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An American Craftsman

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Address: 790 7th Avenue, corner 52nd Street, Sheraton Manhattan Hotel, New York City, NY
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+1 212-399-2555
10:00 - 23:00
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Beautiful items, but not all are hand crafted.

I have been to this store several times and have always been impressed with the items for sale until this visit. My husband and I bought a glass Christmas Tree and assumed it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 December 2015
York, PA
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Jacksonville, Florida
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72 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

There are a gazillion stores of all varieties on 7th Avenue in and around midtown, but this one is so totally totally different that upon walking in, you wonder how you had been transported to another block somewhere. I grew up in the NY metropolitan area, love the city, go as often as I can now that I live out... More 

Thank kcoghlan
Corinth, Texas
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

There are so many wonderful items in this store. As some of the posts before have mentioned, not everything is American made. However, there are so many amazing and unique and one-of-a-kind items that it was so fun to browse. I ended up also going to Gallery 55 (150 West 55th Street) and purchased a beautiful hand blown glass oil... More 

Thank Amya0131
Denton, Texas
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Purchased item on Saturday. Salesperson looked up artist and location item was made before purchase. Went back Sunday to purchase glass vase and consider chair and also needed additional matching chair. Owner was rude and would not disclose artist before purchase ? Keeping artist a secret does not help artist. Who buys expensive art without knowing artist and or where... More 

Thank FredT64
Slane, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

I knew I was in trouble when I walked in.......What an amazing collection of art and crafts. From the handmade wooden boxes to the beautiful glass Kaleidoscopes, to the wood furniture, of which I bought the most amazing Walnut chair. Staff could not have been nicer and Olga sorted our purchase and shipping with no bother. Highly recommend.

Thank 1IrishMrs
York, PA
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110 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

I have been to this store several times and have always been impressed with the items for sale until this visit. My husband and I bought a glass Christmas Tree and assumed it would have been made by an American Craftsman. After we got home and unpacked it we found the "Made in China sticker on the box". Not the... More 

Thank Jennliner
Valley Stream, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Meeting mom for dinner. She was at theater and was walking around killing time. This store is really cool. Lots of neat pieces. Love the wood boxes. Very pricey but some items are reasonable.

Thank Alexis K
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

On my last morning in NYC, I stumbled across this gallery. I saw something that appealed to me ($585). The 2 staff were dealing with 2 other customers and while I didn't expect them to deal with me and ignore the other customers, they could have acknowledged me and given the occasional eye contact rather than (as one of them... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

One of the few art galleries in NY City showcasing Glass Art. They have quite a range of items from glass to wood and in all price ranges.

Thank Rschagrin
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32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

I went in several times because their range of good is top quality, eclectic and you want to kook at and touch everything Colours are spectacular I bought 4 items and would have more if my budget allowed

Thank Maggie M
Exton, Pennsylvania
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112 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

Even if you don't intend to buy this place has some interesting pieces of artistic crafts: jewelry, glass designs, crafted wood objects, tables, etc. If you're nearby, stop in and have a look.

Thank Wheezzee

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