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One Barista Raw Over Aprons at VanLeeuwen

The espresso machine wasn’t the only thing steaming this week at Van Leeuwen, the artisanal ice cream company based in Greenpoint.  The flash point – it’s new raw denim aprons.  One barista is slightly irritated.  The aprons were expertly crafted in Williamsburg by Loren, who specializes in small-batch handmade jeans.  When complimented on the stunning aprons, an employee, grappling with a crisis of individuality, exclaimed, “One of the reasons I like… Read more →