Manhattan Fashion - Women
Sports chic is the genre of clothing available at Façonnable, a French store that was originally a small shop in Nice in 1952. Now a 21,000 square foot store, in Midtown East, Manhattan is full of smart yet casual and forever sporty wear.
This late 2000 addition to the Guess empire brings a very high fashion part of its philosophy to Soho, Manhattan shopping. Extremely high heels and cocktail dress form a significant part of the range.
Jaeyoon Jeong, a Korean designer, opened this Nolita store in Manhattan in 2009. Casual, yet chic attire graces the shelves and racks of the store including button down shirts for men in white, butter yellow and pink and mod tank dresses for women.
After enjoying the fashion world from the wearing it point of view for years this designer decided it was her passion and she should start designing too. Classic styles with small elements of free spirit thrown on to challenge expectations are available here.
Casual accessories abound at this Nolita store on Spring Street. Bags, scarves and hats as well as sweater jean and tee shirts hang on the racks of this girlie, fun boutique.
This UK based company has its first venture over the pond to the USA in the West Village of New York. It offers simple flattering lines to the mature women at the same time as bringing furnishings for the home that are modern and stylish.
Fab 208 has a small range of vintage clothing, which is where its origins lie, like Levi mini shirts. Vintage design boots, their own brand of jewelry, belts, hats and bags complete the accessory section and dresses, tops and skirts make up the bulk of the clothing area.
Street wear is the genre of clothing and footwear on the shelves at this lower East side store on Chrystie Street. There are tee shirts and sneakers that come from the Netherlands, Japan, Norway, Germany and Finland.
Lois Eastlund is a New Jersey born fashion designer who creates all her collection in an East Village studio. The store is located in the Lower East side and offers men's tops, mini skirts, tunics, dresses and unique hand-knitted or crocheted items.
CFG Boutique offers a selection of contemporary fashions with Chinese and American influences. The boutique is situated in Manhattan's Chinatown. Custom designs are available.
Simply a lifestyle brand that brings women's fashion and accessories together with home ware and design is the story of Matta. Lightweight easy to wear cottons, wools and silks in the form of shirts, tunics, skirts and dresses form part of the clothing range.
Cowit Furs are a third generation, full-service furriers. Based in Manhattan for over 70 years, they specialize in used furs, but also buy and sell new. Other services include cleaning, storage, repair and remodeling.
Marimekko is a fashion designer who has taken a successful quirky fashion line and turned it into a lifestyle brand for the whole family and the home too. All is brightly colored at this Upper East side store.
Owned by a native of France this elegant designer boutique features fashion wear that exudes sophistication. The West Village location plays hosts to pants, skirts, blouses and casual wear, not too many pairs of jeans in evidence here.
This company was started by a couple of Vermont girls with big city ambition. The Lower East side store opened its doors after four years of success else where in 2004. Feminine and girlie dresses bedeck the boutique as well as pretty tops and pants.
This store is the window for Hungarian designer Agi Brooks and opened in 1987. It is more modest than many shops in the area with cream-colored walls, hardwood floors and a few dressing rooms. The clothing available includes hip-hugging but swing skirts and tunic-like jackets.
This boutique located in the Nolita area of New York brings all kinds of glamorous outfits as well as trendy and unique accessories. The designs of several different artists form part of the collection here.
women who see themselves as sexy, classy and sophisticated might enjoy the designs at this boutique on Mott Street in the Nolita district of Manhattan. The obsession at this designers table is to offer girls things that make them feel and look pretty.
Some of the harder to find fashion designers and their wares are available at this Lower East Side boutique. The store feels feminine and soft but the clothes are not easily pushed around with some edge and color that is right out there.
This boutique for women has a wide range of exotic and hand-washable silks and khadi cottons shaped into clothes deigned for layering. Earth tones with a few splashes of pinks and reds set the tone.
Designer chic is available at this Italian based company store in Soho, Manhattan. Accessories like stylish leather handbags are also available for the elegant lady shopper.
This sleek black and white boutique showcases some up and coming designers and other more well known ones from the fashion world like the UK's Vivienne Westwood. Accessories are also available to set off the perfect outfit.
Opening Ceremony combines four different shopping experiences under one roof at this Soho store. New designers are displayed along side tried and tested established names as well as unique vintage clothing items and a few special items from outdoor markets.
Beyond 7 offers a stylish range of designer wear for women. Fashion dresses and separates hang on the rails and tempt the trendy but discerning shopper to try and then accessorize with the pieces of jewelry also available.
With the latest and greatest fashion designer brands on display at this Harlem store customers will enjoy the trend setting collections. Brands featured include 7 Diamonds, Diesel, The Denim Factory, Nicole Miller and Miss Sixty.
This is a spin off from the parent company of J. Crewe and is a little more girlie, although it is known for its three lines of jeans, straight, skinny and bootleg.
Originally a mens' clothing store this fashionable and trendy boutique is must see destination for the fashion conscious New Yorker. It is located in Soho on Grand Street.
High fashion and highly disposable, the clothing here is up-to-the-minute and moves from one trend to the next in lightening fast time. This means customers can visit frequently and find and afford something new often.
Women who are looking for the perfect fit pair of jeans might enjoy the luxury of having a pair tailored exactly. The tailors, who are on sight will make adjustments required to ensure a perfect fit.
