43 Clinton Street

‘Kahuna Wave’ Surfs onto Clinton Street this Week

Posted December 4, 2017 at 5:05 am

Artist designer N1 lasted barely a year at 43 Clinton Street before giving up the ghost last spring. Since then, its former outpost remained a dormancy and is now under new tenancy. It’s gonna be a restaurant. Naturally. In surfs the Kahuna Wave, which has been building out 43 Clinton Street that last few months. […]

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With Sabit NYC in the Dust, New Gallery Shop Debuts at 43 Clinton Street

Posted July 15, 2016 at 5:17 am

You won’t hear the cawing parrot outside 43 Clinton Street anymore. A mascot for Sabit the Shopp, the pet no longer has a retail home. Sabit, the urban apparel boutique, called it quits in May. It had been slinging Japanese-style streetwear on Clinton Street since late 2014. Not quite two years in business here. We’re […]

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Organika Proprietor Opens ‘Galeria’ on Clinton Street

Posted January 26, 2016 at 5:00 am

The principal of West Village haunt Organika – Jairo Barros – is ready to show off his Lower East Side vision. Galeria just bowed at 43 Clinton Street this week, the space previously occupied by the Coat of Arms urban styles boutique. Galeria is a bar-restaurant where everything is an “artwork” with a price, from the furnishings to the […]

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‘Organika’ Principal Seeks to Open ‘Galeria’ Vegetarian Spot on Clinton Street

Posted June 29, 2015 at 5:10 am

Six years after its debut in the West Village, the Organika wine bar team is headed east. An expansion of sorts, albeit with an artistic bent. Last month, ownership (i.e. Jairo Barros) submitted application materials to Community Board 3 for a new concept at 43 Clinton Street (south store), previously home to urban outfitters Coat […]

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Sabit NYC Japanese-Style Streetwear Brand Opening on Clinton Street

Posted August 11, 2014 at 6:00 am

In the year since Legacy Garment Care relocated from 43 Clinton Street, its old digs remained a vacancy. However, those dormant days are now over. A new poster in the window tells us that a newcomer is on the way. A boutique called Sabit NYC. Sabit NYC is a ten-year-old fashion brand that specializes in […]

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Lower East Side Clothing Co. (and Coat of Arms) Departs Clinton Street After Rent Hike

Last modified June 10, 2014 at 8:22 am

Neither Gap, Aeropostale, Urban Outfitters, Macy’s, et al could take down the litigious Robert G. Lopez and his trademark of “Lower East Side.” But rising rents on upper Clinton Street certainly did. You’ll recall that two years ago, Lopez teamed up with the already-established Coat of Arms urban boutique at 43 Clinton Street to sell his […]

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Judge Rules Against Robert G. Lopez in Lower East Side Trademark Spat

Posted August 6, 2012 at 11:31 am

Robert G. Lopez has been on the front lines defending his Lower East Side trademark these last few years with a fairly successful track record.

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Robert Lopez Sues Macy’s Over Lower East Side Trademark

Posted June 14, 2012 at 6:28 am

The battlefield of litigation – strewn with the corpses of infringing parties – has been silent for quite some time.

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Lower East Side Residential Burglaries

Last modified March 29, 2017 at 11:08 pm

There is reportedly a rash of residential burglaries plaguing the Lower East Side of late. Details inside!

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Robert Lopez Files Action Against Coat of Arms Over “Lower East Side” Trademark

Posted October 27, 2011 at 6:28 am

Clinton Street resident Robert Lopez is experiencing a banner year of exposure for his beloved LES Clothing Co. imprint. More litigious action after the jump!

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