If you’ve picked up the latest issue of enki (Volume 4) you would have seen our Working with friends feature based on the booming trend for beautifully designed co-working spaces. If the likes of WeWork, Makerversity and The Department Store whet your appetite for this cool new way of working, you’ll be happy to know that we’ll be adding to this list on an international level too here on enkimagazine.com.
First up, we’re talking Forge & Co (based in Shoreditch, London) and the wonderful The Wing, a work and community space exclusively for women. Don’t forget to check back to see what other spaces we add in…
Female co-working space, The Wing, has four current locations in the US (Flatiron New York, Soho New York, Brooklyn, Washington, D.C. and, later on this year, a space in San Francisco).
Their mission? ‘The professional, civic, social, and economic advancement of women through community.’
The design: Trust us when we say you’ll love each The Wing spaces’ beautifully designed and sociable atmosphere. You’ll want to spend a lot of time here.
Discover more about The Wing here.
Forge & Co
Forge & Co provides ‘’social working’ spaces for an always-on culture’. With their flagship store located on Shoreditch High Street, and offering everything from all-day long casual dining, public lounge areas and cool co-working spaces, Forge & Co is a great place to set up everything from a team meeting to scheduling in some quality work time in a welcoming environment.
The design: You’ll love the individual hand-crafted desks and their enclosed studios, not to mention the contemporary decor that runs throughout. Plus, don’t forget to book yourself in for brunch or lunch either, as The Modern Grill Lounge & Bar serves up some delicious dishes.
Discover more about Forge & Co here.
Photography credit: Moxey and Deane