Posted May 2, 2019 at 5:02 am
Sneaker heads might be upset to learn that Rare Pair is no longer there. On Mulberry Street, that is. The downstairs sneaker store and lifestyle brand closed its Little Italy store last month, where it had been for the last five years and change. Leasing signage is now attached to the iron railings out front. When […]
Posted October 3, 2017 at 5:08 am
For cool kid sneaker brand, KITH, the pieces are moving into place. Debut of its flagship retail location is expected any day now. The opening was apparently delayed from the “end of September” forecast previously relayed to us. As reported, KITH will occupy all three levels of the recently rehabilitated building. Meanwhile, the small store […]
Posted September 11, 2017 at 5:00 am
The secret is not so well-guarded. We’ve known for months that trendy footwear company KITH is constructing an enormous new flagship at 339 Lafayette Street. (Boogie broke the story.) Within the walls of the former, albeit rehabilitated, Peace Pentagon. It’ll apparently occupy all three levels of the recently renovated building. Until now, there was little […]
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.
Posted June 19, 2012 at 6:19 am
Dangling shoes are probably one of the more unique features of the Lower East Side streetscape.
Posted May 13, 2010 at 6:38 am
In keeping with the theme of soccer pop-up shops, another such concept is coming to 276 Bowery, onetime home of the Feature Inc. gallery. In recent months, the interior was gutted and redesigned to accommodate this latest installation. Starting Friday night, the storefront will become a semi-temporary creative retail space by Nike, dubbed Stadium. Nice […]
Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:17 am
Lost Laces is a new photo series which will explore the art in discarded shoes on the neighborhood streets. Whether dangling from wires high above or left to rot in a garbage heap, all instances are fair game. Chucks, Adidas, and a pair of baseball caps, all spotted on Eldridge Street just north of Stanton. […]