Posts Tagged ‘luxury’

Gucci Garden, Florence – Italy

January 13th, 2018

The new Gucci Garden still features stellar exhibition galleries with a wealth of historic Gucci trophies curated by authoritative Italian fashion critic and curator Maria Luis Frisa and set across several themed rooms.

Hermès store by Rdai, Oslo – Norway

January 5th, 2018

Upon entering the store, shoppers are welcomed with Hermès’ signature ex-libris, followed by a succession of stone arches that separate the boutique’s four spaces. Past the entrance, a large space unfolds, dedicated to silks, fragrances and jewellery accessories.

La Baignoire Stand Alone Bath by Charles Wan / Alvarae Design Studio

January 3rd, 2018

Amongst the unique pieces created in the Alvarae studio, is the La Baignoire Stand Alone Bath. In a world of traditional white bathrooms, the luxurious ‘La Baignoire’ stand-alone bath has the flexibility to be positioned anywhere in the room.

Dior store renewal, Madrid – Spain

December 2nd, 2017

The store occupies two floors and features an 18th Century-inspired setting that mimics the original Dior flagship boutique on avenue Montaigne in Paris, featuring modern furnishings with the Cannage motif and the gray tones favoured by designer Christian Dior serve to enhance the house’s creations.

Chanel store renewal by Peter Marino, Tokyo – Japan

December 2nd, 2017

The revamp, supervised by New York City-based architect Peter Marino, took almost three years, and has not only resulted in new interiors, but has also given the nine-storey building a striking new façade.

Chanel flagship store by Peter Marino, Toronto – Canada

November 28th, 2017

House architect Peter Marino was tapped to create a matching interior design, using the brand’s iconic colours of black, white and gold throughout the premises, alongside elements inspired by the lavishly decorated Coromandel Screens of Coco Chanel’s plush apartment on rue Cambon in Paris.

45cm luxury skincare center by NE-ON, Beijing – China

November 11th, 2017

The Lounge is a welcoming space for KOL presentations, gatherings, or a relaxing time around a cup of herbal tea. It is an oval-shaped-room with a floor pattern that extends to infinity. Upside-down water lilies lights are the focus point of the room.

Liberty Hotel by Konrad Knoblauch GmbH, Offenburg – Germany

November 10th, 2017

The planners at Konrad Knoblauch GmbH from Markdorf on Lake Constance showed a strong sense for the needs of the future guests. They managed to incorporate the sensitive heritage of the jail into the new hotel using a light-hearted and tongue-in-cheek approach.

The Fleming Hotel renewal, Hong Kong

October 31st, 2017

The duo collaborated with creative multitasker Maxime Dautresme of agency A Work of Substance, and defined a design vocabulary that could be best described as a balanced mix of the neighbourhood’s industrial background and the city’s maritime legacy.

Gold 800 Experience Centre by Spacemen, Shanghai – China

October 26th, 2017

A rich palette of brass metal strips and white volakas marble line the entrance foyer and stretch the entire corridor to the members only lounge area. ‘Where culture embraces the future’, was the approach we adopted to showcase the brands vast portfolio of luxury services and and endless number of limited edition products available to their members.

Steel House luxury hostel by Duncalf, Copenhagen – Denmark

October 25th, 2017

Formerly home to the Danish Union of Metalworkers, the building has now been transformed into an urban, incandescent luxury hostel, the rawness of which has been preserved.

Fresh store by Mapos, New York – USA

October 17th, 2017

A custom Chandelier inspired by modern alchemy and made up of glass molecule-like bubbles emphasizing Fresh’s leadership in science and innovation.

Lawrence & Mayo Boutique by Excellent Interior Designers Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad – India

October 12th, 2017

A gathering of inspiration, the design reflects a blend of luxury and showcasing of products, as its concept. The choice of material restates the feeling of a premium environment.

First Stone Showroom by Yatofu Creatives, Helsinki – Finland

October 10th, 2017

In juxtaposing a modern retail concept with the historic antiquity of amber, First Stone Showroom becomes a space where customers can revel in the experience of browsing a modern high-end jewelry shop, while also reflecting the tone of a cultural “museum-esque” experience.

Louis Vuitton Maison store by Peter Marino, Paris – France

October 10th, 2017

Being a Louis Vuitton Maison, the brand obviously has pulled out all the stops to turn any shop visit into a highly memorable one, instigating such an experience also through an infusion of art. The luxury house commissioned no less than 21 artworks by a number of leading contemporary artists from around the planet.

Edward Beiner store by MNA, Disney Springs, Orlando – Florida

October 7th, 2017

Supported on slender posts along the walls, large backlit display boxes of tarnished brass and blackened steel are each topped with picture lights like paintings in a gallery. Each “canvas” is divided into a grid that allows ultimate flexibility in display and subtly equates the product with artwork.

Salle privée showroom, Milan – Italy

September 28th, 2017

The setting is largely defined by monolithic plexiglass structures and a backdrop of polished marble flooring and mirror paneling which provides the usual effects, including a playful optical elongation of the building’s lavish baroque ceiling.

Linda Farrow’s Paris store by Sheridan&Co, Paris – France

September 14th, 2017

While the interiors’ colour palette is neutral, the play on different material textures – from stone and marbling effect to brushed metallic – amplifies light and space, allowing the eyewear displays to take centre stage.

Hermès store opening, Copenhagen

September 11th, 2017



Upon entering the store, shoppers come across the brand’s mosaic ex-libris, followed by a lofty, open-plan retail space that’s defined by natural blond wood, pristine white walls and back walls in a contrasting prussian blue shade. The main retail space is furnished with custom-made pieces in cherry wood, while floor-to-ceiling wooden frames, decorated with Hermès’ renowned silks, serve as partitions and add a sense of intimacy to the setting.

Fendi flagship store, Tokyo – Japan

September 4th, 2017

The retail space of the Italian fashion house certainly is the most iconic, thanks to a façade of arches that mimicks the Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, its landmark headquarters in Rome.