Nordstrom has just provided us with renderings of the ground-floor interior of its 230,000 square foot flagship in Vancouver. It appears that the Pacific Centre store will carry substantially more luxury brands than Nordstrom’s Calgary and Ottawa stores, with dedicated spaces for brands carried at nearby competitor, Holt Renfrew.
The rendering of Nordstrom’s ground-floor women’s designer handbags department, above, shows shop-in-stores for brands including Céline, Saint Laurent Paris, Valentino andBalenciaga. Retail Insider’s William Connor took the photo, below, showing an in-store Delvauxinstallation, as well as a display for Chloé bags. For those unfamiliar, Delvaux is a pricey Belgian luxury leather goods
brand with bags costing into the thousands, available in the United States at Barneys New York.