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09.17.2018  I  Brooklyn , Neighborhood , Shop Local

What To Wear This Fall, According To The Woman Who Dresses The Creative Professionals Of Downtown Brooklyn

Lara Fieldbinder is the kind of woman who knows potential when she sees it. Take Article&, the womenswear shop she opened on Smith Street to accommodate the fashion needs of the growing population of creative professionals working (and playing and living) in the Downtown Brooklyn neighborhood. Or consider the clothes and accessories themselves, a well-edited […]

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08.27.2018  I  Brooklyn , Neighborhood , Shop Local

GRDN Is The Touch Of Nature Downtown Brooklyn Needed

When you walk into GRDN, a tucked-away garden shop off the always-bustling Atlantic Avenue, your senses are quickly heightened: You inhale the scent of blooming lavender, you take in floor-to-ceiling greens, and you hear a soft greeting from owner Susanne Kongoy. This immersive experience is by design, naturally: Susanne opened GRDN fourteen years ago when […]

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07.20.2018  I  Brooklyn , Neighborhood , Shop Local

How To Stay Cool And Look Hot? Bird Is The Word

Being inside cult-favorite womenswear boutique Bird is like being inside someone’s thoughtfully (and enviably) curated Brooklyn apartment: Bright light, fresh florals and thriving succulents abound. Beautiful, well-made pieces from local designers like Ulla Johnson, Caron Callahan and Maria Cornejo line the racks. Bird opened its first location in Park Slope back in 1999, and, according […]

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