The second installment of our “For You” store concept for Nordic fashion retailer KappAhl has arrived in Gothenburg, offering female shoppers aged 35+ a more inspiring, accessible and easily navigable retail experience.
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Picturing the vault between tradition and modernism has been the basic approach in the design process. Given partition walls were transfered into space forming elements to assimilate the three essential issues the collection, rough treated oak planks and bright twisted copper wire encased by a matt finished frame.
Japanese design studio Sides Core have re-configured a hair salon without a facade. Because of its secluded location, a plan was thought up to allow for effective information distribution. The original space uses partition walls to serve as a background that permits a person to be well contrasted when being photographed after a haircut.
The curved geometry of the glass is inspired by the waves that arise when the ocean reaches the shore. The glass façade easily lights up the whole shop, and upgrades a monotonous retail spot into a glamour focal point. As you enter the shop, you descend into a scenario where you are surrounded by a deep oceanic environment. On one side of the shop the white sculptural partition walls and furniture refer to the sculptural modifications of the coral reef.