Photo Essays: Christmas in the West Village

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Ah, Christmas in the city – is there any better time of year to be in NYC? Last year I did no fewer than three Photo Essays on the Upper East Side’s holiday decorations (here, here, and here) – which I still might do this year, if I can find the time to get out there and really explore! Anyway, last Saturday I ventured down to the West Village to walk around and see what they had going on for the holidays. It was so much fun, and so festive – wreaths, garlands, and twinkle lights everywhere. Since I was in the West Village I also seized the opportunity to stop into Dominique Ansel Kitchen and try the cinnamon spun roll, which I’ve been obsessing over ever since seeing it on Instagram. So. Good. And look:

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How cute are these little gingerbread men!

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Keep reading to see the rest! 

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photos by me


  1. Jenny says: December 9, 2015

    This is such a lovely series of posts. I would love to visit New York at Christmas, your photos are beautiful x

  2. Eva says: December 9, 2015

    How pretty! You take such awesome pictures. What kind of camera do you use? Merry Christmas?

  3. Dorothy says: December 9, 2015

    Beautiful inspirational photos. Love all these photo stories!!

  4. Elana says: December 10, 2015

    You have the best eye! Was that Carrie’s house in Sex in the City? Also, the ornaments in the planter are so whimsical.

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