With bespoke and bespoke looks that are trending in the fashion world, a nervous Italian brand is hoping to bring some serious traffic to the Galleria with a new flagship store. Golden goose unveiled a shiny new outpost, along with what is known as the Sneaker Lab, where customers can design their dream kicks.
To toast the opening, the brand is hosting a three-day sneaker maker experience from October 2nd to 4th.
During the event, a Golden Goose craftsman will customize new sneakers with custom laces, craftsmanship with iron brushes, metal rivets, charms and a personalized handwritten message, according to a press release.
Fashionistas will also be delighted with limited edition sneakers, including the Superstar, Francy, and Stardan – three of the most popular shapes. The shoes are lavishly decorated with glitter, pony hair, iridescent and laminated leather, neon colors, graffiti and camouflage patterns.
Look for a range of full collections for men, women and children, as well as new product categories. The walls, floors and ceilings of the store are completely covered with aluminum foil for a shiny experience.
Golden Goose was founded in 2000 and has grown to become one of the most successful Italian brands in Italy with more than 100 branches in the USA, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Golden Goose in the Galleria; 5085 Westheimer Rd. (646) 276-3492. The opening times are Monday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.