This designer boutique, located on the 7th floor, brings elegant attire for those special evening events like graduation balls and cocktail parties. Bridesmaids too find options to their liking and all can be made to measure.
This store originated in Stockholm and now serves the Manhattan shopper with organic only clothing and accessories. Muted colors are the thing and pesticide and chemical-free fibers like hemp are the materials of choice here.
This elegant store carries classic traditional women's wear that has a hint of modern design to it. The collections available are also inspired by the owners love of horses and the equestrian world.
This store carries several Canadian designers handy work with some create dresses, tops and pants from north of the border. It is on Ludlow Street in the Lower East side.
Glamorous, dramatic and incomparable describe this high-end Upper East side boutique in Manhattan. It is small but well formed and carries well-cut suits and elegant evening attire.
This high end boutique serves up family fashion for women and children. The owner and daughter of Bill Cosby was inspired by French traditions where family are regarded as more important than work. In this Tribeca boutique organic products are available.
The aim of the designer behind EMc2 is to provide a combination of current fashion trends with enough style to give longevity to designs. The Nolita store has clothing, shoes and handbags available.
This Nolita store carries clothing that is vintage inspired. Customers wanting a little 1960s chic and style might find jeans, shirts or trousers that fit the bill here.
The lingerie here is ultra feminine yet sassy with designers like Cosabella, Dolce & Gabbana, Hanky Panky and La Perla. Mixona has its own label too and it intermingles its lingerie with fashion clothing to try over the top.
A unique concept in fashion began at this boutique in the 1980s which was the idea of wearing lingerie as out wear. The store still maintains this concept of wearing the inner slayers on the outside.
Vintage designer wear is lined up at this store for those who would hunt out something that is unique and stylish by its age. There are also new fashion items available that are based on vintage designs.
Distinctive designers from around the world have their ideas and creations displayed at this Manhattan boutique. Stylish and up-to-the-minute designs of dresses, shorts, crops, jackets, and tops grace the shelves.
This store originates from Japan and is compared to the Gap. It does have a range of clothing that is decent and well made but won't set fashion followers on fire as the variation lies in color and material rather than style.
This off the wall fashion store will appeal to those wanting to be wacky enough to feel like a trend setter but still stylishly flattering to ones persona. Carrie Bradshaw of Sex and the City fame wore pieces from this store.
This Canadian brands location in Nolita on spring Street carries the full range of denim pants that it is famous for. All kinds of hip and trendy jeans are available at this 10,000 square foot store.
This brand started life as German ski wear and is now an international fashion line. The store in Tribeca focuses on outerwear, sports clothing as well as casual gear for both sexes and the high end collection.
This boutique in the Lower East side used to be a wine store and it has tried to keep the upbeat fun environment as part of its theme. The mens' wear section feature Japanese designers while the women's is mostly from a New Yorker.
Pleats, pleats, pleats everywhere and every conceivable way to wear them from dresses to skirts to scarves. In addition this fashionable boutique carries pants and tank tops in plains as well as the colors of the season.
Dennis Basso is a fur specialist but brings it onto elegant, fashionable and stylish women's wear as an accessory or adornment. In the winter there are fur coats and jackets available at this very high end boutique.
Button down dresses, blouses and tops that are fitted by bra size are the signature of this company and store located in the West Village. The fit of the clothing here is determined by a woman's Triofit size. This means the fit includes bra size, height and body shape.
This unusually named store brings an array of fashion designs from Japan to the Little Italy area of Manhattan. Silk dresses and skirts as well as accessories like jewelery and handbags are the jewels for the eyes here.
What happens when a New York lawyer spends a significant amount of time vacationing in Ibiza? They open a store that features the floaty yet sexy white dresses, tops and pants that one pictures on beaches and relaxing in ocean side tavernas are on offer at this Soho boutique.
With stylish clothing designer on display that date from as early as the 1950s right through to the 1990s, those fashion aficionados wanting unique, chic and hip might take a second and third look here. The store is located on Lafayette Street in the East Village.
This brand was established in 1856 and developed a tradition and name as an upper crust outerwear retailer. The signature colors and patterns have been skillfully updated and now sport themselves on bikinis, tight jean pockets and skateboards as well as the traditional rain wear.
This Japanese based store was introduced to New York in 1987 at this Soho location. It is a mostly men's store and carries some off the wall items in its minimalist atmosphere.
This hip boutique brings a beautiful display of screen printed organic cotton tee shirts, hoodies and knit sweaters to the East Village. It is located on Extra Place, just of East 1st Street, near Bowery.
This Brazilian store has a very relaxed and casual atmosphere depicting images of surfing and snowboarding alongside a city lifestyle. The clothing lines reflect this with some south American flair added to the whole mix.
Floral and flowing designs seem to dominate the collection at this Lower East side boutique. Women who like feminine clothing will enjoy the options available here on Essex Street.
This high end Soho boutique with exposed brick walls and uncluttered space carries a selection of upscale cocktail dresses and women's wear for work. It also has classy dark denim jeans and tee shirts.
The hand block printed collection at Roberta Roller Rabbit began in 2003 as a small line of colorful block printed beach tunics for mother and daughter. It now makes pajamas and quilts using the same techniques.
This store carries feminine yet stylish womens' clothing that has details like gathered collars and pretty floral designs to set off the simple yet creative clothing. It is located on Sullivan Street in the West Village district of Manhattan.
