Re-stylings and repairs of older coats help to boost revenues. While the frigid climes of the past month will motivate some customers to stock up on new winter apparel, the plunge in the thermometer will likely not bring an influx of shoppers. The Nanoses spend many hours on individual coats that they customize in the tailor shop in the back of their business.
A of fur clothiers in southwestern Connecticut are grappling with sluggish sales for expensive merchandise that requires customers to have ificant disposable income and merchants to put in long hours. Most Popular.
Other negle offer comparably priced merchandise. Debate about fur For years, fur clothing has attracted criticism from animal-rights advocates who argue the apparel relies on cruel practices.
The Nanos brothers said they only fpr furs from adult animals that are well-treated. FICA has not posted statistics for more recent years. The final product does not come cheap.
Putnam Ave. We have had tough times in this business.
While local sales have not boomed recently, the national industry appears to have bounced back from the last recession.