Archive for March, 2012

Marks & Spencer window displays, Budapest

March 31st, 2012

Marks & Spencer window displays, Budapest

Yakiniku Master restaurant by Golucci International Design, Shanghai

March 31st, 2012

Designer Lee Hsuheng use of modern techniques to interpretation of the basic frame structure of traditional Japanese architecture, a large number of simple wooden framework of the performance aesthetics of building structures, the other showing the curve of the south of Chinese building roof with ink, the curve from the roof tiles in accordance with the beam the rack layer heightening, thereby emphasizing the beauty of this curve in the Chinese architecture construction almost incredible simple and natural.

Roll Lamp by Sébastien Cordoleani

March 31st, 2012

Spain-based french designer Sébastien Cordoleani has developed ‘Roll Lamp’, a collection of pendant lights made from a single strand of cork. To create the lamps, a thin and long pre-glued section of cork is rolled into different forms around the base of the light – a process which has no material wasted during production since no mould is needed.

Endless Spirit by BKK Architects, Melbourne

March 31st, 2012

Endless Spirit attempts to create a symbiotic relationship between the clothing and the fit out. There are no fixed internal walls; instead a continuous curtain element defines the change rooms and the entirety of the store’s internal skin.

Our Favorite Shop, Los Angeles

March 30th, 2012

Already open to customers, Our Favorite Shop (OFS) is a retail/creative space presented by CLAE. In addition to serving as a retail platform for the brand and for an assortment of creative products, the space will also house the brand’s creative studio.

AETHERstream moveable retail deployment by Thierry Gaugain

March 30th, 2012

There’s no question the Aether pop up shop, which the L.A.-based outfitter has dubbed the AETHER STREAM, is one of the most awesome moveable retail deployments I’ve ever seen. In concept the formula is simple, take a 34′ Airstream PanAmerica (originally made in Jackson Center, Ohio — what what), hire Paris-based designer Thierry Gaugain to make it look like a bad ass hybrid den / workshop and then attach it to an especially made Armbruster WWII canvas army tent.

Louis Vuitton window displays, Budapest

March 30th, 2012

Louis Vuitton window displays, Budapest

South St. Burger Co. by Jump Branding & Design Inc., Toronto

March 30th, 2012

Proving that commitment can overcome lack of experience in sustainable design, this project was designed to LEED Silver standards by designers with no prior LEED project involvement. Key to the endeavor was the integration of a multidisciplinary team early on with an independent commissioning agent.

Roadie collection by Karpenter

March 30th, 2012

Karpenter designed a collection of repurposed teak wood furniture that has the presence of rustic and vintage style with a twist of modern appeal. The collection provides innovative storage solutions where chest and shelf units are all on wheels so you can easily move them around.

Stone Island flagship store, London

March 30th, 2012

New location for the London flagship store. Stone Island moved to 79 Brewer Street, at the crossroads of Soho, Piccadilly Circus and Regent Street.

Valentina Barros window by Davis

March 30th, 2012

Valentina Barros window by Davis

Roden Gray store, Vancouver

March 30th, 2012

Canada’s Roden Gray has relocated to a larger space in Vancouver’s Gastown district. After four months of renovations, the 3000 sq ft, two level space is again ready to serve discriminating sartorialists and first time explorers alike.

Y-3 shop-in-shop, Berlin

March 29th, 2012

Y-3 arrives in Berlin, opening a shop-in-shop at the Mientus flagship, a high-end fashion hub in the leafy Charlottenburg district. The retailer has actually been carrying the brand since its inception back in 2003, but now the label has its very own branded space.

L.K.Bennett store, New York

March 29th, 2012

Last Friday, L.K.Bennett opened inside the Time Warner center. The British brand is known for its classic little dresses and trendy accessories, a combination that has made it a favorite with Kate and Pippa Middleton. Basically, this is where to shop if you’re looking to impress the world’s most imposing in-laws.

Lumina packaging design by Reé Chen

March 29th, 2012

A new cosmetic line, for shu uemura, targeting mature women over 50. The cosmetic is made with mineral ingredients, which also inspire the shape, color, and the form of the packaging design.
The line also offers refillable cosmetic cartridge to reduce the use of materials.

Tully’s Coffee Shop -Remm Kagoshima by Aiji Inoue & Yasuo Kanai, Kagoshima – Japan

March 29th, 2012

Tully’s Coffee Shop -Remm Kagoshima is located on the first floor of the high-grade hotel built in the typical shopping quarter “Tenmonkan” in Kagoshima. Thus, Tully’s was required to upgrade the facilities from the comparable Tully’s shops and correspond to providing breakfasts to the hotel guests.

Dolce & Gabbana visual merchandising 2012 spring, Milano

March 29th, 2012

Dolce & Gabbana visual merchandising 2012 spring, Milano

Alice Euphemia shop by Ben Edwards, Melbourne

March 29th, 2012

In redesigning a retail store in Melbourne, Australia, studio Edwards Moore attempted to create an indoor shopping terrain. The new Alice Euphemia design is focused on ‘the experiential,’ say Ben Edwards and Juliet Moore.

Prada flagship store by Roberto Baciocchi, Moscow

March 28th, 2012

The new outlet is one of its biggest in Europe, measuring approx 1,470 sqm. spread over three floors, and is designed by house architect Roberto Baciocchi Featuring Prada’s signature aesthtetics, the ground floor has a black + white marble chequered flooring, laid out in a kinetic design.

Hyundai Department Store by RTKL Associates, Daegu – Korea

March 28th, 2012

Following more than three years of design and construction, the highly-anticipated, 53,000-SM, 11-story Hyundai Department Store opened last August in Daegu, Korea, making it the largest department store for both the brand and the south east region of the country.