Fantasy Lighting: Indulge Your Lighting Dreams

At Fantasy Lighting, shoppers can indulge the glow of their lighting dreams. Custom lamps and shades along with vintage lighting and furnishings are the signature pieces in this stunning store on Melrose Ave. According to owner Mark Trabulus, the shop has been around in “one form or another for fifty years. I’ve owned it now […]

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Spartina: Rustic Italian in a Sleek Space

Opened in 2015, Spartina is a modern Italian trattoria, with sophisticated food and stylish flair. The extensive menu offers everything from grilled avocado to pizzas, and the exquisite pastas are as unique as they are tasty, from the cauliflower to the Burrata Ravioli with Sea Urchin. Chef and owner Stephen Kalt is in his element […]

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Mother’s Day On Melrose: The 2017 Gift And Specials Guide

You can count on Melrose for gift-giving and celebrations of all kinds, and Mother’s Day is no exception. Our unique and diverse shops have endless options for clothes, jewelry, spa services, and other offerings of love and appreciation for Mom. Also, our cafes, restaurants, and bars provide plenty of ways to share a great meal […]

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If You Give a Dog a Bone, Make it OrangeBone

OrangeBone is a delightful and modern shop catering to man’s best friend. The Melrose Avenue dog grooming salon and boutique shop always makes their customers feel at home, according to assistant manager Laura Peduto. “We are open and friendly, and we always make customers feel comfortable when they come in with their dogs. It’s really […]

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