High-design general store, give or take, from fave EV tatt parlor. Lori Leven brings her jewelry from Second Avenue, augments selection with smart pieces from Annie Costello Brown, Lauren Wolf, and... read more
Step inside and smell the patchouli. Mingle with the dreadlocked folk who say things like, "oh this? I got it at my favorite Tibetan clothing store..." Browse the incense, meditation cushions, and ... read more
Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich pulled together some of their best friends and an impressive assortment of farmers, fishermen, and fancy-food makers of all stripes to create this 50,000 square foot... read more
Sundry-stocked gift boutique of the curtain-shunning Standard Hotel. Guests bored with exposing themselves to casual passerby head downstairs to re-up on necessities: Bambu rolling papers, Penguin ... read more
Brother store to first men's only, wildly successful Liquor Store in Tribeca. Special edition items like Alden shoes, Superior Label totes, Mackintosh jackets, vintage threads. Prepster basics and ... read more
Art's not entirely dead in Soho -- in fact, Clic is working a mini-renaissance, with two galleries and a stand-alone bookshop. Photography is the, er, focus, specifically fine art. Bookstore stocks... read more
Radiate calm while you await a tea so delicate it needs no sugar, and dumplings so delicious you forgive their slow arrival. Everything is made from scratch, so worth the wait, even if you're not p... read more
Roomy thrift store will help you outfit an apartment and fill in gaps in your wardrobe. Artfully arranged furniture looks like a showroom, albeit a cluttered one. Downstairs, work your way through ... read more
Sounds like it could be a fundamentalist enclave, but is actually super-chill general store/curiosity shop. Skulls, clothes, ephemera, clocks, all under the heading Americana (and most under the s... read more
Owners Miles Bellamy and Jonas Kyle opened Spoonbill & Sugartown Booksellers in 1999 to fill the neighborhood's need for an eclectic bookstore. Shelves are stocked with unmatched collection of... read more
Limited-edition artists' books and prints. Unparalleled selection brings together the best of name artists and obscure strivers. Equally fun for casual browsers and big-time collectors. read more
From organic beauty products to hemp shoes and solar iPod chargers, leaves no environmental stone unturned. Give a gift to the environment when you shop local, organic, recycled, fair trade, and bi... read more
It's hard not to love all things British when it comes to fashion, especially Paul Smith. His charming vintage-meets-modern designs encompass flattering cuts and bold colors. A tip for the hesitant... read more
Modern Luxury excels in capturing the urbane metropolitan lifestyle. Whether it's a revealing celebrity profile, a special feature on the chicest trends in design, cutting-edge fashion spreads or a... read more
Full of charm, this cozy West Village library-like store can occupy an entire afternoon for curious book lovers. Extensive selection for the size and helpful, talkative shop keepers. read more
Biggest collection of cookbooks you've ever seen. Exotic, out of print, prestige, rare, vintage, ancient -- you name it, they got it. Heaven for the intersection of food nerds and bibliophiles. Tru... read more
Desert Island is a haven for any comic book aficionado. Expertly curated selection of alternative comics, zines, and art books. Knowledgeable, helpful staff aimed and ready to answer questions. ... read more
Consumer heaven in a place of worship, how fitting. With a J Sisters Salon, Alexander West tailor, Havaianas store and a green market, you could be here all day. But then again, why go to the mall ... read more
The Phaidon bookstore's extensive collection of Phaidon-published books on architecture, art, design, photography, film, and food are enough to satisfy the needs of every art fanatic. The sleek and... read more
Sandy tried to leave some literal watermarks, but riverfront perch ...
Restaurant and lounge inspired by early 20th-century music recordin...
For women who love that beach chic look, this spot really does have...
One-stop shopping with great blend of cutting-edge chic and ready-t...
Neighborhood burger and shake spot nabs awesome name, restored Harl...