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Send Flowers To Show You Care (Sponsored)

We could all use some cheering up and Julia Testa is NYC’s best local, privately-owned and operated florist.

They offer contactless local delivery throughout …

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Need Flowers? Julia Testa is NYC’s Best Local Florist (Sponsored)

Julia Testa is NYC’s best local, privately-owned and operated florist. Julia Testa offers contactless local delivery throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn 7 days a week …

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Hester Street Fair Moves Gift Shop to 22 Ludlow Gallery Through January 10th

Hester Street Fair is moving their online Gift Guide to the brick and mortar gallery at 22 Ludlow for an extra week of New …

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Retailers Aim to Uplift Spirits After Downtrodden Year

Local retailers are helping boost the spirits of beleaguered New Yorkers by offering festive settings and quality customer service, as a year tarnished with pandemic-related loss draws to a close. …

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Making the Most of the Final Farewell to Century 21

Contributor Kari Jensen joined the hundreds of New Yorkers and others who shopped the final days at Century 21 this past weekend. Here’s her report. …

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Hester Street Fair Announces Opening Day

The Hester Street Fair will be up and running “IRL” this Saturday, August 15th, 2020. As with most businesses and venues, it has been …

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Hester Street Fair Hosts Virtual Vintage Fashion Flea Market, May 30 – June 1

Depop, a digital social shopping marketplace, has teamed up with the local Hester Street Fair to create a “virtual fair for vintage fashion finds” …

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Get a Free Shampoo with Your Royal Shave and a Haircut at Grand Cutters Barber Shop

Grand Cutters Barber Shop is a family oriented barbershop that has been on the Lower East Side since 1960. There’s a reason why Grand Cutters has been around for so long. ​From haircuts, beard trims, and the signature classic – the Royal Shave, we care about the quality of service. …

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Hester Street Fair Honors Original Vendors and New Creators This Weekend

A full weekend is coming up at Hester Street Fair. On Saturday, their “We Started Here” event returns in honor of the small businesses …

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Neon Green Louis Vuitton Pop-up Takes Over Corner at Rivington and Ludlow

In a hard-to-miss move, the new artistic director of the men’s wear at fashion house Louis Vuitton has painted the entire north-east corner (both …

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Stop & Sniff at the East Village’s Fragrance Shop

The Fragrance Shop has been offering custom scents to customers since it opened in 1992.

This video is from Rob Dozier at New York …

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Adam Lucas and Nom Wah Tea Parlor Team Up for “Neighborhood” Popup

On Tuesday, May 22 and Wednesday, May 23, local artist Adam Lucas (aka Hanksy) teams up with Nom Wah Tea Parlor owner Wilson Tang …

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LES Designer Robert James Rolls Out Anti-Trump Tee Shirts

Local menswear designer Robert James isn’t hiding his political views during this presidential campaign season. He has collaborated with artist Brian Andrew Witeley to create a limited edition graphic tee based on an actual rubbing of the gravestone. …

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Adopt a Pet and Get a Free Tattoo This Sunday at Grit N Glory

The ASPCA is teaming up with tattoo queen Megan Massacre this weekend to host a fun adoption/tattoo event at Grit N Glory. …

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ODD. New York Announces Departure From 164 Ludlow St.

ODD. New York, the cutting edge boutique at 164 Ludlow St., is going to be leaving the Lower East Side after almost five years. …