Gifted pur­chases

Belle - - Bazaar - Edited by LUCY MCCABE

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”. fritz­ 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. har­



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. 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. ae­

ja­can­d­ MEL­BOURNE

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