MARNI DOES MEATPACKING: Marni in October will unveil a 2,500-square-foot store at 1 Gansevoort Street in New York’s Meatpacking District. Offerings will include Marni Edition, Marni Men’s and, for the first time in the U.S., the Marni children’s collection, a spokeswoman said. The brand, which is designed by Consuelo Castiglioni, operates two freestanding stores in Manhattan, on the Upper East Side and in SoHo. The Gansevoort Street property previously was the location of the Yohji Yamamoto store.
September 27, 2011