Cool city kids retailer Babesta has signed a lease at Brookfield Place.
The Tribeca-based store will be joining Saks Fifth Avenue, Hermes, Ferragamo, Scoop, Bonobos and a host of world-class brands at the downtown retail and dining destination due to open in full March 2015.
Babesta, the indie baby-to-big-kid clothing, gift and gear boutique, is owned by downtown residents Jennifer and Aslan Cattaui. They signed a lease for a 1,721 s/f flagship store on the second floor of the property.
Cheryl Cohen of Trendsetter Real Estate represented the tenant.
The Brookfield Place store will be positioned to be a destination for indie children’s brands hailing from Brooklyn to Berlin, Sydney to Stockholm; personal gifts, toys and books; best of breed baby and children’s gear; and modern furniture from nursery to youth.