KOREAN ADDITION: Seoul-based designer Lie Sang Bong in October will open his first boutique in New York’s Meatpacking District. The 2,000-square-foot space, at 30 Gansevoort Street, will offer both the LIE SANGBONG and LIE collections of women’s ready-to-wear and accessories, as well as lifestyle merchandise from other brands handpicked by the designer.
Lie has been raising his profile in New York recently. After a decade in Paris, he started showing at New York Fashion Week last season. His spring show is scheduled at The Salon at Lincoln Center on Sept. 6.
This story first appeared in the August 22, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.