Featured store: Shiwu store in Nanjing, China

Shiwu, a lifestyle store retailing hand-made Japanese products in Nanjing, has been fitted out with mesh panels dipped in paper pulp, along with polycarbonate and OSB timber.  Designed by Shanghai-based studio Cats Studio and located in a busy metropolitan area, Shiwu provides a calming area of respite in a small alleyway venue, reports design magazine Dezeen. “Panels of expanded metal mesh wrap the peripheral walls of the store and, in places, extend into the space to serve as semi-trans

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