It’s hard to keep up with all the stuff about to open in the ‘hood, along with the stuff that’s newly opened. Here’s a recap:
1001 Fulton St.
Teleflora vendor, potentially great selection of greeting cards, promising selection of fresh flowers, friendly staff
47 Willoughby Ave.
Coffee and pastries from Choice Market, cozy space, friendly staff
180 DeKalb Ave.
Balthazar pastries and tasty coffee
458 Myrtle Ave.
JUST opened Monday! Italian tapas, large wine selection.
15 Putnam Ave.
Large bar/event space with gorgeous back yard. Soon to be home to a second event space downstairs. Good for large groups.
448 Grand Ave.
Mostly grooming services, but carries small selection of leashes, clothing and toys for dogs
Still Hip Brooklyn
283 Grand Ave.
Gorgeous renovation of old Karrot space, gently used kids’ clothing and toys, plus maternity; classes and activities for kids
262 Vanderbilt Ave.
History of grammatically incorrect signage, but are good for well-priced brow threading and also offer facials and other treatments. May have already closed?
Little Piggy (Market)
64 Lafayette Ave.
Soulful sides and desserts, to stay and to go
Coming VERY Soon:
Beauty treatments, natural products. Opens FRIDAY and looks gorgeous.
372 Myrtle Ave.
Third Thai restaurant on Myrtle in our area. Confusing sign. Owned by the guys who run Myrtle Thai.
527 Myrtle Ave.
Nuevo Latino cuisine and lounge, bar, live performances
New Place by Choice Market
Flowers, meats, cheeses