© the standard hotels
the standard hotel, one of new york's coolest addresses, just got a little cooler. it just launched a funky retail extension dubbed the shop at street level below the the high line. next to selling standard-branded items, the shop stocks a savvy range of gifts and accessories from across the planet, including retro superfuture shades, wool & the gang knitting kits, nieves books, papabubble candy and babeland sex toys for the initiated. interestingly, the shop also collaborates with its fav artists on exclusive works that will be exclusively available there, including its first installation and limited edition all for you porcelain apples by julia chiang. shop location: 444 west 13th [west village].