Sorry JLove, I have been busy work wise. Campaign season.
So much to say, have no idea where to begin. I will just ramble and then note some of my usual spots/bait places/favourites and note the address for you.
Bargains and vintage you should venture to Brooklyn.
I love love love Williamsburg as well as Greenpoint and Parkslope ( all neighbourhoods in Brooklyn) for shopping and eateries. There are so many places in Brooklyn that are worth venturing to but the above is where I always seem to end up.
Williamsburg is an extremely trendy cool kid area. I can only compare it to