ISTANBUL: Mama Shelter Hotel

Located in Beyoğlu, one of Istanbul's most lively shopping districts, Mama Shelter boasts a playful take on modern style complete with cheeky details and sleek design, care of the prolific designer Philippe Starck. 
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TOKYO: Kapok Opens First Japan Store

Popular Hong Kong boutique Kapok has unveiled its first Japan branch alongside a grand opening on October 8th.
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LONDON: Horst, Photographer of Style

Currently on show at the V&A is a retrospective of German photographer Horst P. Horst, a leading photographer of the 20th century.
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LONDON: Victoria Beckham Flagship

Victoria Beckham has opened her debut store on Dover Street in Mayfair, London.
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Hong Kong: Design Carnival 2014

Hong Kong Design Centre and K11 Art Mall will join hands again to co-organise a 3-day design market this month named “DESIGN MART 2014 @ K11” for design entrepreneurs to showcase their newest innovations and original designs. 
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LOS ANGELES: Doug Aitken

Los Angeles-based artist Doug Aitken examines the modern landscape in his solo exhibition Still Life at Regen Projects.
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LONDON: Jimmy Choo Flagship

Luxury footwear brand Jimmy Choo has re-opened its newly renovated and expanded London flagship store on New Bond Street.
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COPENHAGEN: Isabel Marant

Parisian label Isabel Marant has opened its first flagship store in Copenhagen, located in the Grønnegadekvarteret district.
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SEOUL: Culture Chanel, The Sense of Places

Recently unveiled at Seoul’s Dongdaemun Design Plaza, is Culture Chanel The Sense of Places. Curated once again by Jean‑Louis Froment, who previously brought Culture Chanel to Moscow, Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and Tokyo, the exhibition is a retrospective of Mademoiselle Chanel’s life story. 
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LONDON: The BLEACH Bar

BLEACH founders Alex Brownsell and Sam Teasdale’s East London Empire continues with the addition of The BLEACH Bar, just a few doors down from their cult Dalston-based hair salon. 
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LONDON: The GOODHOOD Store

Fashion and lifestyle shop The GOODHOOD Store has unveiled its new 3,000 sqft. flagship in Shoreditch comprising an extended edit of womenswear, menswear, kidswear, accessories, beauty and interiors, alongside its first GOODHOOD café in collaboration with Brett Redman (of Elliot’s Café Borough Market and The Pavilion Café Victoria Park).
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LOS ANGELES: Wildfox

Open this week, cult juniors brand Wildfox bows its first flagship in West Hollywood.
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COPENHAGEN: Playtype

Copenhagen-based design agency e-Types' Playtype font foundry is translated into a permanent brick-and-mortar concept store.
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LOS ANGELES: Uniqlo Pop-Ups

Uniqlo hits Southern California, rolling out pop-up shops through the summer in anticipation of four Los Angeles and Orange County flagships debuting this fall. 
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AMSTERDAM: Volkshotel

Previously the headquarters of newspaper De Volkskrant, the new Volkshotel is based in East Amsterdam near the lively De Pijp district, taking over what was a dilapidated looking building.
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