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Hable Construction, a new NoLIta shop featuring the designs of a pair of Texan sisters, is packed with delectably bold, colorful pillows, throws, hats, and bags. Our favorite is this super-versatile canvas basket – roomy enough for a summer weekend’s worth of clothes, or to hold towels or magazines ($160).
230 Elizabeth Street
Sin So Soft
“I wanted to take needlepoint out of the cocker-spaniel world,” says Jonathan Adler of his new pillows with the seven deadly sins on them. (Adler’s favorites are Gluttony and Lust.) The pillows come in brown and yellow, blue and light blue, black and white, and red and pink ($165).
465 Broome Street
The Wet Look
KleinReid’s new porcelain collection was inspired by wet bell-bottom jeans, and all the pieces have a faded, two-tone look. There are seven pieces in the collection. Shown here: Orsa lamp with cherry neck and finial, $295; Clio vase, $50.
48 West 17th Street
THE CLAY POT
162 Seventh Avenue
199 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn
What do famed quarterback Joe Theisman and boxer Sugar Ray Leonard have in common? They were both huge fans of PRO-Keds, a line of sneakers that debuted in 1949 and has just been reintroduced. There are nine cool, retro leather styles to choose from. We like the Court Kings, shown here, available in seven different color combinations ($45 to $50).
99X84 East 10th Street
THE STARTING LINE
180 Eighth Avenue, near 19th Street
Pump It Up
Tired of toting six different sunscreens to the beach every weekend? Aquavedic’s new dial-your-SPF lotion is for you. It comes with two tubes of active ingredients inside, and you can blend them to get any level of protection, from 2 to 30. The lightly musk-scented lotion provides UVA-UVB protection, has vitamin E and aloe vera, and is water resistant and FDA approved ($35, refills $15).
969 Madison Avenue, near 76th Street
Me & Ro, best known for its silver trinkets, has a new line of gold-and-diamond pieces that are perfect for silver lovers who want in on the gold trend. Made of the ten-karat gold that’s common among vintage pieces, the jewelry has a subtle, matte sheen. The collection includes earrings, rings, bracelets, and necklaces and ranges from $100 to $1,000. Engraved heart pendant with diamond, shown here, is $405.
ME & RO
239 Elizabeth Street
754 Fifth Avenue, at 58th Street