Cindy Adams Talks Lower East Side

Posted on: September 28th, 2009 at 6:18 am by

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In yesterday’s Post, oft-hated gossip monger Cindy Adams talked about the Lower East Side.

“That’s where the fashion industry began. The people from overseas that came here — they did the hand-sewing. They’re the ones who made the first shirts, suits and dresses for all the people crowding into New York. That’s where they were made, in people’s apartments. Then they went to a factory and then it went to the fashion center and then it went to Bergdorf’s. The whole progression of fashion here started on the Lower East Side.”

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