Subscribe to our weekly newsletters
Subscribe to newsletter

 

Editor's Note: RAWFISH provide:-

Space PlanningSpace Planning
Interior DesignInterior Design
Commercial Interior DesignCommercial Interior Design
 

Request Information

Home
Include Article
Advertise
 

 

 
 

Links
Request Information
Terms of use
Contact

 

Request Facilities / Interiors product information

Request Architectural product information External

Request Architectural product information Internal

Request Mechanical HVAC product information

Request Electrical product information

 

Saints & Sinners is an exciting new concept in menswear retailing opening at Liverpool ONE in April.

The bespoke store, which has been designed by Manchester based consultants Rawfish, combines the look and feel of a boutique hotel with modern eclectic styling and the latest innovations in commercial interior design, influenced by the fashion retailing mecca of Tokyo.

Dubbed a lifestyle store with its fusion of retail space, marble-clad DJ box for local radio broadcasts and chill out seating area, the 4500 sq ft store spans two levels plus mezzanine and balconies.

Rawfish creative director Andy Barlow said: “The Saints & Sinners store design is the result of a number of key influences, but in particular the contrasting themes of saints and sinners. Overall it is quite masculine, with tattoo style graphics, natural materials, stainless steel and a grey and natural stone colour scheme injected with bright white highlights and black lowlights.

“The visual impact begins at the ground floor entrance on Wall Street. A fully glazed, tattooed façade surrounds red glass doors and an illuminated central archway featuring an enormous crystal chandelier.

“The store’s ground floor is treated with dark painted wall panelling, parquet flooring and large slate topped table displays. Presiding overhead, at the top of the stairs, is a full size moose head.

“A mirrored passenger lift and steel staircase, set off with a padded velvet chesterfield-esque wall feature studded with LEDs rather than buttons, lead to the first floor.”

Barlow continued: “The first floor is quite dramatic and highlights the contrast between ‘Saints’ and ‘Sinners’. The whole space is split into quarters, with a more neutral area creating the entrance to the first floor from the stair and lift.

“Off to the left we walk into the ‘Sinners’ area which is very dark, with a black slate floor, black wall panelling and ceilings punctuated with narrow beamed lighting providing a sinister backdrop to the urban-inspired brands and vintage tattoo wear including Christian Audigier, Ed Hardy, Smet and Affliction. The footwear and accessories area features antique seating and coffee table, and an antique elephant’s foot print rug adds the finishing touch.”

Barlow went on: “A large reclaimed fireplace and marble DJ box separate this area from the ‘Saints’ area, which carries brands including Armani, Maharishi, Hugo Boss and D&G. It has a white limestone floor with moulded panelling and recessed ceiling. Highly polished white lacquered gondola units run around the circumference and a central focus is a full height, internally lit, polished stainless steel and walnut wardrobe.”

The company behind Saints & Sinners boasts 21 years of experience in fashion retailing in Liverpool and has a menswear store, Script, based in the city centre.

Managing director of Script and Saints & Sinners, Paul Dougherty said: “Saints & Sinners offers a fresh approach to retailing in line with consumer demand and changes in the fashion retail industry. It delivers a true ‘shopping experience’ and we have used our links with the vibrant Merseyside music scene in to make the store akin to an urban bar.

“Unlike many retail outlets, not all available space has been crammed with clothing or accessories, to allow for a seating and refreshment area reinforcing the ‘lifestyle’ element.”

Dougherty added: “In addition to a fantastic mix of urban inspired brands all under one roof, we’re going to be offering some added value services such as customisation and alterations, and possibly an in-store tattoo artist.”

