After 24 years of peddling women’s fashions out of his Madison stores in Los Angeles, owner Mark Goldstein decided it was about time he sold something he could wear.
Officially opening Aug. 8, Madison Mens Shop takes over 800 square feet at a space on West Third Street next door to a Madison women’s boutique that Goldstein transformed into Madison Gallery, a women’s designer and advanced contemporary destination, in 2011. Two years earlier, it started as Diavolina. This will be Madison’s eighth store, joining locations that dot posh neighborhoods across the L.A. landscape from Brentwood to the Pacific Palisades.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"