News Article | 8/31/2007

VOD bringing exclusive fashion lines to Victory Park

In the tradition of fashion editors leaving journalism to explore other sides of the industry, luxe’s own Jackie Bolin is doing just that. This month, our now-former colleague is scheduled to open VOD in Victory Park. A group effort by Bolin, former LFT buyer Liz Thompson and teacher Elizabeth O’Mahoney, the store has scored a slew of covetable and not widely available labels, including Jane Mayle, Alexander Wang, Luella Bartley and hot new bag line Pauric Sweeney.

Also contributing to the mix: Supermodel Erin Wasson is curating a small jewelry collection, and vintage pro Kerry Bonnell will offer special items (Leger, Alaia, Ossie Clark) from

Bolin plans to continue contributing to luxe (non-conflict-of-interest stories only, of course), and we’re absolutely certain we’ll be shopping at VOD. As for that name? It’s short for Valley of the Dolls, a wink at Bolin’s own author-inspired moniker – Jacqueline Susann Bolin.

VOD, 2418 Victory Park Lane,