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At 10am this morning, the doors swung open at 451 Broadway in Soho and customers
streamed trickled into CB2, Crate & Barrel's younger, hipper offshoot. The atmosphere inside the store was calm, but there was an undercurrent of excitement as CB2 execs watched a gaggle of New York shoppers browse the merchandise. The space was impeccably clean, well-laid-out and stocked with just about everything you'd need to furnish an apartment. They're charging $69 for unlimited furniture delivery in the NYC area, which is considerably cheaper than what you'd pay to get your Ikea finds home.
Chet sofa: Kiln-dried hardwood frame. Poly-vicose blend fabric. Removable chrome legs. $899
Rona stemware. $4.95 to $6.95
Lounge shag rug: handwoven 100% New Zealand wool. 5'x8' $299, 8'x10' $599
Trig file cabinents: powder-coated in titanium or mandarin orange. $149
Flor Fedora tiles aka carpet squares.
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