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Now open for its second week of business, NYC Consignment at 22 Jones Street offers a wide selection of, well, everything but the kitchen sink. This charming hole-in-the-wall, owned by Sabina Palterman, offers everything from handmade jewelry made by her mother, to art, to funky band-aids and candles. A small selection of menswear is also available, as well as accessories of all sorts and vintage womenswear.
Inside, there's something for every price range. You'll find items marked as low as $5 alongside other goods that go for $2,500. This shop sells both trendy jewelry and vintage pieces from brands like Chanel and Alexander McQueen, plus moderately-priced items from Free People and other like-minded brands. For more alternative tastes (or anyone still reading Fifty Shades of Grey), there's a good amount of unconventional jewelry as well, like a S&M-style full body set in the window.
Palterman hopes to evolve the store into the "true meaning of consignment," with rugs, art and other miscellaneous items that other consignment stores currently lack. She's also up for negotiation with the seller, and says that consulting with the consignor about the price of an item is very important to her retail process. An official grand opening event will take place in September, but till then, feel free to check out this consignment mecca.—Tanya Loss