Founded in 2013 by Dana Glaeser, Slightly Alabama is a brand of leather goods and a small atelier producing limited quantity leather bags, wallets, belts, cases and accessories. Along with Arthouse Books, this well curated store in NYC offers a mix of handcrafted American made goods, vintage records, first edition books and a few wonderful… Continue reading Slightly Alabama
Love the retail trend of combing in the same space different products you wouldn’t expect. Sometimes it’s also different companies. In the Flatiron area of New York City the flagship Club Monaco store hosts 3 retailers: Putnam & Putnam Flowers, Strand Book Store and Toby’s Estate Coffee. More on Club Monaco later.
Argosy Book Store in New York, founded in 1925, is part of a increasingly diminishing group – independently owned family bookstores. This is especially true in New York City were rents can be astronomical. Argosy has been able to swim against the tide by owning the 6 story building where it’s located and offering a variety… Continue reading Rare Jewels That Are Quickly Vanishing