Retailer News

Erica Courtney Opens Second L.A. Boutique

Jewelry designer Erica Courtney opened her second Los Angeles boutique in July, on Robertson Boulevard. Erica Courtney on Robertson will carry her Drop Dead Gorgeous collection in platinum, 18k gold, sterling silver, diamonds, pearls, and colored gemstones.

Special areas of the new store include a lighted mirrored vanity for trying on jewelry. The boutique also includes a sitting area and a high-definition plasma-screen television. Wine, Tahitian beer, and espresso are available.

Designer Kim Colwell custom-designed the furniture for Erica Courtney on Robertson.

Tivol Announces Plans for Northland Store

Tivol, Kansas City, Mo., has announced the addition of a third location. The new store will occupy about 6,000 square feet in Briarcliff Village, a new lifestyle center set to open in spring 2006. Tivol will serve as an anchor store for the center, located in the Northland section of Kansas City.

Tivol is working with RED Brokerage LLC and Briarcliff Development Co. to complete the store in time for Briarcliff’s opening next spring. Hoefer Wysocki Architects, a local architectural firm, has been hired to design the new location in the Northland.