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Vintage interiors for Explorer Lounge in Hong Kong

by Leona Liu on Dec 23, 2015 in Interiors
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Designed by Hong Kong-based firm  ID-entity Design, the Explorer Lounge launched by Jacada Travel showcases a collection of vintage interiors

Candace Campos, founder of ID-entity Design, took charge of the interior design for  luxury travel company Jacada Travel’s newly-launched Explorer Lounge at its Hong Kong office in Lyndhurst Terrace, Central.

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Founded in 2008 by Alex Malcolm, Jacada Travel focuses on unique and bespoke itineraries for travellers seeking a truly personal travel experience. "It was important for us to create an environment that echos the countries that Jacada's customers will visit. The Explorer Lounge will be a space where customers can touch, feel, and experience the journeys they will soon take," explains Campos.

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Around the lounge, traditional Khmer scarves from Cambodia, intricate hand-carved Maasai statues and iconic Maasai textiles from Tanzania, a shadow puppet from Vietnam, an African wooden handled fly swat made with real horse hair, a coffee table photography book from luxury safari company Singita, and natural beauty products from the Alila hotel group can be found.

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The space is also decked out with vintage maps, interesting trinkets, comfortable plush seats, lighting fixtures by the French industrial designer Sergio Mouille, and hand-woven tapestries from the Jacada team's travels.

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A pair of Kilin armchairs by the late Rio-born architect and designer Sergio Rodrigues also adorn the interior. With their leather sling-seats, they were chosen not only for their safari feel, but also crucially for their association with Rio de Janeiro – the city in which the concept for Jacada Travel was born.

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