Global lifestyle brand, Kate Spade New York, is set to open a store on London’s Regent Streetm having agreed to a lease with The Crown Estate on behalf of the Regent Street Partnership.
The new store will occupy the ground and first floor of 182 Regent Street, totalling just over 11,000 sq. ft. The shop will feature product categories including kate spade new york handbags, fashion accessories, small leather goods, tech accessories, jewellery, watches, shoes, legwear, eyewear, stationery and home decor.
Kate Spade New York will join other global fashion and lifestyle brands on Regent Street, including Burberry, Hunter and Jo Malone. This reflects the on-going success of The Crown Estate’s £1bn regeneration of Regent Street, which in part offers high quality, modern retail space behind the restored historic facades in this iconic part of London.
Katerina Mercury, asset manager for Regent Street at The Crown Estate comments: “Kate Spade New York’s elegance, sophistication and playfulness will make them an exciting addition to Regent Street. Their arrival demonstrates the continued attraction of Regent Street to global brands and we know that kate spade new york will resonate well with our shoppers.”
Roy Chan, senior vice president of international, Kate Spade & Company says: “Our new Kate Spade New York store on Regent Street underscores our thoughtful international expansion as we join one of the world’s premiere shopping destinations.”
Kate Spade’s jewellery is currently stocked in department stores on iconic London streets such as Selfridges and Fenwick, Bond Street.
The brand’s jewellery offering includes statement necklaces, enamel coloured bangles, earrings and a charm bar featuring a bracelet and collectable charms crafted in rhodium and 12ct gold plated metal.