Mobile Van Bookstore Showcases Portuguese Writers

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“Tell A Story” is the motto and brand name for this mobile bookstore in Portugal. Having taken on a vintage van and repurposing it into a mobile shop, the outcome is a legendary tool for educating those who aren’t necessarily from Portugal to learn culture from the country’s own writers. The old school 1970′s Renault van…

Vibrant Washi Tape Warehouse Pop Up Shop Decoration

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Japanese style masking tape, more commonly known as “washi tape,” has seen a popular burst in use from us here stateside. With all of its amazing organizational uses, it’s hard not to want to put these intricately decorated tapes on just about anything and everything. Artist Koji Iyama created this jaw dropping installation with mt masking…

‘Sleeping Around’ Pop Up Shipping Container Hotel

Posted 2 years ago by

There’s nothing more exciting and comforting when traveling than setting up at your favorite hotel chain, or on the other side of the spectrum– trying something completely outside of the box. With the “Sleeping Around” shipping container hotel travelers can have both. Geoffrey Stampaert created this concept much like the ever popular “pop up shops” that…

175th Tiffany & Co. Anniversary Pop Up Diamond Pavilion in China

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2×4 Design Consultancy was recently commissioned for the construction and planning of the important anniversary of Tiffany & Company’s 175th year. In preparing for celebrating their long-standing business and success, the company set out to create a pop-up exhibition in China. Proving that their legacy and iconic status has transcended the times and evolved into a…

Childhood Fort Inspired Pop-Up Clothing Shop

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The beauty of the pop-up shop is that its typical small compact design allows for it to appear just about anywhere, and that’s exactly what Andy Tong did when he designed this MOMO Shop. Created out of discarded windows of all shapes and sizes, this little piece of wonderment was placed in the atrium of a…

Starbucks Espresso Journey Pop Up Shop by Nendo

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When you think ‘Pop-Up Shop’ there’s typically an association with purchasing goods, bright lights, big signage and all kinds of stops pulled out for those just wandering through. And imagine a Starbucks pop-up shop. You’d think frappucino’s, lattes, espresso drinks and coffee cups abound, right? Wrong. This Tokyo based shop by Nendo is actually quite the…

Deconstructed COMME des GARÇONS Warsaw Store

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European fashion label COMME des GARÇONS has been a hit internationally, and they’ve made their own moves in the market– including the guerilla store in Warsaw, Poland. Though most boutiques of a high end label are prim, proper and quick to dust the shelves and tidy the display windows; this place looks like a group of…

Zaha Hadid and Fudge Create A Pop Up Hair Salon

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Zaha Hadid has never been one to sit back and let others take the reigns. The innovative architect and her team of professionals have teamed with British hair product brand, ‘Fudge,’ to design a pop up hair salon carved out of one succinct corner of Hadid’s showroom. Each hair station is boldly defined in the crazy…

Hublot ‘Big Bang’ Pop Up Shop Is Raining Black Gems

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Pop-up shops have been gaining more and more popularity– and they’re a great way to attract a large amount of people when things are running for a limited time. Not so sure how that worked out for the luxury watch brand Hublot, as they opened up a pop-up store in Singapore’s Paragon Shopping Mall. With over…