In New York City, at 34th Street at Herald Square you can find Saks Fifth Avenue, a luxury retailer store, which was built in the dream of Horace Saks and Bernard Gimbel to construct a unique specialty store that would be synonym of fashion and gracious living. So, if you are visiting NYC this is a “must see” stop that you shouldn’t miss.The combination of financial inputs and knowledge of Saks and Gimbel families allow them to purchase a fantastic place between 49th and 50th Streets on upper Fifth Avenue and so, on September 15, in 1924, Horace and Bernard made the big opening of their “dream store”, making Saks Fifth Avenue the first large retail operation to locate in what was then a primarily a residential district.
The store has become synonyms of taste and elegance and offers the finest quality at fashion to men and women, besides of a fantastic program of customer services.
The brand has had a rich history as a fashion innovator: in the 30s by selling ski equipment, in the 40s with the launching of Estee Launder’s cosmetic line, in 1969 by the decoration of White House Christmas tree, and they have been the ones who introduced an online shopping experience, thanks to saks.com in 2000.
In November of 2013, Saks was bought by Hudson’s Bay Company – North America longest continually operated company, which allowed Saks to join a portfolio of iconic brands, like Hudson’s Bay and Lord & Taylor.Saks Fifth Avenue is known by its superlative selling services and merchandise offerings. There you can find the best – of the bests – of European and American designers for men and women, and their products are sold in almost 40 stores, offering its services in 22 states. At Saks you’ll have the chance to meet fantastic names like Cache~Cachet, Lanvin, Diane von Furstenberg, Koket, McQ Alexander McQueen, Salvatore Ferragamo, NHA KHANH, DelightFULL, Vera Wang, and the list goes on. SEE ALSO – TOP INTERIOR DESIGNER: DAVID ROCKWELLSo, if you are in NYCity don’t miss the chance to know the house of design, fashion and interiors; a pioneering store, with a lot of history.Explore our pinterest board for more inspirations. Get more ideas for your projects and find functional, stylish and sizable lighting choices.