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We scan the inbox so you don't have to. Today, two items of note:
SUBJECT: Messenger bags from Insiders NY
MESSAGE: Bags, available online, stamped with iconic NYC images.
DISCARDED: "Whether it's sporting a heart symbol or a gratuitous "f*cking", NYC-themed gear tends to unwearable junk," "producing goods far more durable than your Camaro! iron-on," "easy to Imagine slung over a decrepit hippie's shoulder after you've forgotten it on the 6 Train"
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SUBJECT: Body detoxifiers
MESSAGE: SoulCycle biking studio (117 W 72nd St, 212-787-1300), Sheerin O’kho’s Uptown/Downtown face cream available at Space.NK (99 Greene St, 212-941-4200), and an organic raw food cleanse from Organic Avenue (101 Stanton St, 212-334-4593).
FROM: Juli B
SUBJECT: Restaurants opening in July
MESSAGE: Wakiya, opening mid-July in the Gramercy Park Hotel (2 Lexington Ave at 21st St, 212-920-3300; Gemma, open now in the Bowery Hotel (335 Bowery at E 3rd St, 212-505-9100); Graffiti Food & Wine (224 E 10th St between First and Second Aves, no phone yet) opening late July; Tailor, supposedly opening late July (525 Broome St at Thompson St, no phone); Ronnybrook Dairy, opening late July in the Chelsea Market (75 Ninth Ave at 15th St, 212-741-6455); Centro Vinoteca (74 Seventh Ave South at Bleecker St, 212-376-7470) opening mid-July; and Charolais, opening mid-July (225 Varick St at Clarkson St, 212-727-2775).
FROM: UrbanBaby Daily
SUBJECT: Outdoor film series
MESSAGE: Riverflicks for Kids on Fridays from July 13th through August 24th at 8:30pm in the Hudson River Park (Charles and West Sts), Movies with a View in the Brooklyn Bridge Park on Thursdays at 8:30 through August 23rd, Movies Under the Stars on Wednesdays at 8:15 through August 29th in the Pier A Park (First and Frank Sinatra Drive) in Hoboken, and the HBO Summer Film Festival on Monday nights at 8pm through August 20th in Bryant Park (a note: this series is grown-ups only).