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August 23, 2009 by mimecine

I have been admiring the blog Miekewillems for a while now. It chronicles the experience of 2 good friends who have opened a store together in Antwerp. I was excited to see the other day that they had visited the store and enjoyed a Surprise ball (and documented it all with beautiful photos!) Hope we […]

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Some home grown goods

June 18, 2009 by mimecine

check out this sale, there should be lots of neat stuff by artists and friends to browse through and… homemade ice cream! Featuring art, books, zines, mixtapes, clothing, jewelry, and other ephemera by: Andrew De Francesco, Ariel Dill, Beau H. Rhee, Bennie De Grasse, Brian Faucette, Carlen Altmen, Christian Samson, Daniela Jacobs, Denise Schatz, Eliza […]

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Updater: Ref Lib on line.

November 29, 2008 by mimecine

Not all images are there yet and we are still editing some texts / measuring the things etc. but the exhibition is *largely* up and is a gorgeous addition to our site. We are potaters, Andy’s things are the meat!

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Not just in: Delight in Goods – RBW

May 17, 2008 by mimecine

Umm, tonight (Saturday May 17th, 2008) at our store, we are doing our first Mini-Exhibition, this one with the design group Rich, Brilliant, Willing. This should have been posted a couple of days ago, so I guess unless you are in the boroughs we wont be seeing you tonight. The group are showing their first […]

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two more suggestions in stockholm

September 9, 2007 by mimecine

two more for stockholm, vintage shops… if you like kitchen items, glass, ceramic from Sweden ranging from the mid-1800’s till the 1970’s then please go to: Ala Carte Antik Riddargatan 11 A tel: 661 9988 –ostermalm– then, one of my favorite stores in the world, she has an eye like NO OTHER, really brillant stuff […]

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New York things to do part 1 of a never ending list

September 1, 2007 by mimecine

I really don’t shop since I am in KIOSK all the time during store hours and who wants to shop when you are surrounded by merch all day anyway…but I put down a few of my hot spots I go to for inspiration, necessities, or a gift when Marco complains we can not give presents […]

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August 31, 2007 by mimecine

Now that you have places to eat how about some interesting shops: Svenskt Tenn: for swedish design from the 30’s & on Josef Frank, etc, in Ostermalm Strandvagen 5 tel: 670 1600 Asplund: for contemporary Swedish design, in Ostermalm Sibyllegatan. 31 tel:6625284 Nordiska Galleriet:for contemporary Swedish design, in Ostermalm Nybrogatan. 11 tel: 442 8360 Bo: […]

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SOHO / NYC retail rents

July 1, 2007 by mimecine

Word on the street is a well-known childrens store on Wooster between Prince and Spring pays $38,000 a month in rent. What in the world is the world coming to? That’s a decent years salary in most other places. New York is mad, Kiosk Omaha next? Damn…ground-floor retail in New York only allows the big […]

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shops in Berlin

April 11, 2007 by mimecine

with germany in the store I thought to write down some of our favorite places in berlin we have the cards in the shop for people to take, and everyone is very curious about what we found there here is a quick list, more to come when I dig out the cards soon I hope […]

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