Archive for the ‘spaces’ category

Volume store by Studio Ginger, Doncaster Melbourne

May 4th, 2012

Volume store by Studio Ginger, Doncaster Melbourne

Australasia restaurant by Michelle Derbyshire & Edwin Design, Manchester

May 4th, 2012

Australasia restaurant by Michelle Derbyshire & Edwin Design, Manchester

HAIRDRESSER! Facto Royale Salon by Igor Ferreira, Lisbon

May 4th, 2012

A salon in Lisbon, Portugal, combines second-hand Japanese furniture with 5000 Swarovski crystals and 50 plaster hands. ‘Like most shops I design, I try to surprise the customer by not making too obvious what is sold – almost like an art installation in a gallery,’

Stella Cadente concept store by Atelier du Pont, Paris

May 4th, 2012

Clothed in glass from top to toe, the boutique stands out from the sober lines of the Boulevard Beaumarchais due to its gilded metal frontage. This new Parisian space breaks with the conventions of usual stores. Inside it is cylindrical, broken into two ellipses.

IWC Schaffhausen flagship boutique, New York

May 3rd, 2012

IWC has now given us something special, their first US and New York City boutique, a 3,000-plus-square-foot, bi-level space which carries on the company’s special tradition with IWC’s classic collection of fine timepieces, as well as an assortment of limited-edition models.

Schrannenhalle marketplace by Oliv Architekten Ingenieure, Munich

May 3rd, 2012

With a unique concept consisting of a mixture of retail business and gastronomy, the new Schrannen Halle in Munich breaks new ground. Customers can now move freely around the different market stalls, thus experiencing a new product presentation.

Paul & Joe store by Doherty Lynch, Sydney

May 3rd, 2012

Paul & Joe store by Doherty Lynch, Sydney

Wanner Fashion store by Heikaus, Schwäbisch Hall – Germany

May 3rd, 2012

Wanner Moden is a high fashion store in Schwäbisch Hall / Germany with brands such as bugatti and Gerry Weber.

Puma store by Plajer & Franz Studio, Munich

May 3rd, 2012

Theatinerstrasse is Munich’s famous shopping promenade and home to Puma’s new redesigned store. Plajer & Franz Studio under the direction of Ales Kernjak (head of global store concepts, Puma Retail ag) gave the shop a thorough makeover and filled the 326 sqm space with a dose of joy, innovation, simplicity as well as various local influences.

Vipp flagship store by Morten Bo Jensen, Copenhagen

May 2nd, 2012

The Danish design company Vipp – best known for the Vipp pedal bin designed back in 1939, where Holger Nielsen made the first bin for his wife’s hairdressing salon. Today Vipp bins are found in design stores all over the world as well as in some design museums among other the Moma in New York.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – LIQUID_LIGHT by Hopf & Wortmann for Next

May 2nd, 2012

The different shapes of LIQUID_LIGHT offer a warm and diffuse light for any space. Illuminated drops float weightlessly in the air, run down a wall, build a soft rain of light or melt out of the ceiling like a viscid fluid.

Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

May 2nd, 2012

The aim was to create a space that will transport diners to a corner of Italy where tradition, good food and the warmth of the “Ristorante” dining experience with decades of tradition and transformation could be noticed in every detail.

Yogism Frozen Yogurt by Notion Design, Dublin

May 2nd, 2012

Occasionally you get the chance to be in at the birth of an idea, to help craft how that idea looks, feels, sounds & communicates. The creation of Yogism, a new frozen yogurt chain & brand, put us slap bang in this position.

Streets of Georgetown store by Jeffrey Hutchison, Washington, D.C.

May 2nd, 2012

Residing in a Federal-style Georgetown carriage house, the details throughout the space that Hutchison mindfully preserved creates a narrative connection to the history of the area, while updating the overall feel with modern elements. The 6,000 square foot retail space is divided into two floors, with an additional 2,000 square foot floor for storage.

HAIRDRESSER! Permy Mi Jang Won salon by M4 Interior Design, Suji-gu – Korea

May 1st, 2012

M4 Interior Design Architecture have designed the Permy Mi Jang Won salon in Suji-gu, Korea.

HAIRDRESSER! TROOVE Salon by Hiroyuki Miyake, Gifu – Japan

May 1st, 2012

In Gifu, about 400km west of Tokyo, a beauty salon reflects how Japanese society is questioning its necessities after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. The space is divided into two sections: in the fore-front is a waiting room with concrete walls and a single couch.

HAIRDRESSER! Hair strand by Lior Vaknin, Rehovot – Israel

May 1st, 2012

The hair strand project started its way by considering the idea of what a hair strand is and what kind of insights it can provide for designing the interior space of the barber shop. Hair has a particular geometry and dynamics derived from natural law.

HAIRDRESSER! Hartung Saloon by mima architects, Pécs – Hungary

May 1st, 2012

There was a young principal who was interested in contemporary design and wanted to have a dynamic, bright hairdressing saloon with simple forms. Finally a farflung, monochrome and as the function allowed minimalist interior was born.

HAIRDRESSER! Georgios Doudessis Hair Salon by Xylo & Design, Athens

May 1st, 2012

The hair salon is located inside the Golden Hall shopping center in Maroussi. It is a long and narrow space with a particularly high ceiling and limited forefront. Therefore, the arrangement we chose for the store is far different from the usual one, where the store window serves as the boundary between the private and the public space.

HAIRDRESSER! Facto Royale Salon by Igor Ferreira, Lisbon

May 1st, 2012

A salon in Lisbon, Portugal, combines second-hand Japanese furniture with 5000 Swarovski crystals and 50 plaster hands. ‘Like most shops I design, I try to surprise the customer by not making too obvious what is sold – almost like an art installation in a gallery,’