Hot on the well-appointed heels of Nordstrom's rumored arrival downtown comes word that French accessories retailer Hermes will be winging its fleet-footed way to a new 5,400-square-foot space at Broad and Wall streets next year. Keen-eyed luxury enthusiasts should recognize that intersection as home of 15 Broad Street and Downtown by Philippe Starck, where?you might remember?wheelbarrow child-rearing (above) will be de rigeur.
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