Posts Tagged ‘luxury’

Hermès store relocation by Rdai, London – UK

March 29th, 2017

Amidst the current retail frenzy, the house of Hermès has also raised its profile, relocating its boutique in the swanky neighbourhood of Belgravia a few blocks down the road to premises almost double the size. It’s set across two floors of a listed 1950s building, and the interior design by Paris-based architecture practice Rdai is predictably lavish and elegant.

Louis Vuitton store renewal by Jun Aoki and Peter Marino, Hong Kong

March 22nd, 2017

Upon entering the premises, plush settings by Peter Marino, another longtime collaborator of the luxury brand, unfold across two expansive floors, featuring a string of homey seating arrangements surrounded by custom-made shelving, displays, and curated pieces of art.

Les parfums Louis Vuitton Pop-up store, Hong Kong

March 15th, 2017

Les Parfums Louis Vuitton has opened on the ground floor of the Venue’s atrium sections, featuring a bowl-shaped structure crafted from opaque glass on an elevated platform.

Balenciaga store by Gonzalez Haase, Paris – France

March 14th, 2017

Following last year’s launch of a brand new Balenciaga boutique in Los Angeles – the first major retail endeavour under the supervision of the Georgian designer – its flagship store at homebase Paris has now been fully revamped according to the latest design codes.

Omorovicza beauty room by Hello Flamingo, London – UK

March 13th, 2017

The back splash to the ornate sink was gilded in gold leaf to add to the luxury feel. Sumptuous curtains cover the windows and a vinyl of the company logo adorns one wall, which faces a wall of brass picture frames filled with black and white imagery of Hungarian architecture.

CABaN Hayama store by David Guarino, Kyoto – Japan

March 7th, 2017

The retail space expresses the theme of a luxury resort, boasting a warm atmosphere thanks to the use of natural materials — primarily wood — used throughout. The French-born, Japan-based creative turned to his previous work on the waterfront CABaN café, lounge and terrace, by employing the palettes he used in that build to construct the supporting columns found throughout the lifestyle shop.

ZANADU Travel Experience Space by Shishang Architecture, Shanghai – China

February 28th, 2017

ZANADU decided to create a permanent space where customers can experience their travel products in innovative ways, including VR technology. Value Retail, the world’s largest operator of luxury outlets, offered ZANADU a 600sqm space at the newly opened Shanghai Village in Shanghai Pudong, right next to Disney.

B-No7 store by CuldeSac, Moscow – Russia

February 25th, 2017

Materials such as steel, brass, velvet or natural stones such as onyx are present in a space that has been configured through different stagings. In addition, through the itinerary, it is possible to find elements such as cordoned areas, that –in the same way that happens in large museums- emulate the presence of important art treasures.

“Daydream” Sculptural Seat by Joynout

February 22nd, 2017

Tel Aviv and Milan based Joynout designed the ultimate minimalist lounger that invites you sit, lounge, relax, and daydream. Made in Italy, Daydream is an X-shaped seat that was inspired by the infinity symbol allowing users to rest at an inclined position.

7132 Hotel guest rooms by Morphosis, Vals – Switzerland

February 20th, 2017

The designs were heavily influenced by the surrounding terrain. In the stone-themed rooms, the grey walls and floors are wrapped in local stone, which varies in colour, cut and texture. Oak panels in the wood-themed rooms were made of trees harvested from the nearby Graubünden forests.

Dior Homme store, Los Angeles – California

February 17th, 2017

The Dior Homme store boasts a distinct aesthetic of its own, featuring a multi-dimensional space that incorporates luxurious materials with rich and tactile finishes throughout, captured by mixture or modern and traditional elements.

Bruut 2.0 store by Mietze Onderwater, Hoofddorp – Netherlands

February 15th, 2017

With the store all black and white and with glass windows from ceiling to floor, having all shoes lid up by beautiful LED’s and displayed on glass shelves makes the shoppers feel like they are in sneaker-heaven surrounded by sporty treasures.

Barboss 2 by Workshop Dmitriy Grynevich, Kiev – Ukraine

February 13th, 2017

Particular elements of the interior can be called a ceiling lamp made according to the sketches of the project author. Another interesting solution is work places of hairdressers, made like dressing rooms into a clothing store.

Valentino store by David Chipperfield Architects, São Paulo – Brazil

February 11th, 2017

Following the opening of its first store at Cidade Jardim mall in São Paulo four years ago, revived Italian fashion house Valentino has opened a second boutique at Jk Iguatemi, a rivalling luxury mall situated only a stone’s throw away across the Pinheiros river.

Jacob Cohen Boutique by Area-17, Osaka – Japan

February 9th, 2017


The famous Italian luxury brand is doubly linked to Japan. First, the precious denim Kurabo of which Cohen’s jeans are made comes from Japan. Secondly, the most fundamental among the brand’s values are deeply rooted in the Japanese culture too: simplicity, high quality, and greatest attention to detail.

Dsquared2 store by Storage Associati, Amsterdam – Netherlands

February 9th, 2017

The interior settings are sleek and modern with subtle mid-century touches, and have been designed by Milan-based practice Storage Associati. Glass shelves with black outline are paired with panels of precious black Okoumé wood, and plenty of satin brass elements.

Histoire d’Or store by Intangibles, Paris – France

February 8th, 2017

The elegant Haussmannian façade, completely restored, features blinds and neat lighting. Monumental entrance doors have been specially designed for the place. The windows showcase the latest collections in stelae, also specially designed for the occasion.

Hermès Gion-mise store by ODS, Kyoto – Japan

February 4th, 2017

Since the < Hermès Gion-mise> is a temporal store for a limited period, we proposed the design using “kigumi” technique, so that the furniture and fixture can be reused at other locations in different forms after this temporal store is closed. The shop, mainly the central area surrounded by the furniture and fixture, is designed as the space to hold various events on a regular basis.

Luxury motorcycle by Maksim Burov

February 2nd, 2017

In a series of renders the Moscow based artist imagines what the result might look like were the Swedish manufacturer to try its hand at a two-wheeler.

SOLIDA collection for Natevo by Matteo Nunziati

February 1st, 2017

The inspiration for the design of the table, bookcase and dresser is clearly the rationalist design of the Thirties with a contemporary twist. The pieces ooze discrete yet tangible luxury thanks to the precious materials used, the elegance of the skilfully created details and the collection’s sturdy appearance, softened by the magical light from the integrated LED fittings.