108 Orchard Street
Posted October 21, 2015 at 5:19 am
It’s turning out to be quite the centennial for MOSCOT. The iconic Lower East Side optical company will expand yet again. This time across the pond to the United Kingdom. Next month, Manhattan-based MOSCOT will debut its flagship store in London’s West End neighborhood. Like its other locations around the world, 37 Beak Street will […]
Posted January 16, 2015 at 5:16 am
This is a momentous year for Lower East Side retail legend Moscot. Yesterday afternoon, the fifth-generation eyewear brand officially celebrated its 100th Anniversary with some interesting product updates. They’re going big, it seems, having teased loyal fans for the last couple weeks. First, and most surprising, Moscot joined forces with Smart to create a limited […]
Posted October 2, 2014 at 5:23 am
Exactly two years ago to the day, we broke news of Moscot’s move across Delancey Street. We noted at the time that a tower would likely rise on the site. You see, the two parcels comprising 118 and 120 Orchard Street were combined into one zoning lot shortly before our report. The two-story box remained […]
Posted November 21, 2013 at 10:30 am
Sultry Brooklyn singer-songwriter Nicole Atkins is back from recording her third full length, Slow Phaser, in Sweden, and is now making her way around the local circuit. She’ll be playing a free live show at the MOSCOT Music Space, that teeny venue in the front windows of MOSCOT’s new digs at 108 Orchard Street. The show […]
Posted May 23, 2013 at 6:26 am
After much anticipation and hype, the new MOSCOT flagship is now open at 108 Orchard Street. They’re celebrating with a “once-in-77.5-years-only-moving special” that includes 15% discount on MOSCOT-branded frames. Today only. Sum told, it took seven months from our first report to official launch. Not bad, all things considered. Meanwhile, here’s a look at the new MOSCOT window displays, which carry […]
Posted May 21, 2013 at 6:36 am
The move is months in the making, reaching culmination this Thursday with a launch party.
Posted May 14, 2013 at 6:06 am
Ahead of the much-anticipated move across Delancey to 108 Orchard, a story we first broke, the Boogie was given exclusive access to photograph the flagship store before and after the dismantlement.
Last modified May 8, 2013 at 3:19 pm
The southeast corner of Orchard and Delancey was boxed up last month, and tied with a bow of “post no bills” announcements. But Moscot will open its new present soon enough.