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Best Made Company

36 White St. , New York, NY 10013 40.718897 -74.00449
nr. Church St.   See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
646-478-7092 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$) Mid-Range, ($$$) High End
  • Type: Specialty Shop
  • Products & Services: Athletic, Books, Camping/Hiking Gear, Eyewear, Gifts/Novelty Shops, Men's Hats, Menswear

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Mon-Sat, noon-7pm; Sun, noon-6pm

Nearby Subway Stops

1 at Franklin St.; A, C, E at Canal St.; 6, J, N, Q, R, Z to Canal St.

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide


  • Eyewear
  • Men's Hats


  • Athletic
  • Menswear


  • Books

Gifts & Parties

  • Gifts/Novelty Shops

Sporting Goods

  • Camping/Hiking Gear

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This design-centric camping store was founded in 2009 to fill the gap in the apparently buzzing artisan-ax market. The Tribeca headquarters specializes in domestically produced tools and gadgets for the contemporary lumberjack. All axes are made to order from Appalachian hickory wood and high-carbon steel heads forged in North Carolina. For those who prefer cutting meat to chopping wood, the store also carries a variety of hunting knives and machetes. Of course, not all of their products are quite so luxe. Many are downright practical, such as cloth extension cords, chore gloves, and a combination nail brush/soap dish. The store is scattered with enamelware, aprons, and an array of goods (shirts, notecards) emblazoned with their ad-hoc motto: “Be Optimistic.” The company’s stated goal is to get people outdoors—even if it means luring them there with a “Big Jug” (64 oz.) of organic maple syrup. To this end, they carry a line of rugged and very warm-looking canvas jackets and fishing sweaters, as well as a set of whiskey tumblers made from polished Ankole cattle horns.