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Sweet Charity

411 Seventh Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11215 40.664262 -73.983708
nr. 13th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-965-9200 Send to Phone

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  • Type: Boutique
  • Products & Services: Baby Goods, Children's Clothing, Eyewear, Handbags, Jewelry, Luggage, Women's Hats, etc.
Photo by Gavin Thomas

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Official Website

sweetcharitynyc.com

Hours

Sun-Mon, 11:30-6pm; Tue-Fri, 11:30-7pm; Sat, 11am-6:30pm

Nearby Subway Stops

F, G at Seventh Ave.

Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide

Accessories

  • Eyewear
  • Handbags
  • Women's Hats
  • Jewelry
  • Luggage

Children

  • Baby Goods
  • Children's Clothing
  • Children's Shoes

Home

  • Kitchen Furniture
  • Mirrors
  • Tableware
  • Shelving/Organizers
  • Rugs/Carpeting

Wedding

  • Gift Registries

Gifts & Parties

  • Gifts/Novelty Shops
  • Stationery

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CDs/Records
  • Toys/Games

Profile

The owner of this cozy Park Slope shop donates a portion of her net profits twice a year to the animal-rescue groups Best Friends and Farm Sanctuary — hence the name Sweet Charity. While the store does carry a few doggie bowls, it’s actually an outpost of handmade gifts and home goods for those on two legs, not four. Brightly hued Eigan Arts pottery, pillows, travel bags, baby clothes, picture frames, and scented candles overflow from the baskets and shelves on either side of the small space, which resembles a long, crowded hallway. Locally made items are the most fun, though like sock puppets from former Martha Stewart Living editor Kelli Ronci, SUM Design serving trays, and Eau de Brooklyn soap (created by a local neurologist and his daughter) make for quirky, memorable presents.

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