Add Madewell to the list of new retail outlets coming to Hudson County. With stores all over the United States, this nationally known apparel brand is settling down in its 6th New Jersey location. The chain will be taking over the former Mattress Firm location on Washington Street, and it’s set to open this Friday, October 28th. Read on to learn more about Madewell expanding to a storefront in Hoboken.
The new Madewell location opening on Friday, October 28th will be at 202 Washington Street in Hoboken, as seen on Jersey Digs. The company is owned by retail giant J. Crew and has been in existence since 2006. The spot Madewell is taking over is about 5,000 square feet. Talk about the new store started in March, when the signage application for the storefront was brought up in the March 7th Hoboken Historic Preservation Board meeting.
Madewell + Beyond
Known mostly for its denim, Madewell also sells clothing, shoes, bags, and accessories, as well as home and wellness items for both women and men. The brand currently has 145 locations in the United States, with five in New Jersey and 13 in New York. Most of the other locations closest to Hoboken and Jersey City are in New York City, including Hudson Yards as well as 5th Avenue. The store at Short Hills Mall is the best New Jersey option right now for Madewell shopping.
Madewell is the latest retail chain to come to Hoboken. Others that have either already opened storefronts along Washington Street or will be this year include sportswear giant Nike, the home decor brand Lovesac, and popular nail salon chain GLOSSLAB. Other chains that have already opened locations in recent years include Anthropologie, Athleta, and Francescas, as well as restaurant chains like Shake Shack, Taco Bell, and McDonald’s.