Earnest Sewn

Tictail E-Commerce Startup Opening Holiday Pop-Up in the Former Earnest Sewn on Orchard Street

Posted November 17, 2014 at 6:03 am

Earnest Sewn shuttered its overpriced denim boutique at 90 Orchard Street nearly one year ago. The historically attractive cornershop – owned by Lower East Side mainstay Mark Miller – has been vacant ever since. From what we could gather, the site essentially became a workshop in those ensuing months, peppered with various tools and other […]

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See Orchard Street in Trailer for Steven Soderberg’s Cinemax Show ‘The Knick’ [VIDEO]

Posted June 20, 2014 at 6:03 am

For a week in November of last year, Cinemax monopolized Orchard Street, transforming the “museum block” into a turn-of-the-century set for The Knick. We saw dirt and horse-drawn carriages imported, storefronts masqueraded, and period-specific costumes. Now, more than six months later, a second, more rounded-out trailer for the freshman cable series is live. One brief […]

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ABC Pilot ‘Forever’ Filming on the LES Today; Transforms Former Earnest Sewn Into Antiques Shop

Posted March 14, 2014 at 11:07 am

The obligatory “no parking signs” have been in place for nearly a week in anticipation of another film job. A new network television pilot will invade Chinatown today, making it the third production to shoot scenes in the neighborhood this week. Warner Brothers Television is behind the new supernatural drama called Forever, which will appear […]

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Neglected History: Historic Posters at 90 Orchard Street Are Deteriorating [PHOTOS]

Posted January 27, 2014 at 6:11 am

Here’s some forgotten New York at 90 Orchard Street. We walk by it everyday, watching it deteriorate into nothingness. From the author, Kevin Walsh: In addition there are a couple of ads for Hersh’s sacramental wine. Haven’t been able to find out anything about the company, though. You can see old phone number notation (the initial […]

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Earnest Sewn Shutters Its Overpriced Denim Outpost at 90 Orchard Street

Posted January 21, 2014 at 6:06 am

Its temporary closure in November at the hands of The Knick was but a prelude. After a couple months of deep sales (still pricey as fuck), Earnest Sewn terminated its corner shop at 90 Orchard Street last week. The high-end boutique spent almost seven years peddling overpriced denim at this location. Reason for the closure […]

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Flower Girl NYC Ditches Orchard for 245 Eldridge Street

Last modified September 17, 2012 at 1:41 pm

When Earnest Sewn opened its unaffordable boutique in the old Tenement Museum shop in 2007, its launch partner was Flower Girl NYC.

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