The best things to do around our New York City showroom

Making memories throughout the design process

Strand Bookstore: A Haven for Bibliophiles

Address: 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003

For those who find solace in the world of words, the Strand Bookstore is an oasis of literary delight. With its towering shelves, maze-like layout, and an abundance of both new releases and rare finds, this bookstore is a haven for bibliophiles. Lose yourself in the scent of old pages and the excitement of discovering a forgotten classic. Whether you’re seeking fiction, history, or art, the Strand is sure to satiate your literary cravings.

Washington Square Park: Where Culture and Relaxation Combine

Address: New York, NY 10012

Just a stone’s throw away from our showroom, Washington Square Park beckons with its vibrant atmosphere. From live music performances to art exhibitions, this park is a cultural hub where creativity knows no bounds. The iconic Washington Square Arch stands tall, reflecting the rich history of the city. As you stroll through the park’s pathways, you’ll encounter chess players, street performers, and students engrossed in conversation. It’s a melting pot of life, art, and leisure.


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Union Square Greenmarket: A Culinary Journey

Address: E 17th St & Union Square W, New York, NY 10003

Indulge your senses at the Union Square Greenmarket, a paradise for food enthusiasts. From the vibrant colors of fresh produce to the aroma of artisanal bread, this market is a celebration of locally sourced, organic delights. Engage with farmers, learn about sustainable practices, and savor the taste of the season’s best offerings. Whether you’re a passionate cook or simply appreciate wholesome food, the Greenmarket promises an authentic culinary experience.

Beacon’s Closet: Fashion Finds and Treasures

Address: 10 W 13th St, New York, NY 10011

Fashion aficionados will find their haven at Beacon’s Closet, a vintage and second-hand clothing store with a curated selection that spans decades of style. Unearth unique fashion pieces that tell stories of eras gone by, from retro jackets to elegant dresses. The thrill of the hunt is part of the charm, making each discovery a triumph. Whether you’re a seasoned thrifter or a casual shopper, Beacon’s Closet is sure to delight your inner fashionista.

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Singlish: Where Flavor Knows No Borders

Address: 166 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10009

Completing your day of exploration is Singlish, a culinary gem that brings the diverse flavours of Singapore to the city. Transport your taste buds to the vibrant street markets of Southeast Asia with dishes like Hainanese Chicken Rice and Laksa. The fusion of flavors and the authenticity of each dish make Singlish a gastronomic adventure worth embarking on. Whether you’re familiar with Singaporean cuisine or trying it for the first time, this restaurant promises a memorable dining experience.

Blue Stripes Cacao Shop: Indulgence Awaits

Address: 28 E 13th St, New York, NY 10003, United States

Nestled near our NYC showroom lies a haven for chocolate aficionados and coffee lovers alike: Blue Stripes Cacao Shop. Renowned for crafting decadent hot chocolates and delectable cookies, this cozy coffee shop invites you to savor their signature blends. As you sip on a rich cup of cocoa or aromatic coffee, lose yourself in their library corner—a perfect escape for bookworms. The fusion of velvety chocolate, comforting ambiance, and literary charm makes Blue Stripes a must-visit spot.

When you consider how much emotion and love goes into the process of designing your forever ring, it only makes sense that you’d want to create lasting memories along the way. Your consultation should be as meaningful as possible, so why not make a day out of it and find some artistic inspiration along the way! So, the next time you visit our showroom, set aside time to explore these nearby delights. After all, the essence of New York lies not just in its iconic landmarks, but also in the stories and experiences woven through its streets and neighborhoods.

You may already have a clear idea of what you’re looking for, or you might be right at the beginning of the process. Whatever your needs, coming in for a consultation with a personal design consultant is a great way to have your questions answered and imagination inspired.

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