"Very New York!"
Address: 19 Waverly Place, NYC.
Subsidiaries: Palizzio Shoe Factory, Capri Handbag Factory of NYC, Matrix Shoe Factory of Rochester.
Specialty: trendy matching ensembles of purses and shoes.
Signature features: streamline design, quality lizard and alligator handbags in traditional colors.
Sold by: department stores nationwide, including Macy's and Saks Fifth Avenuve.
Collaboration: Anne Klein, 1965.
Marked: Palizzio Very New York.
Illustration: Palizzio handbag and shoes ad, Harper's Bazaar 1961.
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