Faces of Downtown


Old Soul Co.’s Jason Griest (above) roasts a batch of coffee beans at the shop’s L Street alley location.


Tailor Peter Navin puts the finishing touches on a pair of custom-made suit pants at his K Street shop. Navin picked up the craft as a teenager while watching his father cut uniforms for the Indian military. After immigrating to the U. S. in his early 20s, Navin went into business for himself and has been fitting Californians for the past 40 years.