Posts Tagged ‘shoes’

Manolo Blahnik store by Nick Leith-Smith, Kuala Lumpur

December 3rd, 2016



Transforming a traditional material used in furniture making and artisan scaffolding, Leith-Smith uses a forest of bamboo as the central motif for the space.

Saint Laurent store by Anthony Vaccarello, Miami – Florida

December 1st, 2016



Although slabs of white and black marble, polished brass elements and plenty of glass still dominate the palette, the retail setting looks slightly tweaked under current creative honcho Anthony Vaccarello.

Renascentia flagship store by Giraldi Associates Architects, Florence – Italy

November 30th, 2016


The Florentine brand store occupies an area of about 1300 sqm divided between the ground floor, where around a courtyard emerge decorated vault, columns with capitals made of pietra serena stone and a terracotta floor, and a first floor where instead there are no original elements of the building.

Biodegradable sneakers by Adidas

November 24th, 2016



Developed in partnership with German Biotech Company AMSilk — the first producer of nature-based spider silk fibers — the Adidas “futurecraft biofabric” prototype shoe features an upper made from 100% biosteel® fiber, a nature-based and completely biodegradable high-performance fiber.

Petite Pomme store by Erbalunga estudio, Tui – Spain

November 15th, 2016

The brand image intends to move away from the historical style of the building. Therefore walls and ceiling blur boundaries to create an unlinked proposal from its shell. At the entrance, a backlit polycarbonate wall contrasts sharply with the granite facade, generating a rift between exterior and interior and also providing guidance for the customer.

Bottega Veneta store, Amsterdam – The Netherlands

November 15th, 2016

The store interior follows the sleek design codes as laid down by Bottega Veneta’s longtime creative director Tomas Maier, featuring furnishings and fixtures as meticulously crafted as the merchandise on offer.

Zoom Spiridon trainers by Nike

November 12th, 2016

The Nike Zoom Spiridons, which were first released in 1997, are inspired by the 90s garage rave fashion scene. This iteration repurposes the century-old font as a bold pattern.

Uncommon Market by Guille García-Hoz and Alejandro Martínez, Mexico City – Mexico

November 11th, 2016

Situated in an urban villa opposite the lush greens of Parque Lincoln, the so-called Uncommon Market is an even more ambitiously set up concept store, boasting 750 sqm. of retail space.

Ami store by Studio Ko, Hong Kong

October 26th, 2016

Following last year’s opening of a boutique in Tokyo, the designer has now struck a collab with luxury retailer i.t to set up shop in Hong Kong.

AGC Store by why the friday, Darmstadt – Germany

October 21st, 2016

The industrial parquet-floor builds the base for the dark powdered steel-furniture. In addition to that, the store layout works with special brass gaps, showcases which are sunken in the floor and flexible presentation-systems in the shop-windows.

G&B boutique by Baciocchi Associati, Courmayeur – Italy

October 20th, 2016

Rich, green-veined stone tiles line the interior creating an opulent and chic floor covering throughout. The luxurious nature of the store is only heightened by a striking brass chandelier that decorates the centre of the space.

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

October 17th, 2016

The focal element is an impressive installation, typical of timber and bamboo scaffold structures but realized here in crisscrossed folded wooden slats. Interlacing they connect walls and
ceilings, imperceptibly supporting shelves and acting as hangers.

Josefinas flagship store by Christian Lahoude Studio, New York City

October 11th, 2016

The fabrics, wall coverings and other materials were selected to reflect the strength and femininity of the brand, including leather and faux fur used by Josefinas in their designs.

Shoes and sandals by United Nude x Issey Miyake

October 10th, 2016

The shape of the sole is meant to suggest that the shoe has been cut from a piece of rock. The front curves up to enable the wearer to walk naturally, and the design will be available in white, black, pink, beige, yellow and green.

The Natural Shoe Store by Dreambox Studio, London – UK

October 10th, 2016

The lighting, the material finishes, the presentation of the products, the storytelling and information delivery, packaging and the sales approach all make a difference. The brand is about creating a lifetime customer, not a one-off sale. The free cup of coffee creates time as well as enjoyment.

ZAPATERIA CORUÑA by Gespronor, Coruña – Spain

October 7th, 2016

ZAPATERIA CORUÑA by Gespronor, Coruña – Spain

Adidas Originals flagship store by adidas in-house design + Stereotactic, Moscow – Russia

October 5th, 2016

The interior of the flagship combines the styles of different time periods in history of Moscow. Inside the store, one may find typical elements of a Russian living room, where the older generation used to hang out, that are presented in a modern key.

Stomping Ground store, Ottawa – Canada

October 3rd, 2016

Stomping Ground store, Ottawa – Canada

Axel Arigato store by Christian Halleröd, London – UK

September 30th, 2016

The retail space is sparsely furnished, featuring only a few chunky white-coloured tables, all carved from a boulder of terrazzo stone and each with different architectural characteristics.

HyperAdapt 1.0 shoes by Nike

September 27th, 2016

Step into these Nikes and E.A.R.L. automatically tightens to a form fit; adjustments to tighten or loosen fit are available using two hidden buttons.