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Tom Ford is housed behind arguably one of the most visually stunning facades in all of the Design District: a "pleated" surface of angular and a-symmetrical, glass-fiber-reinforced-concrete panels, which perfectly compliment Tom Ford's minimal, modern, yet elegant aesthetic.
The brand's sixth U.S. flagship officially opened in the Design District earlier this month, and it's everything you expected it to be and then some. It's is meant to resemble an sleek and sophisticated residence, with onyx and marble tones, lush modern couches, and Macassar ebony and chrome displays. The first floor is dedicated to women, where you're first greeted by perfumery and eyewear before passing through to the women's accessories salon and women's ready to wear and shoes.
An impressively geometric and modern staircase then takes you up to the second floor, which is dedicated to men. It's slightly cozier than the women's arena, but equally as elegant. You're greeted first by accessories before moving to a marble and chrome-filled room hosting men's fragrance and eyewear. The next two salons are dedicated to shoes and sportswear, until finally you hit the jackpot: men's suiting. The sharpest suits in the game are all lined up in this room, and at the very end of the room is the Made to Measure Suiting service area, where you can design your very own, one of a kind Tom Ford set.
"The Miami Design District offers a tremendously exciting home for TOM
FORD," said the designer with an interesting view on office lunch policies. "Architecturally, it has become one of the most exciting and vibrant places in the
world and I am thrilled to open my sixth US store there."
The store is intimate, elegant, sophisticated and everything you'd expect from Tom Ford, so suit up, check it out, and make sure not to spill anything on the lush carpeting.