Frances Valentine, the handbag, shoe and accessory lifestyle brand that was founded in 2016 by old friends and associates Kate Spade, Andy Spade and Elyce Arons, has opened a seasonal outpost in the Hamptons. The pop-up store is located in Sagtown Coffee in Sag Harbor.
"We are so excited about the Sag Harbor store because the community has been part of my family's life for over 25 years," Arons commented. "My kids grew up taking surf lessons from Shane Dyckman and when Shane and I discussed the opening of Frances Valentine at SagTown Coffee, it felt like the perfect combination."
The Pop Harbor from Sag Harbor offers a variety of items from the Frances Valentine collections, including baskets, canvas beach drums and sandals, as well as items exclusive to pop-ups and online, such as jewelry and love. , Katy collection, with vibrant kaftans, tunics and Mexican dresses inspired by personal items from Katy's wardrobe.
"The summer collection of baskets, kaftans, canvas bins and jewelry is so well suited to the beach lifestyle and Sag Harbor," Arons notes.
The store also offers a selection of vintage beach books, candles, floats in French pools, soap on a rope, cocktail bar tools, sun candles and hats – both straw and canvas.
"We couldn't get a warmer welcome from our neighbors and the community of Sag Harbor," she added.
In addition to the Hamptons pop-up, Frances Valentine also has a pop-up location on 793 Madison Avenue in Manhattan, which will be open during Memorial Day.
The Frances Valentine Sag Harbor outpost remains open until Thursday, October 31.
Nicole is the editor-in-chief of Hamptons.com, where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently lives in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com