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Billy Reid coming to Georgetown
Billy Reid coming to Georgetown

Last year saw the arrival of Dutch-based Suitsupply for men, Spanish designer Massimo Dutti and Muleh. In 2011, Georgetown welcomed J. Crew's Madewell, Jack Wills, Rag & Bone, Jack Spade, Calvin Klein Underwear, Athleta, and Brook Brothers.

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On the heels of the announcement by Frye Boot Company that they'll be opening later this year (in the historic firehouse where Papa-Razzi Restaurant operated) comes news that Alabama-based American fashion designer, Billy Reid, known for "low-fi Southern-bred luxury" will soon be taking over Uno Chicago Grill's spot at 3211 M Street.

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Wonder how they will perform with all the new retail markets sprouting up east of the city?

Competing with Center City, Shaw,14th st, Penn Quarter, Mount Vernon Square and the emerging NOMA and H St markets won't be easy since they all have the advantage of metro.