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Ah, the day has come. Black Friday. The time to hit the streets and shop till your poor feet are in all kinds of pain. So many people to buy holiday gifts for, so little time. To save you some time and enhance your shopping experience with delight, we recommend a trip to the incredibly cute, one-of-a-kind boutique store Mxyplyzuk (pronounced Mix-ee-plitz-ik after the mischievous nymph from The Superman comics)
Situated in the heart of Greenwich Village at 13th Street, this store stocks all things quirky. We’re talking great gear that you never knew existed but can’t live without. Custom items that are practical and decorative ranging from kitchen wares to crazy toys to even lighting and clocks for the home. In short, the perfect place to shop for gifts
You can visit them online, but to get the full personality of the doodads, wathcamacallits and knick-knacks they offer, it is worth a trip to the store. Even if you’re just in the mood to window shop with your hands and to have a friendly chat with the amicable owners.
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Sunday, Noon to 5:00 PM
Where: 125 Greenwich Avenue at 13th Street
Category: Shopping, Unique Stores, Perfect Gifts