Kirkstraat Jewelers Takes the Torch from Misin Shin at 122 Orchard Street

Posted on: December 10th, 2014 at 5:36 am by
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The Misin Shin hair salon at 122 Orchard opened three years ago, and seemed fairly popular from the get-go. It was a self-described “relaxed salon” toting the unsurprising fashionista pricing. But it proved incapable of surviving the cutthroat real estate atmosphere in Hell Square, and closed two months ago.

Almost immediately, we started to see listings (since deleted) for the 1,400 square-foot retail space to the tune of $14,000 in monthly rent. Crazy, right? What could possibly afford this?

Now we know…

In keeping with the theme of beauty needs, Kirkstraat Jewelers is taking the torch, a small business apparently around since 1992. Build-out is still in progress … beneath the Misrahi Realty tombstone signage.

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