89 East Houston

Bowery Coffee and Basement Antiques Store Forced from the Bowery

Posted January 15, 2015 at 5:10 am

Two losses for the Bowery environs… Earlier this week, the always-pithy sandwich board outside Bowery Coffee advertised an ominous message. “Fin” – Latin root meaning “end” – was written clearly on both sides. That’s right, the java joint at 89 East Houston is no longer with us. Bowery Coffee closed for good after business yesterday […]

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Hat Store Hand-Me-Down at Block Headwear on East Houston Closes for Good

Posted January 16, 2014 at 10:10 am

Whatever vestige of Block Headwear that remained is finished. The tiny store at 89 East Houston closed again, for real this time. Even though the initial shutter was roughly one year ago, the space stayed open as a discount outlet for discontinued accessory merch. Bins of hats, gloves, scarves, whathaveyou, attracted plenty of bargain hunters. […]

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Block Headwear Closing 89 East Houston Boutique

Posted January 31, 2013 at 6:18 am

The life they love is making hats for their dedicated fans. Unfortunately, the decade-old Block Headwear is now on the road again.

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Block Headwear Opens at 89 East Houston

Posted May 9, 2012 at 6:42 am

The metal security gates were finally lifted for good at 89 East Houston Street, where Block Headwear is now sitting pretty after a few months in exile.

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Block Headwear Reopening at 89 East Houston

Posted April 20, 2012 at 6:52 am

In the six months since Georgia Beauty Shop shuttered its 89 East Houston HQ, speculation remained prevalent as to what entity would play role as replacement. We now know.

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Georgia Shutters Beauty Shop at 89 East Houston

Posted October 7, 2011 at 6:41 am

Georgia is no longer on the minds of those on the Lower East Side. Yes, we went there. Details after the jump!

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B4 It Was Cool to Open Espresso Bar

Last modified August 24, 2011 at 10:28 pm

With ambitions of java, quirky antique fixture joint B4 It Was Cool quietly moved its entire operation to the cellar of 89 East Houston.

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