menu

This Shop is Designed to Look Like a Box of Wine

This Shop is Designed to Look Like a Box of Wine
Design

For a truly immersive drinking experience, this team created a locale that mimics a wine box

Eva Recinos
  • 8 march 2016

Wine lovers can now take their love of the drink one step further by sipping a glass inside a winery modeled after a wine box. La Parra Winery, a bar in Argentina, doesn’t look like your typical drinking establishment. In an effort to make the experience of sipping quality wine even more immersive, Epífita Arquitectura (in collaboration with AB Estudio) designed the shop with vino-lovers in mind.

Built with Oriented Strand Board (OSB), the locale also features small details that make it whimsical and interactive.

wine

18_EPFT-Parra-20---Baja

From the outside, the bar resembles a wine box both in its color and the text that decorates its surface. The logo and the words ‘Wine Outlet’ are surrounded by booze-related words: vodka, liquors, Cabernet, Merlot and others. Three openings on the right side show off gleaming bottles that beckon visitors to come inside.

18_EPFT-Parra-4---Baja wine

18_EPFT-Parra-9 - Baja

Some of these parts slide or open to reveal the inside of the bar. Inside, wooden shelves and tables continue the theme. Trinkets like a vintage poster that reads ‘Free Beer! Tomorrow’ sit amongst shelves of condiments and jams. Bottles rest against the wall in tall shelves.

On the architecture group’s website, the team also goes into the details of how they created a visually interesting but also totally functional design. The team also paid careful attention to lighting and layout to create an experience that wine lovers will surely remember—even after that third or fourth glass.

Epífita Arquitectura

Design
Trending

Volvo's Self-Driving Trucks Will Soon Be Put To Work In An Underground Mine

Automotive
Automotive Yesterday

Toyota Is Using Sewage To Power Its New Electric Car

A new hydrogen-fueled vehicle is driven by what we flush away

Culture Yesterday

Catch A Concert On This Small Floating Island

A man-made archipelago in Italy is hosting music and art performances

Trending

Get PSFK's Related Report: Future of Automotive

See All
Design & Architecture Yesterday

DIY Kit Lets You Build Your Own Wooden Bike, Boat Or Caravan

Woodenwidget says its detailed guides are suitable for beginners and experienced woodworkers alike

Related Expert

Yael Maguire

Connectivity, Accessibility, Wireless Technology

Design Yesterday

Crash-Friendly Drone Made From LEGOs Is Completely Rebuildable

The clever device offers games, education and the uniquely rewarding experience of destroying your high-flying airship

Fitness / Sport Yesterday

Free Sneakers Given Out To Motivated Marathon Runners

Strava will give the shoes to athletes who run the second half of their race faster than the first

Culture Yesterday

Someone Invented A Robot Just To Serve Trays Of Beef Jerky

Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz, in partnership with Chef's Cut Real Jerky, creates an automated snack delivery system

PSFK LABS REPORT

Future Of Automotive
Scenarios Driving The Digital Transformation Of An Industry
NEW

PSFK Op-Ed september 28, 2016

Energy Expert: How American Consumers Are Taking Control Of Their Power Use

Jennifer Tuohy, green tech expert at The Home Depot, discusses green home technologies and developments for renewable technologies in US homes

PSFK Labs Yesterday

The 10 Steps To Discover, Hire, Develop Your Next Leader

PSFK's Future of Work report outlines key steps in the employee development path to empower next-gen leaders

Millennials Yesterday

Why A Social Networking Site Decided To Rebrand

Meetup, a platform that connects like-minded individuals, has taken steps to stay relevant amongst millennials

Work Yesterday

Editorial Roundtable: The People-First Workplace Should Borrow From Tradition

Managed By Q, Soma, Workbar, Primary, AltSchool and thinkPARALLAX underline the old-fashioned ideas that deserve a place in the Future of Work

Op-Ed Yesterday

Digital Design Expert: Mobile First Is Dead, Think Mobile Native

Brian Cooper, chief creative officer of OLIVER Group UK, explains how some brands are still playing catch-up to new technology

Fashion Yesterday

Handbags Crafted From An Old NFL Stadium

People for Urban Progress is an up-cycling program that tackles the waste problem of big demolitions

Work Yesterday

Tech Job Site Created Just For Those Who Are Older Than 30

A new occupational job board presents a creative solution to age discrimination in the tech world

PSFK LABS REPORT

Future Of Work
Cultivating The Next Generation Of Leaders
NEW

Europe Yesterday

Architect Turns A Giant Smile Into A Public Exhibition

The structure offers visitors a new perspective of London and creates an immersive environment that integrates structure, surface, space and light

Children Yesterday

Norwegian Kids Are Using Their Phones To Log Unsafe Street Conditions

Travel Agent is an app that gamifies the reporting of hazardous conditions to improve the safety of children's commute to school

Travel Yesterday

Google Wants To Help You Plan Your Next Trip

A new app curates vacation itineraries and organizes reservation emails to take the work out of planning a getaway

No search results found.