It was a straightforward brief given to
The law firm, with offices in Brussels and Courtrai, wanted their new 140-square-metre space to exude “authenticity and honesty.” De Feyter looked for materials that radiated warmth, confidence and unity but also decisiveness and professionalism. He quickly came up with the idea of pure and honest materials such as
It is perhaps this simple combination of authentic materials that makes the fit-out so striking. Dark walnut features extensively, a rich timber which feels safe and secure. Teamed with the contemporary application of the fine black steel framing, the space imbues modern elegance but also the gravitas befitting a law firm.
The pared back, minimalist interior, with its simple colour palette of whitewashed surfaces, contrasts against the dark oak veneers in the kitchen joinery. Slabs of dark green