Louis Vuitton Opens New “Winter Resort” Store in Switzerland

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 28, 2012
Following the opening of its first store in the famous Swiss ski resort in 2004, Louis Vuitton inaugurates a new winter resort store on the renowned Promenade, Gstaad. The popular winter destination seems an appropriate choice given the fact that 201...

Head Porter Hokkaido “SNOW EGG” Pop-Up Store

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 28, 2012
The Head Porter Hokkaido “Snow Egg” is a triple threat, serving as an all-encompassing retail space, bar and ski-out cafe. Decorated and constructed to take on the look and feel of an igloo, the interior is far less rustic than its facade...

A Look Into visvim’s New F.I.L. Peninsula

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 21, 2012
This week marks another retail venture for Japanese lifestyle brand visvim. Several years ago, its F.I.L. store in Central was the start of an Asian-centric retail expansion. While the Central store was recently closed — deemed a surplus to its...

Del Toro Open Their First Flagship Store in Miami

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 19, 2012
Footwear and lifestyle brand Del Toro announced the grand opening of its first flagship store on December 5. Located in their native Miami, the store will be home to Del Toro’s evolving collection of both men’s and women’s shoes and...

F.I.L Peninsula Hong Kong

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 18, 2012
Adding to their growing presence throughout Hong Kong, well-regarded Japanese brand visvim will be opening a brand new flagship in the form of the F.I.L Peninsula Hong Kong store. Set to be located inside the arcades of the Peninsula Hong Kong, the n...

A Look Inside Acne Studios Aoyama

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 17, 2012
Swedish fashion label Acne is a considerably different entity from the start-up that introduced its maiden collection in 1998. With the establishment of a strong range of Acne Studios retail locations and the increasing popularity of the publication...

“Where the WOAW! Things Are” Recap @ BLITZ Lane Crawford

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 10, 2012
Since the event at  Lane Crawford’s Tsim Sha Tsui BLITZ space went so well last week, we sat the curator of ”Where the WOAW! Things Are” down for a chat about how the initiative went. Revolving around a slew of lifestyle items, the...

COMME des GARÇONS Announces Dover Street Market New York Location

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 8, 2012
In atypical fashion, the often secretive COMME des GARÇONS has announced the workings of its upcoming New York branch of its successful multi-brand Dover Street Market concept. Joining both the original London and Tokyo locations, the New York additi...

Dior Homme Celebrates Its New Miami Boutique with “Can I Make the Music Fly” Video

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 7, 2012
To commemorate the opening of its fifth U.S. location, Dior Homme recently commissioned noted fashion photographer Bruce Weber to produce “Can I Make the Music Fly,” a short feature that will play in the label’s new Miami, Florida b...

BEAKER Opens Its Latest Flagship Store in South Korea

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 7, 2012
BEAKER celebrated the opening of its latest flagship store in South Korea on October 25th. Located in Hannam, Seoul, the interior is simplistic, choosing an uncluttered layout that is roomy yet approachable with their use of carved wood and neutral c...

Wudai Shiguo Hong Kong

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 4, 2012
Wudai Shiguo is a state-of-the-art creative boutique based in Hong Kong that specializes in creative design, branded consultancy, and a rich ability for visual communication. The shop contains a conceptual selection of rugged apparel with representat...

Mattison Los Angeles

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 3, 2012
Derek Mattison, the self-proclaimed “tailoring whore,” has recently launched his first flagship store in the heart of Los Angeles. Situated in the highly coveted neighborhood of Melrose Place, the tailoring haven will be the only place fo...

Kevin Poon’s “Where the WOAW! Things Are” Starts This Wednesday

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 3, 2012
Kevin Poon – co-founder of Hong Kong-based street fashion label CLOT and retail chain JUICE with Edison Chen – was invited by Lane Crawford to curate its Tsim Sha Tsui BLITZ space in Hong Kong this holiday season. As a result, “Wher...

FOTT Moscow Opening Recap | Video

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 3, 2012
Coming off of a string of great projects, including a collaboration with Spiewak, Russian retailer FOTT has also moved to a new location in Moscow. The new space was designed from the ground up to accommodate FOTT’s growing customer base and ae...

The Road to Retail: ONLY NY

StyleComments ⋅ Nov 30, 2012
Middle school friends, art school dropouts and successful small business owners; Micah Belamarich and Julian Goldstein started ONLY NY with a simple manifesto in mind: create something intrinsically New York from which their own personal interests wo...