Lest we forget what that NY stands for, Donna Karan drops a line of denim named for NYC hoods. Trendy cuts for women like the Avenue B Jean and the Soho Skinny; Brooklyn and Bleecker for the boys... read more
During the rise of premium denim and the hipster obsession with Americana, Earnest Sewn opened in the Meatpacking and started selling $10 bundles of lavender like it was the hot new party drug. Tha... read more
Yacht Rock for the 21st century. Seattle casualwear pros continue play for global domination with Fifth Avenue flagship. Palm trees convey tropical vibes as you browse through well-made polos, swea... read more
Once upon a time, Stacy Bendet liked to make pants: skinny pants, striped pants, bell bottoms, she liked them all. The founder of Theory, who also liked her pants, partnered up with her, and the al... read more
Started in Normandy in 1889, re-ushered in under the J.Crew umbrella of upscale prep. Iconic nautical stripes and cable knits fill intimate space on Bleecker. Seaworthy sweaters with buttoned shoul... read more
Park Slope branch of No Relation/Atlantis Attic/Urban Jungle family. Just like its sibs, offers massive selection covering sweaters, dresses, jackets, flannels. Super-cheap shoe section, from cowbo... read more
Proprietor from Williamsburg boutique Otte opens shop on Vanderbilt. Clean, simple space; two straight racks against white walls, with curtained-off dressing stalls in the back. De-cluttered select... read more
The only people with a chance at beating New Yorkers at the style game are the Parisians, and they've made a bold foray into our fair city with this elegant boutique. Gorgeous space conceptualized ... read more
This aptly-named Cobble Hill boutique caters to the duality of women: their girly-pink whimsical side, and their spicy- let's-go-out flavor. Brooklyn chicks can peruse the store's brimming treasure... read more
The likes of ScoJo and Penelope Cruz have driven the buzz for this Barcelona-based chain. Analogous to fellow Spaniards Zara, or maybe a higher-quality H&M, stocks cute, fashionable, affordable... read more
Strives to make shopping for jeans a more civilized experience, ditching the piles and clutter for clean lines and open spaces. Holy order of denim brands, including DL1961, Current/Elliott, Henry ... read more
Manhattan's Lower East Side isn't exactly a bastion of family values, but the creation of Brooklyn designer Annie Havlicek's new womenswear boutique was nevertheless a family affair, with direction... read more
Modern, clean-cut line of eco-friendly designs contrasts with the sporty-chic essentials of sister labels Y-3 and adidas Originals. Organic cotton and water-resistant nylon build the foundation for... read more
The permalance gig between Yohji Yamamoto and Adidas has, since it began in 2003, become one of the most celebrated collaborations in fashion history. This Soho location opened its’ doors dur... read more
IN PREVIEW. Rebecca Minkoff, the girly designer with the heart of a rock 'n' roller, may not be the first name that falls off the sartorial tongue when it comes to futuristic frocks, but at NYFW he... read more
The ostensibly potty-mouthed FCUK thing was hot for about a New York minute, but there's plenty more on offer at this British export. Latest looks make their way to blouse, sweater, sweat, and deni... read more
90,000 square feet of retail delight plopped down on Fifth Avenue. It's Uniqlo's biggest store in the entire world--which makes the company's theme, "Made For All", a rather literal statement. A se... read more
Sick of seeing your cherished shirts and necklaces worn by hundreds of other sweaty subway-riders? Cringe no more, you fashion maverick; the Brooklyn-based designer duo behind this tailoring shop c... read more
If you can get past the fact that you can't get past the hoardes of tourists at this NY landmark, then step right into the world's largest store. Step in, peruse the Michael Kor sequin shirts and s... read more
One-stop shopping with great blend of cutting-edge chic and ready-t...
Michael White of Ai Fiori et al does an Italian steakhouse south of...
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Appointment-only, hour-long guided shopping experience. Second show...
Sleek spinning studio became a mini-chain in a snap. Addictive clas...