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Q&A with architect Andrew Batay Csorba
November 16, 2018
A purveyor of high-end audio equipment from brands such as Sennheiser and AKG, Headfoneshop is a destination for audiophiles. The interior of its new store, located in the base of a 42-story mixed use tower…...

Featured Post

Q&A with architect Andrew Batay Csorba
November 16, 2018
A purveyor of high-end audio equipment from brands such as Sennheiser and AKG, Headfoneshop is a destination for audiophiles. The interior of its new store, located in the base of a 42-story mixed use tower…...
Q&A with architect Barbora Vokac Taylor
September 25, 2018
The clients deeply value connecting with their friends, family and neighbours, however their two-story 1950s home in Humber Valley Village dubbed “Hibou House” needed an update to maximize its potential for modern entertaining and living with…...
The Match Game: Stairs Edition
September 04, 2018
Stairs in a home present a range of exciting design possibilities, but with all the choices available come challenges. If the flooring at the top of the stairs is different than that at the bottom,…...
New Floor Renovation
So You Just Got a New Floor: 8 Tips for Keeping It Safe
July 26, 2018
Renovations are messy, and depending on timelines, sometimes your floors are installed before the rest is finished. Here are some suggestions to protect your wood flooring through the final reno stages and prepare it for…...
The Importance of Certification and Origin
June 27, 2018
Wood is a natural product. It grows across the globe, in public and private spaces. Some trees are planted to be grown into lumber, but some are not. Some lumber is harvested ethically, but not…...
Fuse Flooring Samples at Home
Reviewing Wood Flooring Samples at Home: A Checklist
June 14, 2018
With qualities that are often subtle and dependent on factors like light and environment, it’s absolutely necessary to take a thorough look at flooring samples in your space. After visiting the Relative Space showroom, you’ll…...
Relative Space at NWFA Expo 2018
Following Up on the National Wood Flooring Association Expo
May 04, 2018
Things are never dull in the world of wood flooring trade shows (no, really!). At the NWFA Expo last month, we had one of our most unusual booths, and it was completely ad hoc. We…...
Plastic Whale Circular Furniture
Meet the People Who Are Turning Plastic Waste Into Something Beautiful
April 04, 2018
Plastic bottle waste is a global scourge, but the problem is more visible in some areas than others. The canals of Amsterdam are iconic in their beauty and a draw for tourists, but they also…...
Architectural Digest Design Show Wrap Up
March 27, 2018
The 2018 ADD show has officially wrapped. The Relative Space New York team enjoyed speaking with lots of great design minds over the weekend and hearing about all the fantastic spaces that will be created…...
Architectural Digest Design Show 2018
February 05, 2018
Come visit us in New York at the AD Design Show (booth #283) from March 22 to 25th where we will be showcasing the Energía Natural collection. Energía Natural is an eco-friendly wood flooring collection…...
Q&A with Hadi Teherani on Open Frameworks for Parador
January 02, 2018
A Q&A with Hadi Teherani about Open Frameworks Iranian-German architect and designer Hadi Teherani has built a diverse and acclaimed body of work with his holistic and international vision. Here he discusses in-depth his latest…...
New Product: Open Frameworks by Hadi Teherani
December 19, 2017
Open Frameworks is a curated collection that is conceived around four components — colour, format, pattern, and link — every piece is designed to work together. Because there are no bad combinations, you can lead…...
A Tannic Tale
December 12, 2017
Fraser from the Relative Space team recently made an unlikely connection while on a scenic drive through France and Italy. He was visiting a wine bar in Beaune, France where he met the head wine-maker…...
Introducing the New Relative Space
February 28, 2017
We're proud to officially, and finally, launch our brand new website. Not just revamped; reinvented. Working with the brand created by the creatives of Anagrama, and designed and developed by the talented Electric Pulp, we…...
New Product: Matita by Foglie D’Oro
February 20, 2017
Italian parquet maker Foglie d’Oro has partnered with architecture and design firm Studio Rotella to create an exquisite new modular floor. As versatile as it is beautiful, the wooden planks of the Matita collection are…...
Featured Project: Manhattan Penthouse
February 13, 2017
For our first featured project we're digging into our archives for one of the most cozy and contemporary condos we've completed. Here we have our engineered hardwood, Sumo Myo, throughout the whole apartment. View it…...
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