ESPA at the Istanbul Edition: Reception Area Detail

The handmade decorative curtain behind the reception desk is composed of 529 crystals across 69 rows of bronze chains. "Crystals connote healing and balance and we wanted to showcase that when you enter the reception area," says Hutchins. "They really glow and the lighting reflects off the facets, creating shadow play."


Anonymous's picture

Does anyone know what kind of

Does anyone know what kind of curtain this is called? I'm trying to find something similar for a Salon and Spa I work at and I am finding nothing that resembles this. Any help would be great! Thanks!
Lisa Sweetingham's picture

Hi there, Thanks for your

Hi there,
Thanks for your posting. HBA London, the designers behind the new ESPA simply called it a crystal curtain -- which is kind of a "duh" answer to your question. But since this curtain was actually handmade for ESPA, it's a one-of-a-kind creation. If you're interested in reaching the spa designers to find out more, you can try emailing Nathan Hutchins, the lead designer for this project, at HBA's website is
Good luck and let us know how it goes!

-the eds.