Popmarte a Rotating, Multi-Brand Retail Store Makes Its Exciting, Exclusive Debut
Pearl is excited to announce the opening of Popmarte, a rotating, multi-brand pop-up retail store that will be open for a limited time this November 7 through December 23, 2017.
Curated by fashion industry veterans Nina McCandless and Ashley Clauss, Popmarte will encompass a 1,200 square-foot retail space and will feature a well-curated selection of goods from local, regional and national designers in the fashion, accessories, home, beauty, kids, tech, travel and lifestyle space. Each week, five to seven select brands will have their own shop-in-shop within the overall space offering newness and excitement for the consumer throughout this holiday season.
“We are thrilled to be offering such a fun and exclusive concept at Pearl,” said Elizabeth Fauerso, chief marketing officer for the Pearl. “The shops here are a collection of beautifully curated, independent retail boutiques, and Popmarte will follow suit, offering shoppers access to select and exclusive brands for an experience unique to San Antonio.”
“With the ever-changing retail landscape, Ashley and I are eager to collaborate with amazing brands to offer residents, in these dynamic, culturally-booming markets like San Antonio, an in-person retail experience that feels authentic and engaging,” said Nina McCandless, owner of Nina McCandless Consulting. “The experience of discovery is such an important aspect of purchasing today and who wouldn’t want another reason to discover yet another gem at Pearl?”
Popmarte will be located at 110 Avenue A at The Historic Pearl. Participating national and local brands include Mignonne Gavigan, Dawson+Hellman, Cruz Ortiz and Snake Hawk Press, Rica Bath and Body, Mimilore, Bib & Sola, Uwila Warrior, Angelina Mata’s new line Sonsuz, La Maree, Boyd’s of Texas , Mi Cocina of Ubi-Ind Denim and more. Visit www.atpearl.com for more information and @shop_popmarte on Instagram for an updated list of vendors.
Some Popmarte Products are:
TX Lavender Parfume, Unisex
Boyd’s of Texas, available at Popmarte at Pearl
Bird Earring, Hot Pink
Mignonne Gavigan, available at Popmarte at Pearl
Bespoke dress, made-to-order
Richter Goods, available at Popmarte
Elby Electric Bike
Velofix, available at Popmarte
Pearl, located north of downtown San Antonio, provides a unique experience as a top culinary and cultural destination. The mixed-use space features retail, dining, picturesque green spaces, paseos riverside amphitheater, and the third campus of The Culinary Institute of America. As a former brewery operating from 1883 to 2001, Pearl reflects a vivid past while embracing the future with LEED-certified complexes mixed with historic architecture.
The 22-acre Pearl site is home to The Culinary Institute of America, San Antonio, the year-round Pearl Farmers Market, Hotel Emma and its restaurant Supper. Pearl restaurants include Botika by Executive Chef Geronimo Lopez, Il Sogno Osteria, by CIA graduate and James Beard Award-nominated chef Andrew Weissman; La Gloria by CIA graduate chef Johnny Hernandez; Nao Latin Gastro Bar, from The Culinary Institute of America, San Antonio; Blue Box Bar; The Boiler House Texas Grill and Wine Garden; The Granary ‘Cue and Brew; Cured; Southerleigh Fine Food & Brewery; Bakery Lorraine; Local Coffee; Lick Honest Ice Creams, Green Vegetarian Cuisine and High Street Wine Co. In July 2017, Pearl also opened the Bottling Department, San Antonio’s first food hall.
Pearl is also known for its shops, including The Sporting District, The Twig Book Shop, The Tiny Finch, Adelante Boutique, Ten Thousand Villages, LeeLee, Dos Carolinas, Leighelena, Niche Boutique, The Synergy Studio, Bike World and The Vintage Bouquet Bar.
Notable office tenants at Pearl include San Antonio Hispanic Chamber, Nature Conservancy, San Antonio Area Foundation, RBC Securities, The CE Group, Inc., WestEast Design Group, KGB Texas, and The San Antonio Business Journal. The Can Plant offers urban contemporary apartments with a place in history. Event spaces include the historic Pearl Stable and the more contemporary Pearl Studio. For more information visit www.atpearl.com.