The city issued a permit Nov. 27 for tenant build-out for a Chanel Fragrance and Beauty Boutique at St. Johns Town Center.
The construction walls are up, saying the store will open in spring 2024.
Air South Mechanical Inc. of Hialeah is the contractor for the $916,030 tenant build-out for Chanel in a 1,180-square-foot space at 4790 River City Drive, No. 149.
Arcadis Architects of New York City is the architect. Henderson Engineers of Lenexa, Kansas, and RJC Engineers LLC of Las Vegas also are working on the project.
Plans indicate fragrances, makeup, skin care products and eyewear will be featured at the boutique.
Chanel is taking the former Steve Madden space next to MAC Cosmetics. Chanel and Steve Madden representatives have not responded to requests for information.
Previously, a spokesperson for landlord Simon Property Group was “unable to comment at this time.” The spokesperson has not responded to a request for comment Nov. 28.
Chanel is a London-based fashion, jewelry, accessories, fragrance, makeup and skin care products company with U.S. headquarters in New York City.
Chanel operates 25 Fragrance and Beauty Boutiques in 14 states, including four in Florida in Aventura, Miami, Palm Beach Gardens and Tampa.
The Tampa store at International Plaza and Bay Street says: “Discover fragrance, makeup and skincare, along with an exclusive selection of CHANEL eyewear.”
Dujour.com, which follows the fashion and entertainment industries, reported that the 2,000-square-foot Brooklyn boutique “features the full range of fragrance, makeup and skincare products, along with an exclusive selection of eyewear.”