04.08.2019  I  Neighborhood , Shop Local , Wellness

Natural Beauty Shop Shen Is A Cult Favorite In Brooklyn — And Far Beyond — For Good Reason

Local stylist Jessica Richards opened Shen in 2010 when she walked the streets of Cobble Hill looking for a face cream and couldn’t find one. What she has accomplished in the nine years since is pretty incredible: Shen is an internationally recognized beauty shop that carries mostly niche natural organic products, a community of sorts […]

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Fulton Hall Is An Elevated And Modern Take On The Classic Sports Bar


Sometimes you just need an ice cold draft, a basket of crispy wings and the right games on TV. Located in Gotham Market, Fulton Hall checks all these boxes and more. The space: Soaring ceilings, reclaimed wood, exposed brick, backyard string lights, enormous vintage American flags. Vintage sports memorabilia (framed jerseys, wall-to-wall baseball cards, surfboards, […]

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About Coffee Gets Right To The Point

Hany Mohammed opened About Coffee in Downtown Brooklyn because of a love of coffee and a love of the neighborhood. Both of these facts are apparent at his little cafe on State Street, his second shop after originally opening a location in SoHo almost three years ago.  A steady stream of commuters breeze in and […]

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