The Real Deal New York

Greenport gets its groove on

North Fork village attracts more trendy retailers, but most name-brand stores stay away

July 21, 2015 04:30PM
By Elaine Pofeldt

Downtown Greenport

Downtown Greenport

From the July issue: Heidi Kelso, a TV producer from Manhattan, opened her boutique Lido as a side business in Greenport in 2012.

Selling a mix of resort wear, jewelry and home furnishings, Kelso, a first-time retailer, kept the store open during the tourist season for the past three years. But the shop has done so well that in May, she moved across the street to 132 Main Street, a larger, 1,500-square-foot space once occupied by the kitchen accessories shop Cookery Dock. [more]