Design Merchants Study Tour: Barcelona

Oh Barcelona, it was so nice seeing you again!

It was so exciting to be in Barcelona again and a great way to finish off the tour with a bang. One of the first things we did was a walking tour, led by Howard Saunders of Echochamber...

DM Barcelona

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Design Merchants Study Tour: London

I always love going back to London, where I lived for a few years in my early twenties and developed my love of visual merchandising. This visit did not disappoint...

DM Tour London

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Design Merchants Study Tour: Stockholm

Once the tour hit Stockholm we had definitely hit our stride. The weather in Stockholm had also just changed and was sunny with a real buzz in the air and everyone out of hibernation, filling the shops and restaurants....

Stockholm Title Pic

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Design Merchants Study Tour: Seattle

Ok, so to start with let me just say I really loved Seattle! It didn’t hurt that the weather was amazing and we were staying near the water by the Pike Place Markets, which were a definite highlight. The area surrounding it was also full of great bars, shops and cool alleyways that I also loved...

Seattle cover pic

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Design Merchants Study Tour: San Francisco

Well I have been back from the Westfield Retail Study Tour for almost a week and have gotten straight back into awaiting projects. I have however had a chance to start going through the 4000 or so photos that I took, the three notebooks full of notes and sketches and to debrief from the many interesting conversations I had with the great mix of people on the tour.

With so much to digest from the tour I thought that over the next few weeks I would do a news-post for each of the cities we went to, starting with San Francisco and following with Seattle, Stockholm, London and Barcelona.


San Fran Tour Pic

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