Burberry’s Beautiful Boulevard Building Battered, Bruised and Bandaged
Aug26

Burberry’s Beautiful Boulevard Building Battered, Bruised and Bandaged

It’s not easy being beautiful.  Sienna Miller may fly first class, but she still has bad hair days, breaks the occasional nail, and can get her stiletto stuck in a subway grate just like the rest of us. Such is the case with the beautiful Burberry Flagship Store at 633 North Michigan Avenue.  Since its opening last year, we’ve received several complaints about the shiny store from employees who speak of its physical...

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Status Update: Burberry Michigan Avenue Flagship Store

    If you blinked, you missed it. The old two-story Burberry Store at 633 North Michigan Avenue is now little more than a shallow hole in the ground. The store moved to a temporary location across the street in August while a new five- story flagship store is built. See our previous coverage here:  Update: Burberry in Exile Burberry: Countdown to Tear Down Put on Your Prorsum, Burberry Has a Date With a Wrecking Ball...

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Put on Your Prorsum, Burberry Has a Date With a Wrecking Ball
Jun22

Put on Your Prorsum, Burberry Has a Date With a Wrecking Ball

The Burberry flagship store (don’t call it a “boutique”) at 633 North Michigan Avenue will be no more very soon. Our Gold Coast spy told us Monday night that demolition will begin the first week of August.  Yesterday, a first-time tipster corroborated that somewhat, saying that crews will begin tearing down the building August 2nd or 3rd.  Whether that means putting up scaffolding, or actually knocking the thing down...

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