The coolest and trendiest shoppers in New York might find this store interesting if they were looking for causal urban wear like tee-shirts with ultra graphic designs. It is located on Spring Street in the Nolita area of Manhattan.
This store has custom designed black and white wallpaper that sets the tone for the two brands sought here, Vintage Digs and Royal Digs. Vintage Digs is an up-to-date version of 1950s, 60s and 70s fashions while Royal Digs, is an elegant and sophisticated line of black pants and lacy blouses among others.
This Argentinian brand has all the trappings of the high style and elegance of the South American country's top business executives and style conscious individuals. Men and women will find formal and casual wear here.
This trendy designer label store supplies both men's and women's casual clothing. These include party dresses, working gear and beach wear as well as shoes and accessories.
This boutique is inspired by Eastern ideas and styles and is part of the Urban Zen Foundation that works for educating underprivileged children. Upscale clothing and accessories have a flowing feel to them.
This is the first stand alone store in the USA for the brand Ben Sherman. The brand was launched in 1963 by Briton Arthur Bernard Sugarman. The store features the full collection for men and women and accessories too.
Anne Klein brings sporty clothing, bags and shoes, to an area of Manhattan that is not usually about sporty anything. The shoes include ballet-style pumps, loafers and full length boots with low heels. Stylish clothing lines for women are also available.
A sunglasses line that has eye wear which stands out as a fashion statement is available at this West Village boutique. The store also carries a limited selection of casual fashion wear items for women.
Genteel fashion is on offer at this vintage clothing store. The owner believes in the styles and designs of the 1930s, 40s and 50s. Shoppers looking for womanly and feminine fashions may find something useful here.
This hip and trendy jean focused store provides young 20 somethings with denim in the latest fashions and styles. The Upper East side store also carries tee shirts, pajamas and party dresses.
Fully geared to Mom and baby or young child this store carries clothing ranges that equip mother-daughter and mother-son combinations in coordinating outfits. baby accessories like diaper bags and cuddly toys are also available at the Soho locale.
This brand has progressed from its humble roots in Australia as simple beach attire to a world wide recognizable clothing line. It is available at this brand named store featuring casual wear for men and women.
Finest and quality are the two words that sum up this elegant knitwear and clothing store. Natural fabrics are chosen from mills in France, Italy and Switzerland to brings only the best to this Upper East side store.
Little black dresses and all kinds of other cocktail evening occasion wear are displayed at eDRessMe in a sugar candy like setting. Bright pink walls and leopard design furniture will have every girlie girl giggling and jumping with excitement.
This trendy and fashionable boutique carries designer handbags, jeans, shoes and casual wear for women. The lower east side store also provides jewelry making classes with Nicole Gagne of Leoworks.
This Meat Packing district store has much to offer the designer denim conscious fashion shopper. High end jeans in all kinds of shapes, sizes and dimensions adorn the shelves here.
This fashionable brand started life in 1955 as an underwear and military supply company. It developed into a sporty leisure wear store in the 1980s and today has a quirky appeal with some bright accent trims and a more trendy feel.
This Honolulu based designer store offers fashion items for men and women. It carries eyewear, handbags, jewelry, men's shoes, menswear, swimwear and women's shoes.
Right on the fashion pulse of the High Street is this aptly named store. Trends for men and women including denim jeans, tee shirts and sneakers are available. The store carries brands like The North Face, Lacoste, Timberland and Diesel.
This store has collections by two designers which are minimal, yet elegant in style. Little or no color, so only black, white and beige are the signature for these dresses, suits, skirts and shirts.
As the name of the store suggests this is a boutique that is there to cater to the long legged and backed ladies of fashion. Those discerning women who want trendy outfits that work for taller types might enjoy a browse around this store.
This elegant Lexington Avenue boutique is chic with its modern chandeliers and black and white decor that show off the occasional flash of color. The designers features are high end and the accessories to match are too.
Bold colors and signature prints are the embodiment of this American classic that started life in the 1970s. The Upper Eastside store is decorated in fine antiques with comfortable furniture upholstered in florals, tweeds, animal prints and other fabrics.
This store could be described as a one-stop-shop for modern luxury goods. It carries home goods, bedding, jewelry, clothing, accessories and gear for babies and kids.
This denim store believes in mixing the tradition of the American jean with the designs and contemporary quirks of Japan. The store has a rugged urban feel mixing city living with the wild west.
The aim of this designer is to bring about a response from the emotions as well as magnify the individual. The clothing is out-there and edgy and makes a statement for all who were her.
Clothing designs from this German based fashion design company are n display here at this Soho, Manhattan store. Sophisticated and elegant clothing for the mature man and women about town are the forte.
The aim of this store is a sophisticated look that is elegant and practical but beautiful. Whether its for the office or a cocktail party this store can equip any discerning women.
This company was established in 1978 and began life producing cashmere clothing in a converted 14th century castle in Italy. The store, on Bleecker Street, now stocks luxury sportswear, silk dresses, polo shirts and flannel blazers as well as as cashmere goods.
Esprit is an icon of the shopping world for youthful women and girls wanting every item in their wardrobe to be available at one store. Choice and style with cute built into the design are the watch words at this 12000 square foot mega store.
