3.1 Phillip Lim,Alexander Wang,AMI Alexandre Mattiussi,Chloé,J.W. Anderson,John Elliott,Liam Hodges,Maison Margiela,Raf Simons,Rambaut,Rick Owens,Saint Laurent,Selfmade by Gianfranco VilleagasAbout the store:
First launched in 1990 in the Minami Aoyama area of Tokyo, Adelaide presents an exceptional edit of top international brands. Constantly striving to exceed the expectations of those who appreciate the originality and creativity of contemporary fashion design, the store is currently working on a high-concept section on the store’s first floor, influenced by the world’s most prestigious art museums.
Maison Kitsuné,Marc Jacobs,Alexander Wang,Marni,APC,Filling PiecesAbout the store:
Founded by menswear designer Severine Lahyani in 2015, the name Archive 1820 refers to the address of this exciting boutique along Paris’ rue des Archives. Placed under the vast glass roof of this former workshop, the boutique allows space for not only the finest in modern attire, but an art gallery, a book store and a restaurant. Natural light floods the welcoming, eclectic area, while nature also makes its mark with a variety of plantlife spread around the 400 square meters of space.
Newport Beach, United States
Giamba,Mugler,Olympia Le-Tan,Yazbukey,About the store:
With its minimal design and custom-made furniture in brass, marble and wood, Atelier 7918 is a sophisticated, modernist boutique located in sun-drenched Newport Beach, California. Opened with the vision of expressing imaginative stories through fashion, design and culture, Atelier 7918 presents an expertly curated visual experience of ready to wear and conceptual pieces.
Alessandra Rich,Alexandre Birman,Attico,Calvin Klein,Magda Butrym,Mark Cross,Off White,Oscar Tiye,Self PortraitAbout the store:
Base Blu is a multi-brand luxury boutique in Varese, aiming to re-invent the concept of retail by breaking away from the traditional distribution methods. Opening its doors over 20 years ago, the store offers menswear and womenswear collections that are an inimitable mix and match of haute couture, prêt-à-porter, accessories, exclusive lines and limited edition pieces. Encompassing both well-known designers and emerging talents under one roof, Base Blu offers shoppers a one-stop shop for whatever the heart may desire. Now occupying three floors of a stunning historical XVI century building, the founder invites customers to explore her innovative take on the classic retail experience.
Prague, Czech Republic
Ann Demeulemeester,DRKSHDW,Isabel Benenato,Kristensen Du Nord,Marsell,Officine Creative,Rick Owens,Rosa Maria,Rundolz,TransitAbout the store:
Nestled amongst the historical streets of Prague’s city centre; Blackout boutique’s minimal storefront and streamlined interior delicately contrasts with its ornate surrounds. Opened in 2014; the owners declare ‘We love black, we love simple style, we love clean lines’. Set out as a multibrand concept store, the interior is simplistic and subversive, merging an industrial aesthetic with wood, raw iron and natural stone.
Alexander Wang,Isabel Marant,Lanvin,Marni,Moncler Gamme RougeAbout the store:
At the foot of the Alps, not far from its partner boutique Bugatti Uomo, lies Bugatti Donna. This enchanting boutique’s warm interior blends sophistication with modernity while its offering of international and Italian brands guarantees a unique shopping experience.
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Voted UK Retailer of the Year for 2016, the well-regarded Designer Childrenwear is one of the finest locations in the world for modern babies and kids clothing. Founded over thirty years ago, the luxury fashion shop offers contemporary designs in a space surrounded by Victorian architecture.
Each X Other
Each X Other was born of an encounter between fashion designer Ilan Delouis and artistic director Jenny Mannerheim and a fashion brand was born. Each season, Delouis & Mannerheim collaborate with different artists producing a creative wardrobe with a unique, timeless and androgynous style. Limited Edition art pieces are also produced to sit alongside the collection.
A Cobra It,Jason WU,Marc Le Bihan,Nymphenburg,Paul Hardnen,Peachoo + Krejberg,Preen Line,Sharon Wauchob,Sunglasses,Tsumori Chisato,Ugo CacciatoriAbout the store:
The eponymous ‘concept’ of this boutique is to expand the horizons of everyone who steps through its doors by offering them the most innovative and unusual ideas in technology, art and fashion. The store stocks carefully curated labels alongside luxury home goods, organic chocolate, designer furniture and even bicycles.
Andorra la Vella, Andorra
Isabel Marant,Chloé,Lanvin,Christian Louboutin,Stella McCartney,Sergio Rossi,Diane Von Furstenberg,Erika Cavallini Semi-Couture,Forte_Forte,Faliero Sarti,T by Alexander WangAbout the store:
Gallery Andorra's luxuriously decorated space is located on the small nation’s main commercial hub, but that doesn’t take away from its dreamy atmosphere. The boutique comprises a shoe salon, a lobby bar and theatre-inspired dressing rooms that makes customers feel at home, while trying on a fine selection of attire appropriate for all occasions, but always in the current fashion mood.