polo flag sweater H apparel store coming to White Oaks Mall
International fashion retailer add a store at White Oaks Mall this fall, part of what a mall representative said Wednesday is a new mall focus on young, professional women.
H carries women men and children apparel. Another women apparel store, House/Black Market, is expected to open this summer,
adding more fashions for young women, Lahmann said. think we pretty strong with the teen market and the children apparel. We just trying to make the female fashion mix a little bit more robust. House/Black Market will be in the lower level Sears wing of the mall. The boutique style store specializes in black and white apparel and accessories for women. The parent company, Chico FAS Inc. of Fort Myers, Fla., also operates Soma Intimates and Boston Proper stores.
Another women apparel store, Francesca Collections, has opened at the mall. A fourth, Loft, also has filed plans for a store, but has not announced an opening date.
Lahmann said much of the interior work for a major renovation begun last summer should be completed in late June or early July.
Remodeling the former White Oaks Cinema space will take a little longer because of the complexity of the work, she said.
However, Lahmann said up to three restaurants are expected to take a portion of that space at the southwest corner of the mall. The area also is being expanded to provide for a new entrance and an outdoor patio.