milan: stella mccartney store opening

stella mccartney recently opened a flagship in milan's prestigious triangolo d'oro, the luxury boutique-infested shopping area near the duomo. housed in a courtyard palazzo, the new store occupies two floors covering an area of 175 sqm. and is designed by angus pond architects in london. the design concept is based on a lack of weight as almost everything is suspended, allowing the space to dominate over furniture. of a series of bespoke items, the semi-ornamental wall pieces made from brass are true eye-catchers, giving the space a playful elegance and firmly marking it as an exclusive female retail environment. the milan flagship features all stella mccartney collections. location: via santo spirito 3 [duomo].
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