Displayed in the C. Vittorio Emanuele store’s impressive 40’s entrance hall, it was designed by the prestigious architect Ben van Berkel and his team at UNStudio. The main entrance of Zara’s flagship store on Corso Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan starting today plays host to an eye-catching installation created by the Netherlands-based design firm UNStudio. [...]
Portuguese designer Gonçalo Campos has designed the Comion Jewelry Collection. + Design description courtesy of Gonçalo Campos Made in 3D printing technology, representing the amazing possibilities offered by this new technology that makes virtually any shape possible to build. All of these objects where designed and modeled in the computer, and after printed in steel. [...]
The fashion’s presence has changed, the trend of fashion going towards modern art responding to the times rather than just ‘wearing’. Japanese designer Tetsuya Uenobe steps beyond traditional fashion, he designed shoes as ‘wearable art’, putting art pieces together with a theme which are all made by hand. + All images courtesy of Tetsuya Uenobe
Sweden-based architectural firm Visiondivision were commission to design three shoe stores on Reunion Island for a local shoe tycoon. Beautiful idea that the shoe box designed to interact with the visitors, and also using the modular box to form the circulation pattern. + Project description courtesy of Visiondivision Visiondivision were commission to design three shoe [...]
Italian designer Ilaria Marelli presented The Secret Garden & Micro Macro installations for the summer edition of Pitti Immagine Fashion shows in Jun 2009. “Micro Macro”, is the second installation by Ilaria Marelli for Pitti Bimbo, which was presented during 25-27 Jun 2009 in Florence, Italy. + Project description APARTMENT – Micro Macro A few [...]
Italian designer Ilaria Marelli presented two installations (The Secret Garden & Micro Macro) for the summer edition of Pitti Immagine Fashion shows in Jun 2009, the installations created a dialogue between nature and artefact, between fairytales and reality. “The Secret Garden”, is the first installation by Ilaria Marelli for Pitti Uomo, which was presented during [...]
Pritzker Prize-winning starchitect Zaha Hadid, recently stepped out of her comfort zone to team up with the innovative footwear brand Melissa, which is a Brazilian firm specializing in plastic shoes, to launch their collaboration: architectural, asymmetric, injection-moulded plastic footwear.
Project: Neil Barrett Tokyo Store Architect: Zaha Hadid Location: Tokyo, Japan Neil Barrett, the English born, Italian living designer (who was also recently featured in a spread in GQ), has just opened a new store front in the Minami-Aoyama district of Tokyo. The Barrett store was designed by Zaha Hadid, one of the most successful [...]