Posts Tagged ‘London’

Gucci flagship store, London

November 17th, 2011

An extensive renovation, initiated by Gucci’s creative director Frida Giannini, has added a modern glitz to the brand’s flagship there that’s in sync with its new design concept.

Abercrombie & Fitch flagship store by Selldorf Architects, London

November 16th, 2011

The Abercrombie & Fitch 19,000 sf flagship store in London by Selldorf Architects.

Hugo Boss flagship store by Lewis and Hickey, London

October 28th, 2011

As part of their ‘OWN Retail’ expansion plans, Hugo Boss took possession of the entire ground floor and basement at 35-38 Sloane Sqaure, London. The 1,500m2 store is arranged over two floors and forms part of the ongoing regeneration of Sloane Square as a major retail destination.

Pressed Chair By Harry Thaler

October 28th, 2011

Pressed chair is a light, stackable metal chair designed by London based designer Harry Thaler. The minimalist metal chair is stamped out of a 2.5 mm aluminum sheet. The main feature of the design is that the chair is made with single material without any joints or fixtures.

Topman General store, London

October 27th, 2011

Furnished with some personal artifacts and customized in-house displays, the store is crowded with temporary art installations, frequent fashion and event updates. Housed in this two-floor space will be selected core pieces from Topman, Topman Design, Topman LTD, along with seasonal collaborations and limited edition art pieces.

Harvey Nichols window displays, London

October 14th, 2011

Harvey Nichols never fail to surprise me with their imaginative displays. I couldn’t get my camera out quicker to capture these Dali-esque surreal windows. I find them hard to describe, they’re just plain crazy.

Dover Street Market by Rei Kawakubo, London

October 11th, 2011

Dover Street Market is a retail space divided over six distinctive floors packed with avant-garde fashion, design and art objects. The focal point on the ground and first floor is ‘The Hut’, a large installation that doubles as a register and stock room.

Spencer Hart flagship store by Shed and Nick Hart, London

October 5th, 2011

A former bank in London’s Mayfair district has been revamped into a luxe menswear shop. The Spencer Hart flagship store has incorporated many of the space’s original features into its new design. Highly fenestrated windows, a stunning entrance portico and high bank ceiling have remained intact. The new focal point, however, is a circular hanging unit used to display ties and swatches.

Sony Centre by Dalziel and Pow, London

September 21st, 2011

A key element of the brief was to create a rationalised and effective customer journey across the store. The graphics package communicates the technology on offer, educating the customer and aiding selection.

Atrium by Studio RHE, London

September 9th, 2011

For the last twenty years, Atrium has been located in the base of the Centrepoint tower, the iconic building that once held the title of the tallest building in London. Recently Atrium has made a professional move away from modern furniture supply to selling the finest lighting products – a move that needed both explanation and celebration.

Ralph Lauren Rugby store in Covent Garden, London

September 7th, 2011

Ralph Lauren Rugby store in Covent Garden, London.

Anthem store by Fred Rigby, London

September 6th, 2011

Renowned fashion buyer Simon Spiteri, who is best known for launching Liberty’s internationally renowned menswear department has now embarked on a new retail outlet with Anthem. Compromised of a host of labels both local and international, with the likes of Folk and Oliver Spencer put against the likes of Comme des Garcons and Raleigh Denim.

Mackintosh flagship store by Wonderwall, London

August 30th, 2011

The first flagship store for the brand known for its rubberized coats opened on Mount street in London. The shop consists of two levels: the ground floor and the basement.

Harrods ladies shoe salon by Shed, London

August 25th, 2011

Taking inspiration from the Golden Age of Art Deco, sweeping curves and an imposing 30m illuminated ceiling feature give the department a real sense of place whilst directing customers on a journey of beautiful shoes in elegant surroundings.

McDonald’s flagship restaurant by SHH, London

August 23rd, 2011

SHH created a radical new and multi-award-winning flagship restaurant for McDonald’s, located only yards from London’s shopping epicentre – Oxford Circus. This 3-storey restaurant had to serve fast-moving convenience customers but also larger groups of young people, and particularly teenagers, who like to shop and socialise in Oxford Street.

Liberty of London, London

August 12th, 2011

Liberty of London go bananas with these funky, country life inspired windows. Back walls are painted sky blue, and hay stacks stand as props to a mix of denim, flower prints and girly pinks that are seeing on the mannequins.

Dock Kitchen restaurant by Here Design, London

August 4th, 2011

Here Design created the identity for the much-lauded Dock Kitchen restaurant in Ladbroke Grove, London.

Costa Coffee by Stiff + Trevillion Architects, London

July 29th, 2011

Stiff + Trevillion Architects designed the new Costa Caffe in London. “The brief with Costa Coffee was to develop a new concept to deliver to a younger, trendier, more cosmopolitan audience with the flexibility to change every part of the brand concept except the logo.

Topshop Oxford Circus flagship store by Dalziel and Pow, London

July 27th, 2011

After the success of our Topshop New York concept in 2009, the natural progression was to bring the design home to the UK and showcase it in Topshop’s Oxford Circus flagship. This store is a major shopping destination for Londoners and tourists alike.