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Nest Egg Kids

109 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11201 40.69 -73.996
nr. Henry St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-625-2088 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$) Mid-Range
  • Type: Boutique
  • Products & Services: Baby Goods, Books, Children's Clothing, Children's Furniture, Toys/Games
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Mon-Fri, 11am-7pm; Sat, 9am-7pm; Sun, 10am-5pm

Nearby Subway Stops

R at Court St.

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide


  • Baby Goods
  • Children's Clothing
  • Children's Furniture


  • Books
  • Toys/Games


A peaceful vibe pervades this quaint, quirky children’s store, which is refreshingly free of the overall frenzy of typical toy emporiums. There are no blinking lights or garishly-colored packaging here, instead, the small space is stocked with games and gadgets from mostly European makers, like French brand Moulin Roty and Belgium-based Lilliputian. Focusing on educational, eco-friendly, and fairly-traded playthings for infants to 5-year-olds, the store’s selection includes canvas night lights, foreign-language flash cards, miniature music boxes, fabric puppets and eco-paste, a modern-day play-dough made from rice flour and rosemary oil, as well as artwork, furniture and books. Perfectly positioned near the playground in Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6 section, and offering linen-lined wicker gift baskets and raffia-fastened gift-wrapping, the shop is an ideal last-minute stop for the birthday-party-bound, while an assortment of receiving blankets and snugly apparel is available for post-delivery visitors heading to nearby Long Island College Hospital. And for parents who live in the neighborhood, a sing-along and story hour is hosted on Sunday mornings at 11 a.m.