An Aesthetic Pursuit designs shoppable Airbnb in Maine - architecture and design

An Aesthetic Pursuit designs shoppable Airbnb in Maine



Brooklyn creative agency An Aesthetic Pursuit has designed a bold rental house in Maine with furniture and products that guests can purchase.
Available to rent on Airbnb, Pieces Homes is a "shoppable stay" experience created by An Aesthetic Pursuit to launch and showcase designs from its Pieces collection.

"The first Pieces Homes design-destination concept creates a 'shoppable stay' vacation property that allows guests to experience and fall in love with beautifully designed and crafted products," said An Aesthetic Pursuit.
The products furnish a 2,995-square-foot (278-square-metre) house built in Kennebunkport, Maine in 1878. The rental property has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen, and indoor and outdoor dining spaces.
The product line, which includes rugs, chairs and tables, is displayed alongside furniture and accent pieces from Swiss furniture company Vitra and designers Jasper Morrison and Alvar Aalto.
"By creating a destination vacation design experience, we eliminate the noise found in both traditional brick-and-mortar and digital retail settings," Pieces co-founder Jenny Kaplan said.

"This affords our guests a unique opportunity to fully immerse themselves in a space filled with the beautifully designed products from our incredible group of partners and from each of our Pieces collections," Kaplan added.
In addition to furnishing the space, the studio updated the interiors with colour and pattern. Walls and floors a...
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