Reed Space

Reed Space Returns to Orchard Street Tomorrow, Just as Extra Butter Completes Renovations

Posted November 6, 2017 at 9:45 am

After over a year in exile, Reed Space is returning to Orchard Street tomorrow, albeit in a short-form capacity. Once the like-minded Extra Butter boutique returns to its old digs next door, their temporary space at 125 Orchard (the Giselle shop) will welcome the Lower East Side refugee. Reed Space founder Jeff Staple announced last […]

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The ‘Contra’ Guys are Opening a Liquor Store in the old Reed Space on Orchard Street

Posted July 5, 2017 at 5:00 am

It sure took long enough, but the former Reed Space, which closed back in in September 2016, is now rented. Look no further than just across Orchard Street. Indeed, the principals behind Contra and Wildair – Fabian Von Hause and Jeremiah Stone – recently inked a lease at 151 Orchard (aka 156 Allen), and will be opening […]

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Reed Space will Close Today After 15 Years on the Lower East Side

Posted September 30, 2016 at 5:11 am

Fifteen years. Gone just like that. And so is Reed Space. The Lower East Side tastemaker is ending its operations on Orchard Street after business today. The store has been having a fire sale for weeks. A “reset” of sorts is promised, which would include a new store altogether. However, the location, and any future […]

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‘Reed Space’ Calls it Quits After 15 Years on Orchard Street, but Seeks New Digs

Last modified August 29, 2016 at 3:57 pm

Reed Space, one of the longest running tastemakers on the Lower East Side, is packing up the store for good after fifteen years on the block. Its last day at 151 Orchard Street is September 30, promising a nebulous “reset” in the near future. Leasing sign and announcement to fan faithful all but confirm the […]

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Reed Annex and Misin Shin Salon Among New Victims on Battered Orchard Street

Posted October 6, 2014 at 6:00 am

Upper Orchard Street – within the confines of Hell Square – continues to take a beating. A decade of constant construction has pounded the area into submission. Retail barely survives, rowdy nightlife thrives. Now there are three more storefront vacancies to report today. Each carves a notch in the column of Lower East Side fashion […]

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Dying Dog Left for Dead on Allen Street [Updated]

Last modified November 11, 2012 at 11:53 am

Calling all animal shelters and the ASPCA. Not long ago, a reader sent in a distressing email about a dog abandoned on Allen Street. Apparently the sickly canine was chained to a sign post just outside of Reed Space, and has been there for at least the last hour. From the mailbag: I have been […]

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John Mayer’s “Born and Raised” Pop-Up at Reed Space on Orchard

Posted May 22, 2012 at 6:28 am

Yesterday evening, Orchard Street welcomed the umbrella-toting huddled masses for a special event.

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The Reebok Classic Sessions at 145 Orchard

Posted February 1, 2012 at 6:09 am

A couple weeks ago, we revealed that neighborhood tastemaker Reed Space was planning to temporarily occupy 145 Orchard Street just two months after Suite Orchard folded.

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Reed Space-Reebok Pop-Up to Open at 145 Orchard

Posted January 19, 2012 at 6:09 am

Although the window treatments are still firmly in place, Suite Orchard at 145 Orchard Street is very much a faint memory at this point.

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Jeff Staple of Staple Design and Reed Space [Video]

Posted October 14, 2011 at 10:14 am

March 7, 1997. That was the day Lower East Side-based Staple was “accidentally” born.

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