HONE Studio’s entry for the Don’t Move, Improve! 2018 competition has been featured in this year’s magazine and exhibition. HONE will be taking part in the Design Surgeries offering free 25 minute one-to-one design consultations on Saturday 28 April at 10.30 to 13.30. The free exhibition is running until Friday 20 April at The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London WC1E 7BT.
We are pleased to announce that planning approval was granted by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC), to replace an existing mews house roof with a new roof, new feature rooflights and additional internal space to the rear of the property, within a Conservation Area. HONE have acted as planning consultant for this application in addition to acting as the architect.
Here at HONE, the team are in a festive mood, and we would like to wish everybody a Merry Christmas and Wonderful New Year!
Kimura have been open for 2 years! Time is really flying by and the clean and attractive design of the deli is still looking brand new and the food is amazing as ever.
HONE and TinTab have been working together to create beautiful feature staircases at Brompton House 2. The images give an insight into what goes into producing these finely crafted objects – from 3D drawings, to production in TinTab’s workshop, to installation on site. Every piece is designed and put together with care and precision creating transformative elements in the project.
The Cleveland Arms is now open.
The refurbishment of the Grade II Listed Cleveland Arms is now complete. Retaining many of its charming original features it is now open for all to enjoy.
Amwell Street Dance Studio is complete and is the new home to Escuela de Baile flamenco school. The converted church hall has been fully refurbished and fitted out with a vinyl covered sprung floor. A concealed kitchenette and storage facilities have increased the useable space and a moveable wall transforms the space into two smaller studios when the need arises. Retention of the original beams and the addition of an acoustic ceiling have retained the building’s original character while enhancing the overall dance experience.
HONE are excited to be working with Sushi & Bento chain Wasabi. More news coming soon…
Refurbishment and extension of a Grade II listed terraced house in Knightsbridge is now complete. The fully opening glazed doors to the rear and triple height atrium allow plenty of natural light to the ground and lower ground levels.
A great outcome for Cleveland House, with a successful appeal for a single storey rear extension on this listed building.
Brompton House 2 is progressing, with the recent fit out of this beautiful feature staircase. More images coming soon
Basement excavation and refurbishment of a mews house in South Kensington has completed and photographs by Michele Panzeri & HONE uploaded.
Basement excavation and internal remodelling of a mews house in South Kensington is almost complete. Photos coming soon!
The transformation is underway at these spacious new dance studios near Sadlers Wells.
We are in the process of selecting a colour for the roof trusses.
Now that the acoustic insulation has been fitted, the sprung floor, joinery and folding partition are ready to be installed.
Business is booming at the Japanese Deli which has proved very popular with the local community. Its considered design and attractive interior, coupled with authentic Japanese food of the highest quality have made the Deli a real success story.
All major construction has now been completed of the rear, side and roof extension. Currently underway is the refurbishment of the bathroom, newly designed staircase to the roof extension, and complete refurbishment of the kitchen space which is at the heart of the project.
Celebrated photographer Michele Panzeri recently completed a photoshoot for Ovington House. The official images will be published soon.
Initial work for the basement is now complete. The main structure of the swimming pool is now in place and dry lining of the walls is in progress.
Inflatable Space has been featured in the new book Nanotecture: Tiny Built Things, by Rebecca Roke under HONE’s former name of Penttinen Schöne (p.155). The book features an illuminating collection of 300 works of small-scale architecture that are both quirky and intriguing. Nanotecture: Tiny Built Things is published by Phaidon.
We would like to say thank you to everyone who attended our launch event – and thanks to those who sent their regards but were unable to make it. What a nice evening we had! Wish we could throw a launch party every week. We managed to capture some great pictures so see if you can spot yourself.
We were celebrating our rebranding to HONE and our new website.
After a long process, we have rebranded as HONE from Penttinen Schöne to reflect our growing team and greater diversity of work. We have worked with London based studio Two Times Elliott to develop new branding, stationary as well as our new website. Let us know if you have any comments!