Still Enchanted After All These Years

Enchantments’ owner, Stacy Rapp. (The Guardian).

The Guardian, a British newspaper, profiles Enchantments in Manhattan,  which “after 34 years in business in the East Village, with the recession and the rising rents of gentrification claiming so many small businesses . . . might make anyone believe in magic.”

Read the whole thing. (Thanks to Mama Fauna.)

2 Comments

  1. Medeina Ragana says:

    Very nice article. What happened to The Magical Childe? When Slater died did the shop close? I used to buy things from him when it existed in the late 60s, early 70s.

  2. Chas Clifton says:

    A New York friend who wishes to remain anonymous writes, “It lasted a couple of years until his heirs snorted the remains of the estate. I know no further details.”