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A New Generation of Tailors

Written by Rebecca Ungerino on . Posted in News Our Town

Formerly the territory of mostly European immigrants, more Upper East Side tailor shops are run by other families “All of our tailor friends have either died, their leases expired, or they moved. Most died,” said Nurten Onay, 63, pressing her hands against her Singer sewing machine. A Turkish calendar hangs above her tabletop, this month’s [&hellip
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