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Tommy Cole and Roy Caires, the men behind Greenpoint boutique Alter, have expanded their holdings in the neighborhood today with the debut of their new store Alter 140. Directly across the street from Alter (now fully focused on menswear and named Alter 109), 140 is dedicated to womenswear. Cole, "We had wanted Alter to be a men's store, since there was a gap in the market. But you can't deny that women like to shop! And when a space opened up so close by, we had to grab it." The new location is stocked with clothing from brands like Cheap Monday, Triple Five Soul, Anzevino & Florence and Kitchen Orange; jewelry from local designers; and shoes from Poetic License and Melissa (they just received a shipment of the Vivienne Westwood x Melissa collaboration this morning). For more on Alter 140, check out the store's blog or click over to The Pipeline.

Alter

140 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 718 349 0203 Visit Website