Email: andy@rawfishdesign.co.uk


3M Branding Graphics solutions Commercial applications News 090309

AkzoNobel Decorative coatings Decorative paints Performance coatings News 090309

Carrier Air Conditioning Multi Split Systems Water Cooled Chillers News 090309

Danfoss HVAC inverter drives Variable speed drives Cooling towers News 090309

Dow Floor insulation Insulated Panels News 090309

Formica Laminate Worktops High Pressure Laminate News 090309

Garden Buildings Centre Concrete buildings Precast garages News 090309

HCA New housing development New residential developments News 090309

Heckmondwike Carpet suppliers Fibre bonded carpets High performance carpets News 090309

Ibstock Bricks Clay Bricks Brick Cladding Facing Bricks News 090309

John Brash Timber importer Anti-slip timber decking News 090309

KNX Building Automation Building Control and Standards News 090309

Lars & Ivan Audiovisual Design Company Home electronic systems News 090309

Lawrence McPherson Associates Architecture Town Planning Practice News 090309

Mitsubishi Electric Air Curtains Split Systems VRV VRF Condensers News 090309

Purcell Miller Tritton Architects Historic Building Consultants News 090309

SAS International Metal systems for suspended ceilings Acoustic Ceilings News 090309

VELUX Roof Windows Blinds Skylights Sun tunnels News 090309

AkzoNobel Decorative coatings Decorative paints Performance coatings News 100309

Balcony Systems Ltd Balustrading and glazing solutions News 100309

British Plastics Federation Sustainable building materials Expanded polystyrene News 100309

Carrier Air Conditioning Multi Split Systems Water Cooled Chillers News 100309

Emergi-Lite Architectural Feature Lighting Emergency Lighting News 100309

F. Ball Flooring adhesives Subfloor preparation News 100309

GE Commercial Finance Capital Solutions Leasing News 100309

H+H Aircrete Masonry Aircrete Products Walling Insulation News 100309

ICON Information Management Estates Management Concept Management News 100309

Interbuild Building Shows Construction Exhibitions News 100309

Par Louvre systems Brise soleil Bespoke fabricated louvres News 100309

Mouchel Construction consulting Business services News 100309

Reynaers Aluminium Windows fabrication Door fabrication Sliding systems News 100309

Sill Lighting Architectural Lighting Commercial Lighting Systems News 100309

Stannah Stairlifts Chair Lift Mobility Aids News 100309

Tileplans Garage flooring Garage flooring tiles News 100309

Willmott Dixon Major Contracting M&E maintenance News 100309

Actulite Lighting Accessories Lamps Tubes Lighting Luminaires News 110309

Armstrong Packaged Booster Pumps Plant Room Installation News 110309

BES Consulting Health and Safety Safety Equipment Safety Training News 110309

Carrier Air Conditioning Multi Split Systems Water Cooled Chillers News 110309

CDM2007.org Construction health & safety regulations News 110309

Cowlin Construction Civil engineering Infrastructure News 110309

Croft Goode Architects Urban design Commercial buildings News 110309

Crown Paints Primers Preparation News 110309

Fisher Engineering Constructional steel fabricators Steelwork contractors News 110309

Garden Buildings Centre Concrete buildings Precast garages News 110309

Honeywell Pressure Regulating Valves Actuators Inverter drives News 110309

Knauf Drywall Plasters Plasterboards Insulating News 110309

LGD Group Windows fabrication Window systems News 110309

NHBC Consultants Professional services Government regulation compliance News 110309

Polypipe Ventilation Rainwater Systems Plumbing Heating News 110309

Quantum Windows UPVC Windows UPVC Doors Fabricators News 110309

Saint Gobain Sustainable design Construction exhibition News 110309

Sidell Gibson Architects Urban design Interior design Commercial buildings News 110309

AkzoNobel Decorative coatings Decorative paints News 120309

Armstrong Packaged Booster Pumps Plant Room Installation News 120309

Avonside Roofing Timber Roofing Green roofing News 120309

Chubb Security Security solutions Security systems News 120309

E.ON Carbon Footprint Carbon Reduction Sustainable Energy News 120309

JELD-WEN Internal doors External doors Patio doors News 120309

John Brash Anti-slip timber decking Timber cladding News 120309

Marley Eternit Roofing Clay Tiles Concerete Tiles News 120309

MK Electrical Accessories Cable Management Systems News 120309

Pinelog Log Cabins Lodges Summerhouses Swimming Pools News 120309

RAWFISH Space Planning Interior Design Commercial Interior Design News 120309

SAS Daniels LLP Construction Law Corporate Commercial News 120309

TPS Construction company Civil engineers News 120309

Flakt Woods Air Handling Units Air Movement Fans News 160309

Garden Building Centre Concrete garages Concrete buildings Precast garages News 160309

