a person’s wellbeing.”
Bomshbee
“When designing a space, I look for natural sources of daylight and whether or not the place has a sense of spirit or soul that I want to retain,” says Acuna. “I look at ways people could live, breathe and move about in this space. I want to inspire through design, so I consider how a space can add to a person’s wellbeing.”
JJ Acuna Fashions A Mid-Levels Penthouse For His Former Student
JJ Acuna helps a former student and her husband create the home of their dreams
Home Journal
JJ Acuna helps a former student and her husband create the home of their dreams
Hong Kong Tatler Dining
Why Pineapple Buns Hold A Special Place in Designer JJ Acuna’s Heart
Why Pineapple Buns Hold A Special Place in Designer JJ Acuna’s Heart
Hashtag Legend
Interior designer JJ Acuna on persevering amidst a pandemic
Interior designer JJ Acuna on persevering amidst a pandemic
Hansik Goo Values Old and New in Hong Kong
Designer James JJ Acuna fuses traditional materials with a modern touch for a Korean restaurant
Hospitality Design
Designer James JJ Acuna fuses traditional materials with a modern touch for a Korean restaurant
Tatler Home
Home Tour: A Colourful Mid-Levels Abode Inspired by Tate Dining Room
Home Tour: A Colourful Mid-Levels Abode Inspired by Tate Dining Room
Design Anthology Podcast
Suzy Annetta meets designers JJ Acuna, Nelson Chow and Stanley KC in Design Anthology’s Hong Kong studio to unpack the challenges and rewards of starting and running an independent design firm in Asia
Suzy Annetta meets designers JJ Acuna, Nelson Chow and Stanley KC in Design Anthology’s Hong Kong studio to unpack the challenges and rewards of starting and running an independent design firm in Asia