Archive for the ‘luxury’ category

Marc by Marc Jacobs showroom by Jaklitsch / Gardner Architects, New York

October 22nd, 2012

The reinvention of the client’s original showroom space interprets the brand’s iconic palette of blue, “Marc Blue” shelving and stainless steel fixtures were designed to reflect the youthful vision of a maturing brand with a global reach.

Ralph Lauren store by Spacesmith, New York

October 3rd, 2012

Create three different but compatible shopping experiences for Men, Women and Lauren footwear within one showroom with a shared reception area’, that was the directive. The overarching spatial organization, scale and rhythm successfully achieved this goal.

Prada Men’s Corner at Printemps by Roberto Baciocchi, Paris

September 27th, 2012

Working with Prada architect Roberto Baciocchi has designed the recently opened men’s corner on the 2nd floor of the renowned Parisian department store Printemps.

Emporio Armani store, New York

September 26th, 2012

Emporio Armani is the Armani label’s contemporary line, and the new store feels urban and modern, with grey silk carpets and lots of glass. If there’s a certain Euro-sleekness to it, that’s no surprise—it shares an aesthetic with new Emporio Armani locations in Barcelona and Paris, and it was conceived by Giorgio Armani and his architects in Milan.

Dior Homme flagship store, New York

September 24th, 2012

Dior Homme reopened its flagship New York retail location at 17 E 57th Street. The newly renovated flagship location has undergone a complete redesign and expansion, showcasing Dior Homme’s distinct modern and traditional architectural aesthetic.

Alexander McQueen flagship store by Sarah Burton & David Collins Studio, London

September 19th, 2012

We are pleased to announce the opening of our new McQ Flagship Store in London. The new store concept was conceived by Sarah Burton at Alexander McQueen and realised together with David Collins Studio.

Burberry flagship store, London

September 17th, 2012

The 44,000 square-foot store is housed in a beautiful Grade II listed building, dating back to 1820. The historical features of the building are designed to contrast cleverly with the shop’s technological edge.

Miu Miu store by Roberto Baciocchi, Turin

September 11th, 2012

Miu Miu store by Roberto Baciocchi, Turin

Dior Homme Taipei 101 flagship store by Pure Creative, Taipei

September 10th, 2012

Dior Homme Taipei 101 flagship store by Pure Creative, Taipei

Louis Vuitton at Selfridges by Yayoi Kusama, London

September 3rd, 2012

Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama has created a concept store for Louis Vuitton at Selfridges in London.

Louis Vuitton Maison by Peter Marino, Shanghai

July 20th, 2012

The grand opening of the first Louis Vuitton Maison in Shanghai at Plaza 66 will be the 16th Maison worldwide and will further bring together the style and elegance of Louis Vuitton under one roof. Specially designed by architect Peter Marino, new design elements and custom- made furniture has been combined to create a unique and innovative Louis Vuitton experience.

Prada flagship store by Roberto Baciocchi, Taipei

July 20th, 2012

The curved store front blends harmoniously with the atrium’s double-height architecture. The entrances, windows and light boxes are framed in shiny marquina black marble and polished steel finishes.

Dior Taipei 101 flagship store by Pure Creative, Taipei

July 16th, 2012

In the store itself, neutral tones let the collections take the starring role: the leather goods and their fearless colors, the refined timepieces settings. Subtle touches of gold leaf add a warmly modern touch to the precision black and white Dior Homme spaces.

Prada flagship store by Roberto Baciocchi, Dubai

June 30th, 2012

Fashion brand Prada was already present in Dubai with a shop-in-shop at Saks Fifth Avenue. But in the boomtown that can only think in superlatives, a full-fledged flagship is the only way to go for any self-discerning luxury brand.

Balenciaga flagsip store, Paris

June 28th, 2012

Housed in a modern structure, the 300 sqm. retail space is sliced into separate sections by a series of partition walls, albeit alternated by slabs of concrete and with plentiful cut-outs, and at intervals also serving as display areas.

Topman personal shopping suite by Lee Broom, London

June 25th, 2012

Lee Broom has curated and designed a new Personal Shopping Suite for Topman’s Oxford Street flagship store. The state of the art suite launched on May 24th 2011 to meet the growing demand for men’s personal shopping appointments.

Montblanc flagship store, Beijing

June 21st, 2012

The Montblanc Beijing flagship is a 4-story store in the heart of Sanlitun. It will offer all Montblanc limited editions and the entire Princess Grace de Monaco collection.

Alexander Wang flagship store, Beijing

May 31st, 2012

The design of the retail space is a collab of Wang and Paris-based architect Joseph Dirand, and in terms of aesthetics it’s pretty much an extrapolation of the New York flagship store’s sleek concept, featuring a strong focus on raw materials with an emphasis on marble and bronze used in sculptural statements.

Salvatore Ferragamo flagship store, New York

May 30th, 2012

Salvatore Ferragamo’s Fifth Avenue flagship, the brand’s largest boutique has reopened on Friday April 6, after 13th weeks of renovation. The 20,000-square-foot space is now in perfect adequacy with Ferragamo Creative Director Massimiliano Giornetti’s aesthetic.

Ralph Lauren flagship store by Michael Neumann Architecture, Stockholm

May 22nd, 2012

Ralph Lauren opened a new store in Stockholm – its first flagship store in Scandinavia – designed by MNA in collaboration with Ralph Lauren Store Development, Architecture & Design.