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French luxury brand Hermès once again proofs its outstanding taste with the recent opening of a pop-up store in Kyoto along Gion’s historic Hanamikoji Street. An old residence has been renovated and turned into a 9-months long pop-up store, where the brand will house a series of rotating workshops and events bringing together their long tradition of craftsmanship, tradition and innovation. Renovated by Koicihro Oniki, an alumni of design studio nendo, the appearance and overall design has been kept traditional and timeless. All traditional features have been kept intact, while giving the interior a unique display unit that can be changed according to each event. Make sure to pass by on your next Kyoto visit.

Hermès Gion Store
November 3, 2016 (Thu) – 2017 July 31 (Monday)
Address: Kyoto Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto Gionmachiminamigawa 570 address 8
Hours: 11:00 to 19:00

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