Furniture Stores on the Upper West Side

Posted by in Home Decor, Other, Shopping

Moving to the Upper West Side? Looking to refurnish your UWS apartment? You’re in luck; there are a ton of furniture stores on the Upper West Side! There are a wide selection of stores available with plenty of options so that you can find the bed, couch, or coffee table of your dreams. Continue reading below and discover how you can turn your home into a space that reflects who you are!

See which of these furniture stores is having a Black Friday sale in 2017!

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Electronics Stores on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Feb 9, 2017 in Electronics, Other

In need of updating your current set of gadgets? Don’t fret, the Upper West Side’s got you covered. Electronics stores on the Upper West Side are always up to date on the latest trends and technologies. They carry anything from laptops, tablets, smartphones, and video games to home appliances and wearable accessories. Read below to find which stores have the products and devices you’re looking for.

Check out these Black Friday deals on the Upper West Side!

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Christmas Tree Shopping on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Nov 28, 2016 in Community, Convenience Services, Events, Family, Locals, Other, Shopping

Check out our 2017 holiday season guide!

Here are some locations for those of you planning to do your Christmas tree shopping on the Upper West Side.  I’ve listed them from south to north, and I’ve definitely missed a few locations, but these should give you enough choices!

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Metropolitan Window Fashions Opens New Hunter Douglas Gallery On Upper West Side

Posted by on Sep 23, 2016 in Community, Convenience Services, Convenience Services, Home Decor, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other, Shopping

Metropolitan Window Fashions, located at 469 Amsterdam Avenue between 82nd and 83rd Streets, has opened an exclusive Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Gallery with an expanded display of custom and motorized shades, blinds, sheers, shutters and draperies.  Included are full-size functional window treatments highlighting PowerView, the newest APP for automated technology from Hunter Douglas which allows customers to use their smartphone or tablet to control the shades and blinds from inside or outside their home.

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A Tribute to Small Business

Posted by in Apparel, Clothing, Community, Food & Drink, Gourmet Groceries, Hardware Stores, Hardware Stores, History, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other, Shopping, shopping

In an era when chain stores are becoming the norm, supporting Upper West Side small business has become more important than ever before. Many independent local stores on the Upper West Side are run by families who have been around for generations. They’re part of the community and what makes this neighborhood so family-friendly. Read below to find out what are some of the oldest small businesses that are still thriving today.

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Grand Bazaar on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Food & Drink, Gourmet Groceries, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other, Shopping, Street Scenes

Come visit one of the longest running markets in NYC by visiting the Grand Bazaar on the Upper West Side. The market’s located in the heart of the Upper West Side at 100 West 77th Street. Hours are from 10am to 5.30pm on Sundays. The Grand Bazaar features over 100 merchants selling everything from antiques and edibles to rare artisanal items!

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TurnStyle at Columbus Circle

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Apparel, Coffee and Tea, Desserts and Bakeries, Food & Drink, Other, Shopping

The TurnStyle at Columbus Circle is an Upper West Side food and retail project that aims to revolutionize what we’ve come to expect of the traditional subway commute by creating a unique underground retail center that’s fun and easy to navigate. We’ve compiled a quick list that will guide you to the very best this innovative space has to offer. Read below to take a look at the eateries and shops worth checking out on your way home from work.

Check out the Columbus Circle Holiday Market!

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Vintage Stores on the Upper West Side

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in Antiques, Apparel, Art, Clothing, Home Decor, Other, Shopping

Vintage stores on the Upper West Side are hidden gems that offer great deals and quality finds at affordable prices. Whether you’re looking for vintage designer clothes or antique decor items to add a unique feel to your home, the shops below have got you covered. You never know what treasure you might find next!

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Upper West Side Bookstores

Posted by on Feb 10, 2016 in Books, Education, Local Business, Locals, Other

Part of the attractiveness of living on the Upper West Side lies in it’s ability to attract creative minds to roam through its quaint streets. Many writers, actors, and artists are proud to call this area of Manhattan their home. The performing arts community is vibrant and their legacy is shared through the world class bookstores and libraries that serve to the neighborhood’s literature lovers. From independent Upper West Side bookstores to mom and pop shops, here are some of the best spots to find the next book to binge read before the arrival of spring.

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Upper West Side Thrift Shops

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New York, as many of us know, is the fashion capital of the world. It’s part of a conglomerate known as the “Big Four”. In case you are unfamiliar with what exactly the Big Four is, allow me to clear the fog from your window pane. The Big Four is a total of four cities that are globally known as fashion capitals. Those cities include Paris, Milan, London, and last but certainly not least: New York.

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