What’s in Store: Menswear and Motor Vehicles
Men’s fashion comes to Blackhawk; two car dealerships roll in; a boutique fit for royal brides; and more.
Mark Your Calendars
Oakland’s McMullen Boutique is presenting its Fall 2015 fashion collection with a show at its Piedmont location. Come for the clothes, stay for the philanthropy: Proceeds go toward the students of Oakland School of the Arts. Get your tickets now. Wednesday, September 9, 1235 Grand Ave., Piedmont, (510) 658-6906, shopmcmullen.com.
Fine menswear store Patrick James opened in Blackhawk Plaza in August. Ladies, spoil your man with a new fall wardrobe from James’ autumn collection, including wool twill jeans, silk shirts, and cable cardigans. 3480 Blackhawk Plaza Cir., Blackhawk, (925) 736-0787, patrickjames.com.
Lace and Bustle Bridal in Lafayette celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting in late August. The bridal boutique specializes in timeless gowns and heirlooms. 3569 Mount Diablo Blvd., Ste. E, Lafayette, (925) 298-4100, laceandbustle.com.
This just in: Tesla Motors is moving into the old Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge dealership in Dublin. The retail showroom, sales, and service center has no scheduled opening date as of now, so stay tuned. 6701 Amador Plaza Rd., Dublin, teslamotors.com.
Swedish automaker Koenigsegg is bringing its supercars to the East Bay. The company has confirmed a showroom coming to Walnut Creek by the end of 2015. koenigsegg.com.
Broadway Plaza Update
More stores have been announced!
Pandora Jewelry will open near Macy’s in November, offering modern hand-finished metal jewelry. pandora.net.
Apex by Sunglasses Hut features sport performance eyewear and will also open next to Macy’s. Opening date to be announced. apexbysunglasseshut.com.
NYX Cosmetics will be opening one of five retail locations next to Macy’s in time for the holiday season. This is currently the Los Angeles-based company’s only planned East Bay location. nyxcosmetics.com.