LEAVE THE CAR Text by Mona Mansour, inspired by images creative directed by Humberto Leon and Carol LimPhotographs by Azim HaidaryanStyled by Haidee Findlay-Levin APRIL 10, 2019 Read the Full Article Here
Calling all bargain hunters and bag ladies! We have broken stuff, scratched tables, and misfit toys. We'll put them on our stoop for two days only on Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th. Come join us for a massive spring cleaning. We can hardly wait!!!3rd Annual Stoop Sale |...
For all the believers in the brick-and-mortar retail-pocalypse, get this: The U.S. Census Bureau’s retail economy survey reported that Q4’s 2018 internet sales transactions (in other words, e-commerce) accounted for only 9.9 percent of the nation’s gross retail sales. That less than 10 percent of all buying is happening online...
Michele Varian's Design Talk Roundtable no. 04 invites industry leaders Markus Schreyer of Design Hotels (our neighbors at 11 Howard) and Jean Lin of Colony, and Marie Burgos interior designer to the (round)table to discuss why – and what – independent design creatives need to know about the intersections of real estate and design. Topics will cover changes, innovation and traditionalism of brick and mortar, showrooming and retailing; how brick and mortar spaces engage with (and fuse) consumers, hospitality and community; the role of digital spaces in creating compelling brick and mortar experiences, and more.
Also, in order to demonstrate the importance of immersive experiences to engage people, Michele's husband Brad Roberts of the Crash Test Dummies will be concluding the talk by leading a brief mantra session. Click here for a preivew of Brad chanting.
Check out this feature on the Design Hotels blog for even more of a teaser!
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Celebrate NYCxDESIGN with SoHo Design District by visiting our participating showrooms this Saturday, May 18th 6-9pm to view their new collections over cocktails. Pick up a map at our store to tour the neighborhood and see the latest in design.