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35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Karin Jeske
By | r December 31, 2012
B Design Inspiration, Home Decor

Global design inspiration for your home decor!

Hong Kong is a beautiful, modern city with a lot of history featuring mountains, water and varied architecture to awe and inspire.

Our Blinds.com merchandising consultant, Karin Jeske, spent 9 hours walking the city with her iPhone camera, looking for inspiration and hitting a few tourist spots.  Look at the great design finds in Hong Kong that she found:

promenade 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

The Promenade, which spans the waterfront on the Kowloon side of the Hong Kong harbor, provides magnificent views of Hong Kong Island.

artmuseumshadows 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Interesting shadows cast at the Hong Kong Museum of Art.

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50 years of art exhibition posters at the Hong Kong Museum of Art.

waterfrontboat 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

A colorful workboat along the waterfront.

starferry 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

A view of Hong Kong through the windows of the Star Ferry – 32 cents to cross the channel – the best bargain in town!

lettergate 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Fixtures at Emporer.

sheercurtains 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Sheer curtain at the Design Center.

landmarkcenterskylights 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Skylights at Landmark Center.

modernchairdesign 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Chair at the Design Center

carillontowerchina 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

The Carillon Tower at St John’s Cathedral next to the iconic Bank of China Building, designed by I.M. Pei.

takashimurakami 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Promotion for Takashi Murakami’s Flowers & Skulls exhibition.

giorgioarmanichina 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Illuminated signage outside the Giorgio Armani store.

haulageroompeaktram 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Gears in the Haulage Room at the Peak Tram.

VictoriaPeakviewdeck 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

The viewing deck at Victoria Peak.

VictoriaPeakviewcity 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

The beautiful view from Victoria Peak.

AKUrestaurant 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Woodwork at AKU Restauarant.

Chinabotanicalgardenfountain 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

The fountain at the Botanical Garden.

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A walkway through the Hong Kong Botanical Garden.

andanteminotti 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

A multi-panel screen at Andante Minotti

shanghaitang 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Lattice work at Shanghai Tang

mosaicfloor 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Mosaic Floor at Crocodile.

skyscraperads 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Sky-high branding.

intercontinentalhotelchina 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

An elaborate floral display in the Intercontinental Hotel lobby.

isquareceiling 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Ceiling at iSquare

isquarecurtain 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Looking out through a beaded curtain at iSquare.

viviennetamcutoutdress 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Cut-out dress by Vivienne Tam.

chinesecharacterclock 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

A clock featuring Chinese characters at Landmark Center.

funkylampchinastore 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Classic modern lighting at Artemide.

marcjacobschinafashion 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Holiday glamour by Marc Jacobs.

centralpierfloor 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

The floor at Central Pier.

fronasprincekidshoes 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Creative kid’s shoes at Frona’s Prince.

hongkongapplestore 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

The Apple Store occupied a prominent, modern space and drew crowds.

pringleofscotlandfashion 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Intricate knitted dress by Pringle of Scotland.

connaughtroad 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

A green space along busy Connaught Road.

maxmaracolorstory 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

A backdrop reminiscent of vertical blinds with a bold color story at Max Mara.

itretailchina 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Entrance to I.T. Retail Collection.

hongkongskyline 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

A view of Hong Kong Island skyline at nightfall.

kowloonmarket 35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

Art for sale at the Night Market, Kowloon.

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A Christmas display at The Peninsula Hotel.

What city or country most inspires YOUR home decor?

Tell us in the comments below!  Some of our team favorites include:  Tokyo, Amsterdam, New York, Las Vegas, Paris and Istanbul.

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Karin Jeske

About Karin Jeske

For the last 25 years, Karin Jeske has managed fashion-oriented product lines that have included textiles, apparel, home furnishings, home decor, accessories and floral. Karin has developed curated product lines for retailers of all sizes, from independent, local dealers to household name brands, and now Blinds.com. She enjoys travel, photography and tennis. She lives and works in Riverside, California.

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