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Tot’s Toppers
Inspired by Hawaiian quilts, new mom Malia Valchar designs similarly festive kids’ hats in bucket and beach styles ($25.50).

Exit 9
64 Avenue A, between 4th and 5th Sts. 212-228-0145.
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Paper Trail
Mr. Pink has sassy vintage cards for all occasions—get well, birthday, baby showers, weddings, holiday—from the twenties through the fifties, blank and with original envelopes. From $2.50 to $5 each.

Mr. Pink
223 W. 16th St., near Seventh Ave., 646-486-4147.

Fit for Royalty
Maharani is Ferragamo’s new line of crystal-embellished sunglasses, inspired by a shoe the company designed in 1938 for an Indian princess ($484).

725 Fifth Ave., near 56th St., 212-759-7990.
661 Fifth Ave., near 53rd St., 212-759-3822.
124 Spring St. at Greene St., 212-226-1330.

It’s a Cinch

Nardi’s old-fashioned bar-style cuff links slide easily into French cuffs; ends bend up to keep them firmly in place. Enamel and eighteen-karat gold ($900).

730 Fifth Ave., between 56th and 57th Sts., 212-974-9360.

Fresh Linens
Striped linen napkins liven up a luncheon (and make cute kerchiefs, $15).

La Cafetière
160 Ninth Ave., at 20th St., 646-486-0667.

Flip Turn
Bozart’s new clock by Yoshitomo Nara has numbers that flip as time passes—just like the old pre-LED timepieces, but with cool drawings ($200).

Move Lab
804 Washington St., between Gansevoort and Horatio Sts., 212-741-5520.

Get Ribbed
Bright socks add flair to men’s summer basics. Weston’s are $30 a pair and come in an array of colors.

J.M. Weston
812 Madison Ave. , at 68th St., 212-535-2100.

This small leather case holds two mini-flasks (about a shot each), two collapsible cups, a corkscrew, a stirrer, and tongs ($60).

Flight 001
96 Greenwich Ave., near 12th St. 212-691-1001.

Bleep Frog
Indulge your kid’s privacy cravings with a doorbell that flashes when buzzed ($10).

Big Fun Toys
636 Hudson St., at Horatio St., 212-414-4138.

Slip ‘N’ Slide
Show off tan toes in Unisa’s Calidora ribbon slides, available in ten colors for $75.


701 Madison Ave., near 63rd St., 212-753-7474.

Sporty Spice
Wolford’s new quick-dry athletic line, called Sporteve, has just hit stores. Look for a crop-top ($105, shown), leggings, shorts, even wide-leg yoga-esque pants ($275). In blue, black, and hot pink.

619 Madison Ave., near 58th St., 212-688-4850.
996 Madison Ave., near 77th St., 212-327-1000
122 Greene St., at Prince St., 212-343-0808 .

White Heat
No tablecloth’s needed with o80 Studios’ heat-formed acrylic side tables (21.5 inches high; 20 inches in diameter, $850).

Jonathan Adler
465 Broome St., at Greene St., 212-941-8950.

Road Rules
Anya Hindmarch’s colorful silk East Hampton scarf shows the best of the East End lifestyle, from beaches and shopping to Bridgehampton polo ($99).

Anya Hindmarch
29 E. 60th St., near Madison Ave., 212-750-3974.
115 Greene St., near Spring St., 212-343-8147.

Photographed by Eric Piasecki.

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