Having dabbled in retailing in the past year, Derek Lam doesn’t seem inclined to “stop at two.”
Lam opened a 2,800-square-foot flagship on Crosby Street in New York’s SoHo section in 2009 and followed up with a 1,200-square-foot store at 764 Madison Avenue in September. Now the 43-year-old designer is “intrigued by reaching the consumer directly” through more stores, as well as by potential collaborations with retailers “like Topshop,” he told WWD.
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