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If you're realizing your old roommate was the one who owned all the kitchen utensils or just want to fill your shelves with something new, here's your chance to get them all without even opening your wallet. The Brooklyn Free Store, a Bed-Stuy outpost aiming to keep usable items out of the trash, gathers free curbside finds like books, clothing, bags and home items, and houses all the goods under a blue tent for shopping ease. A reincarnation of Williamsburg's similar outpost from a few years back, the "store" gets most of its items left behind from Pratt Institute students after they move. It's just like Craigslist, but without its worst feature—making awkward apartment small talk with the person standing in your way of nabbing that $5 coat rack. [The Brooklyn Paper]