22 Oct 2014

Japanese design office id have recently completed their latest project, Sumiyoshido, a Kampo Lounge and Clinic based in Aichi. Kampo is a traditional Japanese medicine with unique theories and therapeutic methods originally based on traditional Chinese medicine. The Lounge is separate to the clinic; here acupuncture and moxibustion, a traditional Chinese medicine technique, are practiced.  

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15 Oct 2014

In the heart of Amsterdam's Red Light District, architecture office XML has designed a store saturated in white light. The store, named ‘HIC', sells bottled water and ‘Reset', a specially developed drink that mitigates the negative effects of too much alcohol consumption, such as a hangover. The Red Light District in Amsterdam is currently transforming from an area dominated by the

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Issey Miyake London Flagship Store

Tokujin Yoshioka

14 Oct 2014

The Issey Miyake London flagship store, located at 10 Brook Street, has recently been crafted by Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka. Yoshioka is no stranger to the brand's expression, having collaborated with Miyake for over 20 years on multiple store interiors as well as watch designs and installations. The store takes design cues from Miyake's Reality Lab, combining technology and hand

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Maison Kitsuné


10 Oct 2014

Maison Kitsuné has just opened its second boutique in the heart of Paris, with a capsule collection based on its new home, rue Madame. Created by design and architecture agency Numéro111, the new store is a reflection of their collaboration with the brand, uniting music, fashion and design. The interiors were to be a half way space between a living room and a store, inspired by the

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Paul & Shark, Shanghai

BH Architects

09 Oct 2014

Looking to further expand into the Asian market, Italian luxury brand PAUL & SHARK embarked on a mission to renew its brand image. The first step: launch its Asian flagship store on Canton Road, Hong Kong. This would become the prototype for a new generation of PAUL & SHARK stores. To better understand the personality of the brand, the B+H design team visited the PAUL & SHARK stores

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