Celine Opens Its First Duplex Boutique In Kuala Lumpur
The new concept store brings Celine's signature leather goods and accessories, including their new Triomphe calfskin shoulder bag and iconic mini luggage bag, to Malaysian shoppers. The latest spring-summer ready-to-wear collection for women is also on full display—all embodying the all-out tough meets femme aesthetic that Celine's visionary artistic director, Hedi Slimane, has injected into the fashion label for since taking over from Phoebe Philo.
Polished and sleek, the duplex store integrates a new architectural concept inspired by brutalism. Find bespoke furniture sitting in perfect symmetry among the black granite, marble and stone interior, softened with warm touches of brass, gold mirrors and reclaimed oak library shelves holding a collection of books on art, photography and architecture personally curated by Slimane himself.
An open layout with plenty of natural light streaming in, this modern new space definitely meets the standards of luxury shopping experience of today's savvy shoppers.
For something extra, the new store also features a bronze sculpture by Hedva Ser, an internationally-acclaimed artist currently serving as UNESCO's Artist for Peace, Goodwill Ambassador and Special Envoy for Cultural Diplomacy of UNESCO.
- Images Courtesy of Celine