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Smith Street losing the thread of Tony the Tailor
August 22, 2011, 11:43 pm
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Smith Street losing the thread of Tony the Tailor.

“While the retail landscape of Smith Street has ebbed and flowed around him, Tony the Tailor has been at his old-fashioned machines for years, precision-making thousands of Victoria Police uniforms and sewing for everyone from housewives to executives.

Next month, after decades in the trade, the tailor will create his last stitch in time when he retires, aged 71.”