HBO's "Schmatta: Rags To Riches To Rags" Premieres in New York

by SARAH MANDATO · October 13, 2009

Yeohlee Teng, Nanette Lepore, Stan Herman, Fern Mallis, Marc Levin [All photos by WILL RAGOZZINO for PMc]. Last night, "Schmatta: Rags to Riches to Rags" premiered in New York at the HBO Theater. Anna Sui, Nanette Lepore, Fern Mallis, Bill Cunningham, Mickey Boardman and Peter Davis showed for the documentary, a historical look at the Garment District. Playing next Monday, viewers will watch how the one time heart of Midtown is now a dwindling industry, another tale within the battle of old and new New York.

Anna SuiMicky Boardman, Peter Davis Anna Sui, Micky Boardman, Peter Davis

Toni DiSanto, Liz Gateley Toni DiSanto, Liz Gateley

Daphne Pinkerson, Marc Levin Daphne Pinkerson, Marc Levin

Bill Cunningham, Fern MallisNanette Lepore Bill Cunningham, Fern Mallis, Nanette Lepore

Sarah Howard Adam Horovitz Sarah Howard, Adam Horovitz

Laurie Raico, Joe Raico, Jessica Raico Laurie Raico, Joe Raico, Jessica Raico

Toni DiSanto, Liz Gateley Sebastian Copeland Toni DiSanto, Liz Gateley, Sebastian Copeland

Richard Lowe, Tamara LoweBruce Raynor Richard Lowe, Tamara Lowe, Bruce Raynor

Marc Levin, Anna Sui, Yeohlee Teng, Nanette Lepore, Sheila Nevins, Nancy Abraham Marc Levin, Anna Sui, Yeohlee Teng, Nanette Lepore, Sheila Nevins, Nancy Abraham