Blabla creates super-cute knit items for kids, including backpacks in monkey, cat, dog, and bunny motifs ($48).
Barneys New York
600 Madison Ave.; 212-826-8900
The long-awaited Rolling Stones biography According to the Rolling Stones ($40) is finally in stores. It’s a photo-driven journey through decades of rock-star craziness, all as remembered by the Stones themselves, with additional essays by Ahmet Ertegun, David Bailey, Sheryl Crow, and the like.
For more information, check out chroniclebooks.com.
Chaiken’s sweater set isn’t the usual cardigan-and-crewneck combination. Instead, there’s a caplet that goes over a crewneck sweater or jacket. In black, chocolate, and ivory ($352).
Saks Fifth Avenue
611 Fifth Ave.; 212-753-4000
Beehive Kitchenware has expanded its line to include these multipurpose copper hooks in sprig ($16) or paisley ($25) motifs.
American Folk Art Museum
45 W. 53rd Street; 212-265-1040, ext. 124
Or, check out beehivekitchenware.com.
American Eagle now stocks a full range of shoes in its Soho store; we especially love these flats. Very on-trend for fall, and only $44.
575 Broadway; 212-941-9785
Or, check out ae.com.
Design-savvy pooches will appreciate toys created by the likes of Karim Rashid ($25).
MoMA Design Store
44 W. 53rd St.; 800-447-6662
Or, check out momastore.org.
Against The Grain
Kids these days aren’t into stones—precious or otherwise. They’re into seventies-inspired everything, especially sterling-silver jewelry with wood-grain accents, like these fab pieces by Pyrrha. (Priced from about $100 to $110.)
33 Crosby St.; 212-343-0033
Terence Conran Shop
407 E. 59th St.; 212-755-9079
These spun-aluminum Dolcinea vases are made by hand in designer Babette Holland’s Brooklyn studio ($150).
22 Greenwich Ave.; 212-337-9690
Or, check out babetteholland.com.
Bag of Tricks
The genius of Ellen Tracy’s new handbag system is in the add-ons. Each bag (choose from a shopper, $228, or handbag, $148) has hooks inside where girls on the go can attach a clutch ($128), a slim wallet ($108), an agenda ($128), a portfolio ($148), or an I.D. case ($38).
151 W. 34th St.; 212-695-4400 or 800-925-7979
Holland & Holland’s men’s jacket is a deluxe mixture of wool tweed with leather accents on the lapels, elbows, and pockets. Carved buttons are an added bonus ($2,330).
Holland & Holland
50 E. 57th St.; 212-752-7755
Give the husband and kids a not-so-subtle hint with the mommy time door sign ($19).
1034 Lexington Ave.; 212-396-4445
Or, check out treebykerrilee.com.