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Another one bites the dust. Thirteen-month-old Lower East Side resident Miss Lonelyhearts has closed its doors a little over a year after opening its Broome Street retail post. And while this may have been the first brick-and-mortar venture for designer/owner/founder Jenny Yuen, her e-commerce endeavor still lives strong online. Thank god for that, because her whimsical, girlie, nostalgic-infused creations still have a soft spot in our hearts. Did you see her SS 2011 My Little Sweethearts collection? That definitely filled our hopelessly romantic lonely void.
With a "Store For Rent" sign in the window and an optimistic love note left behind ("Packing our bags to travel the country. Stay tuned for Pop-Up locations! Visit us here at: www.miss-lonelyhearts.com"), we have a strong feeling this isn't the last we will be seeing of our LES Miss.—Yale Breslin
· Miss Lonelyhearts at 250 Broome is Closing [Bowery Boogie]
· Miss Lonelyhearts Won't Be Lonely Long [Racked NY]
· Store Sidekicks: Shibas at Miss Lonelyhearts [Racked NY]