Jonathan Adler is gone.
The downtown home furnishings store was the brainchild of a noted craftsman. Adler first earned fame for his ceramics.
It was known locally for the intriguing sign in the front window. Every few months, an alert “06880” reader would email me a photo like this:
I know, I know, I’d reply. I wrote about it 4 years ago.
I don’t know why Jonathan Adler closed.
Perhaps it’s because of the legalization of medical marijuana in Connecticut, and for recreational use in 8 states.
Or maybe just the rising rents on Main Street.