27 Orchard Street

‘Regina’s Grocery’ Officially Opens on Orchard Street Today

Posted July 7, 2017 at 5:12 am

Regina’s Grocery, the Italian deli counter that debuted last month, officially opens to the public today. The 450 square-foot establishment at 27 Orchard Street had been in soft-launch mode until now. The Orchard Street newcomer is a marked departure from the storefront pedigree here. Past commercial tenants included both a vintage boutique and gallery. Regina’s […]

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‘Regina’s’ Brings Italian Sandwiches and Imported Goods to Lower Orchard Street

Posted May 18, 2017 at 5:00 am

There’s a new sandwich shop to speak of on lower Orchard Street. Where Georgia’s Vintage once peddled vintage, a throwback deli counter called Regina’s is poised to open. The brown-paper window shades were deposed this week to reveal the new store, complete with hex-tiled floors and shelves of dry goods. Regina’s also incorporates the ghost […]

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Georgia Vintage Boutique Shutters, Pintail Coffee Kiosk Moves in with the Fat Radish

Posted December 19, 2016 at 5:04 am

The Georgia Vintage fashion boutique at 27 Orchard Street shuttered earlier this month. Goods are gone and red pineapple pried from the marquee, replaced instead with token tombstone leasing signage. It was a two-and-a-half-year retail tenancy that concluded with a purported lost lease. Their departure also forced Pintail Coffee, the surf-style successor to Lost Weekend, to relocate. […]

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Former Lost Weekend Owner Debuts ‘Pintail Coffee’ Counter at Orchard Street Boutique

Posted April 11, 2016 at 5:00 am

Despite the proverbial wipeout, former Lost Weekend proprietor Michael Little is getting back up, so to speak. He’s headed just a couple blocks south to open another surf-style coffee shop, albeit on a much smaller scale. This time piggybacking off a popular neighborhood boutique. Meet Pintail Coffee, now serving in the front entrance of Georgia’s Vintage at […]

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One of the Last Few Hosiery Shops on Orchard Street Calls it Quits

Posted January 19, 2016 at 5:16 am

Down on the lower third of Orchard Street, a tiny, mostly unknown hosiery shop is on the verge of disappearance. Penco Sportswear (aka Princess Apparel LLC) seemingly lost the battle of changing neighborhood dynamic and taste. Tombstone real estate signage has taken its customary place above the security gage. Penco Sportswear spent more than a decade […]

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Vintage Boutique ‘GeorgiaNYC’ Opens Tonight at 27 Orchard Street

Posted June 18, 2014 at 6:00 am

Just when we thought 27 Orchard Street would live a perennial pop-up existence, the store just scored a long-term tenant. Strange Loop Gallery and Phresh Produce are both in the rear-view mirror. In their place, a new vintage boutique called GeorgiaNYC. Yup, the address is returning to its previous function as clothing purveyor. GeorgiaNYC will […]

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‘Phresh Produce’ Streetwear Shop Pops Up at 27 Orchard Street

Posted May 27, 2014 at 6:02 am

You can now pick up phat phasions at Phresh Produce (see what we did there?). The pop-up boutique just moved into 27 Orchard Street for a week-long extravaganza, having launched Friday evening with the requisite bash. Racks are stocked with product from a plethora of upstart designers and artists in the world of street. Lots of […]

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Strange Loop Gallery Bids Farewell to Orchard Street with Show by Katrina del Mar

Last modified March 5, 2014 at 3:21 pm

Two years on, Strange Loop is packing up its showroom at 27 Orchard Street. Designer Claire Fleury and photographer Alesia Exum opened the funky gallery space in January 2012 in what was previously a clothing wholesale spot (Body Gear). Strange Loop will conclude its run with an exhibit by Katrina del Mar called “Summer Sang […]

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Strange Loop Gallery Opens at 27 Orchard

Posted January 6, 2012 at 6:42 am

The latest showroom to hit the Lower East Side is Strange Loop, a dynamic space at 27 Orchard Street.