Politics Sci-Tech Culture Celebrity
Browsing Tag

spa

What 300 or so Gem Spa T-shirts look like

A shipment of 850 Gem Spa T-shirts arrived today... at Gem Spa on Second Avenue at St. Mark's Place.Steven took these shots. Parul Patel, who's running the shop these days, estimated that 300 were in these photos...These are the T-shirts…

Jeremiah’s Vanishing New York: Gem Spa Cash Mob

Saturday's cash mob for Gem Spa was a great success. I can't tell you how many gallons of U-Bet were used, but the egg cream soda fountain never stopped flowing for three hours, as fans of Gem lined up out the door of the store to get a…

Gem Spa is now a 'Schitibank'

The down-but-not-out Gem Spa on Second Avenue and St. Mark's Place has been transformed into a "Schitibank" — "A New concept bank, in New York's bohemian East Village," per the new signage. (Thanks to the EVG reader for the photo!)A nice…

Gem Spa to Schitibank

Last night at midnight, all ready for Saturday's cash mob, Gem Spa was transformed -- into a vivid dystopian vision of the new St. Mark's Place. It is now Schitibank, a play on the rumor that Citibank wants to move into the corner space…

My best-worst spa session ever – Jeffrey Denny

Juvenex spa, from timeout.comWhen Yelp is a cry for helpJeffrey DennyIf you’re a strong/sensitive, red-blooded American dude who treats his body as a temple — don’t we all? — then of course you love regular spa treatments.No, brosef —…

Pin It on Pinterest