With its cult-like following, it did not take long for word to spread about the opening of Roberta Roller Rabbit at 130 Greenwich Ave. The brand’s signature style has shoppers excited to stock up on summer clothing for women, men, and children as well as home decor and accessories. As soon as you step inside you cannot help but feel energized with the delightful array of resort-inspired colors and patterns. With the grand opening celebration less than two weeks away, here’s your chance learn more details about the mastermind behind it all, Roberta Freymann, and see her top picks for the season.
Fragrance: Infusion d’ Iris by Prada
Splurge: Cashmere Shawls from the Far East, I collect them.
Last-minute gift: Bone inlay box from my store year round, a set of beach towels in the summer!
Vacation Spot: Punta del Este, Uruguay (where I have a store with my daughter, Gabriela) and St. Tropez
City in the World: Paris
Cocktail: Campari with a splash of orange juice
On iPod: Verdi’s Don Carlo
Unfulfilled Ambition: Opera Singer!
Thoughts on Fairfield County: Divine homes, breathtaking views especially in the spring and fall.
Charity: Sambhali Trust, a non-profit charitable organization working to empower women and girls in Rajasthan, India. I have an ongoing project with the foundation. The women in the sewing center produce all the toys we sell from scrap fabric and in turn proceeds from the sales go back to Sambhali Trust.
Pet Peeves: Waiting for a table at restaurants, chewing gum, people who don’t pick up after their dogs.
On Nightstand: bottle of Evian and a glass, pictures of my grandchildren, iPhone, reading glasses, and the weekend Financial Times.
Reading List: El Francotirador Paciente by Arturo Perez Reverte
Prized Possession: My Scotties, Alfa and Romeo!
Guilty Pleasure: Dark chocolate, French bread & butter, Vacherine cheese
Be sure to join us on May 13, 6-9pm to celebrate the grand opening of Roberta Roller Rabbit, 103 Greenwich Avenue.
In the meantime, check out Roberta Freymann’s top ten picks for summer.
Jemina PomPom Scarf
Beach Shirt Dress Arcade
Elsa Bondi Beach Bag
Lalita Emb Kurta Delfina