Store Smaller 716: My Cuzin Vintage and Bay 6 Clothing Co.

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January is usually a sluggish month for shops like My Cuzin Vintage (168 Elmwood Ave.) and Bay 6 Clothing Co. (1050 Union Street, West Seneca)- but with the Charges in the playoffs, customers are herding into the retailers to stock up.

“It’s been terrific- we’ve noticed a large amount of new people in that we’ve never observed right before,” claimed Derrek Hoffman, co-owner of My Cuzin Vintage, mentioned.

My Cuzin Classic sells a wide variety of vintage and 1990s Charges equipment on The Buffalo Closet side of the store.

They have t-shirts, crewnecks, jerseys, hats- even Charges sneakers. Some of them have the likenesses of Charges greats like Jim Kelly and Thurman Thomas.

The store- which purchases, sells, and trades- has been open up for 4 several years in Allentown.

Hoffman states it has been fulfilling to see new and longtime fans coming into the shop to appear for Charges gear.

“We started out this enterprises for the reason that we loved the Expenditures,” Hoffman claimed. “To have a retail outlet and to have people today be a section of it- it’s seriously really hard to explain how great it is.”

Bay 6 Outfits Co. in West Seneca sells all points Buffalo-associated, such as Payments clothes and add-ons. They’ve been open up for 17 years- and in that time, proprietor Suzanne Miller claims they’ve never ever witnessed a January like this.

“It’s unprecedented,” Miller claimed. “It’s excellent owning this improve in business in January when we’re typically a very little slow- we have been restocking each individual working day.”

Bay 6 carries plenty of community models, and has equipment for Payments lovers of all ages, from infants to grown ups.

Their biggest draw suitable now?

“Anything with a Zubaz print,” Miller said. “We’ve acquired leggings and socks and sweatshirts, and we just obtained in the underwear.”

And immediately after a rough 12 months for all enterprises, Miller says owning the aid of the group implies a lot.

“I’ve by no means see such an outpouring of assistance for little, local firms and for the Payments,” she said.

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