Mossy alphabet by Ooli Mos

22 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

I was inspired by such simple and ordinary things as mosses and lichens. Maybe they are not as magnificent and beautiful as trees and flowers, but they are really old and they have so many different and interesting forms! I think they have something from animal nature.

Van Dijk fashion store by Ooze, Rotterdam

22 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

The Van Dijk fashion store lies on the ground floor of a 19th century Dutch style city building in a typically very long and narrow space. The shop presents itself as an extension of the street rather than a separate luxury unit. A frameless pane of glass contributes to this blurring of the threshold between inside and out. It sets the interior space as an extension of the streetscape.

Concrete Wall collection wallpapers by Tom Haga

22 August 2011 by retail design blog 1 comment »

The Concrete Wall collection is the result of photographing raw and refined concrete walls, raw cinder block walls and even grafitti, in locations right across Norway. The imagery used in this unique wallpaper is based on high-resolution photography and custom manipulation.

Salvor Projects shop by Ross Menuez & Nick Dine, New York

22 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Salvor Projects’ Ross Menuez was an industrial designer (an award-winning one, no less) before making the jump into fashion. So no chance he would settle for a regular bricks-and-mortar space when he decided to open Salvor’s first retail store, just down the block from his studio on New York’s Lower East Side.

Top pendant lamp by Zero

22 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

White or black painted metal. Diffuser in matt acrylic. The angle of the shade can be adjusted with a wire.

TRE side tables by Arco

22 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

A family of small, playful and functional side tables, (available in three different heights with a table-top in three different sizes and three choices of material) and low tables. Arco uses wood leftovers for these tables, thus optimally utilizing our durable, yet scarce resources.

LIFEwithBIRD concept store by Wonder, Melbourne

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Set within the historic backdrop of Melbourne’s GPO, the concept store for local fashion label LIFEwithBIRD explores a monochromatic texture base palette combined with streamlined custom fittings. The retail space takes on the experience of a gallery, showcasing the modern classic designs of the clothing.

ALTER concept store by 3Gatti Architecture Studio, Shanghai

19 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

The ALTER concept store, designed by Francesco Gatti, is the result of a daring venture by its owner, Sonja Long, to open a shop with the creations of European fashion designers (still unknown in the Far East) in the trendiest, most design-oriented part of Shanghai.

Sign chaise longue by MDF Italia

19 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Armchair and chaise longue. Seatings for indoor and outdoor in polyamide lacquered in gloss white, red, yellow and black. Four kinds of small feet suitable for any floor for outdoor and indoor use.

Hairstyling Nafi by ZMIK, Basel

19 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

The redesign subdivides the space into two zones, which are separated by a sharp border. The two areas strongly contrast in their function as well as in their spacial atmosphere.

Spinning Light by Benjamin Hubert

19 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

These elegant pendant lights are one of his latest creations. Benjamin Hubert tries to take a material led approach to everything he designs. In the case of Spinning Light Tall and Spinning Light Wide, the material and process was metal spinning.

Chocolate Research Facility branding & interior design by Asylum

19 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Consider it a world’s first: Chocolate bars offered in 100 different flavours. Conceptualized by a serious chocolate lover, this new brand and concept boutique-cum-cafe draws focus to chocolates – both in taste and packaging.

Expanded Cork Isolation by van Avermaet

19 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

The corkboard material is a natural product (vegetal) originating from cork. The cells of the expanded cork, contain 50% of air, are waterproof and are expandable. The Corkboard is not only a thermal but also a phonic and vibratic insulator.

Sass & Bide store by Akin Creative, Sydney

19 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Akin creative just finished a shop for Sass & Bide in Sydney.

Numero bar by Isay Weinfeld arquiteto, São Paulo

18 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Numero bar was built on a very narrow and long strip of land in the Jardins area, in São Paulo. A walkway runs from the street through a hallway/tunnel fully covered in mirrors, leading to the main hall.

Nike Sportswear Spring Summer 2010 by e-design & communication gmbh

18 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Not the idea but an honest, modern and high-quality product is the focus of the Nike Sportswear Spring/ Summer 2010 Press Pack. The aim is to inform the press of the innovative novelties of the current collection and to inspire them.

Uscari by Greg Natale Design, Sydney

18 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Uscari is a raw, effortlessly sophisticated new fashion label. The flagship store design retains a certain restrained elegance, with minimal but impeccable detail.

Lili table by addinterior

18 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

With a distinctive appealing sculptural shape LILI is reminding a water lily. The soft and harmonious connection between table top and frame creates anelegant curve made possible by highly precise construction and assembly technique.

Zeppelin cocoon lamp by Marcel Wanders

18 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Amongst all the lists, there is a list of 10 best lamps in the world. I am one of the many who shares hope and pride to the fact that it was possible for one man to design at least 5 out of 10 on the list. One of the lamps on the list must be Achille Castiglioni’s cocoon lamp he designed in the early 60s.

Twisted frozen yoghurt store by Morris Selvatico, Bondi Beach

18 August 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

With store number one located in world renowned Bondi Beach, Morris Selvatico wanted to create an interior that would stand out from the crowd and provide a springboard for the brand to rollout stores across the nation.