LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST:
Barneys, the true luxury division string, could see its doorways shut once and for all. Since filing for bankruptcy, Barneys shops have already been shutting through the entire nation, and, in an additional blow, its many iconic storefront can be in peril. The Barneys nyc on Madison Avenue in Manhattan had been a tourist spot and a popular for the women in HBO’s “Intercourse And the town.”
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UNIDENTIFIED ACTOR: (As character) So which region do you really vote in?
SARAH JESSICA PARKER: (As Carrie Bradshaw) Whichever a person is near Barneys.
GARCIA-NAVARRO: Fashion’s cool young ones and music artists had been frequently showcased waiting for you occasions. It defined luxury for the generation. Vanessa Friedman is the principle fashion critic for The ny instances, and I am joined by her now. Welcome.
VANESSA FRIEDMAN: sweet to communicate with you.
GARCIA-NAVARRO: Barneys is type of woven in to the textile of the latest York in a fashion that i do believe few other outlets that are retail. We already pointed out “Sex together with City,” but there are various other films and television shows, particularly “Will Grace that is&, where in actuality the character, Jack, wound up obtaining a task at Barneys.
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