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British luxury brand Mulberry now open in Northern Virginia's luxury shopping destination
English luxury brand Mulberry is to open a new store in Tysons Galleria, the world-class luxury shopping destination near Washington D.C. This store, Mulberry's third launch this year in the United States, demonstrates the brand's continued dedication to Mulberry's expansion within this market.
Mulberry is best known for its luxury leather craft, celebrity following and iconic handbags; the Bayswater, Alexa and Del Rey. One of the last luxury brands to still run and manufacture in its own factory in the English countryside, Mulberry is renowned for the authentic quality, attention to detail and timeless luxury of its products.
The 1,882 square foot store stocks Mulberry's full collection of men's and women's accessories, and women's shoes and ready to wear. The store's interior concept is based on an innovative design devised in collaboration with renowned British designers Universal Design Studio. There is a focus on bright open spaces and authentic materials with a warmth of texture and refinement in detail inspired by traditional English craftsmanship. The result is a store that is crafted, refined, modern and timeless.
Store address: Mulberry, Tysons Galleria Unit 2022, 2001 International Drive, McLean, Fairfax, Virginia VA 22102.
Bruno Guillon, Mulberry CEO:
'We are delighted to be launching our third new store in the United States this year. Tysons Galleria extends our East Coast presence and demonstrates our ambition and commitment to this market. We believe out brand's refined, authentic leather craft appeals to the most discerning luxury connoisseurs and we will continue to carefully expand the brand in the United States, looking for suitable locations appreciated by this calibre of customer.'