More Denim on Orchard

Posted on: September 15th, 2008 at 11:01 am by

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[96 Orchard, b/w Broome & Delancey]

Great news for the many over-indulgent fashionistas now in the neighborhood. The Earnest Sewn [link] outpost on the corner of Orchard and Broome will reportedly have more competition. According to workers at the scene, yet another denim joint is set to open in the ground level of 96 Orchard, adjacent to Cougar Italian Clothing (which once occupied the entire space). And like its boutique brethren across the neighborhood, the as-yet-untitled shop will likely overcharge for everything.

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It’s time to end the proliferation of such overpriced shops, which are a root cause of community displacement.

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