The most amazing thing about this “new generation boutique café bar” is the partnership Illy Café has with Samsung. Digital technology has been merged with coffee in a brilliant way in order to leverage each other’s strengths and brand equities. Explore Illy in London (UK).
Refined decoration reflects the importance attached to aesthetics and beauty by the fashion designer. The confessional 19th century black oak stands at the back of the store, where trying on clothes becomes a quirky experience. The Misericordia project is a human endeavour that brings together the fundamental values of dialogue, education, know-how and craftsmanship. Explore Misericordia in Paris (FR).
A wine specialist offering an informal, informed, inspiring and inclusive take on wine buying. Wine Rack appeals to shoppers, both those with wine knowledge, and those with an interest in it. The store includes a temperature controlled fine wine area and a tasting zone with Lcd TV, where it plans to run Skype-based masterclasses over the web. Discover Wine Rack in West Byfleet (UK).
The Coffee Company hand roasts fresh gourmet coffee beans every day in their retail store. Backed by over 40 years’ experience, they offer customers only the highest quality specialty coffee beans. Visit The Coffee Company in Melbourne (AU).
Based on the philosophy of “good, clean and fair” by Slow Food. Products of great quality and taste that respect the totally natural traditions and that provides a sustainable remuneration for the farmers and artisans who create them, for Eataly and also for the end user who has to find real convenience. Discover Eataly in Rome (IT).
A strictly minimal palette of materials have been applied, balancing a combination of concrete, oak and steel to provide a complementary backdrop to the product range. Visit Carhartt WIP in Coventry (UK).
The Camper store on Fifth Avenue added an installation from Japanese design studio Nendo as part of their spring collection. Over 1,000 white resin shoe replicas of Camper’s classic Pelotas style line the walls of the store from celing to floor. The rows of white shoes are punctuated by samples of Camper’s latest styles, striking a balance between the conceptual and the contemporary. Explore the Camper store in New York (US).
Prada’s retail space is using art to amplify the brand as purveyor of luxury. They also understand that creating a theatre of experiences will be integral to the success of the project and use the arts to create a social dimension to shopping. Explore the Prada store in Milan (IT).
Paris Gallery with its passion for building brands has consistently and elegantly embodied the essence of luxury. Visit Paris Gallery in Ras Al Khaimah (AE).
By bringing the ‘manufacture to the boutique’, Audemars Piguet tells the story of its history, craftsmanship and exclusive relationships. A warm and inviting environment was created to satisfy the discerning clients’ every need. Discover Audemars Piguet in Miami (US).