It seems there is an oversupply of chic suppliers of too expensive designer jeans, with fashionable pre-sale tears and fades.
Pretty much. Our local mall has about 30-40 of these kinds of stores down from 50 in the past 18 months. Everything is geared toward the 18-22 year old crowd.
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