Foreplan Cafe / Seoul / Demas Rusli

Inspired by the world of architecture, Foreplan Cafe provides a welcoming space where patrons can unwind and draw inspiration from their surroundings. Designed to evoke the ambiance of an architectural practice, Foreplan Cafe’s interior is characterized by its minimalist decor and cozy atmosphere, inviting guests to relax and enjoy a moment of respite from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Photographed by Demas Rusli

As you step inside Foreplan Cafe, you’re greeted by the warm glow of natural light streaming in through the large windows and skylights formed by a lattice timber lined roof structure, illuminating the space and creating a tranquil ambiance. The interior is adorned with subtle nods to architecture, including the centralised vaulted ceiling with exposed steel truss and curated displays of design sketches and models. Cutting mats and yellow trace line the tables, reminiscent of the tools and materials found in an architectural office, while desk lamps provide soft illumination for guests to work or linger over a cup of coffee. Open shelving showcases architectural books and magazines, inviting patrons to browse and explore, while drawings drawers offer a peek into the creative process.

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At the heart of the cafe, a bustling coffee bar serves as the focal point, where skilled baristas craft specialty drinks with care and precision. From classic espresso to creamy cappuccinos, each beverage is expertly prepared to ensure a delightful coffee experience for every guest. Beyond its charming decor and delicious coffee, Foreplan Cafe offers a space for creativity and inspiration to flourish. Each seat is like sitting in an architectural practice from decades ago when drawing tables and yellow trace characterised an architectural practice. Whether you’re a coffee lover, design enthusiast, or simply looking for a cozy spot to relax, Foreplan Cafe invites you to experience the intersection of coffee and creativity in the heart of Seoul.

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