Visual Merchandising & Window Display Design Ideas From Japan
Japanese are known to be eccentric, so don’t expect anything less from their window displays. One cannot deny that these displays of visual merchandise can inspire some crazy designs and even push you to dare try something a bit more extravagant.
Also, if you are looking to create and asian themed display, you will find many great design ideas in these displays from Japan. Did you ever think of using origami in a window display? Or maybe try to create a setting with suspended props like chairs or mannequins? Have a glance at these creative displays and find inspiration for your own:
¨Letter to you, letter from you¨display installation by Kazunori Matsumura with TYMOTE, in Tokyo.
Beautiful window display of traditional Japanese fans will keep you window shopping.
Life size giraffe display and other smaller sized animals seen in Japan.
Visual merchandising by Lena Shockley designed for American Apparel and the cherry blossom season.
Visual merchandising by Lena Shockley designed for American Apparel with ice cream cone shapes and bright colors.
Visual merchandising by Lena Shockley designed for American Apparel and displaying the rainy season with clouds and rain.
Always adding something special to the display is a great idea like this Stella McCartney window in Japan.
Main theme of this display are the fabulous birds flying all over the place, seen in Japan.
Great window display idea with lots of colorful flowers from Boucheron for jewels displays, seen in Tokyo.
Chanel display in Tokyo, with a Eiffel Tower resembling figure in the back and flower lights.
Very compelling and darkly beautiful crystal forest store front design for Swarovski in Tokyo.
Unique store idea from Duras Ambient, a masterpiece of architectural design, dividing the space into two distinct zones of light and dark, Japan.
Very unique and humorous Fendi visual merchandising display seen in Tokyo, Japan.
"Linda is moving on" visual merchandising display for Fendi in Tokyo, Japan.
Great example from Nike Flagship store in Tokyo for inspiring footwear visual merchandising retail design.
Gucci visual merchandising display with beautiful flower and nature decorations.
Clothes shop decoration made with hanged colored fans seen in Tokyo, Japan.
Simple and elegant window display for Hermés made by Torafu Architects, seen in Tokyo.
Simple shaped, bright orange and white used for this Hermés display windows by Nendo, in Japan.
"Make a wave" creative display made by French artist Isabella Daeron for Hermes in Tokyo, Japan.
Yummy colorful ice cream display makes you want to taste them all.
Visual merchandising with a suspended mannequin and suspended handbags around it, seen in Tokyo.
Beautiful origami inspired visual merchandising design, with accent on the color red. Seen in Japan.
Creative and chaotic visual merchandising design with suspended chairs and randomly arranged decoration, Japan.
Maison Hermes window display by Flower Artist, with bonsai three inside a glass display.
Beautiful edged pink and white flower decoration used for visual merchandising in Tokyo.
Spiral all white Nike Air Force One display for their store in Tokyo.
Illusion display set with bright bold colorful clothes inside frames on a royal blue background.
Surreal window display with giant panda bear and colored striped seen in Tokyo.
Takeo Kikuchi visual merchandising set for hats and accessories display for their store in Shibuya by Schemata Architects.
The Sakura tree, incredible piece created by Makoto Azuma for the Fendi Ginza pop-up shop in Tokyo.
"The sugary Christmas" theme with lots of pink and pastel color decoration, holiday window display at Anniversaire Omotesando.
Exhibition display of the work of Miyake Issey, held by Tokujin Yoshioka in Tokyo, Japan.
Picture from the MT Tape Installation in Japan, displayed are wires filled with striped colorful balls.
Kitsch neon Louis Vuitton symbols all over the glass used for a store display in Tokyo.
Amazing snow flowers hanging from the ceiling representing snow country in a visual display in Tokyo.
"The vintage scarf collection" visual merchandise displayed on mannequin heads in Shibuya, Japan.
Window display inspired by the Persian maison for the Tomorrowland store in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.
Beautiful lighted traditional Japanese umbrellas decorating the facade of a shop.
Amazing decoration used to make this Starbucks in Japan truly unique.
Photo inspiration for visual merchandise from a unique Japanese stationery store.
Touching visual merchandise display made with photos in pink frames for the celebration of Mother's Day.
Flower inspired visual merchandise display with giant petals placed around the head of the mannequin, seen in Tokyo.
Inspiration from the kooky design of the visual merchandise window for Wako, in Tokyo.
Isetan window display inspired in the beauty of mushrooms and fungus designed by VM -PRZEMEK SOBOCKI.
Big fish chasing a little fish, with vibrant colors. Window display in Ginza, Tokyo, Japan.
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