In this month’s recap, it’s clear that brick-and-mortar retail spaces are re-entering the world as shoppers are also starting to venture out again. In our June roundup, BOH has gathered all the expansions and openings to have on your radar.
In Miami’s Design District, Interlude Home has opened a new showroom at 3910 Biscayne Blvd. In the 4,000 square foot space, the brand will exhibit its custom upholstered pieces and collection of contemporary, fashion-inspired furniture.
RH signed a lease on buildings developed by Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance and Comras Company at the western end of Miami’s Design District, The real deal reports. Although details of the lease have not yet been made public, renovations are expected to be completed later this year on the larger portfolio of 16 properties, intended to house boutiques, furniture retailers and restaurants.
Designate Neffi walker announced the arrival of its new flagship brick and mortar space, The Black Home. Located in Newark, New Jersey, the store offers a variety of vendors alongside a seasonally rotating group of micro-brands of small artists, manufacturers, and business owners. The grand opening of the space will take place in June with a block party featuring local food, music, and additional attractions.
At the New York Design Center, de Le Cuona announced the opening of a new shopping showroom, located directly across from the Butterfield Cafe on the 16th floor. With a contemporary aesthetic inspired by the brand’s textiles, the boutique’s studio space will feature the company’s full line of textiles as well as a colored wall and workspace.
In other NYDC news, the Parisian designer duo Guillaume Garnier and Florent Linker will present their unique decorative items in the new Garnier & Linker showroom on the fourth floor of the building. The space will feature sculptural lighting, furniture and limited edition collaborations handcrafted by French designers.
Elsewhere at 200 Lex, textile designer Liora Manné opened a new showroom on the 6th floor. The space features the hand-felted Lamontage collection from its namesake brand and the hand-tufted Lush collection, in addition to a selection of colors, patterns and textures to allow for a customizable product.
Spanish outdoor furniture company Isimar has opened a new showroom on the 17th floor of 183 Madison Avenue in New York City, in a space shared with Blux Lighting and Woop Rugs, both also from Spain.
ABC Carpet & Home has relaunched its space in the Industry City Creative Campus with a retail location of over 20,000 square feet on two floors. Located in Building 2, the new store contains over 4,000 handmade rugs, as well as a selection of wall-to-wall rugs and the ABC custom bar, where customers can meet specialists to customize their products.
High-end custom furniture brand Ornare has chosen the Hamptons as the latest location for its expansion into the US market. The nearly 3,000 square foot space showcases the work of designers such as Patricia anastassiadis, Guto Indio da Costa, Ricardo Bello Dias and Studio Ornare.
Joanna Mahserdjian, owner of Upstate Rug Supply, partnered with two antique dealers to open The Shop in Hudson, New York. Located on the city’s bustling Warren Street, the curated storefront features a mix of furniture, lighting, rugs, art, and decor.
Creel & Gow has opened a new 5,000 square foot outpost in Millbrook, New York, offering products similar to those featured in the store’s original Manhattan location. The new store offers a variety of internationally sourced goods, including rattan furniture made in Tangier and table linens from a Cairo women’s cooperative, as well as a greenhouse in which the garden designer Antoine Bellomo has set up the Orangerie nursery dedicated to specialty plants.
Photography Angela Newton Roy
In the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, DC, Designer Library opened its first brick-and-mortar space, showcasing wall coverings, textiles, rugs, furniture and lighting from the group’s family of brands. The showroom will operate by appointment only, offering a personalized customer experience in a format inspired by the Parisian Galleries of Saint-Germain-des-Prés.
Designate Susan currie opened a new office in Atlanta. Located in Atlanta’s Decorative Arts Center, the new space is the full-service residential design company’s second location in addition to its original studio in New Orleans.
Former chief designer at Peace Industry, Melina finkelstein started his own solo business with Casa Muñiz Design, a carpet and art design studio located at 6020 Adeline Street in Oakland, California. The space will offer in-store design consultation for custom orders by appointment as well as stock rugs for purchase, including a collection of flat-woven rugs made in Oaxaca, Mexico and original artwork. of Finkelstein who inspired the designs.
Home essentials brand Parachute has opened its first Seattle outlet, a 3,329 square foot space in the city’s University Village neighborhood with experiential elements like a working stone sink where customers can try out. the selection of brand towels. The debut marks the brand’s first opening after the pandemic, which will be followed by another retail space slated to open in Scottsdale, Ariz. On June 25.
British brand Clive Christian Furniture has unveiled its new showroom in Saigon, Vietnam, after choosing the location due to the growing demand for luxury goods in the region. Located in the luxury Thang Long Showroom in Ho Chi Minh City, the 10,764 square foot penthouse space overlooks the city atop one of its tallest skyscrapers.
Homepage Image: Inside Parachute, Seattle’s First Outpost | Courtesy of Parachute