Boutique for Ista, Amritsar

Ista is a luxury business hotel. Their boutique displays a large variety of items from books to clothes to cosmetics. The look is clean and simple with a medium-tone marble floor and primary elements of white, steel and wood.

Located in Amritsar, Punjab, India. The floor area is 37 sqm (398 sqft). The project was completed in Jun 2009. Lighting design by Be Lit, Bangkok.

Display Window

Seamless glass barely separates the boutique from the rest of the public spaces. Intersecting wooden rectangles bring the products to eye level.

Display Window

The window display seen from inside the shop.

Display Window

A detail of the window display.

Display Window

A detail of the window display with hardware-free glass shelves.

Display Window

A detail of the window display showing the steel support from the ceiling.

Product Display

An interior view of the shop with the counter at the back.

Product Display

Wooden shelves behind the counter.

Ceiling

Placement of light fittings in the ceiling.

Product Display

An interior view of the shop.

Product Display

The central displays are objects unto themselves.

Product Display

Wood and glass bookshelves.

Product Display

A white wall of shelves with grey glass insets.

Product Display

Glass shelves wrap around a column.

Product Display

There are product shelves at an accessible level and large display niches at an upper level.

Product Display

A floating wooden shelf supported by a steel bracket.

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