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Kiteya Soho

464 Broome St., New York, NY 10013 40.722469 -74.001147
nr. Greene St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-219-7505 Send to Phone

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  • Products & Services: Children's Clothing, Exotic Chic, Handbags, Jewelry
Photo by Konstantin Sergeyev

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Nearby Subway Stops

N, R at Prince St.; 6 at Spring St.

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Accessories

  • Handbags
  • Jewelry

Children

  • Children's Clothing

Clothing

  • Exotic Chic

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Thanks to a slew of megachains, Soho’s cobblestone streets at times seem to have morphed into an upscale open-air shopping mall. An outstanding exception is Kiteya, an eclectic Japanese boutique nestled a few doors down from Kate Spade. Offering delightful wares from five Kyoto-based artisans, the store’s bazaarlike concept is the brainchild of an affable mother-daughter duo, Keiko and Yumi Iida, who have made it their mission to bring brilliantly colored, traditional Japanese goods stateside. Those on offer include affordably priced, eye-grabbing childrenswear, handbags, and stationery, as well as more costly items like ornate clutches and scarves—printed with the painstaking Yuzen technique—that sell for what you’d find at Chanel a few blocks north. No matter what your price range is, Kiteya lives up to its warm, welcoming moniker. (Translation: “Please come visit us.”)

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