My Sole Memory of New York City’s, Now Closed, Cup & Saucer Diner

by C. Shardae Jobson THE LAVISH REBELLION DINER SERIES   I shouldn’t have jolted when I read the report of Cup & Saucer closing, but I did. While New York City businesses are constantly on the precipice of hanging up “Liquidation” signs, such closings are hard to take when speaking of the same storefronts you bought your first album from with allowance. Where your favorite … Continue reading My Sole Memory of New York City’s, Now Closed, Cup & Saucer Diner

Last Days Of Patricia Field (Part 1): Pictures From The Iconic Store’s Liquidation Sale

Collective sighs of sadness and disbelief swam across fans of iconic costume designer Patricia Field when she announced in December that her equally as iconic Lower Manhattan eponymous store would be closing for good after 50 years in 2016. Fans as far back as the punk era of the late ’70s and early ’80s saw it as another sign of a culturally faltering New York City … Continue reading Last Days Of Patricia Field (Part 1): Pictures From The Iconic Store’s Liquidation Sale