A Letter from Bespoke Chocolates

Posted on: January 22nd, 2009 at 12:48 pm by

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Rachel Zoe Insler, owner of the new Bespoke Chocolates set to open on Extra Place, wants to set the record straight. Her message is clear, don’t bemoan Bespoke! Per a comment received earlier this morning:

Hi! I’m the owner of Bespoke…I specifically left the opening date so open-ended because the fiery hoops you have to jump through to open a small business (especially in a corporate-owned building) in New York City will never cease to amaze me. It’s been months trying to get the appropriate permits to install a sink. Anyway, we’ll be open soon enough, and I’m hoping that my small, independently owned shop making handmade products manages to make more people happy than it does horrifically offended. Cheers, Rachel P.S. EVGrieve: where’s your sense of humor? “Charming” is a joke!

Related Reading:
Nabe News 1/21/09 [Bowery Boogie]
Looking at the First Retailer Coming to Extra Place [EV Grieve]

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