Buckler – You’ll be all set to go from this subterranean men’s store to a sold-out concert stage with Andrew Buckler’s authentic rocker gear.
Theory – Kicked-up, ultra-flattering basics for men and women inhabit this recent outpost of the Theory brand.
Trina Turk – Sculptor and stylish dude Jonathan Adler designed the punchy environment that showcases designer Turk’s throwback Americana pieces that fly off the shelves.
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Alexander McQueen – Britain’s fashion renegade shows off his most wearable togs, shoes, and accessories for men and women in this sleek boutique that’s worthy of the clothing’s dramatic prices.
Bodum – The well-known purveyor of French press coffee makers shows off a full line of lovable appliances and dishware, in cool colors and stylish Euro designs.
DDC Lab – A sleek, slim storefront featuring future-forward designs, primo denim, and cool ready to wear gear.
Diane von Furstenberg – The ever-elegant queen of the emboldened female style (and creator of the wrap dress) offers delicious dresses and separates in picture-perfect prints.
Jeffrey New York – Stylish ladies and gents come to this runway-informed style emporium to worship; perusing the top name sunglasses, shoes, and ready-to-wear is a religious experience.
Stella McCartney – Don’t come eating a hot dog to the boutique of high-end vegetarian designer McCartney, but do come ready to devour her lovely, perfectly flattering gear.
An Earnest Cut & Sew (821 Washington St) – The softest, subtlest scarves, cool-nerd button-downs and cardigans, and near-perfect jeans draw style hounds to this stylish, woody shop.
Ed Hardy (425 West 13th St) – Clothes that won’t soon be forgotten, outfitted with their unsubtle embellishments and tattoo artist emblems, are well stocked in this former warehouse that is equally unsubtle in its style.
Scoop NYC (861 Washington St)- A no-brainer for shoppers who need to look up-to-the-minute, regardless of cost – same goes for the nearby Scoop Men’s and Scoop Kids.
Tracy Reese (641 Hudson St) – Girly creations for grown-ups – shoes, bags, dresses, and separates – in a luscious pink setting.