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Reservations for Usakumya rucksack❤︎Usakumya's face Bag start now! March 05 2017

★ We'll begin accepting reservations for Baby, the Stars Shine Bright's "Usakumya rucksack❤︎Usakumya’s face Bag" series starting March 2nd! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering. For this series, we will need to
check on availability with the head office before we can finalize your order.

For any questions or to order in person, by email or phone, please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100.
 


Please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100 if you have any questions prior to ordering, or if you'd prefer to order in person or by email.

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information or to order through our site. For more information from the Japanese web site, please click here.

B41UK891 Usakumya rucksack - $142


B41UK898 Usakumya’s face Bag - $66



B41UK899 Kumakumya’s face Bag - $66


Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering.

We hope to hear from you soon~ !


~ Weekly Coordinates~ March 04 2017

Welcome to this week's coordinate post! These coordinates were chosen by our shop staff Kitsy!
You can find these products in our store or online!


A surprise new shipment is here! March 03 2017

We've just received a surprise new shipment at our store, only days after our last! We now have many new products in stock, including some in-store exclusives!



Our newest series includes items from the "Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~" series! But this shipment included many other items that are either restocks or uncommon finds in BABY stores. These include dresses like the Sweetheart Chiffon one piece dress, many more blouses, and adorable accessories like the Usakumya pass case pouch.



Our restocked items include the popular Usakumya's face Bag - but hurry, supplies are limited!



We even have limited new items sold exclusively in store - visit us for our luxurious selection! These include sought-after and hard-to-get accessories like the Butterfly Crown Scepter and many more!



Most items are now available in store and online, so visit us today or catch our New Arrivals page for all the new products!


Baby, the Stars Shine Bright NYC highlights video from our February shipment! March 02 2017

Today we're showing you some of our favorites from our recent late February shipment! Petrina and Haley show off some of our newest additions for spring!


All of our newest products can be found on the New Arrivals page - check them out!

Here are direct links to the items shown in the video:

Want to see more videos like this? Subscribe to our YouTube channel!

 


Reservations for "Alice Wonder Car Chase" series on March 3rd! March 02 2017

★ We will begin accepting reservations for Alice and the Pirates' 
"Alice Wonder Car Chase" series on March 3rd! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering.

The reservation schedule is as follows:
March 3rd - 5th: In store, phone, and email reservations will be accepted for store pickup only, some items can be guaranteed immediately.

March 8th: Reservations for either store pickup or shipping will be accepted, subject to availability - items can now be ordered through our web site here.

To order, please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100. As of March 8th, you can also now order online.


~ Expected release in mid March - late March ~

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information or to order through our web site. For information from the Japanese web site, click here.

P13OJ206 Alice Wonder Car Chase jumper skirt I - $256


P13OJ207 Alice Wonder Car Chase jumper skirt II - $246
 


P13OP309 Alice Wonder Car Chase one piece dress - $274



P13SK505 Alice Wonder Car Chase skirt - $152
 


P13OH901 Alice Wonder Car Chase double ribbons head bow - $38



P13OH902 Alice Wonder Car Chase bonnet - $114



P13BG815 Alice Wonder Car Chase tote bag - $38



P13HA906 Alice Rosetta Ribbon Barrette - $38



P13CS703 Marine Logo Border Cutsew - $82



P13OP311 ❤︎Lovely Madame Onepiece❤︎ - $304



P13HA904 ❤︎Lovely Madame Parasol Cap❤︎ - $86



P13OP310 Nostalgic Alice Onepiece - $236



P13OT011 Nostalgic Alice apron - $132



P13HA907 Grosgrain Alice Ribbon Headbow - $34



P13BL407 Cheshire cat’s Parachute Shirt - $190



P13PT607 Cheshire cat’s Balloon Pants with hip bag - $170


P13HA915 Cheshire cat’s Flying cap - $160

Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering. We hope to hear from you soon~!


A new shipment is here including "The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER" series and more! February 23 2017

It already feels like spring has sprung here in New York City, and we've got a new shipment to prove it!



Our adorable new additions include items from the "Invitation from 5th Avenue〜A blue box filled with all my affection〜" and "The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER" series.



We also received cute spring items like the Flora Lace Jumperskirt and Rosine garden one piece dress


For when it's too warm for a winter coat, we've stocked up on lightweight cardigans like Strawberry embroidery 5 staged sleeve cardigan and FORTUNE TELLER cardigan

 

We also received lots of accessories like Kumya chan’s Love Love Valentine ringFrill Frill jabot, and Seamstress Pin Cushion Ring.



