Owners Alisa Grifo and Marco ter Haar Romeny travel all over the world, ferreting out the everyday—yet beautiful—artifacts of a culture or a region, whether it's an orange peeler from Florida or a mending kit from Germany. The spoils of their trips are displayed at their eccentric you-have-to-know-about-it-to-know-it's-there second-floor store. 95 Spring St., Second Fl. SOHO 212‑226-8601, kioskkiosk.com
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Exhibit A: a model plane priced at a casual $26,000.
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