May 11 2012

las vegas – new retail

it’s hard to believe I hadn’t been to Las Vegas in about 5 years…of course so much has changed. I walked through most of CityCenter and the Crystals and found some elegant details and spaces and you can afford to do in Asia and in places like Las Vegas. The central space of the Cosmopolitan is a wondrous immersive chandelier gone wild – that wraps in and over the escalators and public spaces. I loved the simple things too like the All Saints facade – which are always engaging in their detail and directness – also the wine store with bottle ends that beated out the LED rhythm of D-R-I-N-K…

the Crystals at City Center
3720 South Las Vegas Boulevard
Las Vegas, Nevada 89156