This is just a few items we've featured but everything is now available in store and online, so visit us today or catch our New Arrivals page for all the new products!
 

Reservations for "My Dear Sweetheart" start February 23rd! February 23 2017

★ We will begin accepting reservations for Baby, the Stars Shine Bright's 
"My Dear Sweetheart" series on February 23rd! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering. For this series, we will need to
check on availability with the head office before we can finalize your order.

To order this series, please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100.


~ Expected release in late February - early March ~

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information from the Japanese web site.

B41OJ205 My Dear Sweetheart jumper skirt - $266


B41OP316 My Dear Sweetheart one piece dress - $322
 


B41OJ206 My Dear Sweetheart Regimental jumper skirt - $284



B41HA912 My Dear Sweetheart Regimental beret - $66
 


B41BL409 My Dear Sweetheart sailor blouse - $152



B41SC820 My Dear Sweetheart over knee socks - $22



B41OT029 My Dear Baby rosette - $40



B41AC016 Crown and princess drop necklace - $56



B41OP312 Sweetheart Sweet Dot one piece dress - $312 



B41OP321 Sweetheart Chiffon one piece dress - $246



B41PO706 Sweetheart sailor pullover - $86



B41HA920 Sweetheart ribbon barrette - $24



B41HA927 Sweetheart ribbon head bow - $46


Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering. We hope to hear from you soon~!

 


~ Weekly Coordinates ~ February 19 2017

Welcome to this week's coordinate post! These coordinates were chosen by our shop staff Kitsy, Haley and Petrina! You can find these products in our store or online!


Lunch tote and Kumakumya cushion in-store novelty fair start! February 18 2017

We are excited to announce an all new novelty fair! Starting Saturday 2/18, customers who spend $150 or more in store will receive this lovely bento bag featuring Alice and the Pirates' print series, "The grace~Hymn of the departure~" or "ALICE and the Mechanical Wonder Time Travel"!



Those who spend $250 or more will receive this adorable Kumakumya's Love Love Valentine cushion! 
UPDATE: SOLD OUT!



Spend $400 to receive both novelties, if still available.
Limit one per customer, while supplies last!

In-store starting 2/18.
Online starting 2/20.
 Reserve orders prepaid in-store are also eligible. We will update this blog post once supplies run out. 

Please Note:
Sale items are not eligible.

☆ Thank you to all of our customers! ☆

We're hiring! February 12 2017

Do you live and breathe Japanese Lolita fashion? Do you love interacting with all different types of people from around the world? Come work with us!

We are looking for one new shop assistant. You will work for both the BABY, the Stars Shine Bright and Tokyo Rebel stores doing general retail work, including but not limited to helping customers, ringing up sales, and cleaning cleaning cleaning! You will also be writing blog posts and posting to other social media, starring in our YouTube and Facebook Live videos, as well as entering products into our POS system and performing other retail-related tasks as needed. Meanwhile, you will dress the part, wearing our brands during your shifts to show our store visitors just how amazing this fashion can look.

Requirements:

* You must be at least 18 years old
* You must be legally eligible to work in the US (either a US citizen or on a valid work visa)
* You must be well-versed in the fashion we sell
* You must be close enough to us to be able to get to work on time without exception
* You must be friendly and eager to "dress up" in the fashion during your work shifts
* You must be prepared to work during conventions (unless your coworkers can cover your shifts)
* You must be able to work at least one day on the weekend

Preferred but not required:

* Previous retail experience
* Your own wardrobe of clothes representing one of our brands
* Social media experience (personal experience is fine)

This is a part-time position, two to three days per week. Shifts are generally from 12:30-8pm.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to info@bssbnyc.com with the subject JOB APPLICATION

If you have one, attaching a photo of yourself wearing one of our brands will help us to gauge your coordination skills and interest in the clothes we sell. This photo can be neck down if you prefer. Your knowledge and personal sense of style are important parts of this job. Please do not send us any photos of yourself not wearing Japanese fashion - we are only interested in seeing how you wear the clothes.

To those who have applied in the past, if you are still interested, please send us any updates to your resume and cover letter so we know you would still like to be considered.

We will only contact those who are selected for an interview.

Thanks in advance to all applicants!

 


A surprise shipment of new items is here~! February 11 2017

We've just received a brand new shipment to our store!

Our adorable new additions include the much anticipated Usakumya's face Bag and Kumakumya’s face Bag!



We've even received a limited selection of new styles of shoes!



These items are now available in store and online, so visit us today or catch our New Arrivals page for all the new products!


