Shopping Districts

Buttons, Diamonds, and Cannabis Soap

But the boroughs, as usual, are picking up the slack. In Jackson Heights, Queens, 74th Street is the place to go for INDIAN GOODS from saris to gold-filigree jewelry. And along the increasingly Islamified section of Brooklyn's Atlantic Avenue between Smith and Fulton, there's a newish crop of stores where you can buy shea butter by the pound, as well as items like INCENSE AND ESSENTIAL OILS. "Cannabis"-scented soap? They can get it for you wholesale. Or, in the great New York shopping tradition, they'll make you believe that they did.

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