What H&M is to fashion, Korean import Missha (516 Fifth Ave., at 43rd St.; 212-596-4012) hopes to be to cosmetics. The global chain’s first U.S. retail store stocks nothing but the house brand in everything from moisturizing lipstick to fruit body scrubsall for $10 and under.
If the only size-11 shoe at Barneys is sold out yet again, don’t fret. Elleven Up! (12 W. 57th St., nr. Fifth Ave., Ste. 1005; 212-757-2154), which opens May 15, stocks fashionable shoes from Delman, Stuart Weitzman, Jean-Michel Cazabat, and others in large sizes.
K. C. Thompson has relocated her feminine, ocean-inspired jewels ($895 to $5,000) from 72nd Street to the Carlyle hotel (987 Madison Ave., nr. 76th. St.; 212-396-0974).