Reservations for "Lady Vanessa's Fortune Teller BOX" series start now! February 10 2017

★ We'll begin accepting reservations for Alice and the Pirates's "Lady Vanessa's Fortune Teller BOX" series starting today! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering. 

February 10th - 12th: In store, phone, and email reservations will be accepted for store pickup only, some items can be guaranteed immediately.

February 15th: Reservations for either store pickup or shipping will be accepted, subject to availability - you may now order items from our web site here.

Items marked with a "★" can be ordered by email starting now, subject to availability.

For any questions or to order in person, by email or phone, please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100.
 

~ Expected release in mid - late February ~

Please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100 if you have any questions prior to ordering, or if you'd prefer to order in person or by email.

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information from the Japanese web site. You can now order these products through our web site - please click here to do so.

P13OJ205 Lady Vanessa’s Fortune Teller BOX jumper skirt - $284


P13SK503 Lady Vanessa’s Fortune Teller BOX long skirt - $208



P13PN504 Long lace petticoat - $160 



P13BL406 Irene Lace Blouse - $170 ★



P13OT010 Fortune chain belt $82



P13OT017 Clarissa Pearl Choker $160 ★



P13HA903 Empress dress hat $160 ★



Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering.

We hope to hear from you soon~ !


Baby, the Stars Shine Bright NYC first shipment highlights video for 2017! February 03 2017

Today we're showing you some of our favorites from our recent January/February shipment! Petrina and Eve show off some of our most recent additions for Valentine's Day and beyond!


All of our newest products can be found on the New Arrivals page - check them out!

Here are direct links to the items shown in the video:

 
Want to see more videos like this? Subscribe to our YouTube channel!

 


Reservations for "Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~" start February 3rd! February 03 2017

★ We will begin accepting reservations for Baby, the Stars Shine Bright's
"Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~" series on February 3rd! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering.

The reservation schedule is as follows:
February 3rd - 5th: In store, phone, and email reservations will be accepted for store pickup only, some items can be guaranteed immediately.

February 8th: Reservations for either store pickup or shipping will be accepted, subject to availability - items will be posted to our web site for ordering on this date.

Please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100.


~ Expected release in mid - late February ~

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information from the Japanese web site.

B41OJ207 Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~ jumper skirt I - $246


B41OJ208 Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~ jumper skirt II - $246



B41SK509 Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~ skirt - $160



B41BL408 Marguerite blouse - $152



B41OH904 Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~ head dress - $44



B41SC822 Heart Marguerite~The secret love hidden inside my heart~ over knee socks - $24


B41HA928 Marguerite barrette - $44 ★



B41HA913 Marguerite ribbon hair band - $22 ★



B41OT028 Marguerite wrist bouquet - $46 ★



B41HA915 Marguerite straw hat - $86 ★



B41BG819 Marguerite basket bag - $62 ★




B41OP314 Sweet Marguerite one piece dress - $304 ★



B41HA914 Sweet Marguerite head dress - $38 ★

Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering. We hope to hear from you soon~!


Reservations for "Flora Lace" begin January 31st! February 01 2017

★ We'll begin accepting reservations for Baby, the Stars Shine Bright's "Flora Lace" series starting January 31st! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering. For this series, we will need to
check on availability with the head office before we can finalize your order.

For any questions or to order in person, by email or phone, please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100.
 


Please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100 if you have any questions prior to ordering, or if you'd prefer to order in person or by email.

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information from the Japanese web site. You can now order these products through our web site - please click here to do so.

B41JS206 Flora Lace jumper skirt - $218


B41CO319 Flora Lace coat - $322



B41PO702 Flora Lace pullover - $76



B41PO703 Flora Lace yoke pullover - $78



Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering.

We hope to hear from you soon~ !


~ Weekly Coordinates ~ January 29 2017

Welcome to this week's coordinate post! These coordinates were chosen by our shop staff Kitsy and Eve! You can find these products in our store or online!

Alice and the Pirates


P12OJ224 Sugar plum Fairy Princess jumper skirt - $266 (in-store only)
P12CP322 A / P Opal church choir cape - $160.00 $112.00 (sale!)
P12OH916 A Snowy Christmas Eve Mysterious Gift Present Ribbon beret - $114
P12BL414 Satin frill frill blouse - $142.00 $71 (sale!)

 


P12OP321 A/P Opal church choir one piece dress $312.00 $218.40 (sale!)
P12BO108 NUTCRACKER bolero - $122.00 $61.00 (sale!)
P12OH916 A Snowy Christmas Eve Mysterious Gift Present Ribbon beret - $114
P12BG830 Gift box bag - $190

We look forward to seeing you soon!


