tokyo: 3m store opening

celebrating its 50th anniversary, the 3m company [probably best known across the planet for its post-it adhesion memo], launches a pop-up concept store today [11am] at a top location on bustling omotesando dori. simply dubbed 3m store, it measures a sizeable 237 sqm. spread over two floors, and is set up to showcase both the company as a modern lifestyle brand and many of its innovative products. on the ground floor shoppers can familiarize themselves with 3m products and materials, while they also have the opportunity to use it and customize anything imaginable. one floor up however, it's pure business, where approximately 1,000 products are creatively put on display for immediate sale. mind you, artists will regularly be invited to exhibit their work and perform live art sessions in the store. the 3m store remains operational until dec 26. location: 5-1-3 jingumae [harajuku].