clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Alexander Wang Store on Grand Street Still a Work in Progress

New, 1 comment

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

The surprisingly massive, soon-to-open first Alexander Wang store occupying the corner of Grand and Mercer in SoHo is still shrouded in mystery. The outside has been looking finished since September, but the men working inside are being pretty tight-lipped about opening date rumors. Nevertheless, we did our best to wiggle in and caught a quick glimpse of an interior completely under construction. The windows may be limousine blacked-out, but the inside is still all wood—something we don't really think of as Wang's style.

We hear Wang will open the doors during Fashion Week. And since topping his party from the Spring/Summer 2011 show—a carnival under the High Line, complete with a carousel and bumper cars—will be pretty hard to do, it only makes sense that this year, he throw it in his brand, spankin' new store.—Tiffany Yannetta
· Get Ready to Play with Wang in SoHo [Racked NY]

Alexander Wang

103 Grand Street, New York, NY 10013 212-977-9683 Visit Website