Fashion hits and misses for 2011
MISSRestoration Hardware announces it will move into the former LouisBoston space
The high-profile building designed by William G. Preston once housed the New England Museum of Natural History. Now it will become a store for McMansion-scale furnishings. This was a prime opportunity for a major retailer (or retailers) to occupy a flagship location with grand character. Instead, the street is saddled with a dull mall shop.