Social Climbing at Wellington’s Matterhorn

Wallpaper features newly refurbished Wellington bar The Matterhorn in its global navigator. In a piece entitled ‘The heart of the matter’ the bar is the hub of a cosmopolitan revivified Wellington. Surveying the reworkings of architect Allistar Cox on the legendary Cuba Mall spot that’s been going strong since the Lamington days of the early 60s, Wallpaper finds a stylishly modern cavern hinting at Frank Lloyd Wright and 1920s cocktails. It’s the only place, of course, to drink Feijoa infused 42 Below vodka.


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Sabine Marcelis Wallpaper Designer of the Year

Sabine Marcelis Wallpaper Designer of the Year

Between fountains for Fendi, donut-shaped rugs, and a takeover of Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion, New Zealand-raised designer Sabine Marcelis has widened the spectrum of what light, glass and resin…