New York City is full of hidden places... alleys, tunnels, bars, and... turn of the century candy shops?! This fully functioning outpost is like a super awesome version of the street candy vendor and looks as if a "Wizard of Oz" style twister dropped it out of the sky and into the financial district. I read about this magical location over on my new favorite NYC blog, Scouting NY, and ventured downtown last weekend to see it in person. I really did have to see this place with my own eyes. Check out Scouting NY's post here for lots of pictures!
While you can't buy nail polish at the 77 Candy Store, you can head across the street to Ye Olde Duane Reade.
Of course another candy manicure is in order! The ingredients in this "glitter sandwich" are (from bottom to top) Essie Fiji, followed by Milani Gems, and topped with OPI Step Right Up. Back in May during the
Here are great glitter sandwich creations from some talented bloggers - I love how each look is a little different!
Visit the 77 Candy Store at 77 Water Street in lower Manhattan. No joke, this place DOES exist!