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With a record-themed wine shop, an artisanal cocktail joint, and a haute
cheese-inspired beer bar, the tippity-top spot of the Upper East Side is slowly
Some call it the Upper East Side, or the Upper-Upper East Side. For others,
it’s Spanish Harlem or East Harlem. There’s also a whisper of (cringe)
SpaHa — a newly-minted realtor’s term that can only forecast what’s in
store for the neighborhood. (#hipsters) Call it what you will, the area around (and
mostly above) the 96th Street subway stop is home to a host of hotspots
that are making the longer commute cool. (Who would have ever thought those words
would be uttered?) Click through our cheat-sheet for a few newbies — and some old standbys — to hit the ‘hood right.
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Over-the-knee boots are almost unanimously beloved. If you're averse to pants, the leg coverage allows you roam free without the constraint of trousers. On the other hand (er, foot), the style adds an extra layer of calf protection over your favorite pair of jeans. No matter how you wear 'em, they're likely a staple in read