MILAN — John Richmond has set in motion an expansion plan in the U.S. for its younger lines.
The company, which is controlled by Saverio Moschillo’s Akkurate Ltd. and by British designer John Richmond himself, has opened a 3,767-square-foot flagship on New York’s East 56th Street near Fifth Avenue. The store carries the Richmond X contemporary brand, along with the Richmond Denim line. These are already available in 80 stores in the U.S. Retail prices range from 200 euros, or $276 at current exchange, for a T-shirt to 1,200 euros, or $1,666 for outerwear pieces. Jeans retail at about 280 euros, or $386.
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