May 2007

Ultimate Shop Design

TeNeues Publishing Company

  • 16 West 22nd Street
  • New York , NY

(212) 627-9090

Have you ever dreamed of opening your own boutique?  If so, then check out abc Ultimate Shop Design xyz by Llorenc Bonet Delgado. In this book Delgado thoroughly evaluates contemporary innovation in store design & décor.  The author discusses everything from double-height windows to fluorescent light sifted through opaque glass and more.

abc Ultimate Shop Design xyz visits the following retail stores:

  • Jean-Paul Gaultier
  • Dolce & Gabbana
  • Christian Lacroix
  • Gucci
  • Louis Vuitton

Each case study captures a clear and recognizable image of the store brand in correlation to its visual aesthetic.  In addition, some case studies feature interior as well as exterior store images including but not limited to fixtures and store windows.  In an effort to present the eclectic nature of today’s retail store, Delgado features a variety of retail formats that goes beyond apparel & accessories. abc Ultimate Shop Design xyz offers fuel for the imagination with many bright and colorful photos. This book is a must have for any design library and a must read for the creative or enterprising student alike.

Reviewer: Jesse Negrete, FIDM Library Staff Member