Archive for September, 2012

TEA SHOP! Twinings 216 Strand Tea Shop, London

September 30th, 2012

Thomas Twining bought Tom’s Coffee House on London’s Strand in 1706. The location of the shop was perfect as it straddled the border between Westminster and the City of London, an area that was newly populated with the aristocracy displaced by the Great Fire of London.

TEA SHOP! TeBella Tea Shop by Chris Rossi Studio, Tampa – USA

September 30th, 2012

TeBella Tea Shop interior design and branding-packaging by Chris Rossi Studio, Tampa – USA.

TEA SHOP! J-Tea retail by Benjamin Weachter, Eugene – USA

September 30th, 2012

J-Tea retail by Benjamin Weachter, Eugene USA

TEA SHOP! Tracy Stern SALONTEA, Vancouver

September 30th, 2012

Tracy Stern Salon Tea, Vancouver

Play Pot restaurant by Lim Tae Hee Design Studio, Seoul

September 30th, 2012

With the idea to break the barrier between interior and exterior space, designer Lim Taehee injected stereotypes of a typical street vendor into an interior space. Metaphorical road signs are used throughout, while potted flowers and industrial surfaces further enhance the ‘outdoor’ feeling.

TEA SHOP! Tea shop by Kristina Krutaya

September 30th, 2012

Tea shop by Kristina Krutaya

TEA SHOP! Great Wall Tea Company by Marianne Amodio, New Westminster – Canada

September 30th, 2012

A staggered array of 568 standard tea containers are magnetized to create tea storage, signage and an ever changing display of imagery. It also lends the tea shop their name: Great Wall Tea Company. The long linear walnut counter is designed as a nod to the bar, where patrons lounge, sip and socialize.

adidas windows display, Bangkok

September 30th, 2012

adidas windows display, Bangkok

Design Republic outlet store by Neri&Hu, Qingpu – China

September 30th, 2012

The new Design Collective is located in the outskirt of Shanghai in a town called Qingpu. Neri&Hu inherited an existing building and was given the task to completely redesign both the exterior and the interior without demolishing the existing structure.

Pharma Plus drug store by H Studio

September 30th, 2012

Pharma Plus drug store by H Studio

Sisley store by Arcabi Associates, Milan

September 29th, 2012

The predominant idea is to enhance displays with a “clarity of presentation” that enables customers to appreciate the looks proposed, and to choose their colour and size quickly and easily. Every detail, each element of the presentation, is designed to convey Sisley’s atmosphere of independence, where customers choose according to their own personality.

Platform identity by Substrakt

September 29th, 2012

Platform restaurant and bar in London Bridge came to Substrakt for an identity that could help tell the story of its ‘gate to plate’ dining experience.

Barber shop by Ard Hoksbergen, Amsterdam

September 29th, 2012

Amsterdam-based architect Ard Hoksbergen’s interior design of barber, a traditional shaving salon placed within a 19th-century shop in the downtown core of the capital city of the Netherlands.

Farage store by Greg Natale, Sydney

September 29th, 2012

Farage store by Greg Natale, Sydney

Brunner Fair Stand at Salone del Mobile by Ippolito Fleitz Group, Milan

September 28th, 2012

Brunner uses the occasion of the 2012 Milan Furniture Fair to present two new products: its ‘hoc’ stool and its ‘plot’ modular seating system. Ippolito Fleitz Group was commissioned once again to create a setting resembling an installation, an intense spatial experience in which to showcase Brunner’s new products.

Dear Me Brasserie & Deli brand identity by Daniel Ting Chong

September 28th, 2012

Dear Me is a all-day brasserie and deli in Cape Town, South Africa.

Fiu Fiu concept boutique by Mateusz Adamczyk & Marcin Kwietowicz, Warsaw

September 28th, 2012

Extra long gable house, looking like being freehand drawn by a child, is cut in three with red steel blades and slightly shifted to create complementary space for a cash desk, a fitting room and storage space.

Chez Patrick restaurant by Pure Creative, Hong Kong

September 28th, 2012

With the request for an intimate dining room space, Pure Creative worked around the concept of an imaginary private kitchen/residence and developed an eclectic space mixing classic French influences such as moulding, wooden arches and distressed oak flooring.

Modular Screen by Moorhead & Moorhead for Lerival

September 28th, 2012

Inspired in part by camouflage patterns, Modular Screen is a space-defining system of perforated panels comprised of a series of CNC milled layers, designed to de-emphasize the individual panel when the pieces are assembled together.

Vero Moda flagship store by Riis Retail, Aarhus – Denmark

September 28th, 2012

The 400 m2 flagship store serves as an important benchmark for the female fashion brands new store concept. Designed by Riis Retail and executed in a joined effort between design team, client and contractor the project sets new standards for combining interior design, functionality and visual merchandizing.