Peachy the Magazine December 2013 - Page 123

EAT. STAY. SHOP. PLAY. Brooklyn Flea Huge flea market in Williamsburg and Fort Greene. Check website for days/locations. Thistle & Clover 221 Dekalb Avenue Handpicked clothing from up and coming designers with locally made jewelry. GOWANUS Cool new restaurant corridor in Gowanus! Littleneck (photo below) 288 3rd Avenue Traditional, American seafood spot with killer clam chowder and delicious cocktails. Runner & Stone 285 3rd Avenue This cozy, all-day eatery and restaurant is known for its house-baked breads and pastries. The Pine 284 3rd Avenue With a daily-changing menu, this unique space has smaller dishes that focus on ingredients and interesting combinations. Each dish is artfully presented and every bite so tasty. In the warmer months, have a drink in the backyard before dinner. Lavender Lake 383 Carroll Street Fun for an afternoon cocktail on the back patio before crossing the bridge over the Gowanus canal for dinner at one of the above restaurants. Twig (photo above) 287 3rd Avenue Known for its unique terrariums, this open studio and garden shop has doit-yourself kits, gardening items and cool gifts. PARK SLOPE A Di La 248 5th Avenue Northern Italian cuisine with classic dishes made with locally sourced ingredients. DECEMBER 2013 123