Posts Tagged ‘reuse’

Forest of Business Cards exhibition by Moriyuki Ochiai Architects

August 23rd, 2017

Visitors remove cards of interest, thus changing the exhibit density which in turn shifts their own focus. This results in a complex and beautiful facade that changes from one moment to the next as would the Japanese Sakura (cherry) tree.

Fitzroy Premium Navy Rum

May 8th, 2017

By melting and pressing waste from the North Sea, they produced beautiful bottle caps. Together with the new flasks which are made of recycled glass from the same watery expanse, Fitzroy created world’s first sustainable liquor packaging. The eye-catching marble look-a-like top is creates a unique and distinctive design which invites people to reuse this bottle for other purposes as well.

Riachuelo flagship store by FAL Design Estratégico, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

October 10th, 2016

Beyond the concept founded on the historical connection, another architectural premise was to integrate the building with the city, which led to bring nature into the store, now in vertical gardens on the walls now in ornamental palms.

Laura Ashley – Wild Meadow windows by Hello Flamingo, UK and Paris

April 12th, 2016

The concept was to recreate a beautiful wild meadow of flowers in all stores, the team came up with the idea of reusing existing props, which Hello Flamingo had made for the previous window scheme for Laura Ashley.

Connel Coffee by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

February 18th, 2016

The “stream” flooring designed by nendo has been fitted throughout to smoothly unify the bi-partitioned space.

Nudie Jeans Repair Shop, New York City

November 19th, 2015



Little over four years after setting up shop on the U.S. west coast, Nudie Jeans has finally entered New York City’s retail scene with flagship store in the Nolita neighbourhood.