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Future Maje and Sandro boutiques on Bleecker Street via Jeremiah's Vanishing New York
French retailers Maje and Sandro have been hinting at opening up shop in New York for nearly a year now. Back in April, a bunch of locations—from Soho to even Brooklyn—were thrown about, but logically, the two brands have chosen the Parisian-esque West Village.
Postered plywood, covering two former restaurant spaces on the corner of Bleecker and Bank Streets, are announcing fall 2011 openings for the two brands. Maje even features a breezily sauntering spokes-model and collab-designer Vanessa Traina on the temporary banner. With Zadig & Voltaire and Comptoir des Cotonniers already on Bleecker and Pierre Hardy located over on Jane Street, the West Village may be quickly morphing into a little Paris.
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