Manolo Blahnik opens a new store in London’s Burlington Arcade

The luxury footwear brand Manolo Blahnik will open a double fronted 1,000 sq ft unit at the Burlington Gardens entrance close to Bond Street soon.

The company embarked on an ambitious reinvention project which included the installation of a new floor and a new roof. The restoration of the Burlington Arcade property was overseen by leading British architect Jamie Fobert.


An illustration of the Manolo Blahnik store in the Burlington Arcade, released courtesy of Manolo Blahnik.


Markus Meijer, chief executive of Meyer Bergman, said: “The luxury retail market is a competitive space and it is important that the Burlington Arcade evolves to ensure it maintains its prominent position in the sector. It’s a careful balancing act of maintaining individual and standalone stores and also introducing new retailers that complement our vision.”

One comment

  1. […] covered by an arching glass and cast iron roof, a popular design for 19th-century arcades, such as the Burlington Arcade in London, which was the prototype for larger glazed shopping arcades, beginning with the Saint-Hubert […]

Hey! Leave a comment!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: