Archive for July, 2011

Le Chateau window with almost living mannequins

July 29th, 2011

Le Chateau window with almost living mannequins.

Manolo Blahnik store by Data Nature Associates, Moscow

July 29th, 2011

Manolo introduces contrast with his new store in Moscow. The romantic yet rustic Dacha cottage architecture is revisited here through the ebonized vertical wood clad interiors. This texture is complemented by the white delicateness of lace captured in the laser cut Corian panels enclosing the 15m runway-like entrance.

Malba t-shirts and packaging by DUOIDO

July 29th, 2011

MALBA summons DUOIDO to develop an institutional piece of communication to be incorporated to sale in the Store, as merchandising element. The study designed a limited edition of basic t-shirts and packaging.

H&M Home by Uxus, Stockholm

July 29th, 2011

In collaboration with the H&M design team, UXUS was invited to create the launch for the H&M Home Collection at their headquarters in Stockholm. The approach was to create a “gallery” of fun fashion home products which customers are encouraged to touch and explore.

Fractales and Bubbles by KO & CO Benelux NV

July 29th, 2011

Exclusive lighting and furniture solutions: “FRACTALES” and “BUBBLES” collection’s signature is its mesh of stainless steel metal platelets. This material has a unique capacity to transform light, alternatively softening and enriching it in shimmers of shade and brilliance.

Ordinary day in a wood factory by Raphaël Charles

July 29th, 2011

Chest of drawers by Raphaël Charles. For carpenters probably…

Costa Coffee by Stiff + Trevillion Architects, London

July 29th, 2011

Stiff + Trevillion Architects designed the new Costa Caffe in London. “The brief with Costa Coffee was to develop a new concept to deliver to a younger, trendier, more cosmopolitan audience with the flexibility to change every part of the brand concept except the logo.

72dpi 144dpi 300dpi lamp by Guillaume Delvigne

July 29th, 2011

The resolutions of a lamp. Watch it in 72dpi, 144dpi or 300dpi. Superb idea! Material is porcelain.

Prada store by Herzog & De Meuron, Tokyo

July 29th, 2011

The veneration that the Japanese feel for the clothes designed by Miuccia Prada is reflected in the designer’s presence throughout the city. Prada sells not only in department stores but also in its own stores in the main districts of the city: Aoyama and Ginza.

The man of elegance at De Fursac, Paris

July 28th, 2011

Minimizing the window style and zooming on essential details of male elegance is the new approach at Fursac.

BASE Flagship Store by Creneau International, Antwerp

July 28th, 2011

Set inside Antwerp’s fantastically grand central station, BASE’s new flagship store has been graceful integrated into the ‘classified monument’ by Belgian concept and design consultancy, Creneau International.

Hanes Mens Underwear by Ji Yong Park

July 28th, 2011

The goal was to repackage Hanes mens underwear by creating a sub-brand called, MENS, attempting to end men’s shameful and awkward underwear shopping experience and even rebrand men’s underwear shopping as an accessorized and a complementary necessity.

Nike Running Club by …,staat, Amsterdam

July 28th, 2011

…,Staat designed the Nike Running Club, a shop in Amsterdam where runners can get a check-up and buy running shoes and clothing. Runners and joggers alike, can visit the shop after their weekly workout, get a full running scan and buy the latest running shoes and clothing from Nike.

Wavy bookshelf by Giuseppe Bavuso for Alivar

July 28th, 2011

WAVY is a bookshelf system that rigorously combines design and function. It is a minimalistic product in which the thin structure and the wavy design, both vertical and horizontal, gives the ensemble an image of great solidity and lightness.

Scotch & Soda store, Hamburg

July 28th, 2011

The new Scotch & Soda store is located on the corner of Neuer Wall and Bleichenbrücke; Hamburg’s upscale designer shopping area, most similar to London’s Bond Street or Madison Avenue in NYC.

Can-Can Lamp by Marcel Wanders for Flos

July 28th, 2011

Launched at Euroluce, Milan April 2011, Can Can, the new creation by Marcel Wanders for Flos, will be available in the stores from July onwards. Ostensibly a clean, linear suspension light, Can Can entertains a dual personality as the simple external shape houses a sophisticated decorative interior. Can Can recalls other designs by Marcel Wanders where he combines classic forms with traditional decorations.

Chan restaurant and bar by Andy Martin Associates, Thessaloniki

July 28th, 2011

ama design studio’s concept for Chan ‘pan-Asian’ restaurant and bar at ‘The Met’ hotel, Thessaloniki, Greece, is a lively fusion of modern aesthetic and traditional Asian motifs. The internal dining space is 230sqm and 150sqm for external dining in the hotels courtyard.

Guess Queen St West window display, Toronto

July 27th, 2011

Guess window display at Queen St West, Toronto.

Topshop Oxford Circus flagship store by Dalziel and Pow, London

July 27th, 2011

After the success of our Topshop New York concept in 2009, the natural progression was to bring the design home to the UK and showcase it in Topshop’s Oxford Circus flagship. This store is a major shopping destination for Londoners and tourists alike.

New visual identity for Isem by Mattia Castiglioni

July 27th, 2011

ISEM is the Italian market leader for luxury packaging in cosmetics and perfumery. Established in 1949, in 2011 the company started a new chapter in its history, repositioning itself in national and foreign markets with new goals and a new corporate image.