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Forget Mr. Softee, today is the perfect day for an Hermes ice cream cone. In celebration of the store's opening at 15 Broad Street between Exchange and Wall Streets (now slated for Friday the 22nd), Hermès is giving away free cones of il laboratorio del gelato all week, starting today! The word from downtown indicates that the cart has rolled into position and is already dishing out orange sorbet and chocolate ice cream. And no, it's not a coincidence that the flavors match the orange-and-brown color scheme. These things don't just happen on their own. As the sartorially enlightened among us know, one's ice cream should always match one's gift-boxed scarf.
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