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CARROL GARDENS—A tipster reports that a new gourmet grocer, Snack Shop, opened at 414 Court Street on Saturday "with lots of balloons and hoopla." While the sign makes us think of this blog, the chocolate selection sounds quite promising. [Racked Inbox; Examiner]
BOERUM HILL—Plus-sized thrift shop Re/Dress has gotten their hands on some samples from Abby Z, whose shop in Soho recently closed. They've priced them at 50% to 75% off retail, and they'll be slowly parceling out, two or three dresses at a time, at their shop at 109 Boerum Place between Pacific and Dean. [Racked Inbox]