The retail revival is in full swing, with new designer stores, pop-ups, collectible jewelry and personalized togs. Here’s a look at the latest chic boutiques and must-have swag.
Loeffler Randall NYC
Go in Loeffler Randallis the very first store. The sun-drenched Nolita boutique at 10 Prince St. offers the brand’s footwear collection (including its iconic pleated ‘Penny’ heels topped with graceful hand-tied knots) as well as cool and ready-to-wear. contemporary, handbags and accessories. You can book a free appointment with a stylist on LoefflerRandall.com before your visit.
Bloomingdale’s New York
Play bed with polka dots Like boys POCKET, the new festive pop-up shop on Bloomingdale’s Ground floor. The plexiglass partitions designed by founder Rei Kawakubo contain an assortment of CdG Play togs, fragrances, wallets and those coveted Chuck Taylor collaboration sneakers. It’s time to join the dots.
Bloomingdale’s, Riverhead NY
There’s a new destination on the Hamptons fashion map. Bloomingdale’s The Outlet opened a pop-up store in Tangier outlets in Riverhead until January 2022. Shop for men’s and women’s clothing, accessories, jewelry and watches, all at reduced prices, and branding designer brands like Salvatore Ferragamo, Alice + Olivia and Rag & Bone. Just in time for summer, find sunglasses and swimwear galore.
Bloomingdale’s The Outlet is located at 912 Tanger Mall Drive at Tanger Outlets in Riverhead, NY.
Get ready to blow up your custom necklace. Ralph lauren introduced The Custom Polo, Made to Order, an online personalization program. Create a one-of-a-kind cotton shirt for men or women choosing from six styles and 24 color combinations. Add another layer of personalization with a pony emblem in the color of your choice, as well as a monogram, name or phrase knitted into each sleeve. Each piece is made to order for a unique and lasting style statement. Caption: The personalized polo shirt is $ 168 at Ralph lauren.com
Louis VuittonThe globetrotter jewelry project landed this month at her Beverly Hills, California home. Virgil Abloh, artistic director of men’s fashion, has created 12 different limited-edition colors of his Chain Links necklace and is introducing one per city, per month this year. Each fashion capital only receives 12 of the numbered necklaces adorned with colored crystals, enamel, plexiglass inserts and engraved monogram designs. A special plaque attached to the clasp identifies the city. Next destinations from June to December: London, Seoul, Singapore, Chicago, Milan, Hong Kong and Miami.
Chalet Maison Ralph Lauren
Even before cottagecore was a thing, Ralph lauren kissed him. Today, the iconic designer reinforces the quaint aesthetic with the opening of Home Cottage, a sunny store featuring seasonal decorations and furnishings. Located at the end of a brick lane behind its Southampton store, the charming store offers essentials for summer receptions, tempting gifts for hosts and hostesses, elegant furnishings, textiles and linens.
Customers can explore the entire world of Ralph’s home – from bespoke sofas to over 600 lighting styles – at the digital customer office. Starting June 14, consumers across the country will be able to experience the space through the Southampton Store’s RL Virtual Experience, a digital shopping adventure. Online or IRL, there is no place like Home.
Two: Minds NYC
Pick up chic gifts for mom at Two: the spirits, an airy new multi-design boutique at 34 Gansevoort St. Co-founder Jesse Dong, a former Jeffrey New York buyer, curated a selection of fashion, accessories and jewelry for both men and women. Browse items from cult names like Tom Ford, Givenchy, Stella McCartney and The Row, as well as global sensations like Parisian shoe brand Amina Muaddi and South African ready-to-wear label Thebe Magugu.
Photos of Matthieu Carasella
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