• Mcnally jackson books New york
  • Once upon a time, Sarah McNally found a giant hole in Manhattan: there were no event-driven community bookstores anymore. “There were no bookstores with even public seating—only the library still had chairs,” she said. So in 2004, armed with a sense of purpose and a love of books, she opened McNally Jackson on Prince Street on the border between SoHo and NoLita. Events at the Prince Street store cater to the diverse needs of the community. Author… More info
    52 Prince St, Manhattan, New York, NY 10012
  • Rudy's music New york
  • Argentine-born guitar builder Rudy Pensa opened Rudy’s Music on 48th Street in 1978, part of the famed “Music Row”. The son of a musician, Pensa had played guitar since the age of seven. His father had stressed that a guitar was an instrument, not a toy, and was therefore an object worthy of respect. It’s a lesson that Pensa embraced and later coupled with solid business acumen. Success led to an expansion, and in 2009, Rudy’s Music Soho opened… More info
    461 Broome St, Manhattan, New York, NY 10013
  • Joanne hendricks cookbooks New york
  • Joanne Hendricks Cookbooks is a fascinating little shop on a charming cobblestone street in Tribeca. In 1995, owner Joanne Hendricks opened the cookbook store right out of her home, which has been listed as a New York landmark since 2007. The 1823 Federal-style brick townhouse serves as a backdrop for this wonderful bookstore, immediately transporting visitors back in time – a rare occurrence in present day New York. Walls are covered in… More info
    488 Greenwich St, Manhattan, New York, NY 10013
  • Taschen shop New york
  • This upscale groovy bookstore on Greene Street is dedicated to museum quality art books which range from affordable pocket guides to handsome collectible tomes priced accordingly. Founded by eccentric comic book enthusiast Benedikt Taschen in 1980 in Cologne, Germany, this is the ultimate coffee table bookstore. Venture downstairs for the latest exhibits, usually tied in with their most recent publications. When we visited we saw a beautiful… More info
    107 Greene St, Manhattan, New York, NY 10012
  • Clic bookstore New york
  • Situated on a charming block in Soho, Clic Bookstore & Gallery does double duty as a well-stocked and excellently curated photo and art bookstore and gallery featuring work by numerous contemporary visual artists. Founded by former stylist and Calypso founder Christiane Celle in 2008, Clic has since been considered among the best destinations for photography related shows and events. The staff is passionate, well informed, and the space… More info
    255 Centre St, Manhattan, New York, NY 10013
  • Kisan New york
  • Olivier Brémond and Thorunn Anspach opened their first retail space in Iceland in 2005, a quirky shop brimming over with comfort clothing, funky home décor, and whatever else struck their fancy. Finding quick success, the pair opened Kisan Concept Store in 2008, their first stateside enterprise, filling it with items that give a playful nod to their home city of Reykjavik. The space is stocked with hard-to-find items from around the world made by… More info
    125 Greene St, Manhattan, New York, NY 10012
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