Posts Tagged ‘visual merchandising’

Urban nature at Printemps

July 14th, 2011

This summer the new chic in the windows of Printemps is recycling in Boulevard Hausmann. For this occasion Emilie Faïf, Marianne Guély, Charles Kaisin, Ferry Staverman and Regis-R as major designers created a neo-hippy atmosphere dressed up with forests, Japanese Cherry Orchard, cactees and other tropical plants made of 100% urban recycled materials.

Tennis at Galeries Lafayette

July 13th, 2011

The Galeries Lafayette lives in the world of tennis at the moment so all the windows along the Boulevard Hausmann tell us about the story of the well known champion Ronald-Garros and his team. To celebrate the 40th anniversairy of their partnership with Lacoste, the small yellow ball appears in several forms on the stage. The official timekeeper of the tournament, Longines as the notion of time is illustrated by moving shopwindows.

Godiva flagship stores concept design by d-ash design

July 13th, 2011

d-ash design has reinvented the chocolate experience with five new flagship locations for international chocolatier Godiva. The new store design will serve as a template for future Godiva retail locations, and it signals an exciting new chapter in the history of the world-renowned chocolate-maker.

On the sea and in the air with Louis Vuitton

July 12th, 2011

The windows of Louis Vuitton reflects serenity and invites us for new adventures by presenting the pleasure of ballooning and the elegance of a luxury cruise with the legendary Riva brand.

Harvey Nichols by Callison, Jakarta

July 12th, 2011

Designed by Callison, which also designed Harvey Nichols in Dubai, Harvey Nichols Jakarta is inspired by the avant-garde design synonymous with the Harvey Nichols name combined with the rich artisanship of Indonesia. With its bold, striking architectural elements and refined interiors, the four-level, 9,000 square meter (96,840 square foot) department store features exclusive international luxury brands in an environment distinctly tailored to the time-honored traditions and cosmopolitan flair of Jakarta.

Please DO Touch the Glass – Interactive Window by Nordstrom

July 8th, 2011

Our brilliant Interactive Development, Visual Merchandising and Operations Teams put their heads together and brought light writing with light to life. With the help of Kinect’s infrared technology and their technical genius, our teams created a seamlessly interactive display that anyone can “paint” on with using just the motion of their hands in front of the glass.

Printemps loves New York

July 7th, 2011

During Paris Fashion week, the upscale department store in Paris: Printemps is celebrating American fashion and culture with these clever window displays. Yes, Printemps loves New York!! And we love their beautiful window merchandising!

Liverpool Polanco Department Store, Mexico City (A.R.E Awards)

July 5th, 2011

This full-line, flagship department store delivers a simple but powerful design that enhances the Liverpool Brand while captivating and inspiring shoppers. A combination of hyper-scale staircase and visual art, including a feather sculpture, adds “wow” while inspiring vertical movement throughout the space.

Christian Dior giant lady handbag

July 5th, 2011

While the Christian Dior store was closed for renovating on 57th Street, they put a giant lady handbag in front of it. Nice.

Glassons Flagship Store Broadway by Gascoigne Associates, Newmarket

July 4th, 2011

Gascoigne Associates worked closely with the Glassons team to create the brand’s new flagship store in Newmarket, at 501m², their biggest store yet. Following the success of the three other new concept stores designed by Gascoignes, Glassons were keen to make a strong statement on New Zealand’s premium fashion street with a high level of design and detail, plus a few surprises.

Louis Vuitton – Ostrich Windows, Bond Street New York

July 4th, 2011

I often look to fashion and especially window displays for inspiration. One of the best that I have seen of late has been the Louis Vuitton store on Bond Street. Designed by the Paris Creative Team and Chameleon, the hand crafted ostriches with sculpted faces and gold plated legs display the most luxurious bags in such a stylish and chic way.


June 30th, 2011

Bellevue Square Van’s store is displaying the classic and the current sneakers! I personally like the way they do the window display.

7 For All Mankind Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica Calif. (A.R.E Awards)

June 28th, 2011

Taking an existing store into its second generation, designers drew strengths from the first store, such as the use of marble, to create a high-end appeal and incorporated new elements for a fresh, updated look that better represents the brand’s men’s and women’s apparel.

Nespresso: Coffee Capsuled “EGER” Karl Johan, Oslo, Norway (A.R.E Awards)

June 28th, 2011

Thinking outside the box, Nespresso’s coffee capsules were combined with the fall fashion trends of 2010 in a display of prˆt-a-porter fashion. Taking the colorful capsules used to hold Nespresso’s product, about 4,000 capsules, and following the styling by well-known fashion designers that appear in the mall merchandise, designers turn their own cotton canvas into a fashionable gown and bowtie.

World Basketball Festival Display at NikeTown, New York

June 27th, 2011

In promotion for this week’s inauguration of the first ever World Basketball Festival, Nike coordinated the momentous task in converting several key retail locations in New York City to the theme of the festival. This included NikeTown of New York, the flagship store of Nike. In keeping with original premise of the store as a faux basketball arena, Nike retail space designers re-imagined NikeTown to be an actual basketball arena.

Black and white is best at Cos and Topshop

June 24th, 2011

In order for such a simple concept to be successful the composition of the props and clothing/accessories has to be carefully thought out. What both brands have done is used the height of the window display to products at different levels.

Harvey Nichols – Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

June 23rd, 2011

With Alexander McQueen’s life and collections now honoured at the New York Metropolitan Museum Retrospective, Harvey Nichols has been chosen to join the celebrations for Alexander McQueen’s extraordinary contributions to fashion, with our own commemorative windows for the U.K.

Holt Renfrew Window Displays featuring “Sea of Shoes”

June 22nd, 2011

Holt Renfrew, a department store in Canada that is paying tribute to bloggers in the form of window displays. This window display is for “Sea of Shoes” which is Jane Aldridge’s blog. Jane Aldridge is a fashion designer and blogger from Texas. Her site, Sea of Shoes, is among the most influential style blogs in existence.

Visual Merchandising contest with students and ALU

June 21st, 2011

A selection of students from JAK Akademie for Fashion Design in Hamburg, are in a visual merchandising contest. Students were asked to create 10 different window displays based on a theme they are given for that day. They are working with merchandising fixtures provided by ALU.

Interactive window display by Hyper Island students

June 20th, 2011

The incredibly innovative Hyper Island WeSC window display may be simple in execution, but it will surely make a huge impact on passersby.