When Neiman Marcus opens inside the much-buzzed-about Hudson Yards tomorrow in New York, shoes will be front and center.
Brands in the 8,000-square-foot space include top luxury names such as Manolo Blahnik, Gianvito Rossi, Valentino, Chanel and Celine. Christan Louboutin will have a dedicated outpost, while Giuseppe Zanotti, Sophia Webster and Aquazzura are also on the floor. Big athletic names like Nike and Adidas also have notable presence.
“The ladies’ shoe salon is a spectacular centerpiece of the Neiman Marcus Hudson Yard store that we are proud of,” said Julee Butler, VP and DMM of ladies’ shoes. “The vast department is spacious but comfortable, with a modern edge. The floor is the first in design for Neiman Marcus offering an unrestricted environment with no structural walls, which allows it to be open and inviting.”
The exterior of the new Neiman Marcus space.
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At a time when every department store globally is upping the ante on shoes, what specifically sets Neiman Marcus’ New York location apart?
“We are offering our customers the best-in-class of true luxury brands curated in a way that offers a well-edited fashion point of view focused on trend-relevant lifestyle product not already in her shoe wardrobe,” Butler said.
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