Runway is a brand new concept within furniture for waiting-, public- and reception areas. By just a few elements this system allows you to create unique, homorganic and graphic units. Alternatively these universal units can be put together in larger and in principal endless setups in large public spaces.
Identity system and art direction for acclaimed British fashion designer Jamie Bruski Tetsill. Developed to portray his ethos as a designer with a back to basics philosophy that utilises geometric forms and structures. Design implementation applied to Lookbook, Stationery, Tape & Posters.
Celebrating the launch of its biggest flagship store in all of asia while raising its profile in one of the most booming luxury markets there, burberry recently pulled off a prestigious hi-tech showcase at Beijing’s television center. Around 1,000 guests viewed Burberry’s latest collection on gigantic video screens while actual models strutted their stuff on a catwalk, alternated by holograms of models through virtual image technology. The new flagship at Sparkle Roll Plaza is big, a whopping 12,500 sq.ft. to be precise, and is designed according to the brand’s newest specifications as set by its creative director Christopher Bailey. It comes fully equipped with the latest in technology, including touchscreens for customers and ipads for staff.
It is risky to try to express luxury for an 18-28-year-old, wealthy male audience – and not turn them totally off. Rafael de Cardenas of New York’s Architecture at Large took on this challenge with the rebuilding of Ubiq Philadelphia, the destination of choice for sneakerheads from far and wide.
A selection of students from JAK Akademie for Fashion Design in Hamburg, are in a visual merchandising contest. Students were asked to create 10 different window displays based on a theme they are given for that day. They are working with merchandising fixtures provided by ALU.
Cloud Softlight creates an undulating overhead canopy of soft luminous forms. Group cloud mobiles (small, medium or large) or cloud pendants to create vast cloudscapes flowing in a unique topography, tailored to the individual space they are shaping.
There can never be enough of great designs, especially when that’s a nice identity design with lots of elements. And when this design is for a new Russian premium and luxury clothing brand. My hat off for province for such a great work, a thoroughlt designed identity, when not a single element is missed, and even buttons are given their own unique style… Lots of work, lots of creativity, and lots of applause for this great identity design.
Located in the main walking direction between the famous forum des Halles and the Centre Pompidou, the Puma flagship store on Boulevard de Sébastopol reopened after a complete redesign in april 2011.
We usually find tropical sun-drenched beaches more alluring, but this season one euro resort briefly managed to trigger our interest. Last weekend the Hague’s coastal suburb of Scheveningen played host to a two-day H&M pop-up store full of summer goodies.
The incredibly innovative Hyper Island WeSC window display may be simple in execution, but it will surely make a huge impact on passersby.
Interwoven, resin-impregnated fibres recall the texture of baskets. The vision interweaves light and material through contrasting bands of full and empty space, differently distributed according to how the lamp will be used. It recalls the warm touch of fabric and creates a highly suggestive visual and tactile sensory effect.
‘Gorge’ is a coffee table with a shape of a gorge. Designing it, I strived to put it in a form so that elements composing of a table such as a top board and legs may become one element, not individual elements. The shape of a gorge folded in a V shape itself plays a structural role of supporting the top board of the table, and plays a role of holding/ keeping magazines or books as well as completing an aesthetic form of the table.
Hayashi, a luxury fashion business based in Frankfurt am Main, distributes high fashion and avantgarde clothing from Scandinavia. In addition to a geometrically-reduced wordmark, we developed a visual system based on striking collages which exemplified Hayashi’s progressive ambition of presenting fashion as art.
Houdini develops sportswear that offers comfort regardless of the weather or level of exertion. Their products include base-layer clothing like micro-fiber undershirts and boxers, T-shirts and insulating long johns. What they needed from Propeller was packaging that would communicate their values and make them stand out in stores.
The Aurora Modern Pendant Light has hand blown glass curves which represent the roundness of the earth’s horizon line with an inspiring glow of warm light running through the center. Each Niche Modern Aurora pendant is hand made in New York with great care and is ideal for both hospitality lighting or residential lighting.
The Foglie design is inspired by nature. The designer says: “I did not set out to copy nature but to bear witness to its magnificence. What is so amazing about nature is the intrinsic force contained in every plant which blossoms in the spring.”
Red Wing Shoes opened its first official store in the Netherlands on July 22nd. Together with denim boutique Tenue de Nîmes the American brand set up shop in the distinctive Reestraat, carrying a substantial assortment of Red Wing shoes as well as various accessories.