Pause at these rewarding stores for premiumemium design goods.
SOUTHERN CHARM Sarah-Hamlin Hastings, owner of newly opened Fritz Porter Atelier in Charleston (above), represents a collection o f fine antiques, contemporary furniture, original art and exquisite textiles. She hopes to promote “craftmanship and artistry, whether it was made yesterday or 200 years ago”. fritzporter.com SYDNEY SPACE PLUS
BRIT PICK LA-based designer Kelly Wearstler is making her mark on British shores, with a new store in grand retailer Harrods (below). The selection, which includes the ‘Strada’ pendant (left), will boast her trademark bold shapes and distinctive modern luxury. harrods.com
Patricia Urquiola was inspired by Cassina’s hallmark history when she designed its new Midtown showroom (below) as a reection of the work of great architectural masters of modernism while paying attention to the use of innovative materials. cassina.com JAPAN MODE
LOCATED IN TOKYO’S EXCLUSIVE AOYAMA AREA, B&B ITALIA’S SLEEK NEW SHOWROOM BELOW COMBINES BEDROOM, LIVING AND DINING LAYOUTS WITH SOPHISTICATED ARCHITECTURAL MATERIALS AND DETAILS THAT PROVIDE INSPIRATION FOR THE CREATION OF UNIQUE INTERIOR SPACES. Australian fashion label Jac+Jack enlisted interior architect George Livissianis to design its Bondi Beach store (below). The new space resonates with the brand’s sense of relaxed luxury as well as the tactile nature of the clothing.
ANOTHERTHREE Richmond is now home to Top3 By Design’s largest store where its plethora of lifestyle products, including Marcel Wanders’ ‘Stone’ stool for Kartell (right), will be readily available.
HOKKAIDO PURE BEAUTY Australian skincare brand Aesop’s new Sapporo store (above), designed by Fukuoka-based firm Case-Real, references Hokkaido’s urban and rural landscapes using local natural materials that have been juxtaposed to illustrate the soft and harsh sides of the environment. aesop.com