Amoskeag XX Closes Up Shop at 96 Orchard

Posted on: June 8th, 2010 at 6:23 am by

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With the city economy stagnating, could high-end denim be reaching a breaking point in the neighborhood? Unlikely, but a $500 pair of jeans is still a tough sell these days. Just look at Amoskeag XX.  The sub-level boutique shop opened at 96 Orchard Street less than two years ago, and is now closed.

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Sunday afternoon, store employees were unloading their inventory into a U-Haul parked curbside.  We talked to one man about the demise, and he hopes to reopen elsewhere in the neighborhood. Ownership must now find another place to plant that flag.

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