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Best Bets

Trendy trays, tee time with Coach, and Palermo slides


Basket Case
Parade your pooch in raffia pet totes with fun fringe, in small ($80) or large ($90) and three color combinations.

Doggie Do & Pussycats Too
567 Third Avenue, 212-661-9111

Four Paws Club
387 Bleecker Street, Between Perry and W. 11th Sts., 212-367-8265.

Happy Meals
French Bull’s kid’s dining set is colorful, acrylic, and tantrumproof. In stripes or dots, the set includes a plate, a bowl, a cup, a fork, and a spoon. At Property ($25) and Yu ($19).

14 Wooster Street, near Canal St., 917-237-0123


151 Ludlow Street, near Stanton St., 212-979-9370

Tee Time
Coach’s first-ever golf collection includes bags, gloves, club covers, and ball and tee pouches. Men’s versions are in black canvas with brown trim; women’s are white with green trim. Prices range from $48 for gloves to $1,498 for a golf bag (shown).

Call 866-262-2440 or visit for store locations.

Paper Chase
Ban boring manila from your cabinets, and replace your old paper products with H’s new line, inspired by old wallpaper and other images from New Orleans’s French Quarter. These file folders, available in four colors, are $15 for a set of ten.

New York Public Library Gift Shop
455 Fifth Ave. at 40th St., 212-340-0849
476 Fifth Ave., at 42nd St., 212-930-0641

Get a Handle
Add instant pizzazz to summer soirées with Crate & Barrel’s Gallery serving trays in white, bright-orange, and neon-green acrylic ($14.95).

Crate & Barrel
650 Madison Ave., at 59th St., 212-308-0011

Now Shoeing
Handbag designer Rafé Totengco has created an equally stylish shoe collection that has just hit stores. It includes this Palermo kitten-heel slide, $225 in white or black.

Rafé Totengco
1 Bleecker Street, at Bowery, 800-486-9544
For more information, visit

Making Waves
Splash series blown-glass pitchers ($250) and tumblers ($65) are handmade by Rhode Island–based LBK Studio.


132 Spring Street, near Greene St. 212-966-1500

Game Boy
This small can holds everything needed to play five classic playground games: kick the can, kickball, hopscotch, four square, and dodgeball ($15).

Restoration Hardware
935 Broadway, at 22nd St., 212-260-9479

Photographed by Andrew McCaul.