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Perhaps the owner of the recently-opened Bowery boutique/gallery Misha Nicole has been too busy with her two month-old shop to really take in her new neighborhood. In a Wall Street Journal profile piece today, Westchester-bred Misha Nicole Shivdasani explains the lure of the ever-changing Bowery. "This area has great New York history, with CBGB, art galleries, Union Square all nearby," she explains. Shhh, no one tell Misha that John Varvatos moved into the CBGB space back in 2008. [WSJ via Jeremiah's Vanishing New York; Previously]