Cool Clothing Stores Opening All Over the Neighborhood
Madison Square Park has become a destination for fashion as well as food. This year, hip clothing stores having been springing up all over Flatiron and NoMad. Madewell opened up in April this year, and features their own clothes as well as clothing from different local designers. This ‘pop up’ store within Madewell gives Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan designers on the cutting edge a means of showcasing and selling their work.
Brooks Brothers is also in the process of setting up shop in the area. Jettisoning their traditional suit and tie theme, this location will focus on appealing to a younger crowd. The store will have vintage video games, free wifi, and will feature slim-fitting casual attire.
New Balance has opened up their first “experience” store in North America in the neighborhood. There will be a shoe assembly area within the store which will let customers watch as shoes are being made. You can even wait while they make a custom pair of shoes just for you!
Is Madison Square Park becoming the new SOHO?