This French designer wear store has a strong organic philosophy as well as an ultra modern chic style to its men's and women's clothing line. It is located in the Soho area of Manhattan on Wooster Street.
Chic and elegant womens' wear is the offering of this boutique in the Meatpacking district of Manhattan. Two sisters from California started the store in 1994 and its brings clothing with architectural design ideas incorporated into them to a4th Street.
This Upper East side boutique, on Madison Avenue, offers very high end designer wear that is bright, sassy and full of life. It is not for the faint-hearted or those with shallow pockets.
This partnership creates designs and designer wear that satisfy numerous fashionista and demanding celebrities and high end clientele. The decor of the store has an eclectic feel of quirky traditional Asian decor but with a warm contemporary take on it.
This hip and trendy store has been in its location in the Lower East side on Manhattan before the area was hip and trendy. Urban wear is available and that includes jeans, and outfits that transition well between work and after-work drinks.
Tracy Reese hails from Detroit and she brings a combination of here education from New york and Paris, France to her designs. 1998 saw the launch of her first collection and her women's wear has now expanded to include footwear, handbags and belts.
This designer brand has a distinct California influence in its clothing with bright colors and patterns swimwear. The pants, dresses and tops all have a casual relaxed feel to them.
This Upper Eastside store has all the trappings that the London store features with unfinished slate floors and soft chic drapes. The clothing, for men and women, is geared to leisure and casual wear.
Lilly Pulitzer has numerous stores across the USA selling her signature green and pink as well as many other colors. Bright and happy are the designs that grace the clothing in this Upper East side store in the Raphael Building on the 1st floor.
Casual and sporty are the fashionable clothes on the shelves at this Nolita Lafayette Street in Manhattan. Hoodies, zippers, sweatpants and jeans as well as beanies and backpacks are available.
This consignment store carries all kinds of designers labels with reduced price sale tags. For those who want the label at less than the average price this store may have what they are looking for. Vintage designer clothing is also available at this Nolita district store.
This feminine boutique offers New York shoppers vintage inspired designs from its Mott Street location inn the Nolita district of Manhattan. Accessories like bags and jewelery are also available.
Since its establishment in 1962 this 5th Avenue boutique has continued to bring quality and practicality together with style in its wool-rayon knitwear and suits. This place is not stuffy at all, in fact it portrays itself as suitable for alluring young women who know their place in life, which is in command or challenging society.
Ralph Lauren likes to catch his customers young and has created this line of fashion wear targeted at a younger group - college age adults. Still classic in a Ralph Lauren way but with just a tiny bit of edge for that rebellious spirited preppy college goer.
Michael's Consignment is a shop aimed at bringing high quality designer labels to the New york market at reduced prices. Some clothing is a coupe of years old but not used and designers here include Chanel, Hermes and Pucci.
Cream combines the most chic and ultra trendy up and coming designers fashions with attire from more well established elegant and sophisticated feminine clothing. It is in the upper East side of Manhattan on 3rd Avenue.
This Italian design house store hosts the distinctive MaxMara clothing in a three story location on West Broadway in the Soho district. The very high end styles appeal to the business execs and trend conscious shoppers of New York.
This little store has an eclectic mix of unique pieces of clothing. It was inspired by the markets of London where shoppers feel the experience is different every time and all kinds of unusual items could be on display.
This store on 3rd Avenue is among food and grocery shops so that as customers tire of searching for the perfect pasta they are able to pass their eye of fine couture. Designer brands here include Armani, Cavalli and Ungaro and the elegant women can furnish here entire wardrobe at this boutique.
Designer wear that the very best dressed fashionistas are wearing is located in this bi-level boutique in Midtown East Manhattan. Those with deep pockets and a high regard for the very latest, stylish fashionable clothing and accessories should make a visit here.
This young and trendy store brings a line of fashion wear to the recent graduates, students and young working professionals of New York that is hip but stylish and elegant. It is located in the West village area of Manhattan.
Jane opened her store on Lexington Avenue in Manhattan in 1986 and brings clothing, antiques and jewelry to the Upper Eastside area. classic clothes with a modern design edge to them area available from the Spanish, French, English, and German designers.
Some might call it harsh, it is distinctive, but others revere the goth-style wear in Richard Owens store on Hudson Street in Soho. The designs are dramatic and look like they could feature in a Lord of the Rings movie with black, full length layered and leather items on display.
Stylish elegance in a sporting setting is what is available at this Ralph Lauren store. Ladies and gents of the country setting will enjoy the trendy and luxurious collections.
Bright colors and floral prints with flowing skirts and dresses is the girlie theme of this West Village store. The Caribbean background of the store owner seeps through into the feel of the place and her swim wear collection is worthy of a look.
Built by Wendy was founded in 1991 and gained popularity for Wendy's unique guitar straps. The designer's store now carries denim for men and women, pop-culture T-shirts and sportswear too.
This clothing company is based on the west coast in San Francisco and it brings streetwear to the East Village of Manhattan. 12 Grain and superFishal are just a couple of the brands available here.
The emphasis in this store is on European designers like Boudicca, Bless and Maison Martin Margiela. Fashion clothing, under wear, fountain pens and vintage items from Europe are available.
This small but perfectly formed boutique, in Soho, offers evening attire for a night out in New York. The collections is hand picked from over 30 different designers, both established and new to the fashion scene.
