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RackedWire: Bed Bug Poison in the 'Burg; Pylones to FiDi

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WILLIAMSBURG—Crest Hardware at 558 Metropolitan Avenue is deeply in tune with its customers: "First they hold an art show, and now they sell bed bug poison at the front counter," writes blogger The Driggs. "The skin-tight jeans are in aisle 10 right near the electrical tape and the Wolf Parade EPs." [Williamsburg is Dead]

FIDI—Wacky French design shop Pylones is adding a fifth to its roster of NYC stores. Around September 1, an outpost will open on Broadway near Century 21. (Unrelated but useful tidbit: It's pronounced "Pea-lones," not "Pie-loan-es.") [Racked Inbox]