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Last week, Bowery Boogie suspected that Upper West Side shoe retailer Tani would be replacing the Lower East Side's Steve Madden Warehouse. And now there's confirmation—signage is up, the black awning has been altered, and an employee said the store will soft-launch this Thursday.
The inside of the store has already been upgraded, and some product has been stocked on the shelves. The employee said the store plans to be fully operational by this weekend—just in time for the brunch crowds.
· Tani Shoes Announces Itself on Ludlow Street [Bowery Boogie]
· Is the Steve Madden Warehouse Being Replaced By Tani Shoes? [Racked NY]
· The Lower East Side Steve Madden Warehouse Has Finally Closed [Racked NY]