The inspiration behind the shop's name, "Extra," comes from the happy coincidence of shop owner, Koji Kusakabe's long time business name, "One More," and the name of the street where he would open his business, "Extra Place." "One More" is synonymous with "Extra," and the name of the street has . . . more
For those with Metropolitan tastes seeking the crème de la crème of mid-century glassware and ceramics, it is a must to visit The End of History. Displayed proudly upon 20th Century rosewood Danish furnishings appears the world's most extensively-curated collection of fine glassware.
Designed in Paris with flair, these European men's shirts and custom tailored suits are uniquely fashioned. Distinct fabrication to Aksel's ready-to-wear shirts are the curved four-inch double inseams, slimming to the torso. High and extra-high collars prevent the shirt from sinking into the . . . more
A healthy and unmatched experience is to be savored at Greecologies, New York City's one-and-only Greek yogurt lab. Attention to detail is the key factor, with its refreshingly sleek yet earthy interior, and devotion to the production of genuine Greek yogurt made on premise, with a window to watch . . . more
Between taking part in covert proposal operations, and scouring estate sales and old warehouses for vintage gems, Erica Weiner found time to open a charming jewelry boutique in the heart of Nolita. Most enticing is the range of jewels you will discover in Erica Weiner’s store. From antique . . . more
The Chelsea Dollar outdoor Flea Market features a variety of independent vendors from the Tri-state area selling vintage and antique items on Saturday and Sunday (weather permitting). Their is a $5 entry fee before 9 a.m., and $1 after 9 a.m. to enter. Be sure to have your hand stamped on the way . . . 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
For more than 30 years, Peter Hermann continues to pack its shelves with a generous selection of fine leather goods and small accessories for men and women. They are choosy about their merchandise, selling important pieces and things that other shops don't carry.
So you're an ageless beauty and want to slip into a little something that forgives those tiny flaws without compromising style. At Marjory Warren you'll never have to worry about finding something that doesn't flatter your figure. Each piece is hand selected to compliment all body shapes and sizes. . . . more
After being served in some of the finest restaurants in New York City, La Colombe's flagship coffee blends quickly caught the attention of the culinary elite. But what most people don't know is that just one cup of La Colombe coffee changes people's lives. It's culinary coffee with consciousness, . . . more
Meg Cohen is known for her soft cashmere scarves, gloves and hats for men and women. Available year-round in her SoHo boutique are luxurious wool-angora blankets, marble cotton and light-weight woven cashmere scarves in stripes and solid colors. Fall and winter cashmere arrivals begin to populate . . . more
Step beyond the streets of Manhattan into Marie Belle, where beautiful people can be seen sipping the finest chocolate in New York City. This elegant boutique with high-ceilings and glamorous European touches will transport you to a fairytale-like world with a wide variety of chocolate choices that . . . more
A brigadiero is a brazilian delicacy created in 1940 - creamier than a truffle, yet softer than a caramel. In Brazil it is the staple dessert at every celebration — the national truffle of Brazil and an icon to the Brazilian culture. Made from condensed milk, powdered chocolate, and butter, . . . more