14 stores that will make any love shopping
The world is changing rapidly and so to surprise the modern customers, anticipate their desires and entice to purchase, store owners come up with something completely new and different.
The most unusual bookstore
Livraria Lello & Irmão, Porto, Portugal
This could get at least a few bookstores. This London Word on the Water, and the Dutch Selexyz Dominicanen, located in the building of the church, and the Belgian Cook & Book, which cochetaet a bookshop and a restaurant, and a crazy Kid's Republic in Beijing. Still, we gave preference to shop Livraria Lello & Irmão, located in Porto. It was opened in 1881 and is considered one of the oldest in Portugal. The interior is more like a medieval decoration: wood paneling, shelves, and carved spiral staircase. Here there is even a tram line, which carry about a book.
The greenest store
About Aesop brand shops say it is not so much cosmetics stores, as a work of art. Neither store network does not repeat its interior, each characterized by unusual details and design solutions. Interior Aesop Singapore advantageously built using natural materials, primarily wood and coir.
The smallest store
Botas 66, Prague, Czech Republic
On the interior the idea influenced by two significant limitations: the need to accommodate about 1,000 shoe boxes in a small space and combine a shoe store with a small art gallery. As a result, the room was divided into two parts - the white space for art galleries and black - for a shoe store. Bright yellow design shoe boxes became the main "chip" shop. The area of the shop - just 18 square meters.
The most "delicious" interior
Salon du Fromage Hisada, Paris, France
Salon du fromage Hisada - specialized cheese boutique with tastings and a cafe on the second floor. Specially designed lamps in the form of pieces of cheese, cheese holes separating the store space, and bland yellow light, fill space - all complement each other and pulling the door towards the store. It has long been turned into one of the small Parisian sights, which are advised to visit the local gastronomic guides.
The most unique design of
Romanticism, Hangzhou, China
In the words of the project artist: "The customer asked me to make the interior, which no one could repeat. Other requests were not. I tried to grab the idea and develop it further. Since no more requests can not be, I questioned the customer about the boutique concept and the relationship selling clothes with the surrounding space. The result was an organic network that passes through the entire space of the boutique. Clothing - our second skin, the space - our third skin. And the design is somewhere between clothing and space. " That said, some brief, this is the result.
The most functional wow-effect
Women's clothing boutique Eifini, Chengdu, China
To focus attention on the clothes, the designers painted the floor, walls and ceiling are white. But most importantly - it is 250 meters of pipe, painted in bright red. The pipe is also a design element and method of zoning. She holds with a transparent fixing because it gives the impression that it is floating above the ground.
The most original coffee shop
Starbucks, Dazaifu, Japan
2000 boards with a total length of more than 4 kilometers was required to implement the idea of the architect. Wooden construction simulates wave and lasts for a transparent glass facade coffee. The room is shaped like a long box, the back wall is fully glazed, opening up a view of the green garden.
The most impressive design shopping center
Hanjie Wanda Square, Wuhan, China
Merging of traditional and modern design - the main feature of the building. The interior space is formed south and north atriums. The decor of the northern atrium, symbolizing national traditions, dominated by shades of gold and bronze. South, "responsible" for the present, is decorated with gray and silver. For facing of the building trade center it took 42333 globe. Metal balls are different degrees of penetration in the plane of the facade, so that the architects succeeded moire spillovers on the building.
The most futuristic shopping center
Emporio, Malmö, Sweden
The main idea of the complex - the creation of the mini-town with all necessary infrastructure. Outside the complex is decorated with colored glass, which in the evening is also beautifully illuminated from the inside. The interior of the building is translucent bright colors - emerald green, bright blue, purple, azure and lemon yellow. In each part of the building a colored glass used in various combinations. Using contrasting colors - it is a sensible idea: people are better oriented in space, for them it is a kind of pointers.
The most beautiful functional
Lucien Pellat-Finet Shinsaibashi, Osaka, Japan
The customer wanted the interior of his shop was warm, quiet and cozy. The result is a store with walls in the form of cells that resemble honeycombs. As the base material processing was selected light tree. Each "cell" can be of practical value, and used as a shelf of different shapes and sizes.
The most "delicious" hypermarket
IPER, Milan, Italy
The Italians know how to cook - it's a fact. But they also know how to "tasty" sell. The Italian chain IPER learned to combine affordable prices and inspirational presentations. IPER puts key departments - meat and sausages, fish, cooking and ready meals; in the hall of pizzas, and you can eat in the cafe right in the hypermarket.
The most sporting goods store
Schuster, Munich, Germany
Here everything is thought out to the last detail. For example, one can test the adhesion of new shoes for special hill with different types of stony surfaces. 25-meter climbing wall adds to the dynamics of space and impressive customer as all floors visible from the entrance. The store also has a social function: on the top floor is a Bavarian ski club with maps and useful information.
Best Chocolate Shop
Ritter Sport, Berlin, Germany
Especially for fans of the brand the company has created a branded boutique with "educational" function. Here you can watch the process of chocolate making and chocolate to get your dreams of your favorite ingredients. A three-storey shop holds a small cafe and a place to conduct master classes for young chocolatiers. Leave without shopping is impossible.
The most hunting store
Frankonia, Giessen, Germany
Since its founding in 1908, Frankonia has become the market leader in hunting and shooting sports in Germany. Network consists of 24 stores and provides weapons, accessories, clothing and footwear for hunters. A special feature of shops is located within the shooting range, where you can learn how to shoot, to try out different kinds of weapons. The interior of natural materials and natural colors. Theatrical light, beautiful pictures of natural landscapes make the store is very comfortable and set up for the purchase.