President Trump has inflated the crowd size at his inauguration, and before the big day, even claimed, erroneously, that all the dress shops in Washington had sold out of gowns.
She’s marking them down by 30 percent this weekend, hoping that Washington social types will stock up for the coming season of galas and weddings.
Mizrahi, who has been in business since 1990, said some of her clients opted not to attend at at all and others went to fewer formal do’s than usual. Why the low demand? “I don’t want to get political,” she said. “I have many customers. But I just didn’t see the level of excitement that I have.”