Posts Tagged ‘luxury’

Maison Decorté by Marcel Wanders at Ginza Six, Tokyo – Japan

May 19th, 2017

Marcel Wanders signature bells welcome the visitors into the store where the walls are covered in a three-dimensional representation of skin cells punctuated with pulsating flowers that express the rejuvenation of the skin.

Soph. store by The Archetype, Tokyo – Japan

May 9th, 2017

Occupying a corner unit of approx. 51 sqm., the boutique has an open-plan layout, but can be closed off with a metal sliding door.

Manolo Blahnik store at Ginza 6 by Nick Leith-Smith, Tokyo – Japan

May 4th, 2017

The focal element is a timber installation, inspired by the infamous Japanese timber contruction and joinery but realized here in crisscrossed folded wooden slats.

Dior + Dior Homme flagship store by Peter Marino, Tokyo – Japan

April 29th, 2017

Upon entereing the premises, shoppers find themselves in a lofty, seven-metre atrium in which Dior’s women’s bags, small leather goods, jewellery pieces and watches are presented in a setting that’s dominated by various shades of white.

Club-House by Studio Marco Piva, Shanghai – China

April 26th, 2017

Marco Piva has been appointed to study the best solution for a sample house of a complex of 72 villas, combining an absolutely contemporary sign with traditional Chinese one.

Saint Laurent flagship store, Tokyo – Japan

April 26th, 2017

Occupying three expansive floors, the interior features the design codes that were laid down by Hedi Slimane, Saint Laurent’s previous creative director, and incorporates luxurious materials such as marble, nickel, clear glass, and leather.

Fendi Flagship store, Tokyo – Japan

April 25th, 2017

The most striking piece arguably is a colourful fur tree by renowned Japanese floral artist Makoto Azuma that’s suspended like a chandelier from the ceiling near the entrance, and which is a renewed collab since the much-publicized launch of the Fendi Pop-up store also in the Ginza neighbourhood one-and-a-half years ago.

Spezzo – Italian restaurant by Seventh Studio, Kiev – Ukraine

April 24th, 2017

The color scheme consists of light colors, soft furniture and lots of wood create a pleasant, tranquil setting. The interior design is made in a modern style, but with thematic details that set the mood. These are wicker baskets, and copper pans on the ceiling, and showcases with Italian delicacies.

Barton Perreira store, Villotta di Chions – Italy

April 21st, 2017

The architectural luminaires Okkio 55 AD and Okkio 80 AD are ceiling mounted and enhance every single element of Barton Perreira’s store discreetly but with extreme precision: luxury becomes the absolute protagonist of space because of light.

Céline store, Seoul – South Korea

April 17th, 2017

The interior design dons the brand’s newest retail design codes, captured by natural stone flooring and shelving, marble displays, and sleek steel clothing racks on the ground floor, and this forms the backdrop for its coveted bag collection and small leather goods.

LINQ Office by Turner Development, Baltimore – Maryland

April 13th, 2017

The open layout with floor to ceiling windows was an ideal space to incorporate unique lighting fixtures as well as a pool table, with the design inspiration being reclaimed wood.

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.