Our Daily Thread: The House of Waris Pop-up

If you do one thing this weekend, visit Waris Ahluwalia's House of Waris pop-up shop in Chelsea. A tented refuge of tea, art and books, it's only open through Sunday.

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Waris Ahluwalia hosts the House of Waris pop-up through Sunday, a far-west Chelsea tented refuge of tea, art and books with a spot out back to sit and sip.
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Inside the alcove are blown-up black-and-white prints taken throughout the city, plus style-heavy books and tins of tea.
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House of Waris totes with a charming screen print logo.
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A row of original drawings by Richie Tenenbaum--you know, of The Royal Tenenbaums.
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Such curiosities on display include vintage films like this 1959 Portuguese classic.
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If you need help prying open your tea tin (though, you won't), there's the Cynthia Rowley tool kit.
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A.P.C. garment wash—the ultimate luxury detergent, in our opinion.
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A window looking out to the alley's tea tent and terrace features a poem by the Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore.
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Tea from Masala Chai to Darjeeling First Flush is available for $20 a pot.
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There's Waris, hanging out on bales of supima cotton by the tea lounge tent.
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