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We've been keeping close watch on Beverly Boulevard ever since minimalist cool brand OAK NYC revealed their second LA outpost was slated to open "in the next few weeks." That was last month, and we've yet to see the space unveiled from behind the promising white plywood above, which is why we couldn't help but take a peek for ourselves after seeing American Apparel-clad construction workers buzzing about.
Located next door to kosher seafood spot Fish Grill and less than a mile from major shopping hub The Grove, the AA-owned label will occupy the entire L-shaped space. From the look of its makeover, it's clear the store isn't opening this month as hoped—but OAK's social media director Conor Riley tells us exclusively that the boutique is still "scheduled to open this summer." What's more, we hear the store could possibly open as early as next month. Yes!
For now, take a peek at the pre-Oakified space and see snaps of the construction progress after the jump.
· OAK NYC [Official Site]
· OAK NYC's Beverly Boulevard Boutique is Opening Next Month [Racked]
· OAK NYC's Minimalist and Monochrome Mecca Opens in DTLA [Racked]
· American Apparel Snaps Up Cool NY Shop Oak, Eyes LA Spaces [Racked]