1) Soho: Vivienne Tam (above) joins Wachovia in anchoring the ground floor at Curbed fave 40 Mercer. Expect chic embroidered kimonos.
2) Tribeca et al: Finally, the kid's boutique Tribeca had been waiting for.
3) Lower East Side: With the Whole Foods come the beetles.
4) Herald Square: If Reebok wants you to run slower, then maybe an indecipherable billboard is a good place to start after all.
· Racked [racked.com]