Posted June 8, 2010 at 6:23 am
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.
Posted June 30, 2009 at 8:01 am
Nine months after opening at 96 Orchard Street, Amoskeag XX decided to install a new flag above the store entrance. Considering the upscale denim boutique is often empty, this new addition might be a desperate play to alert the throngs of tenement tourists to its mere existence. A $250 pair of jeans is a tough […]
Last modified March 23, 2015 at 9:30 pm
The denim boutique at 96 Orchard Street finally has a new name, and one with historical value – Amoskeag XX [link]. Official store opening is still advertised as coming soon. Located in Manchester, New Hampshire, the Amoskeag Manufacturing Company was the largest cotton textile plant in the world during the latter nineteenth century. In fact, […]