Gigi’s City Guide New York, NY

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Though an Angeleno at heart, model-of-the-moment Gigi Hadid has taken well to the City since arriving two years ago. Our guest editor shares her favorite to-dos in the Big Apple—from bites to baubles to custom belts. 

 

EGG SHOP 

151 Elizabeth St, New York, NY 10012

(646) 666-0810

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“Try a custom egg & cheese my way: a sunny- side up egg, Shelburne cheddar, maple sausage, onion aioli, and jalapeños on a panini."
  

Upper Eastside

1564 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10028

(212) 734-0105

Upper Westside

389 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 362-2747

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“My order: mint chocolate chip on a fruity pebbles cone.”
 

GALLI

45 Mercer St, New York, NY 10013

(212) 966-9288

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“Classic Italian dishes with a comfort food twist — what could be better? My two favorite dishes are the meatball parmesan sliders (they’re like eating a hug!) and the pesto pasta. Best pesto I’ve had in a long time.”
  

BADICHI BELTS NEW YORK 

367 W Broadway, New York, NY 10012

(212) 533-2107

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“ Pick from hundreds of unique belt buckles and straps — they put it together and fit it to you. The price is right, and I can guarantee no one will have the same belt.”
 

BROOKLYN CHARM

145 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211

(347) 689-2492

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“Thousands of different charms! My favorite place to visit when I’m at Chelsea Market. It’s a one-stop shop for gift shopping.” 
  

SOUTH STREET SEAPORT

New York, NY 10038

(212) 732-82587

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“My seaside fix in NYC: Visit during the warmer months for street vendors, shows and food festivals. Try the BLT Egg Sandwich at Made Fresh Daily — it’s heavenly.”