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The Shophound reports that the line of tourists has returned to the sidewalk outside Ugg in Soho, ushering in Christmas just as surely as the first topless guy outside Hollister ushers in summertime. When we covered this phenomenon back in 2008, readers mostly agreed that Uggs were over, but two years later the line remains.
· It Must Be Christmas Because The UGG Line Is Here [The Shophound]
· The Beefcake is Back at Hollister Soho [Racked NY]
· Ugg in Soho Undaunted by the Recession, Christmas [Racked NY]