For those who have lived and/or worked in Park Slope for more than a decade, it is always shocking to see Fifth Avenue referred to as the neighborhood's "main shopping district" and Seventh Avenue being "in the shadows" of Fifth. Not long ago, it was just the opposite!
So, we post this link to Time Out New York's article not to promote Seventh Avenue (although the stores listed are ones we do use, from time to time) but to mark it as a moment in time. My, how things have changed!
Link: Ten Things We Love About Seventh Avenue [Time Out NY]