Hot Shop: A Sneak-Peek At Brit-Boutique Any Old Iron

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We're not trying to be anti-patriotic, but there are some major Anglophiles here at the office that dream about Dover Street Market, tea at Fortnum & Mason, and being besties with Cheryl Cole. So, when we found out that an in-the-know Brit, stylist Andrew Clancey, was opening a retail outlet specializing in UK-specific menswear and rare vintage items, we let out a resounding huzzah! Any Old Iron is named after an old English music hall song referencing a fine young dandy, which is pretty appropriate given that it sells mod-inspired duds for dudes, plus a thoughtfully curated selection of flea market finds and rare antiques that all live in a store that would be at home on Brick Lane. Don't worry, it's not just a boys' club, Clancey stocks some Sgt. Pepper-type jackets from Sir Tom Baker, a killer umbrella line, plus Child of Jago (the brainchild of Joe Corre, son of Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren) and Unconditional tees that will have you counting your pounds.
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Nine R29 readers will score invites to the private opening party tomorrow night. Be one of the first to re-tweet @refinery29 with this link to win! We'll Direct Message you if you're a winner.
It gets better— one local reader will win the ultimate in Anglo awesomeness. Be the FIRST person to tweet @refinery29 with this link and you'll win an invite to the party, a bottle of Belvedere, and a swe-et gift bag filled with a t-shirt, cds, magazines, and more.
Any Old Iron Opening Party
March 11
7-9 p.m.
Jam to Brit tunes (think Iggy Pop and Oasis) and enjoy complimentary Belvedere cocktails.
149 Orchard Street, (between Stanton and Rivington streets); 212-254-4404
anyoldiron.net
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