New Upper West Side stores have stacked their shelves with plants, glasses and accessories. But a bagel shop suddenly closed its doors.
The Sill, a plant store, just opened at 448 Amsterdam Avenue at 81st Street, next to the Dead Poet bar. “The shop features The Sill’s signature collection of apartment-friendly potted succulents, cacti, tropical plants, and ferns, along with a mobile gifting station, dedicated workshop space, Instagram wall, and a Pet-Friendly plant section,” the store’s reps told us.
Jumbo Bagels at 83rd and Columbus closed suddenly this week, with a for rent sign on the window. Thanks to Jenn, Chris and Abi for the tips.
Glasses store Warby Parker is open at 185 Columbus Avenue between 68th and 69th Streets. Thanks to Ryan for the tip.
Relax 99 Spa is opening on 99th Street just off Broadway, along with a Drybar that we already wrote about.
Outlette, a boutique designer jewelry store, “featuring edgy, established and up-and-coming designers” opened at 228 Columbus Avenue, between 70th & 71st Streets, according to the Columbus Avenue BID. “We are so excited to be on the UWS since we have both lived in the neighborhood for over twenty years,” wrote Scott Bienstock, one of the owners. “We feature young emerging designers from around the country, Canada and Europe.” The store is holding a grand opening on Thursday, as seen below:
FLOGA New York just opened at 224 Columbus Avenue between 70th & 71st Streets. “FLOGA carries a range of luxury fur accessories including vests, hats, scarves, and gloves. And in the warmer months you will find Greek leather sandals,” the BID said.