WEST HAVEN, CT — (Pictured): Allure Official owner Monya Harris cuts the ribbon with Mayor Dorinda Borer, center left, to celebrate the clothing shop’s grand opening at 431 Campbell Ave. on Tuesday, Dec. 12.

Shown with them are, from left, Harris’ aunt, Deanna Hawkins; Harris’ mother, Monya Saunders; Harris’ aunt, JoAnna Langley; and Simon McDonald, the director of membership and marketing at the Milford Regional Chamber of Commerce.

The new Black-owned business offers high-end fashion at affordable prices and is located in a plaza of small businesses near Court Street in downtown West Haven’s vibrant cultural district.

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The afternoon ribbon-cutting was also attended by chamber members Robert Creigh and Hala Urban, the branch manager of New Haven Bank of West Haven.

Allure Official is open from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon-8 p.m. Saturday and noon-6 p.m. Sunday.

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