- March 6, 2006
- G Spa & Lounge Opens Inside the Hotel Gansevoort
G Spa & Lounge, inside the Hotel Gansevoort, is a spa by day and a bar by night.
- February 20, 2006
- Bally Flagship Reopens on Madison Avenue
To celebrate its 155th anniversary, Bally has transformed the stale white interior of its flagship (628 Madison Ave., at 59th St.; 212-751-9082) into a rich, warm space filled with bouclé couches, leather tables, and brown velvet rugs.
- February 6, 2006
- Todd Oldham by La-Z-Boy Opens in Soho
Now the first Todd Oldham by La-Z-Boy store brings his polka-dot ottomans and fuchsia chairs to Soho.
- July 17, 2006
- Lather Opens in Midtown
West Coast fashion brands like James Perse, Poleci, and Margaret O’Leary have successfully migrated east in recent years. Now it’s beauty’s turn, as the L.A.-based spa Lather arrives in midtown.
- October 22, 2007
- Annie & Company Opens on Madison Avenue
Annie Goodman’s taken over a ground-level store below her space, and Annie & Company is now 3,000 square feet of handwork bliss.
- October 15, 2007
- Wendy Mink Opens in the Lower East Side
After fifteen years in a tiny West Village outpost that was principally a workshop, jeweler Wendy Mink has moved to a 500-square-foot Lower East Side boutique.
- October 8, 2007
- Gutter Opens in Brooklyn
On the industrial border between Greenpoint and Williamsburg, a few minutes’ walk from the L train’s Bedford stop, is Gutter, a new bar with eight bowling lanes.
- October 1, 2007
- Gant Reopens on Fifth Avenue
It’s hard to imagine that it took Gant a mere four months to take its Fifth Avenue flagship from an unremarkable sportswear emporium to something so artful.
- September 24, 2007
- Zaba Opens on Franklin Street
Gosia Goclowska, who recently became a mom, couldn’t find a shop that appealed directly to children. So she teamed with her sister to open a place that would try to be less pretentious and more cheery than the rest.
- September 17, 2007
- Crazy for Animals Opens in Queens
With the opening of Crazy for Animals at the Shops at Atlas Park mall, dogs have new, more attractive ways to contribute to the environment.