My CITY: Brooklyn | Thistle & Clover Owners
By Eva Medoff, May 25th, 2010
Owners of Brooklyn boutique Thistle & Clover Rand Niederhoffer and Camilla Gale have a lot more to share than expert style advice. Their store may serve as a platform for up-and-coming designers, but the entrepreneurs also know a sizable amount about where to find sweet tea and vodka lemonades, chocolate sorbet and an excellent selection of books.
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Best place for breakfast? Cafe Regular has the best croissants and freshly brewed coffee.
Best place for lunch? Sandwiches from Blue Apron Bakery and a picnic in Prospect Park.
Best place for dinner? The mussels at Five Leaves.
Best bar/nightspot? Brooklyn Botanica in Red Hook for their muddled cocktails and Sweet Tea Vodka & Lemonades at Thistle Hill Tavern.
Best boutique? Well I’m biased of course . .. I love the tea towels and assorted objects that Fort Greene florist Stem carries.
Best bookshop? Green Light Book Store of course!
Best place for people watching? The line for the ice cream cart outside General Greene.
Best-kept secret? Fresh market flowers and a beer for $10 at Sycamore.
Best hotel? A friend’s house.
Best place for breakfast? Joyce Bakeshop.
Best place for lunch? Choice Market.
Best place for dinner? Al Di La.
Best bar/nightspot? Stonehome Wine Bar.
Best boutique? Thistle & Clover!
Best bookshop? Greenlight.
Best art gallery? The Journal.
Best place for people watching? Running in Prospect Park.
Best-kept secret? The chocolate sorbet at Roman’s.