Archive for the ‘cosmetics’ category

Bellísima beauty shop by Arquitectos Interiores, Villahermosa – Mexico

May 24th, 2012

Bellísima beauty shop by Arquitectos Interiores, Villahermosa – Mexico

Escentials concept store by Asylum, Singapore

May 24th, 2012

Breaking away from conventional cosmeceutical store, Escentials’ 2nd concept store at Marina Bay Sands takes its inspiration from a woman’s New York apartment.

Agent Provocateur’s L’AGENT Fragrance POS by Design4Retail, UK

May 21st, 2012

4R recently helped Designer Parfums launch 3 of their licensed fragrances for Agent Provocateur for the UK launch. Aim – to provide strong brand call out in store and all sites have the option to be used as consultant sites with members of staff.

Aesop store installation by Cheungvogl, Hong Kong

May 20th, 2012

Naturally aged timber from Chinese boats are reconfigured for an installation at the Aesop shop located in Lane Crawford, Hong Kong by Chinese/German architecture firm Cheungvogl. The planks, left in their original state, are made into two floating cabinets.

John Lewis Oxford Street Beauty Hall by gpstudio, London – Updated!

May 16th, 2012

gpstudio, the specialist retail design consultancy, has been appointed to help John Lewis give its Oxford Street Beauty Hall a multi-million pound make-over that will open its doors for the first time in May 2012.

Aesop store by Russell & George, Claremont

May 11th, 2012

Aesop store by Russell & George, Claremont

Aesop flagship store by Kerstin Thompson Architects, Melbourne

May 5th, 2012

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Aesop has added a brand new flagship in downtown Melbourne to its stellar range of stores. Designed in collaboration with Kerstin Thompson Architects, the shop design takes cues from next door’s Athenaeum Club, a posh meeting place for gents from a bygone era.

Max Wine Gallery by Antonio Rico_architecte, Bordeaux

April 25th, 2012

Max Wine Gallery by Antonio Rico_architecte, Bordeaux

Mußler „Home of Beauty“ by DIA – Dittel Architekten, Stuttgart

April 18th, 2012

The parfumery Mußler has moved into its new Home of Beauty at Wernlinstraße in the western part of Stuttgart. On about 80 sqm DITTEL I Architekten designed a holistic concept by focussing the integration of an antique asset of furniture and a calm pattern of shelves.

MAC Cosmetics store by Pinkeye, Liège

April 7th, 2012

MAC Cosmetics store by Pinkeye, Liège

Kiehl’s Retail Store and Spa 1851, New York

April 1st, 2012

With such features as operable windows, reclaimed red oak flooring, and low-VOC finishes, this space embodies the brand identity of natural, time-honored techniques while the historic building preservation honors the store‘s roots as an apothecary since 1851. Built to LEED Gold standards, the project involved coordination between retail, architect, and MEP teams even before design development.

“SUPER by Dr. Nicholas Perricone” store by Janis Bell Design, Malibu

March 23rd, 2012

Offering a simple, fresh, clean, and modern environment, the design firm used the retailer‘s colorful product packaging as the focus of the space and incorporated the brand‘s visual elements with oversized graphic images in vinyl.

ARITAUM flagship store by URBANTAINER, Seoul

February 27th, 2012

ARITAUM flagship store by URBANTAINER, Seoul

Shiseido The Ginza by Klein Dytham Architects, Ginza

February 1st, 2012

SHISEIDO THE GINZA was newly opened at the crossing of Hanatsubaki-dori and Ginza Chuo Street in May 2011. There have been the Select Shop and Beauty Salon at the same place. But at the occasion of reconstruction of the building, SHISEIDO THE GINZA was opened using from the 1st to 3rd floors.

Aesop store by Ciguë, London

January 15th, 2012

Hot on the heels of the opening up shop in Southwark, the newest Aesop store opens its doors in the bustling Soho area. This time the australian cosmetics brand has collaborated with Ciguë, the paris-based architecture + design practice which also collaborated on the pop-up shop at Merci and the Marais Boutique.

GRATiEA Cosmetics shop by Tima Winter Inc., Las Vegas

January 2nd, 2012

GRATiEA Cosmetics is the start of something new on Fremont St. in Las Vegas. Providing a warm and soothing environment to test and sample organic cosmetics, TWInc. used custom light boxes and warm LED lighting to create a minimal but cozy retail space.

Cosmême Shop by Curiosity, Koshigaya – Japan

December 22nd, 2011

Recently opened in the city of Koshigaya, Japan, Cosmême is a high-end cosmetics shop designed by Curiosity studio. Cosmême is the first large sized self-selection shop to open in Japan, selling prestigious international cosmetic brands that are usually sold exclusively in department stores,’ say designers at Curiosity studio.

Aesop installation by Cheungvogl, Hong Kong

December 13th, 2011

Hong Kong-based Cheungvogl Architects created an installation for beauty brand Aesop which was on display within Hong Kong’s I.T Hysan One flagship store. The commission was a continuation of the company’s reputation for presenting their product in architecturally remarkable retail spaces.

Hormeta flagship store by Tima Winter Inc., Las Vegas

November 29th, 2011

The Hormeta Flagship Store in Harrah’s Las Vegas is the first store dedicated to the exclusive Swiss cosmetic company. Designed by Tima Bell of TWInc., the store attempts a play between spaces of transparency and movement.

Aesop Ginza by Schemata Architecture Office, Tokyo

November 11th, 2011

A quaint storefront in Ginza, Japan has been transformed into ‘Aesop Ginza’, a beauty retail shop by japanese practice Schemata Architecture Office. The original masonry facade and stairway for the upper level tenants was retained and carried into the interior of the 38 square meter space, integrating the material into the product display shelves.