Always be prepared.
If you’ve got ’em, flaunt ’em. Tuck your business cards into a silk pouch ($14) handmade by Prospect Park’s Katrin Reifeiss.
Compose an impromptu haiku for your morning barista on Lady Pym’s personalized social stationery (50 for $110) — the designs were inspired by NYC neighborhoods.
Every day, a whopping 100 million pens are discarded worldwide. LIC-based Seltzer holds the waste at bay with its jaunty new inker ($8) that lasts for seven years.
Use these hand-stitched leather covers ($5) to help distinguish which key goes where. They also make it easier to keep track of who you want to take home, à la The Ice Storm.
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Even dedicated New Yorkers need a little guidance sometimes. Discreetly look up your train on this cute heart-shaped map ($4).
For a trompe l’oeil laptop case, coffee inhaler, and more things to throw in your handbag, go to ShopTalk.