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Ruia

65 Mercer St., New York, NY 10012 40.7225533 -74.0005899
nr. Broome St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
646-449-8464 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$$) High End
  • Type: Boutique
  • Products & Services: Handbags, Women's Shoes

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Official Website

ruianyc.com

Hours

Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm; Sun, noon-6pm

Product Guide

Accessories

  • Handbags
  • Women's Shoes

Profile

Kajal Ruia is living a dream. Last year the Manchester native decided to leave behind her job at Lloyds Banking Group in the U.K. to do what she actually wanted do to: open a fancy shoe store in New York. Her boutique, Ruia, is the only place in the country where you'll find shoes by some of Kajal's favorite European brands, like Baldan and Loriblu. She's transformed the space into a girlish paradise with white rococo-inflected moldings, plenty of mirrors, and other shiny silver accents — and a television lounge upstairs so husbands, boyfriends, and other shoe-disinterested people can watch sports or something while their companions shop. If you're looking for a New Year's Eve party shoe and are in the mood to splurge, this is your spot.

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