Gloucestershire-born Brooklynite Andrea Brooke honed her skills as a design manager at British interiors company Brunschwig & Fils. She opens her first store, dedicated to Anglophiles who want to upgrade their abodes with furniture ($900–$7,000), wallpaper ($70–$500), lighting ($300–$4,000) and quirky home accents ($25–$1,500) from a variety of young and established British designers. Look for Andrew Martin oversize leather-back sofas ($7,095), Repeat Repeat bone-china teapots ($80), Fiona Gall glass-and-metal chandeliers ($2,995) and Grace & Favor English-bulldog screenprinted pillows ($75).
Grace & Favor
|Venue name:||Grace & Favor|
168 North 1st St
|Cross street:||between Bedford and Driggs Aves|
|Opening hours:||Daily noon–7pm|
|Transport:||Subway: L to Bedford Ave; J, M to Marcy Ave|