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Shoe designer Brian Atwood opened his first boutique on Madison Avenue in New York City today and he's already talking more locations. According to WWD, Atwood wants to have 12 additional stores by the year 2017 and is interested in cities like Los Angeles; São Paulo, Brazil; and London. The busy man is also gearing up to expand his handbag line and will launch a jewelry capsule next month. [WWD]