DIOR, burned wood chic concept by Dzmitry Samal

04 July 2011 by retail design blog 1 comment »

“DIOR, burned wood chic”, The concept bottle of men’s fragrance for Dior, realized with using of semi-burned wood, covered with resin to protect and to boost structure. The combination between the texture of burned wood, shinny metal and transparency of the glass create very rich and unexpectable mix, which underline the value and positioning of the brand.

ESPRIT Flagship Store by J. Tucci, New York

03 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

The complex retail build-out included the construction of 18,000 square feet of sales floor in a three-story retail building, including a finished basement and two full floors on the first and second levels. The project design, required a compressed work schedule and a series of logistical issues that impacted the project schedule, including an alteration of the building to allow for a unique high-design staircase, a focal point of the modern store design.

GAS flagship store, Berlin

03 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Designed for the most representative GAS locations, it’s a concept of “sartorial” architecture, based on maximizing the uniqueness and spirit of the space itself and aimed at creating synergy with the brand through the use of its distinctive elements. The existing space has been refurbished valorising the original architectural structure, using a range of reclaimed materials and objects that have been taken out of their original context and injected with new and original meaning.

Qi Urban Lobby Wellness Centre by Manada, Mexico City

03 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Mexican architectural firm manadaº has recently completed the Qi Urban Lobby, it was designed to archive a harmony and balance sense to new wellness centre in Mexico City.

William Rast Global Retail Rollout

03 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

William Rast, the premium denim and contemporary sportswear brand, cofounded by Justin Timberlake and his friend Trace Ayala, unveiled its fusion of a Hollywood lifestyle with Tennessee roots in three California stores that opened Nov. 1, heralding the launch of 40 to 50 units by 2012.

Diesel concept store, Tokyo Shibuya

02 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Diesel concept store, Tokyo Shibuya

Ann Demeulemeester Shop by Mass Studies, Seoul

01 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

The site is located in an alley, at a block’s distance from Dosandae-ro – a busy thoroughfare in Seoul’s Gangnam district – in close proximity to Dosan Park. Primarily residential in the past, the neighborhood is undergoing a rapid transformation into an upscale commercial district full of shops and restaurants.

Donato Salon + Spa Shops at Don Mills, Toronto (A.R.E Awards)

01 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Striving to create a luxurious, modern space with a touch of majesty, designers created a boutique experience in Donato’s flagship location. The salon’s reception area features a marble reception desk and shaded chandeliers reflecting from a backdrop mirror set in black matte wall detailed with moulding.

Eyewear from the Beginning to the Future, Grand Central Terminal, New York City (A.R.E Awards)

01 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Designers of this unique eyewear display set up to rethink the glass display case “as a fractured but still iconic and representative model of movement and connection in urban spaces.” A large, abstracted convex glass lens was cut by a series of vectors connecting various architectural and programmatic elements in Vanderbilt Hall.

Jean Prouve by G-Star RAW Exhibition

01 July 2011 by retail design blog 1 comment »

The designs of French designer and artisan Jean Prouve will be in display in a new exhibition that opened today in Germany. Consisting of several furniture designs, the collection comes from Jean Prouve’s recent collaboration with furniture company Vitra.

Betty Barclay CHIC design by Interbrand Hamburg

01 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

As one of the leading international ladies wear companies, the Betty Barclay brand stands for high quality, modernity, superiority and authority – a lifestyle that combines business and pleasure. These characteristics are reflected in the brand and packaging design created for the new Betty Barclay fragrance.

Nomination by Studio 63, Venice

01 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Italy-based Studio 63 Architecture + Design recently has completed Nomination Venice interior project in Venice Italy. Nomination stores have been opened in Vienna, Shanghai, Beijing Hanover and next opening in Milan.

QUIN MGX lamp

01 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Transform any space with the mystical Quin.MGX lamp, created so that our eyes are lead along many swooping paths of light, from triangles to pentagons and back again. Whether suspended above a bed or resting on the sidebar in a living room, the Quin.MGX will captivate people’s imagination and leave them transfixed.

Nike Vapor Strobe Eyewear by James Owen

01 July 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

James Owen Design and Nike teamed up to create fresh new packaging and eyewear cases for the Nike Vapor Strobe Eyewear product. We love the continuity of the design from the product design, the case, and the packaging design, the used of the green and black on every element (even a tiny hint of it on the case).

Ferrari Store by Massimo Iosa Ghini, Milan

30 June 2011 by retail design blog 2 comments »

This elegant conceptual futurism is underscored by the sense of movement induced with modern multimedia, creating at once a space that evokes the fluid lines and forceful dynamism of the Ferrari racecar.

Haus of Gaga Concept by Tanner Glaves

30 June 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

“This design aimed to bring Lady Gaga’s concert merchandise and visual system to the same high levels of artistic merit found within the scope of her ground breaking live performances, including a unique packaging system, which most concert merchandise seems to lack.

Ensayar by Adrianopoulos + Associates, Athens

30 June 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Creating a unique space, but harmonious and relaxing was the main goal in the procedure of creating “ENSAYAR”, in Athens- Greece. Thousands of ropes hanging from the ceiling and the reflection of light between them is the first impression of a space that had to be the ideal background and support for the merchandise but at the same time not common to what a retail store is usually like.

G-Star Raw ferry

30 June 2011 by retail design blog 1 comment »

Denim brand G-Star Raw‘s interior design team has fitted out a ferry on the river Amstel in Amsterdam.

The Albert Reichmuth Wine Store by OOS, Zurich

30 June 2011 by retail design blog 1 comment »

Always considered to be an insider’s secret among wine lovers in the past, the Albert Reichmuth wine store is now opening its first showroom accessible to the public at Feldstrasse 62 in Zurich. “LA GALERIE DU VIN” is both a sales as well as a wine tasting and seminar venue and aims to appeal to regular customers and passers-by alike. The spatial layout and staging by OOS reflect the store’s values and traditions and let the wine bottles speak for themselves.

Van’s OFF THE WALL!

30 June 2011 by retail design blog No comments »

Bellevue Square Van’s store is displaying the classic and the current sneakers! I personally like the way they do the window display.