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EAST VILLAGE—Jeremiah's Vanishing New York reports that Atomic Passion has followed Love Saves the Day into the great old-school East Village vintage graveyard in the sky. The store survived 17 years on E. 9th Street between First Avenue and Avenue A. Writes Jeremiah: "Stepping into Atomic Passion was like walking backwards in time, back to the early 1990s. It had that still-sort-of-1980s, bathtub-in-the-kitchen, Christmas lights on the ceiling kind of vibe. Old Devil Moon gave you that feeling, too. It's a feeling that's vanishing more and more."
EAST VILLAGE—Tomorrow afternoon from 1pm to 6pm, drop by Pas De Deux at 328 E. 11th Street to meet Timo Weiland and his design partner Alan Eckstein. They'll be showing off their new spring collection along with limited-edition neckwear and their fall 2010 hat collab with Albertus Swanepoel. And while champagne is fairly standard at these sorts of in-store parties, they're upping the ante significantly by also serving sherbet. Champagne, sherbet, baroque-inspired womenswear—you really can't go wrong. [Racked Inbox]