NUTLEY, NJ - Bucco Couture kicked off the celebration of Italian American Heritage month this week by celebrating Italian fashion with a bit of American pride. 

Owner Carmen Bucco wanted to reflect his Italian American heritage in the windows of his Franklin Ave men's store ahead of the annual parade on Sunday October 7. One window features a "Happy Columbus Day" banner and Italian suits. The other, more playful, window features and American Flag inspired track suit in from of an Italian flag and an Italian Flag inspired track suit in front of an American flag. 

Bucco Couture is one of several new businesses that opened in Nutley in 2018 that are a part of what has been called the "Nutley Renaissance." Bucco Couture is located at 187 Franklin Ave, Nutley NJ 07110. 

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October is "Italian American Heritage Month" in Essex County NJ. 

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