Haute Hippie’s Ginormous Flag Irks Neighbors

Posted on: February 2nd, 2012 at 6:18 am by

As we reported earlier this week, boho-chic fashionistas Haute Hippie just opened a brick-and-mortar at 9 Prince Street.  That’s all fine and dandy.  But what isn’t is the ginormous flag hanging from the fire escape above the store.  This particular stunt has the neighbors up in arms.

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Indeed, Boogie reader K sent along the following note:

Not a great way to make a positive first impression on the neighbors. I hear that the community board has already been contacted.

We learned shortly thereafter that the billboard-sized flag is only a temporary storefront piece, and will soon be replaced with something more manageable.

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