This contemporary and vintage clothing boutique opened in 2008 and is decorated with hand painted antique furniture. Most of the clothing on display is current from around 15 up to the minute designers and there are a few vintage pieces.
The clothing in this store has a vintage feel to the design with feminine elegance and contemporary accents. It is located in the Lower East Side and has a relaxed and friendly environment.
Italian designer Ennio Capasa has had this boutique on Mercer Street in Soho since 1986. It continues to bring his upscale street clothes including distressed leather items and pencil skirts. Shoes are also available at the back of the store.
This boutique is on Ludlow in the Lower East side of Manhattan. It styles itself after a Victorian parlor with tin ceilings and velvet furnishings and the fashion wear is young ans chic.
Christopher Crawford is the designer behind this small but perfectly formed West Village boutique. Targeted at young vibrant women the clothing lines are chic, contemporary and stylish.
This clothing store's aim is present a range of women's fashion clothing that is both vintage and new. Items available include dresses, suits, denims, shoes and accessories.
This brand is known around the world for fashionable beach-like clothing. Polo shirts, khaki pants and blazers are a staple of the men's wear section while the women's wear can be a little more off the wall with girly dresses and blouses.
This store offers a respite from the busy streets of Manhattan by providing an air of tranquility and sophistication. It carries a range that is feminine and fashionable.
This small West Village store has an eclectic mix of dresses, jewelery and lingerie on display. Lingerie includes bras and bustiers, seamless slimmers by Spanx.
Red carpet trendy is the feeling of the clothes and accessories for women at Michael Kors. Outerwear, dress and jean as well as shoes, handbags, watches and fragrances all grace the displays at this Upper East side store.
This brand established itself in 2002 and now attracts the famous shoppers of New york with its flowing yet contemporary designs. Handbags, jewelery and footwear are also available to compliment the clothing.
Shoppers looking for something a little different may find it at this vintage couture store in the Upper Eastside of Manhattan. Unique pieces including handbags, jewelery and dresses as well as casual wear and shoes are all available here.
Young men and women are the target for this designer jeans wear brand that originates from Istanbul in Turkey. with a relaxed Mediterranean feel, yet a stylish European design the jeans are available in over 50 countries worldwide.
This high end store has 5,000 square feet of space in which to display its innovative clothing designs and ideas. It is popular with actors Keira Knightley, Scarlett Johansson and Charlize Theron and carries bridal, bridesmaid and mother of the bride ideas too.
This Nolita store brings a unique concept to Manhattan. For those who want to wear expensive designer outfits without owning them this place rents out occasion dresses, suits and other apparel for a relative fraction of the price.
This store has two levels at its East Village location in New York. It brings a young, stylish, fun vibe to its range of tops, skirts and pants. It also carries fashionable accessories and whatever the latest thing maybe for the hip, beautiful and youthful shopper.
This store carries the work of new Hispanic designers from Los Angeles and New York. Their work is displayed in this Lower East side store that is on Rivington Street.
This fashion store is the result of two separate locations carrying only black and only white clothing items. Combining the two and maintaining about 80% the two defining colors makes this place a chic stop for shoppers.
Stylish and elegant outfits for women who want to fit and and stand out at the same time. This store in the Meatpacking district on 14th Street offers chic and well tailored office and evening wear as well as more casual wear.
This East Village shop carries a range of things for women including shoes, jewelry, tee-shirts and swimsuits. However it is best known for its pretty and chic under wear of which corsets and bustiers are a part.
This Nolita store brings the elegant ideals and designs of this Los Angeles born designer to Manhattan. The women's fashions available are all made clothing factories that often have union principles to ensure the process is fair to all.
A fashion oriented girl's dream store, this Nolita location brings young and up and coming designer's work from around the world to New York. Wildly feminine and youthful it will delight all catwalk watchers.
This company organizes and hosts contemporary fashion stock and sample sales in Manhattan. The over stock clothing that is available is often at 50 to 80% lower retail prices on brands like Theory, Tory Burch, IISLI, Helmut Lang and Rag & Bone.
Casual wear in the form of denim, jeans and tee shirts is available at this Upper East side store, an outpost of the California based company. The store has a couple of locations in Manhattan.
This store was a trail blazer of its kind in 1989 when it opened. Street wear was its forte then and now and it still carries silkscreen print tee shirts, Levis vintage brand and other brands from Japan.
This high fashion store carries designer wear that is sexy, fun and bold. The aim of the clothing is to be smart enough for business but casual so that happy hour can be a smooth transition.
This hip and trendy store offers all sorts of fashionable pieces. Mostly muted shades with one or two splashes of color line the racks in the warm and youthful feeling store in the East Village.
Shoppers wanting to make a statement with their purchases could do worse than carry a bag from Vivienne Tam. Sophistication is the forte of the Chinese-born designer and she flaunts it in her bold colored and patterned clothing.
This store features Nicole Farhi clothing and home accessories. This British fashion designer has a range of ornaments and adornments for the home as well as for men and women. There is also a cafe in this mini department style store.
This Manhattan store offers chic clothing for the up scale shopper. Women can browse designer wear at their leisure in this tiny yet relaxing space on 3rd Street near Avenue A.
The designer at this store is from Denmark and she brings to elements of her culture to her work. Dark and brooding as suggested in Hamlet and the fluidity of lines in modern Danish design. The high end store is located in the Little Italy area of Manhattan.
