The Fresh Prince of the LES

Posted on: June 8th, 2010 at 6:24 am by

The retail transition at the corner of Bowery and Prince Street is now complete.  The last vacant storefront – former home of Cowboy Shoe Repair – is now accounted for.  Meet The Fresh Prince.

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No, not that one.  This fresh prince is not from Bel Air, but the streets of Newark.  Clinton and Bergen, to be exact.  Run by Clinton Jeans, the concept is a high-end urban boutique.  Here is the company overview, lifted from their Facebook page:

Company Overview:
Clinton Jeanz is a Men’s high end contemporary and Streetwear boutique, located in Newarks main artery; Clinton ave and Bergen…
To provide New cutting edge looks, for a market that people have turned their backs on…
Mekk Denim, Meezan Artcouture, Super Dry, Jetlag, Buffalo, and much more

Silver lettering at the bottom of the window announces a humorous “general’s warning,” which reads as follows: “Being fresh may cause stares, boost confidence, random inquiries, and compliments.”

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Smell ya later…

The Fresh Prince by Clinton Jeans, 4 Prince Street, Mon-Sat 10 am-9 pm, Sun 10 am-5 pm

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