Shop fronts and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Here’s a selection of shop fronts and street signs I came across during my many walks around Brooklyn and Manhattan a couple of weeks ago.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Although a lot of the traditional store fronts of New York are being replaced by bland modern signage, there’s still a fair few old shop signs to be found.

I love the typography on this one on the Lower East Side.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Steve’s Food Center, Lower East Side.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Bistro Petit at 170 S 3rd St, Brooklyn.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Liquors sign at Metropolitan and Leonard, Brooklyn.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Truck signage.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Vintage Clothing sign, Bushwick.

Shop fronts and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Timeless metal barn, Bushwick.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Old bathroom store (now a bar) on Flushing Avenue, Bushwick.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Pentecostal Mission, Grand St, Brooklyn.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Allstar Ready Mix, by Morgan Avenue station.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Old Luncheonette sign, Greenpoint.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Star Deli, Greenpoint.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Fabulously deconstructed sign.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Grady’s Cold Brew, Williamsburg.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Dead End, Brooklyn.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Painting on wall of shop, Williamsburg.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Natan Borlam, Williamsburg.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Auto Parts, Williamsburg.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Street sign, Williamsburg.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Wonder store, Bushwick.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Fat Albert, Flushing Avenue, Brooklyn.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Bed Bugs, Bushwick.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Flat Fix, Central Ave, Bushwick.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Auto repair store, Myrtle Avenue.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Painted advert, Myrtle Avenue.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

It’s National Hamburger Month. Awesome!

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Old and new signs, Williamsburg.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Beauty & Essex – 146 Essex Street NYC

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Cleaners, Greenwich Village.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Otto’s Shrunken Head, E 14th St, Manhattan.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Papaya Dog, East Village.

Shop fronts and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

You can’t knock the value!

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

24 hour Lower East Side Coffee Shop.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

By Manhattan Bridge.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Police sign stuck on bush, W33rd.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

Soho Psychic.

Shop signs and street signs in Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, New York

The beautiful neon frontage of Clover Delicatessen, Midtown.