This French designer has made attire for the Cirque du Soleill and other theater productions. She now brings her talents to fashion design in cottons, fleece and wools.
This store is a result of the travels of the artistic store owner. She brings all kinds of creations and ideas from around the world and shares them with New Yorkers. The Upper East side store carries capes, caftans, knitted sweaters and scarves.
Geared for the pregnant woman this maternity store is all about celebrating the beauty of women during their pregnancies. This designer collection means women have a few more stylish dress options.
This store offers classic designer casual wear including tee-shirts in abundance, v-necks, crew necks, tank tops, sweaters, sequined hoodies and velor tracksuits. Accessories are also available including lingerie and scarves.
Sharp, contemporary and stylish are the designs that grace this store on the upper Eastside. MaxMara has been in the fashion business since 1951 and continues to thrill its loyal clientele and attract newbies too.
This little boutique located in the Lower Eastside are of Manhattan carries clothing from local indie designers and also from Europe. In addition, Italian leather handbags, wallets, scarves, hats and shawls are available.
Young women of New york might consider this high street brand fashion company with locations across the globe from Mango. It has layered looks with girlie tops and slim fit stylish jeans at this Soho store.
French Corner opened in Soho in 1991 and brought almost exclusively French branded clothing to the area. It now carries a range of designer wear from all over including in-vogue, snappy and stylish jeans, tops and pants.
Anne Klein has all kinds of outfits for the more conservative, yet fashionable women shopper. The collections available are chic yet practical wear including pants, dresses, skirts and tops.
AuH2O, an eco-friendly store, carries clothing by owner Kate Goldwater. She uses slips, vintage dresses, T-shirts, tanks and spare fabric scraps to make reconstructed halters, strapless dresses, tube tops and skirts.
This upscale boutique is the work of a Portuguese designer and is chic and minimal in its display style. European materials and fine and close attention to detail make it a sought after shopping experience.
Elegant women with style and poise find clothes to suite their demeanor at this classic boutique on 57th Street, near Park Avenue. Items for work and for more casual pursuits are available here.
Vintage 20th century garments are the mode here and the unconventional fashion conscious woman can get a great piece of attire here. Shoes from past decades are also on display and broaches and smaller items are also there for the taking.
Details on collars and cuffs on the women's clothing in this Mercer Street Store in Soho are what set it apart. It carries sophisticated pants, tops, and cashmere based clothes.
In God We Trust, an unusually named store is actually a women's clothing boutique. Located in the Nolita district of Manhattan its has flowing blouses and a retro or vintage feel to its all new stock.
Those who love denim and all that is associated with the unique material and the jeans its made into should consider a visit to this Chelsea store. Vintage denimre-worked is the signature but also available are distressed jackets and tee-shirts, hoodies and belts.
This Italian designer has been in the luxury clothing business since the late 1970s. Knitwear with cashmere that is exceptional in quality are its specialty but its also carries other casual clothing and accessories.
In the Lower East side is the unique Belgium only designer fashion wear store. It stocks both know and established designers as well as young and up and coming hopefuls.
This retail store has a large open feeling and a reputation for denims as well as other modern trends and fashions. Clothing and accessories for men and women are available.
The elegant clothing at this Meat Packing district store is inspired by architecture and the most feminine of celebrities like to shop here (Gwyneth Paltrow, Sharon Stone and Sarah Jessica Parker are among them). 192 Doves is the denim line on display and this is popular with other high rollers.
Quiksilver is a sporty urban wear brand that provides trendy and relaxed clothing for men and women. Sometimes associated with surfers the store carries hoodies, jeans, sweatshirts, tee shirts and shorts
The designer at this store is Chilean born and this is obvious in her designs and styles. Cameron Diaz and Marisa Tomei are known to frequent the store to browse the elegant designer wear.
Some might call it young and frivolous and those who like the look would be glad that they did. This hip and trendy younger persons fashion boutique is bright, colorful and girlie.
The white and elegant interior of this Soho store shows off the classic work day clothing on display. A few trendy twists add some color and detail to the business clothes lines and the more casual fun parts of the collection turn up in cocktail dresses and chiffon blouses.
Best of Scotland was established in 1986 and carries top quality Scottish cashmere tops for men and women and is open daily or by appointment. It is located on 5th Avenue in a penthouse showroom.
This shop specializes in shirts for both men and women. It carries elegant dress shirts, cotton and silk creations and tuxedo shirts for men. These custom shirts can be wrinkle free and always have a high thread count to ensure durability.
This young and vibrant yet minimalist-style store has wooden floors and soft lighting that help customers relax while shopping. Designer labels includes in the collections are Karen Walker, Ulla Johnson, Bensoni and Pencey.
This high end boutique in the Upper East side of Manhattan is known for knit sweaters but also carries the full complement of a working woman's wardrobe. Sonia Rykiel also has a range of perfumes available at the store.
The designs at this high end boutique are the work of a designer who focuses on simple and of good quality. This makes a good proportion of the collection ideal as part of a working wardrobe or the staple elements of a woman's closet.
This Nolita store carries designers like Corpus, Orthodox and Staerk at starkly reduced prices. For those wanting new designer wear without breaking the bank this discount store is a good option.
The fashionistas shop at LF to get a unique celebrity like look. A combination of up and coming designers from Europe and the USA mean that the looks are always the latest and most glamorous.
