Annie's Blue Ribbon General Store

Shopping , Design and interiors Boerum Hill
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Blue Ribbon General Store
At this Kelly green, 1,100-square-foot spot with a backyard for events, whimsical housewares, novelties and whatever owner Ann Cantrell, a former product developer for Ralph Lauren and Coach, deems “best in show” crowd the shelves. Its rotating lineup is heavy on items for little ones, so spoil your nieces and nephews with adorable stuffed animals from Hazel Village and Jellycat ($13–$42), childhood classics like a Spirograph ($32) and Etch-a-Sketch ($18), and puzzles and DIY craft kids ($8–$45).
Venue name: Annie's Blue Ribbon General Store
Address: 232 Fifth Ave

Cross street: between Carroll and President Sts
Opening hours: Mon–Sat 11am–7pm, Sun noon–6pm
Transport: Subway: R to Union St

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Allie E

Need party favors, stocking stuffers, desk knick-knacks or a cool gift for your buddy? Annie's has everything, and it's actually affordable. Once the little ones find things like mini erasers, stickers, toys and jewelry, you'll have a hard time getting them to leave.