Situated in New York City’s East Village, Koan is a modern day general store. But instead of finding packs of gum, newspapers and soda pop, you’ll find new and vintage clothing, unique design items, art from local artists and practical yet quirky household items. The space is creative, fun, pleasing to the senses, playful and unpretentious. It focuses on carrying items that have the power to inspire, whose designs have a purpose or a meaning, and companies that donate to charities. It’s the perfect little shop to find that spur-of-the-moment gift for your friend or something unique to brighten up your day. So, go ahead, jump on in and discover all of Koan’s treasures.