Opium Den

The new Yves Saint Laurent boutique at Crystals was inspired by opium, which also inspired the designer’s iconic scent. Creative director Stefano Pilati paints the store with opium lacquer and creates definition with brushed or polished brass hardware; environmentally friendly Ductal concrete reduces carbon dioxide emissions and water waste. Crystals at CityCenter.

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