Where To Find the Perfect Holiday Gift on the Upper West Side

Sometimes, it can be difficult to find that perfect gift for everyone on your holiday list. However, in a busy neighborhood like the Upper West Side, there are tons of local shops sporting interesting gift items to make everyone happy this December.

If you’re on the hunt for  gifts this weekend, then check out some of these Upper West Side stores for a gift that’s sure to impress. Plus, you won’t have to venture far from your Sagamore apartment to do it!

Shishi, located at 2488 Broadway, New York which is a four minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a contemporary women’s boutique selling a selection of trendy, relaxed casualwear.

Awarded by TimeO ut New York as a best value boutique, you know that you’re in for a great deal as well some beautiful, unique clothing when you stop by Shishi. If there’s a fashionista on your list, then check out this shop!

Laytner’s Linen and Home, located at 2270 Broadway, New York which is a 10 minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a neighborhood standby for a variety of home staples, from bedding and towels to furniture and appliances.

Laytner’s has been serving the NYC community and beyond for over 50 years. They are proud bedding experts who believe a comfy bed is a happy customer. Fans of Laytner’s love their bedding for its quality and durability. Their selection is well priced, beautiful and woven to last!



2488 Broadway, New York, NY 10025

(646) 692-4510


Laytner’s Linen and Home

2270 Broadway, New York, NY 10024

(212) 724-0180

Where to Get the Best Mother Gifts on the Upper West Side


Looking for the perfect gift for Mom, Grandma or the woman in your life who has been like a mother to you? The Upper West Side has plenty of great shops, boutiques and stores you can stop in that have great gift options for Mother’s Day this year. Here are some suggestions of where you can go to snatch the perfect gift to show your appreciation this Mother’s Day.


Museum Shops: Stop by one of the many museums of the Upper West Side and pick out the perfect gift for mom. They have great options, even if she isn’t a history buff! Scarfs, jewelry and several other small gifts are elegant and have a fun cultural connection to NYC! The Natural History Museum and New-York Historical Society on Central Park West are close by to the Sagamore and worth the trip.


Paper Source: Need the perfect card and packaging? Paper Source has the cutests bags and gift wrapping options as well as homemade cards that you can pick out to send a special message. They also carry items that you can add to your gift as well! Stationary, planners, calendars, wine glass, colorful pens and more can all be found in their shop.


KT Collection: The perfect place to pick up nice jewelry as a Mother’s Day gift that won’t hurt your wallet! KT Collection is located on Columbus and 73rd, and  is bigger and better then ever since it recently opened in this new location. Not sure what Mom will like? They sell all kinds of jewelry as well as purses, brooches, gloves and limited edition items. Stop by with the guest of honor on Mother’s Day and let her pick out her favorite items while enjoying complimentary champagne.


Upper West Side Bookstores: You can never go wrong with picking out the perfect book that will make for a good read. If you know Mom’s favorite book genre or author, stop by one of the many bookstores throughout the Upper Side and get a new read! Most bookstores have a gift section as well. Book Culture is  on 83rd and Columbus, Westsider houses rare books and records if you are looking for hat and of course the Upper West Side has their very own Barnes and Noble as well.


American Natural History Museum

Central Park West & 79th St

New York, NY 10024

(212) 769-5100


New York Historical Society

170 Central Park West

NY, NY 10024



Westsider Books

2246 Broadway

New York, NY 10024

(212) 362-0706


Paper Source

309 Columbus Ave

New York, NY 10023


Book Culture

450 Columbus Ave.

(212) 595-1962


Barnes and Noble

2289 Broadway

New York, NY 10024



KT Collection

276 Columbus Avenue

New York, NY 10023