clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Vivienne Westwood's Upcoming Store Is a $13.5M Townhouse

New, 7 comments
Image via Google Street View
Image via Google Street View

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.

Vivienne Westwood didn't want to just lease a space to open a new New York City store, opting instead to buy a $13.5 million five-story townhouse. In addition to acting as a retail space, the location will also house a showroom and serve as her corporate headquarters.

A source told The Post: "They have a beautiful freestanding store on the West Coast but also wanted to be in New York. But they only wanted to own, not to lease." The townhouse clocks in at 12,000 square feet, and is located next to the St. Regis Hotel between Madison and Fifth Avenues.
· Westwood on E. Side [NYP]
· The Met Goes Punk: Inside the Costume Institute Exhibit [Racked NY]

Vivienne Westwood

14 E. 55th Street New York NY