ISG Plc Construction Services Specialists Special Work Services News 160309

Pilkington Glass Manufacturer News 160309

Miller Construction Construction Company House Building Property Development News 160309

Remote Video Responses CCTV and Access Control Systems News 160309

Par Louvere Systems Louvre systems Brise soleil Timber brise News 170309

Marshall Tufflex Cable Management Floor Boxes Underfloor Services News 170309

Space Air Air Conditioning Systems Chilled Beams Splits News 170309

Mitsubushi Electric Air Curtains Split Systems VRV News 170309

Knauf Drywall Plasterboards Plasters Drylining Aquapanel Tile Backer News 170609

MK Electric Electrical Accessories Cable Management Power Distribution News 170309

Levolux Performance Louvres Solar Control accessories Solar News 160309

Tyco Thermal Controls Heat Tracing Snow Melting Heating Floor News 160309

KNX UK Intelligent building controls Lighting software Lighting News 160309

Actionair Dampers Actuators Controls Fan Coils 160309

Dow Building Solutions Sound Proofing Insulated Panels Insulation News 180309

Danfoss Invertor Drives Controls Motors Variable Speed News 180309

Polyflor Sports Surfaces Safety Flooring Floor Flexible News 180309

Siemens Fire Systems Detection Cabling Home News 180309

Weatherite Building Services Air Handling Units Air Movement Fans News 180309

GE Lighting Lighting Outdoor lighting Interior lighting News 180309

Intelli Heat Heaters Kalirel Electric Heating Electric Heaters News 180309

Klober Roofing Materials Roof Tiles Roofs Finishes News 180309

Eurocell Natural Ventilation Window Automation Facade Technology News 180309

McKean Group Planning development construction News 180309

Windowmaster Natural ventilation Window automation Facade technology News 180309

Marley Eternit Roofing Clay Tiles Concrete Tiles Slates News 180309

Cabe Sustainable community development Sustainable construction technology News 180309

Ardex Screeds Renders Ceramic Adhesives Grouts Floor News 190309

Treftford Carpets Contract carpet supplier Commercial carpet supplier News 190309

Saint Gobain Sustainable design Construction exhibition Building design News 190309

Sika Architectural cladding Rainscreen cladding Ceramic cladding News 190309

Johnson and Starley Condensing Boilers Hot Water Heating Boilers News 190309

H+H Aircrete Aircrete Masonry Aircrete Products News 190309

ISG Jackson Construction Services Specialists New Builds Refurbishments News 190309

ICE Project Management Offsite Construction Extensions Civil News 190309

JC Wilkens Acoustic solutions specialist News 190309

HCA New housing development New residential developments News 190309

TilePlans Interlocking floor tiles Interlocking PVC Floor News 190309

Emcel Filters Air filters Dust filters Particle News 190309

Ardex UK Screeds Renders Ceramic Adhesives Grouts Floor News 200309

AET Underfloor Air Conditioning Systems Office Interior News 200309

Cablofil Cable management system News 200309

Garden Building Centre Concrete garages Concrete buildings Precast garages news 200309

Eurocell Natural Ventilation Window Automation Facade Technology News 200309

Roman Wet room drainage Wet floor shower News 200309

Pittsburgh Corning Residential building materials Commercial building materials News 200309

Bonar Floor Flooring Acoustic Vinyl Floor coverings High Performance News 200309

Kalzip Roofing system Cladding Steel walling News 200309

T.I Dynamic Facades Cladding Materials High Performance Façades 200309

Arundel Jones Associates Ltd Registered in England and Wales No. 07334149
Hill Farm, Linton Hill, Maidstone, Kent ME 17 4AL
Tel : 01622 745333 email
copyright all rights reserved

News Categories : Space Planning
Interior Design
Commercial Interior Design