A new bright and colorful shipment is here! Includes items from "Kumya-chan's Love Love Valentine" and more! January 27 2017

A brand new shipment arrived today!


New additions and matching accessories include items from BABY, the Stars Shine Bright's "Kumya-chan's Love Love Valentine" series, and Alice and the Pirates' "Ophelia Bouquet ~A Night buried in Flowers~" and "Alice and the Secret of the Mysterious Dressmaker" series!

    

Valentine's day is approaching which makes a perfect excuse to get Kumya chan’s Love Love Valentine jumper skirt II or the classic Dessert One Piece Dress. If you love collecting prints, we recommend the Kumya chan’s Love Love Valentine tote bag!

 
  

Check out our New Arrivals collection today for these and many more new items!

We look forward to seeing you soon~!


New Year Party In Store Event Report! January 20 2017

This past weekend we held a party at our store to celebrate the new year and the start of our winter sale at our Lower East Side location! All of our guests wore a variety of coordinates for the occasion. 



Our guests enjoyed delicious sandwiches, cakes, and tarts from Tea & Sympathy. We also had party games and a coordinate contest. We also had a group photo to commemorate the occasion and show off everyone's outsanding outfits. At the end, everyone was given a goodie bag with items from both BABY, the Stars Shine Bright and Tokyo Rebel!






We even livestreamed some of the event for all of our fans who always wanted to visit!



💕 We want to thank you all for coming to celebrate with us and hope you enjoyed the event! We look forward to making many more memories! 💕

Reservations for "The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER" begin January 20th! January 19 2017

★ We will begin accepting reservations for Alice and the Pirates's 
"The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER" series on January 20th! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering.

The reservation schedule is as follows:
January 20th - 22nd: In store, phone, and email reservations will be accepted for store pickup only, some items can be guaranteed immediately.

January 25th: Reservations for either store pickup or shipping will be accepted, subject to availability - items will be posted to our web site for ordering on this date.

Please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100.


~ Expected release in early - mid February ~

Come here my pretty pretty…
Let me tell your Fortune.
The tarOt Tells the future…
Does the tarOt really tell the future?
It’s up to you whether beLieve or not.

The life is the sum of all your choices…

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information from the Japanese web site.

P13OJ203 The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER jumper skirt I - $274


P13OJ204 The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER jumper skirt II - $274
 


P13SK502 The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER skirt - $190



P13SC809 The Destiny Arcana and the Stars will lead you, FORTUNE TELLER over knee socks - $24



P13HA905 FORTUNE TELLER veil - $152



P13OT013 Chain cuffs ring - $66

Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering. We hope to hear from you soon~!


2017 Winter Sale! January 14 2017

It's that time of year again!
 
Our annual WINTER sale starts! 
Many items marked 30-50% off their regular price!

💕 In-store: Now! 💕
💕 Online: Starting January 16th 💕

Visit us now to see the sale items! The sale racks will be marked, and all sale items will have green tags!

Sale prices will be reflected at checkout - any questions, please ask a staff member!



Please keep in mind the following "house rules" that are always in force:

  • Sale items do not qualify for point cards or point card stamps.
  • We cannot change prices on already purchased items that are part of the sale.
  • There is a try-on limit of 3 items at a time and 5 items total. Please pick out your very favorite items to try on.
  • Please ask for assistance before using our changing room. We do reserve the right to decline a try-on for any reason.
  • No photos or videos are allowed anywhere in our store, especially the changing room.
  • Please see our store page for more info on changing room etiquette at our store.

We thank you for your cooperation and look forward to seeing you! ♪


Reservations for "Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection" begin January 13th! January 12 2017

★ We will begin accepting reservations for Baby, the Stars Shine Bright's 
"Invitation from 5th Avenue~a blue box filled with all my affection" series on January 13th! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering.

The reservation schedule is as follows:
January 13th - 15th: In store, phone, and email reservations will be accepted for store pickup only, some items can be guaranteed immediately.

January 18th: Reservations for either store pickup or shipping will be accepted, subject to availability - items will be posted to our web site for ordering on this date.

Items marked with a "★" can be ordered by email starting now, subject to availability.

To order, please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100.


~ Expected release in late January - mid February ~

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information from the Japanese web site.

