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Lumiere

238 Seventh Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11215 40.669751 -73.979199
nr. 4th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-369-1082 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$) Mid-Range
  • Type: Boutique
  • Products & Services: Handbags, Jewelry, Lighting
Photo by Corinne Durand

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Hours

Daily, 11am-7pm

Nearby Subway Stops

F, G at Seventh Ave.

Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide

Accessories

  • Handbags
  • Jewelry

Home

  • Lighting

Profile

Peggy Patsis has owned and managed this straightforward gift shop since 1999. She originally envisioned a candle emporium (hence the name), but her collection evolved to include table lamps, handbags, framed prints, and small leather accessories. There are plenty of surprises in the narrow space: The rotating stock on the floor-to-ceiling bookshelves might include crystal-studded cases for business cards or lipstick, Pucci-inspired fabric headbands, and aromatherapy-room diffusers. The jewelry collection has a particular allure, in that Patsis mixes sterling silver and costume pieces, both delicate (simple circle pendants) and in-your-face (blingy cocktail rings). Lumiere also carries a fairly extensive range of kitchen and tabletop items; colorful, whimsical wares from the French company Pylones are especially popular among the shop's clientele, which includes loyal Park Slope locals and strolling visitors from outlying nabes.

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