This store carries one of a kind fashion items and attire for men and women. These come from around 40 local and international designers of clothing, jewelery and accessories.
Mature women looking for something bold and striking like leopard skin print or fur edged items might find what they are looking for at this Soho store. There are flashy colors and flouncy details that allow the inner tiger to step right out and roar.
The New York store Meg has been supplying the needs of New York women since the late 1990s. Elegant suits and dresses that form the staple of a working or city woman's wardrobe can be found at the East Village store.
This Dutch brand began life in 1989 and is edging its way into the highly competitive area of fashion denim. Jeans that are raw, edgy but maintain much of the American tradition have allowed G-star to develop and this Nolita store opened in 2004.
This store carries young urban street wear including jeans, hoodies, sneakers and boots. Brand names on the shelves include Adidas, Nike, Diesel, Puma and Timberland.
We are the Superlative conspiracy is what this brand name is short for and it was created in Sweden by skate and snowboard enthusiasts. The street wear store has a little more to offer than tee shirts and hoodies.
This store carries the work of designers who are based locally, domestically, in Europe and Japan. The inventory includes clothing, jewelry, hats, watches, handbags and gloves.
This extraordinary store offers the ultimate in luxury shopping for fashion followers and trend setters. Celebrity popularity gives it an extra element of 'je ne sais quoi' or intrigue.
This boutique was established in 2004 under the director, Tia Cibani's watchful eye. European fabrics and exquisite tailoring go into the collection and each one collection is inspired by a specific person, culture, place or time.
Chic and elegant clothing for both men and women in the traditional style of India are on display here. Mens' kutras, shawls, pashminas and cashmiris as well as belly-dancing costumes and home furnishings like pillow cases, curtains and bedspreads are also available.
Street wear is the name on the clothes at this Washington Heights store with brands like Diesel, G-Star Raw and Supra gracing the racks and shelves. Music, fashion and art give this place a unique urban feel.
Urban street fashion is available at this store with classic sports oriented pieces like tee shirts, striped zip up tops and baseball hats. Footwear forms a big part of the Puma brand wear.
Sleek and stylish are the collections from this Soho boutique. It opened in 2009 and carries cashmere tops, high collar button down blouses, wrap dresses and blazers.
This chic and avant-garde clothing store for women started life in Soho, New York in 1990. It brings current popular designer wear together in denim, dresses and bags.
This Soho store has incorporated the origins of the artsy district by designing its store like a gallery showing off its artistic creations. This then attracts the artsy community to enjoy the apparel.
This displays are simple in this Upper West side boutique but the clothing is elegant and stylish with some understated items as well as some more glamorous tops. Jeans also form part of the collections as do a few accessories like handbags.
This modern and trendy store offers clothing for the fashion conscious female shopper. In addition to tops, pants and dresses it stocks shoes, sleepwear, swimwear and lingerie.
This wood floored simply designed boutique shows off its muted color wardrobe options of browns, grays, blacks and creams. Accessories like handbags and jewelery are also there to compliment the casual contemporary clothing.
The sexy side of being an outlaw or bandit is the opportunity to visit stores where one fit right in, like Motorcycle Federation. With a motorbike theme this store has leather clothing, doc marten boots, all kinds of studded belts and other accessories that would fit the true rebel.
This store, located on Second Avenue in the Upper East side of Manhattan is a place that carries quality clothing that's casual but smart. From True Religion jeans to tee shirts made for grown up bodies, rather than teenage ones.
This British based designer wear store was founded in 2002 and is inspired by traditional clothing and modern street wise fashions. Collections for men and women are on display at the West Village store.
This high end store is in the Upper Eastside of Manhattan and brings fur back to the downtown. This fur house also carries feminine suits and dresses for the chic clientele that browse the fur wraps and coats.
Established in 1979 this company brings a new collection out to display every 15 days reflecting the changing nature of fashions each week. It serves those who like to shop every week and get a new and fashionable something often.
Only a Spanish company could get away with or even succeed with a name like Skunkfunk in the US. The style is a combination of urban punk with a little contemporary fashion flare of the 21st century.
This store is owned by an Australian who stocks her store with designer wear uniquely from Australia and New Zealand. The clothing from down-under is stylish, young and high end attracting a famous clientele because the clothing is not available anywhere else in the USA.
This designer gets her inspiration from vintage clothing and designs and adds a little modern contemporary flare. Her clothes are soft and feminine at this Lower East side store.
This fashion boutique is in the heart of the East Village area of Manhattan on Orchard Street. Vintage attire is hand picked from around the US and Canada and display along side modern fashion items.
This boutique on the Lower East side of Manhattan offers eco-friendly clothing made from organic materials. They have class and elegance and just a little bit of chic.
This store carries the latest fashion ideas and styles from Stella McCartney. These include feminine but not fussy clothing collections for women as well as lingerie and shoes.
Hip and stylish men and women's clothing hangs from the racks and on the manikins at this West Village store. The designs on the tee-shirts and cashmere sweaters are what people flock here for and they constantly change.
This store was the brainchild of three friends, one of which is the sister of Joaquin and River Phoenix. They search the country for unique vintage clothing that they then add too or take things away from to bring a contemporary modern feel to the clothing and shoes.
