Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Maje, Kate Spade, Variazioni, Radio Shack, Town Shop

Looks like women’s clothing boutique Maje is coming to the Upper West Side. Signage recently appeared at the old Space NK Apothecary store at 217 Columbus (between 69th & 70th). When it opens later this summer, it will be Maje’s fifth NYC store (I believe they also have showroom space at Bloomingdale’s).

Upper West Side Openings, Closings & Relocations: Barney’s, Brandy Melville, Good Enough To Eat

Posted back in March that the Barney’s Co-Op at 2151 Broadway (between 75th & 76th) is slated to undergo a renovation and re-branding. As you can see in the photo above, that process has begun.

UWS Openings & Closings: Juice Press, Geoff Merritt Hair Spa, Berkley Girl, W. 84th AMC Movie Theater

It was all the way back in January that Juice Press announced it was planning to open two Upper West Side stores. As is common with these things, it took longer than expected to happen, but the first UWS Juice Press opened for business last week at 73 W. 82nd (between Columbus & CPW).

SATURDAY 4/20: Free Mimosas & 20% Off At Upper West Side Brooklyn Industries

Got a note from the folks at clothing retailer Brooklyn Industries about a shopping event tomorrow afternoon (Saturday, 4/20) that might be of interest: They’re launching their Summer 2013 collection with free mimosas and a 20% discount of one full-priced item.

Upper West Side Relocations: Town Shop

UPDATE 4/16: 2273 Broadway might be combined with adjoining 2271 Broadway once Town Shop vacates UPDATE 5/28: Town Shop getting close to moving Posted last week that Laytner’s Linens & Home officially vacated half their space at 2270 Broadway (between 81st & 82nd) after announcing in January that they were consolidating their store. Looks like [...]

Big Makeover For UWS Barneys Co-Op: Menswear Getting Eliminated, Store Being Rebranded As Barneys New York With More Designer Options

Looks like big changes are coming to the Upper West Side Barneys Co-Op at 2151 Broadway (between 75th & 76th). It’s losing the “Co-Op” designation and will become “regular” Barneys. Aside from renovations, the biggest change is that the store will no longer carry any men’s items.

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: P.D. O’Hurley’s, Lansky’s Deli, Emerald Inn, Kate Spade, Banana Republic

Posted back in December that the failed Purple Fig experiment was officially over at 250 W. 72nd and the space was reverting back to its previous incarnation as P.D. O’Hurley’s. That experiment didn’t last nearly as long as The Purple Fig. The “new” P.D. O’Hurley’s closed last week, and earlier today city marshals posted a [...]

UPDATE: After 70 Years, Upper West Side Emerald Inn Slated To Become Kate Spade Store

UPDATE 5/7: Emerald Inn Targeting June 1st For 72nd Street Opening UPDATE 4/2: Emerald Inn Relocating To West 72nd Street Posted earlier this month that Emerald Inn is slated to close after 70 years on the Upper West Side at 205 Columbus (between 69th & 70th) due to a rent increase. According to an NYT [...]

Upper West Side Closing: Medici Shoes

Looks like women’s shoe store Medici is no more (420 Columbus, between 80th & 81st). MUW reader Kevin A. sent in the photo above yesterday. The sign in the window indicates there’s a liquidation sale, although the store looks empty and the sign could be old. I’ll see if I can track down any details [...]

FASHION PLATE PRIX FIXE: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week (2/7 – 2/14)

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is returning to the Upper West Side tomorrow, running through 2/14. The celebrate, the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District is once again organizing their popular “Fashion Plate Prix Fixe.” 28 restaurants located between Columbus Circle and West 70th Street are participating with a variety of dining discounts for their own mini Restaurant [...]