Saks Fifth Avenue has partnered with Timberland North America to introduce the exclusive Timberland Handsewn Collection. TheÂ Handsewn collectionâ€™s unveiling will be marked by a special Timberland pop-up shop (from September 9th â€“ September 20th) at the Saks Fifth Avenue store in New York City during New York’s â€œFashionâ€™s Night Outâ€ shopping celebration.
Premium TimberlandÂ® Collections Debut at Saks Fifth Avenue
New Partners Celebrate Exclusive Handsewn Collection and New York Pop-Up Shop
Stratham, NH â€“ August 26, 2009 â€“ The Timberland Company and Saks Fifth Avenue are proud to announce the introduction of TimberlandÂ® footwear at select Saks Fifth Avenue stores nationwide. Beginning in September, Saks Fifth Avenue will offer premium TimberlandÂ® footwear â€“ including a line of handsewn boat shoes exclusive to Saks and the latest styles from the Timberland Boot Companyâ„¢ and Abington collections â€“ at its retail locations in New York City, Boston, Chicago, Tysonâ€™s Corner (McLean, Virginia), Troy (Michigan) and San Francisco.
To celebrate this new partnership, Timberland will launch a pop-up shop at the Saks Fifth Avenue flagship store featuring the modern collections. It will be unveiled on September 9th in celebration of New York Cityâ€™s â€œFashionâ€™s Night Out,â€ a city-wide shopping event on September 10th to support local retailers across New York. To share and honor the craftsmanship behind TimberlandÂ® footwear, a handsewer from the companyâ€™s Dominican Republic factory â€“ where all TimberlandÂ® handsewns are made â€“ will be on-site during â€œFashionâ€™s Night Outâ€ on the afternoon and evening of Thursday, September 10th and also on Saturday afternoon, September 12th to demonstrate the art of building a premium shoe. The shop, located on the 7th floor, will be open from September 9th â€“ September 20th.