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[3] Brothers Start A Shop

Brothers Start A Shop

Here in the city of Hamtramck we have a lot of ethnic people…so she had like an Islamic gift shop.

Ismael Syed and Syed Ibrahim are both the owners of Caniff Gift & Variety. They’re two brothers who when things turned bad, decided to open a dress shop in Hamtramck.


The Dress Show

Hamtramck’s Bangladeshi community through the lens of its cultural dress shop owners. Featuring photography by Kenny Karpov and stories by Courtney Hurtt.

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