B41OJ203 Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection~frill jumper skirt - $274


B41OJ204 Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection~ribbon jumper skirt - $274
 


B41OP303 Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection~one piece dress - $294



B41SK506 Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection~skirt - $190
 


B41OH902 Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection~head bow - $50



B41OH903 Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection~barrette - $38



B41OT003 Invitation from 5th Avenue~A blue box filled with all my affection~echarpe - $54



B41TI814 Invitation from 5th Avenue print tights - $40



B41BL403 Invitation from 5th Avenue blouse - $152 



B41JS205 Wishing for your fortune jumper skirt - $360 



B41HA906 Wishing for your fortune hat - $160 



B41HA907 Invitation from 5th Avenue rosette - $34 



B41HA908 Invitation from 5th Avenue ribbon comb - $30 



B41HA911 Invitation from 5th Avenue mini hat - $86 


Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering. We hope to hear from you soon~!


~ Weekly Coordinates ~ January 08 2017

Welcome to this week's coordinate post! These coordinates were chosen by our shop staff Petrina and Eve! You can find these products in our store or online!

Alice and the Pirates




P12JS220 Nostalgic time travel jumper skirt II - $322
P12BL440 Clara Ribbon Blouse - $122
P12OH903 The Grace ~ Hymn of the Departure Beret - $114
Nutcracker Bolero - $140




P12JS227 Twin Revolution Jumper skirt - $274
P12BL414 Satin frill frill blouse - $142
P12HA943 Airy rose head dress - $62
P23AC028 Devil horns clip - $76

We look forward to seeing you soon!


Reservations for "Mihara Mitsukazu × ALICE and the PIRATES Prince Kokoro Gymnasium" start January 6th! ★ January 07 2017

★ We'll begin accepting reservations for Alice and the Pirates' "Mihara Mitsukazu × ALICE and the PIRATES Prince Kokoro Gymnasium" series starting January 6th! ★

Please view the reservation policy here before ordering. Note, however that this series can be ordered directly through our web site.
 


The reservation schedule is as follows:
Mihara Mitsukazu × ALICE and the PIRATES "Prince Kokoro Gymnasium"
(build-to-order)

Reservations officially accepted January 6th 1PM ET to January 22nd 8PM ET
subject to availability.

~ Expected release in late February - early March 2017 ~
Please visit our store, email order@bssbnyc.com or call us at 212-460-9100 if you have any questions prior to ordering, or if you'd prefer to order in person or by email.

Items newly up for reserve (prices do not include tax):

Please click each image for more information or to order.

P13HC303 "Prince Kokoro Gymnasium" Capelet Jacket (build-to-order) - $256


P13HC603 "Prince Kokoro Gymnasium" Short Pants with Garters (build-to-order) - $152



P13HC403 "Prince Kokoro Gymnasium" Jabot Blouse (build-to-order) - $172



P13HC005 "Prince Kokoro Gymnasium" Frill Collar (build-to-order) - $132



P13OT006 ribbon charm I - $32



P13OT007 ribbon charm II - $34



P13OT008 ribbon charm III - $32



P13SC801 "Afternoon nap Gymnasium" Overknee socks - $30



P13SC802 "Night out Gymnasium" Overknee socks - $30


Please feel free to ask us any questions about these items that you might have prior to ordering.

We hope to hear from you soon~ !


New Year Tea Party! January 05 2017

Eat, Drink and Celebrate the New Year with BABY, the Stars Shine Bright NYC!

We'll be having a private party to celebrate the new year on Saturday, January 14th from 2-5PM. Enjoy yummy catered snacks and desserts - and receive special gifts from both Tokyo Rebel and Baby, the Stars Shine Bright at the end of the event as a token of our appreciation!

Tickets are $44 and limited in number, so order early!
We'll be posting tickets to our web site this Sunday January 8 at 1PM ET.

We can't wait to see your new year coordinates
See you soon~

SPECIAL AVAILABILITY!
We will also have a very special set for sale at the tea party!

P12HC301  La Belle et la secret de la Rose dress [limited build-to-order] (Bordeaux)



P12HC904  La Belle et la secret de la Rose barrette [limited build-to-order] (Bordeaux)

These will only be sold as a matching set - $958 (+ tax)
A lottery will be held for those interested - please let us know at the party if you'd like to be included!

Build-to-order items are normally not sold in any BABY stores, so this is your one chance to buy this set if you missed out on reservations!

  BABY, the Stars Shine Bright NYC/Tokyo Rebel New Year Tea Party
Date: Saturday, January 14th, 2017
Venue: 158 Allen St, New York
Time: 2-5 PM
(We'll open to the public at 5:30PM for regular store hours - please note that we will be closed completely prior to the party)

Please bring your ID to the party if you are on the guest list.