ON 57 TH STREET, there will be a new Ermenegildo Zegna flagship duplex store adjacent to Bulgari at 730 Fifth Avenue in the Crown Building . This stunning shop offers clothing that keeps up with the latest fashion trends and offers everything an aspiring shopper could ask for . From gorgeous shoes to stylish scarves and hats, this store has it all .
ON FIFTH AVENUE, there are plenty of big changes this year . Wempe, which is currently located at 700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street, is expanding yet again . The latest expansion will include the two adjacent spaces formerly occupied by Swarovski and Lindt . The new store will be appropriately called Wempe XXL .
Coming to the corner Gucci building, Coach will have a new mega-flagship at number 685 . This expansion comes in the face of recent growth for the Coach brand, which has been updating its stores and its brands to attract new customers after losing ground for the past several years . The store will stand alongside a new Stuart Weitzman boutique in the same building . Adidas, at 565 Fifth Avenue, will expand to a massive three floors, making it the flagship store for the North American area . G Star – RAW took a spot at number 475 to round out the Fifth Avenue collection .
ON MADISON AVENUE, Swiss watchmaker Breitling has unveiled their largest store worldwide at 575 Madison Avenue . The two level emporium, which has double-height windows and more than 90 feet of wraparound sidewalk frontage, comes complete with their own museum . British stationers Smythson celebrated a move to 667 Madison Avenue directly across from Barneys Madison Avenue, 61st Street corner, with an exhibit that included historical representations from their archives . The exhibit included such well-known names as Princess Diana, Katharine Hepburn, and Sigmund Freud . De Beers Diamond Jewelers has also relocated from the corner of Fifth Avenue and 55th Street to 716 Madison Avenue . Several international brands are also moving to MADISON AVENUE this spring .
Italian jewelry brand Vhernier is set to open its first NYC store at 783 Madison Avenue, where it hopes to build a base that will increase its sales throughout America . Giuseppe Zanotti recently debuted its expansion on Madison Avenue, taking over the space next door at 806 Madison Avenue . Sonia Rykiel has once again returned to the Avenue, number 816 on the same block as Proenza Schouler and Dolce & Gabbana Children . Italian Pinko, which features women’s apparel and accessories, will have their first US entry at 1058 Madison Avenue . Paris-based Yves Delorme, a luxury home linens company, is moving from the Carlyle Hotel to 1070 Madison Avenue.