Articles tagged Fashion

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What can property developers learn from luxury brands? Ask Roksanda

London – To promote its WilkinsonEyre-designed apartment complex in London, real estate developer Argent brought in the help of fashion designer Roksanda Ilinčić.

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By staying backstage, brands can subliminally reach new audiences

Seoul – The Juun.J shop, designed by Seoul-based office WGNB, sets out to translate the signature style of designer Jung Wook-jun.

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New store openings: Versace in Beijing, Chanel in Paris, Everlane in L.A. and more

Designers have a growing check-list to mind when creating brick-and-mortar shopping spaces today – here are nine new spots that mind the retail shift.

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No need to rely on mid-century nostalgia to sell, shows this menswear shop in China

Foshan, China – Foshan-based retailer Sigar Bespoke has a new Construction Union-designed store that sways 21st century casual wearers into the world of men’s custom tailoring.

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A streetwear-brand’s office in Tokyo shows a little elegance can improve teamwork

Tokyo – Mastermind’s offices in Tokyo don’t look like what you’d expect from a streetwear apparel brand. And yet, to design studio I IN, it made HR sense.

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A Rodarte exhibition space in Washington, D.C. smartly directed the focus of its visitors

Washington, USA – Rafael de Cárdenas envisioned the stark space for Rodarte, an exhibition for the eponymous fashion label in Washington’s National Museum of Women in the Arts. 

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Issey Miyake does the unthinkable: the pleating machine goes public in a new store

Tokyo – In the largest Homme Plissé location Issey Miyake has ever opened, 20 percent of the space is occupied by a machine often kept behind the scenes.

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Axel Arigato knows its customers well – and its Copenhagen flagship reflects that

Copenhagen – Swedish fashion brand Axel Arigato's new flagship in the Danish capital shows its willingness to appeal to its fans beyond just selling products they'll buy.

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A Tokyo Issey Miyake exhibition came face to face with visitors

Tokyo – Hakuten and Wow created an immersive promotion space for the Japanese designer’s new line of Bao Bao bags, Face.

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This Shanghai boutique shows more retailers need to be inspired by public spaces

Shanghai – For concept store In the Park, Kooo Architects took spatial cues from the recreation areas in the name of creating a more welcoming shopping experience.

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Unfinished walls and upcycled fabrics – and yet, this is quite a glamourous show space

New York City – The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment, an exhibition, installation by Bjarne Melgaard, commented on the negative nature of fashion and consumerism.

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Digital? Physical? Phygital? Snøhetta does it all for a Norwegian fashion house

Oslo – Snøhetta designed a showroom, flagship store and digital retail channel to create a seamless experience for clients of Oslo-based fashion house Holzweiler.