It’s been two years since Mitchell Stores brought Marios into its fold of upscale independent specialty stores. Now the most public display of their partnership is about to be revealed when the Marios store in downtown Seattle celebrates its grand reopening. The yearlong renovation has added 5,000 square feet to the store’s total square footage and doubled the space devoted to women’s wear.
“I’ve been accused of needing a 12-step program for chronic remodelers,” joked Mario Bisio, founder of the company, which also operates two stores in Portland, Ore., and has estimated annual sales of around $30 million. But this project was a “major transformation.”
The iconic Tiffany & Co. Fifth Avenue flagship will have a whole new look come 2021, reports @mistywhitesidell . The 10-story store is being expanded and renovated under the vision of chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff. #wwdnews
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