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Clothing boutique or art gallery? These are the most inspiring fashion stores

More than ever, fashion is about creating an experience and big fashion labels are taking notice. Discover the most inspiring fashion stores around the world below.
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Inspiring fashion stores

Gentle Monster

With different themes and arrangements at each store, Gentle Monster’s boutiques are a must visit when you’re around. The Soul-based brand was supposed to be all about sunglasses, it transferred its focus to store design as well. They’ve created a store concept like no one ever has done before.

Dries van Noten

To celebrate the launch of Dries van Noten’s Spring/.Summer 2021 book, the LA store transformed into an art gallery. In addition, sculptor Misha Kahn’s work is exhibited in the same store as well.

Dover Street Market

When you say art exhibition meets fashion, Dover Street Market comes to mind immediately. With different installations and art collaborations from time to time, visiting one of its stores feels like an inspiring trip.


While not inside its stores, Gucci taps into the art scene like no other. In celebration of its collaboration with ken Scott, Alessandro Michele launched the Gucci Art Wall project around the world, including massive buildings covered with Scott’s signature prints for Gucci.

Acne Studios

In collaboration with artist Ben Quinn, Acne Studios’ Jonny Johansson recently launched several art works in the windows of its West Hollywood stores. Acne Studios treats its stores as a temple; merging the past, future and present all in one – making each store a party to visit.