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Because J.Crew is opening a new men's store in Tribeca, the men's half of their fall catalog is all about Manhattan. Plenty of semi-recognizable streets get the blond-guy-in-a-polo-on-a-bicycle treatment, but the catalog only identifies one landmark by name, and it's a surprising one: Russ & Daughters, the iconic L.E.S. bagel-and-lox emporium. "Founded on the Lower East Side and still in the family four decades later, Russ & Daughters is famous for the most exquisite smoked fish and caviar and a devoted following of serious gourmand," says the copy. OK, all true—but what does this have to do with British oilcloth field jackets?
·Harbinger of J.Crew Appears in Tribeca [Racked]
·J. Crew [Official Site]
·Russ & Daughters [Official Site]