Lay to rest the verity of "One man's trash is another man's treasure." Treasures abound! Made from glorious works on paper, this charming assortment of glass trays, plates, coasters and paperweights emerges as art using the age-old technique of decoupage.
Pippin Home is located in the quaintest century-old building (behind Pippin Jewelry) once occupied by a blacksmith in the1800s. To give you a feel for the place and atmosphere, walking down the same narrow hallway to find your way through the store, you are walking the same steps horses would tread . . . more
Green in BKLYN can be described with one word: convenient. The store is a one-stop shop that supplies eco-friendly items such as natural body care and biodegradable products that have little or no impact on the environment. The founder of Green in BKLYN, Elissa Olin, has always been conscious of . . . more
Capture Parisian charm at Maison 140, where owner, Ramsey Marc, has recreated a marketplace of hand-selected furniture, art and decor direct from France. Delightful pieces depicting rustic charm and retro chic as well as modern elegance are chosen by Ramsey himself.
Hidden away on the second floor above Chelsea's New London Pharmacy is New London Luxe, selling home-ware with an international or domestic flair, as well as other intricately styled luxury items. At New London Luxe, one learns that luxury today does not require a high price tag. The philosophy . . . more
Furnish Green conceptualizes a new way to be sustainably fashionable. Owner Nathan Hescock puts anti-antique prices on beautiful vintage and antique furnishings, from the 1870s to vintage 80s eras for the tasteful and budget conscious buyer. Patrons can find timeless pre-owned furniture and accents . . . more
Located in the heart of SoHo on Lafayette Street is one of Italy’s oldest and finest treasures. Established in 1612, the Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella started off as a pharmacy in Florence, Italy where Father Angiolo Marchissi created the finest pharmaceuticals through . . . more
Cec LePage debuted her eponymous Lucite accessories collection in 1979, creating one-of-a-kind high fashion runway jewelry for John Anthur, Marc Jacobs, Tokio Kumagai, Geoffrey Beene, and Patricia Field, the stylist for HBO’s Sex in the City series. In 1990, LePage went on to launch her line of . . . more
Pearl River Chinese department store, once a long standing New York institution had to close it's doors back in December 2015 due to real estate inflation. It has now resurfaced down in Chinatown at a much smaller location — an edited version of the former glorious Pearl River. Unfortunately the . . . more
Located in a Front Street mall in the DUMBO neighborhood is Antique Boutique on Front, a small shop visibly brimming with history. The place is packed from top to bottom with intricate antiques and rich furniture, from detailed Baroque chairs to turn-of-the-century lamps dangling from the ceiling . . . more
Back in the 80's, one could always find a sweet piece of art by a street artist to decorate a New York apartment. Street art wasn't expensive; it was fun. It was an open expression of an artist's view point to hang on your wall. Either you agreed with the message or you didn't. For a small . . . more
For environmentally friendly hardware, building materials, and home supplies, Green Depot is the one-stop shop to visit. From hundreds of shades of paint, to area rugs and kitchen supplies, every product at Green Depot is green in some way and has passed a strict quality and values criteria. With . . . more
Jen McGlashan is the innovative mastermind behind McFlashpants, ethical jewelry and home decor made from re-purposed, everyday items. The unique name of her business came in the form of a telemarketer's call during the dinner hour and will forever be remembered by the McGlashan family. Convinced . . . more