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Con Artist Converting Retail Store to Showroom

Posted March 31, 2011 at 6:39 am

Swiftly approaching its one-year anniversary, the subterranean Con Artist collective at 119 Ludlow Street is pitching a changeup of sorts.

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Lower East Side Vintage and Thrift on the Outs?

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 1:34 pm

Discourse about the death of thrift shops and vintage stores is back on the table. An article published over at Crain’s this weekend, dubbed Vintage Stores out of Fashion, profiles a few recent neighborhood closures, including the loss of The Sweet Ones on Allen in June. Many in the industry are not only blaming the […]

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Consignment Shop for 168 Ludlow

Posted November 17, 2009 at 6:17 am

The southern storefront of 168 Ludlow (also home to T-Poutine) finally has a new occupant after months of dormancy.  Last night, a painter inside informed us that the space will reportedly become a consignment shop, and should open sometime next month. Unfortunately, more concrete details about the incoming establishment were not available, so it remains […]