At the organic nail-and-foot spa Priti (35 E. 1st St., nr. First Ave.; 212-254-3628), technicians use nontoxic polishes to buff hands and feet (a Ginger Orange pedicure is $50). They do natural facials and waxes, too—while you’re lying on the table, you’ll hear them blending fresh avocados and papayas on the spot.
Everything at Eddie Bauer’s new temporary store (30 Rockefeller Center, nr. 49th St., concourse level; 212-332-4790), open from October 17 to December 31, is packed with down—not just coats but laptop cases and dog parkas too.
For parents who hate froufrou kid’s clothes, Disco Lemonade (430 Hudson St., nr. Morton St.; 212-727-1231) has cool reissued toys from the sixties and seventies, pint-size kimonos, hand-knit booties from Brazil—and free parenting classes. And Hable Construction has another location for its signature bags and home accessories (117 Perry St., nr. Hudson St.; 212-989-2375).