#NYC Besties

I just returned from the lovely and chaotic week in NYC! My dear friend K moved out there last summer to pursue a job in publishing. She landed a new/amazing job a couple of weeks ago, so L and I flew out not only to celebrate that, but L’s 27th birthday as well. It was a week well spent with good food, good friends, museums, and shopping. I adore visiting New York, I don’t think I’d ever want to live there, but it is a fantastic place to holiday! I’ve already started planning my ¬†fall shopping pilgrimage to New York next fall.

Get ready for several days of photos crammed into one post.

The view from Brooklyn.

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We only got lost a few times. Google maps is a lifesaver!

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We went treasure hunting in Williamsburg. There were some excellent pieces, I don’t think any of the furniture was going to fit in my checked bags though, so I passed.

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L and I popped over to the Highline on Easter sunday. Other than the fact that it was a bit crowded, I LOVE what they have done with the space.

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If you get parched on the Highline, don’t worry, there are a few food/coffee vendors dispersed throughout.

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Now this looks pretty simple, but if you are in need of a reasonably priced and delicious breakfast, pop into Jack’s Wife Freda. Eggs and Soldiers were my jam. It was so good, L and I went two days in a row. I am a bit distraught though as I think I was at this restaurant on one of the same days one of my favorite bloggers was, but different times. She took much better food photos, so take a gander at

http://www.thelondoner.me/2014/04/new-york-blog.html

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Made the obligatory swing through Mood fabrics. I could certainly have filled up a whole suitcase full of those fabrics.

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Maysville. Delicious whiskey bar (Shhhh, I drank wine). Enough said.

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Steppin out on L’s birthday!

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Baohaus was amazing!!! Go.

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#NYCBesties quickly became our theme after seeing this written on the wall of Baohaus.

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Fish Bao. It doesn’t look like much, but packs a real punch.

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First bites.

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That was good.

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Best money I ever spent on cookies.

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Last night in Brooklyn wandering though Brooklyn Bridge park, ice cream in hand.

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My favorite purchase of the trip!

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Stay tuned for another NYC post. Happy Monday!

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