Gallery: The Queens Kickshaw: Astoria Gets a New Coffee Shop Designed U...

Marital duo and partners in business Ben Sandler and Jen Lim used local reclaimed materials to create their new rustic organic coffee shop, The Queens Kickshaw. Located in Astoria, Queens, and designed by EcoSystems, the new shop is sure to be a favorite neighborhood spot. The couple decided to challenge the concept of beauty and leave most of the space in its raw form, dismissing expectations that they would plaster the walls and cover the rugged wooden floor. Inhabitat got an exclusive look inside the new space, which is set to open this Sunday, March 27.

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