MANILA, Philippines — Hermès is set to open its first boutique in the Philippines this month just in time for last-minute Christmas shoppers.
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The boutique, which opens to the public Dec. 20, has a retail space of about 1,300 feet. It is located in the upscale Greenbelt 3 Mall, which also houses a recently opened Tory Burch store. The mall is located in Makati, the capital city’s financial district.
Hermès is planning to commemorate the store with an opening event January 14.
Like other Hermès’ stores worldwide, the Manila boutique features interiors by Paris-based Rena Dumas Architecture Intérieure (RDAI).
The boutique will carry a wide range of products that include silk accessories, fashion accessories, leather goods, ready-to-wear, jewelry, home décor and baby gift items.