• Jungle Planet

  • 175 W. 4th St.
    New York, NY 10014
  • Neighborhood: West Village
  • Phone: 212-989-5447
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This venue is closed. Jungle Planet used to be known for eclectic, earthy, global styles, but since husband-and-wife team Lester and Arline Joffe took over in 2000, the only remnant of its exotic past is the green ceiling paint. Now, it’s a reliable source for affordable women’s sportswear and handmade accessories. Though the Fang T-shirts are geared toward college kids, the store distinguishes itself from big-box competitors like Forever 21 via its pared-down selection. (Credit in part the tiny store’s spatial constraints.) Jeans, for example, are often nowhere to be found though co-owner Arline isn’t averse to selling them when she can find the right pair. Instead, she prefers to take things into her own hands, literally: She designs the semi-precious-stone bracelets and rings.
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    MasterCard Visa

  • Products and Services

    Handbags, Jewelry, Womenswear,

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