// arthitectural / shop

plajer & franz studio
Puma store in London


Re-designed puma store back on London’s carnaby street! After a complete makeover by plajer & franz studio and under the direction of Ales Kernjak (head of global store concepts, puma retail ag) the puma store on London’s carnaby street re-opened on march 20th. In line with puma’s 2.0 retail concept, the store design unifies joy, innovation, simplicity […]


more

slo.vis and et al. collaborative
Kee’s Chocolates


Kee’s Chocolates has established itself as a premier destination for chocolate in NYC. After nearly ten years as a neighborhood staple, Kee’s has commissioned Architects slo.vis and et al. collaborative with a complete redesign of the Soho store. A vertical wood panel system lines one wall from floor to ceiling. A series of offset wooden slats […]


more

Sid Lee Architecture
Stylexchange Faubourg


Stylexchange Faubourg is a retail outlet located in one of the entrances of a Ste. Catherine Street historic food mall. Located right next to Concordia University’s campus in downtown Montreal—a young and vibrant student neighborhood—the boutique blends seamlessly into the urban landscape of this diverse, multicultural part of town. The simple and flexible design showcases […]


more

Sid Lee Architecture
SAQ Signature


SAQ Signature is the high-end banner of the Société des alcools du Québec. With two locations, one in Montreal and the other in Quebec City, it offers an environment for marketing and allowing for the discovery of exclusive, rare and prestigious wines. Nonetheless, the museum-like store design was getting outdated and hindering new possibilities.  Sid […]


more

Form Us With Love
Milan Midnight Dinner


During the Salone del Mobile April 17-22, Swedish design studio Form Us WIth Love will host an installation together with their friends. The concept, which has been dubbed the Milan Midnight Dinner, will take place at the restaurant and shop Verger in Brera, Via Varese 1. The dinner setting is made up from the the […]


more

Söhne & Partner Architekten
Shop Neubaugasse


Inside Fashion Store – Cool but welcoming A new attraction in Vienna’s Neubaugasse is open since November 2011. Inside Fashion store presents fashion by international designers. Söhne & Partner Architects tried to design the interior in a discreet but appealing way. One challenge was the size of the new shop. Only 100m² now appear to […]


more

Witblad
Brooklyn Gent


Shop for multi-brand stores Brooklyn in Gent (B). The store was rebuild from the grounds up. Creating a new open space with light and space to present the large collection. Location: Gent (Ghent), Belgium  Interior designer:  Witblad | Bob Bulcaen Project name: Brooklyn Gent Date completion: 2011  


more

Maurice Padovani
Hylton


Shoes for the youth, but not only. A contrasted and refined graphic project for the downtown area of Aix-en-Provence. No stories about window dresser behind the window, an external sign reduced to its simplest expression, respect of the environment compels; but an oversize and very luminous interior sign, with a subliminal message: Hylton above all. […]


more

Kosuke Kajikawa
Yellow Peach


A renovation project of a store selling handmade children’s clothing and general merchandise, located in Daikanyama, Tokyo. The renovation required store space, work space, a fitting room, and a storage area. Given the above criteria, the architects devised a way to divide the space so different areas would be independent of each other, but still […]


more

IPARK arkitektura+hirigintza
Eder Altzariak


The “EDER” building, a kitchen furniture store, is a constantly changing since its inception. Since its construction as a residential villa, further transformation in a region clinic to its current use as kitchen and bath store Eder. With a building where the story describes a continuous adaptation of the space to a use totally different […]


more

MuFF Co.,Ltd.
Fujimido Aoto


This is a renovation project of a store installed in the corner of a rice cracker factory, which is located in a section of the old town that contains well-preserved old streets and houses. The factory uses only domestic and natural ingredients in its crackers. With the store located in the corner of a handmade […]


more

Tabanlioglu Architects
E5 Shopping Centre


The E5 Shopping Centre is located in a residential neighbourhood in Avcilar, a large, densely populated middle class residential area of Istanbul, an important shopping and commercial zone for Istanbul. The design is an elegant, steel and glass, five-storey ‘U’ shaped box. Subverting the earliest mall concepts, which were inward looking entities, a glazed atrium […]


more

Sergio Mannino Studio
Vintage Star store


The recently opened Vince Camuto concept stores were derived from the visions of Sergio Mannino, Italian Architect with Studio in New York, and Vince Camuto, owner and CEO of the Camuto Group. When the Mr. Camuto initially approached Sergio Mannino Studios, the idea was to create a sophisticated boutique that would offer women incredible product […]


more

COEN! design agency
Secrets by day


How to put a product as exciting and seductive as lingerie in the market? How do you present core values as confident, sexy, charming, successful and love ? The exclusive boutique with the with the provocative name ‘Secrets by day’ faces this challenge while leaving enough space for good personal advice: the customer comes first. […]


more

World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF)
Shortlist 2011 part. 4


Learning Archi5 | Workshops of the Marcel Sembat High School (Sotteville les Rouen, France) A workshop building dedicated to technical teaching about motors and vehicles which requires large spaces and high ceilings. Located at the boundary of the park, the building blends with the landscape using a wavy design for its vegetated roof to produce varied curves and a […]


more

S3 arquitectos
CTT – flagship store


The program allows and requests to a linear distribution, that we only consider resultant of the addition of synthesized objectives in a unique object that it is assumed as an inhabitable sculpture inside of the store space. With the protagonism that great glass facade provides, there is a spiral wall (symbolizing the ascension, the knowledge […]


more

Vertical Garden Design
Replay Barcelona


Replay’s store on Passeig de Gràcia in Barcelona now hosts a vertical garden of just above 100m2. In the storefront location, the two storey wall is set in a dramatic and playful environment with waterfalls, sculptures and contrasting materials. As a great place to study nature’s own vertical gardens, the waterfalls were a natural starting […]


more

AquiliAlberg
PHILIPP PLEIN store


In occasion of the opening of the new flagship store in Italy, Philipp Plein chose to collaborate for the first time with AquiliAlberg, a Milan-based architectural and design studio. AquiliAlberg’s sculptural portal anticipate the fashion designer ultra-contemporary and luxurious world. PHILIPP PLEIN opens his first flagship store in Italy and chooses the exclusive location of […]


more

Sergio Mannino Studio
Shoebox Store


Sergio Mannino Studio’s design for the new Shoebox store in Wheatley Plaza is a combination of mainstream and offbeat, creating a unique environment where colors and subtleties abound to make shopping an exhilarating experience. A series of over 200 wall panels of various colors and functions are installed in a grid throughout the space; each […]


more

Studio OneWay
ZEHA Berlin Flagship Store


This design job required a compelling concept, which visually differs from an ordinary retail store. The goal was to inspire people through the attractive design to step into the store and become new customers. For this reason the design had to be very clever and appealing, but keeping it in the required budget range. The […]


more