Love the new windows at Saks Fifth Avenue. Unfortunately the pictures don’t do them justice, best seen in person. Amazing visual merchandising for the Glam Gardens campaign.
Things are not always what they seem. This 1825 liquor storefront was repurposed as a J. Crew Men’s Store. The building is a historical landmark which is why there is no J. Crew signage outside. The location was a stop on the Underground Railroad and the fourth oldest standing house in NYC. Theodore Wright, African-American… Continue reading J. Crew Men’s Store
Genuine Motorworks based in Brooklyn is the retail arm of Indian Larry Motorcycles. They offer a variety of motorcycle and work-wear products with a rustic Americana vibe–don’t have to be a biker to appreciate the store. All products sold are American made.
There is nothing like a beautifully designed and well made package to draw you to a product. And a successful one properly complements what’s inside without over shadowing it. At the Luxe Pack show at Pier 92 in New York this month there were a lot of fabulous and inventive packaging. Here are a few:
The Green Building – Brooklyn, NY. This space was built in 1889 as a brass foundry and restored to a mixed use venue space. It still has the original exposed brick walls against a wood beam ceiling. The glass doors open to an outdoor courtyard.
Kwang Young Chun – Aggregation 13-ju029, 2013. Mixed media with Korean mulberry paper. The textured surface consists of styrofoam shapes wrapped with the paper and individually dyed; colors sourced from natural extracts. Wrapping the shapes is a traditional Korean technique forming these small paper sculptures. They have a trompe l’oeil quality that creates the illusion… Continue reading Kwang Young Chun
Harry Bertoia – Screen 1951, Taylor and Graham Gallery.
Livly, beautiful children’s boutique in TriBeCa, NY for any little prince or princess. Line was created in Sweden after designer/mom Lisa Carrol had premature twins (Liv and Lilly) and wanted soft clothes for their sensitive skin. Most clothing sold there are made from 100% Pima Cotton.
Floral artist Lillli of Mimosa Floral showing passion vine flower at Gowans Hospitality Group’s Spring Fling, Brooklyn, NY.
Well-dressed and ready for the summer. As seen at Saks Fifth Avenue, multitude of colors, patterns and styles.