Cartolina will open its first flagship in New York Metropolis at 966 Madison Avenue on Tuesday.
The ladies’s attire model is thought for combining vintage-inspired materials with trendy basic silhouettes.
The Manhattan retailer marks the model’s first brick-and-mortar location, following its presence at Nantucket’s Centre Level Boutique.
The 250-square-foot retailer options an inside design invoking the model’s heritage and can supply a choice of it blouses, skirts and attire.
Since its launch three years in the past by East Coast entrepreneur Margaret Anne Nolen, Cartolina has gained a following for a product line identified for particulars akin to customized prints and high-quality embroidery.
“This long-anticipated enterprise into New York Metropolis is nothing in need of a dream realized and it signifies a momentous milestone in Cartolina’s journey,” Nolen stated. “Having grown up with fond childhood recollections of this vibrant metropolis, the prospect of building our presence right here is especially heartwarming.”
Cartolina, which relies in Newtown Sq., Penn., is impressed by journey, life adventures and recollections. Italian for “postcard,” the model is offered on-line at cartolinanantucket.com, the brand new freestanding retailer and Nolen’s Centre Pointe multi-brand boutique in Nantucket. It’s also obtainable at shops akin to Charbellem in Princeton, N.J., Two Skirts in Telluride, Colo., and Two Mates in Saint Simons Island in Georgia.
Nolen famous that the design of the shop was carried out as a collaboration between herself and Sharon Gaffney of Birch Knoll Residence. The important thing design function is the picture wall.
“My mom liked touring and exploration and he or she additionally liked trend and typically did modeling. Our favourite picture is of my mom within the middle of the wall, surrounded by a couple of pictures that have been from her private archives. The opposite photographs are recollections, or postcards taken personally on my own and my household on journeys all around the world, together with each Portugal and Scotland, which have been the imaginative and prescient behind the final two collections. Every assortment will symbolize one other geographical location of inspiration. The pictures we’ll proceed to gather like postcards, strolling into Cartolina will really feel like that of a stamped passport.
The attire ranges from $200 to $800. Among the many anticipated bestsellers are The Peggy prime in customized heritage embroidery for $248, the Katherine shirt in cerulean for $378 and the Winifred Sweater in heathered pearl for $348. As well as, the Chelsea Jacket for $598 and The Madison costume for $648, that are unique to the Madison Avenue retailer and arrive in November, are anticipated to be prime sellers.