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[Here, the somewhat-disturbing commercial for Juicy Couture's new line of dog products called Juicy Crittoure. Warning: If you choose to view this clip, you will see a pug wearing pearls and "speaking" with a French accent.]
· An in-depth look at new LES boutique Le Sous Sol [Refinery29]
· Very exciting: a skateboard/tattoo shop has opened in Forest Hills [Queenscentral]
· Arbocide at Red Hook Ikea site [Curbed]