Saturday, August 14, 2010

MOMA Store Shopping








NYC Greeting Card from MUJI $7.00


When you come to NYC, some of the best shops are in the museums. They have the most original items and if you are looking for something to take back home to family and friends, these are the places to check out. The MOMA store, the museum of modern art, located right in midtown at 


great map from MOMA's website......





Gorgeous Silk Necklace ...so original ....practically weightless and rolled by hand...$85.00


Shooting Star Magnetic Ring
 2009

Four arched rare-earth magnets come together to form this ring. The star is also magnetic and provides the wearer with multiple opportunities to play with the pieces. $12.00
New York in a Bag
 

As irresistible to adults as it is to children, MUJI's New York in a Bag comes with eight wooden city structures and six wooden cars. Included are New York City icons such as MoMA's original 1939 building, the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, the Statue of Liberty, and the Guggenheim Museum. The wood is from sustainable forests. Recommended for ages 12 and up. $15.00

AdRamen Spoon/Fork Set
 2007
Originally created for use at the popular Sugakiya ramen noodle restaurant chain in Japan, these combination spoon/forks easily twist noodles and ladle soup. Ecologically, they were intended to eliminate the waste created by disposable chopsticks. Dishwasher-safe. Made of stainless steel. Set of two.Made in Japan. $28.00
such a great idea ...a Banana Bunker..to protect from getting damaged...$14.00 for a set of 2 and they are dishwasher safe

the most famous coffee cup introduced in 1963 can be yours for $14.00



sometimes you have to splurge and this is gorgeous! 

Bilbao Lucent Tote
Issey Miyake, 2010

The construction of this bag is inspired by panels of metal that steel workers fuse together to create three-dimensional structures. The latest addition to the popular Bilbao series, this bag is made of synthetic triangles in an elegant palette of copper, gold, and black adhered to flexible mesh cloth. Adjustable leather straps and one interior pocket. Made in Japan. $450.00


The store itself is separate from the museum so if you are short on time, you can still stop in the store to do some shopping. You will be amazed at what you can find!! I consider the store a museum all in itself!! They also ship items online as well....love that !!

Cannoli Dreams for You.....until next post 
                               Rosemary

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3 comments:

Paris Pastry said...

I love museum shops. I always visit the shops before I go into a museum. I remember the Met had an amazing bookstore!

Living In Williamsburg Virginia said...

Intersting things you show on your blog. Very out of the ordinary.


Darryl and Ruth : )

NYC, Style and a little Cannoli said...

glad you are enjoying! I really need to get to Williamsburg again soon. I miss the peanut soup!!

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