Whitney Harrod

Fresh off receiving the PAVE Rising Star Award, Saks Fifth Avenue’s director of store design discusses the yin and yang of visual merchandising and store design.

What does it mean to be the reigning PAVE Rising Star?
The evening of the...

University of Cincinnati student Liz Baverman on her winning Sephora pop-up

During the PAVE gala at the Retail Design Collective in December, the organization handed out awards in its 2011 PAVE...

Samsonite’s sleek new Brussels flagship features wide edges, clean lines and lots of LEDs

Samsonite Europe (Oudenaarde, Belgium) decided it was time to distinguish itself from other luggage retailers. One...

Centiva’s senior flooring designer has all her tiles in a row as she looks for the next best thing in flooring

Leigh Wright is on a constant scavenger hunt. Whether it’s admiring reclaimed lumber or looking to see what the...

Temporary light sculpture bubbles up excitement

Japanese fashion brand Issey Miyake illuminates its New York flagship with “Uros,” a temporary light sculpture...

VMSD editors share the season's best designs

This holiday season, many retailers embraced social media. For instance, Barneys New York collaborated with pop star Lady...

This custom suit maker stitches together digital elements and clean lines for a clutter-free buying experience

Project Suppliers

Retailer: My.Suit, New York

Design/Architecture: UnSpace, New York

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Swiss watchmaker Breitling celebrates its aviation roots with pop art pieces inside its New York flagship

During the 1950s and ’60s, Swiss watchmaker Breitling (Grenchen, Switzerland) played a key role in the boom of commercial...

City experiences flouishing boutique scene, serves as hotspot for millennials

The Numbers

Anchored by the health care, education, tourism and music industries, Nashville is...

Take a peek into New York’s holiday window fantasyland with photographer Richard Cadan

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