This California born brand brings natural fiber fabrics and earthy colors to the Soho area of Manhattan. The designs are earthy too with flowing, loose fitting yet chic and stylish items gracing the racks and shelves.
Glamour is the word and the idea that this upper West side store is selling. Women who want to be talked about come to this store for its selection of clothing, accessories and attitude engendering designer wear.
The Japanese-inspired designs of retired tattoo artist Don Ed Hardy were bought and used in this unique clothing. Young urbanites and celebrities alike flock to this mecca of style.
This eco-friendly, environment oriented store carries hemp and 100% natural fiber fashion ware for mostly women and the home. Although the aura is hippyish the clothing is more trendy and sophisticated than one might at first think.
Lyn Devon boutique is on Broome Street, near Greene Street in Soho, Manhattan. It carries some elegant women's styles that are classy but with a touch of flare and include day jackets, casual dresses and simple tops.
As one might expect a store that makes reference to a Shakespeare quote in its name is full of collectors clothing and accessories from yester-year. Lingerie, furs, capes, coats, Victorian dresses, gowns, skirts, hats and shoes in good condition from the 1920s to the 1970s grace the displays.
This small store's name means 'darling' in Swedish and it offers a range of clothing that are flamboyant and evoke thoughts of the Renaissance period. The clothes are Swedish designed and practical as most can be machine washed and tumble dried.
Bio is a designer store aimed at the working woman professional but doesn't carry plain black suits. Emerging designers show off separates, suits and dresses with stylish flare yet subtlety.
The little sister of Turntable Lab, this store sells things than turntables but that go with that hip and trendy style. Laptop bags, ipod covers, clothing like tee shirts and hoodies grace the shelves.
This Italian company carries fashionable and stylish clothing that has a trendy used feel despite its less than used price tags. The Replay logo is sewn onto a number of higher end items like jeans, patched sweaters, shirts and boots.
This company began its venture into the the fashion world in 2002 by learning all about jeans. The standards adhered to here mean they are simply producing well made stylish denim pants that fit well.
Discerning women come to this store looking for a designer bargain. Tommy Hilfiger, DKNY, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren and Donald Pliner shoes are all available on the racks and shelves here.
Dresses for those special occasions or simply to look good are available here in some original vintage forms and in vintage inspired designs. The relaxed East Village store has custoimers like Betsey Johnson, Donna Karan and Naomi Campbell.
This moderately priced store offers fashion clothing to the avid follower. slightly less trendy perhaps than stores British H&M. This store hails from Canada and is based on 6th Avenue in the Midtown West area of Manhattan.
This UK fashion designer brand brings classy and modern together in its business but pleasure wear. Dresses, pants, tops and chic suits as well as knit and swim wear grace the shelves and rails.
The artistic designs that are available for women here at this 2nd floor store on 17th Street, are all made with historic designs and styles in mind. Classic ideals from the last century are brought to life again in the dresses, skirts and tops.
Gabay's carries overstock designer wear including handbags, shoes, eveningwear, suits, casual clothing, lingerie, sunglasses swimwear and outerwear. This tradition started in 1920 and continues in the East Village location with designers like Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Chloé, JP Tods, Gucci, Jimmy Choo, Oscar de la Renta, Celine, Fendi, Lilly Pulitzer, TSE, Burberry and Earl Jeans.
This fashion extravaganza is ideal for those who love to have something new and trendy every week that won't brake the bank. Customers will enjoy browsing the offerings at this ex-British chain store.
This British brand carries an array of hip and trendy clothing for both men and women. Snug fitting sweatshirts and cashmere sweaters are a standard along with jeans and baseball caps.
This store is for the fashion conscious girl shopper and carries Gossip Girl and other labels. Located in the West village it also has accessories like bags and jewelery available.
Luxury knitwear company was designed with the idea of a sweater bar in mind. It opened in 1999 and carries a range of garments from different yarns and colors. The fit, and they can be very fitted, are an important part of the knitwear available here.
This fashion brand began life in France in 1995 and brings international couture to its Soho location. The store has an elegance from its all white walls, wood floors and shelving that show off the silks attire, wool jumpers, cotton turtlenecks and brown, blue, and gray cardigans.
The attitude and lifestyle that comes from this street wear store is a vibe of humor and going against the grain. Brand names like Converse, DC, Tokidoki and puma assist in this slightly rebellious approach to life and clothing.
This little boutique has a range of fashionable clothes and accessories to suit those who aspire to be a 'Trust Fund Baby' but are not quite there yet. It is in the Nolita area of Manhattan.
All kinds of elegantly crafted jewelry and accessories are available at this lower East side store on Clinton Street. It also carries some limited edition fashion wear for women from Hong Kong.
This Japanese company has a range of casual street wear for the trendy New yorker who wants A little fashion style from the Asian nation. Jeans, tops, shirts, hats, belts and bandanas.
This store is owned by someone who loves clothes and aims to fill her store with designer wear that would all fit in her wardrobe. Aimed at the 20 year old fashion oriented female it is located on Prince Street in Nolita.
This Italian fashion company was established in the 1940s and continues to be run by the same family. Beautiful clothing designed for beautiful people, well at least the tiny bikinis must be.
The designer behind this fashion store in the East Village is originally from China and his designs are all one of a kind pieces for both men and women. One of his specialties is creating dresses, belts and coats for women using men's shirts and ties.