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Lady of Grand’s Pick of the Week: Lung Moon on Mulberry Street

Posted February 4, 2014 at 12:36 pm

If you live in the Chinatown vicinity, you are well aware that January 31 was the start of the Chinese New Year, the year of the Horse.  Maybe you saw the parade, heard firecrackers going off in the neighborhood, or maybe you saw red envelopes around which are given out with money in them for […]

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Olek's message in Little Italy, Photo: Olek

Olek Crochets Massive Tribute to Nelson Mandela on Mulberry Street

Last modified January 8, 2014 at 7:58 am

The Little Italy Street Art Project tapped Olek for its first public piece of 2014. And it’s an ambitious one. Yesterday evening, despite the cold, the world renown crochet artist strung a tapestry along the Mulberry Street parking lot fence between Canal and Hester. Just below the Ron English mural from 2012. Using her trademark […]

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The Mulberry House Adds Pop-Up Shop from Nirvanna Designs

Posted November 19, 2013 at 6:00 am

Hailed as a “prime retail opportunity” for the better part of the last year, the Mulberry House at 290 Mulberry finally scored a ground floor tenant. But it’s only temporary. As of this weekend, the cold concrete space is a seasonal pop-up for the knitwear brand Nirvanna Designs. Nirvanna Designs is an Asian-inspired brand that […]

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Mulberry House at 290 Mulberry is Tagged, Still Struggling

Posted November 8, 2013 at 6:05 am

SHoP Architects’ Mulberry House at 290 Mulberry Street was welcomed by graffiti writer RAMER last week, the first to tag the facade. It remained in place for a couple days before the building crew scrubbed it clean. Meanwhile, there’s not much else to report on this front. Even though the undulating shitbox is practically complete, it […]

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‘Rare Pair’ Sneaker Shop Replaces Kixclusive at 288 Mulberry

Posted August 29, 2013 at 6:02 am

Until recently, the seven-year-old Kixclusive catered to devout sneakerheads in the sub-level space at 288 Mulberry Street.

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McNally Jackson’s ‘Goods for the Study’ Store Opens on Mulberry Street Today

Posted May 8, 2013 at 6:30 am

McNally Jackson is one of the last independent bookstores in the area, and a neighborhood treasure at that. So it’s heartening to see that the Prince Street business expanding around the corner.

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Sheryo and the Yok Paint Little Italy, Prepare for ‘Pipe Dreams’ at Krause Gallery

Posted May 1, 2013 at 6:20 am

The concerted local effort to transform Little Italy into a hub of creativity ultimately led to the creation of the the Little Italy Street Art Project last year.

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The Paul Frank Store in Little Italy Closes

Posted February 25, 2013 at 9:18 am

The wide-mouthed “Julius the Monkey” has departed Little Italy for good, and in its wake, a corner vacancy.

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Mulberry House Sheds Plywood, Fixing Peeling Facade

Posted February 20, 2013 at 9:18 am

The recently rechristened Mulberry House, once referred to as New York’s saddest starchitecture, is back on track after yet another months-long derailment.

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Bishop203 Paints Valentine’s Day Murals on Mulberry Street

Posted January 30, 2013 at 10:20 am

Ahead of Valentine’s Day this year, a pair of new love-inspired murals are in the works for Mulberry Street directly across from one another.

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