Ready or Not, Here Comes New York Fashion Week
Labor Day will hardly be a distant memory before New York Fashion Week begins a few days later. One season ends, and the next season is raring to go—at least that tends to be the pace of the fashion flock. To celebrate the kick-off of Fashion Month, we’ve rounded up our favorite NYC designers and the places to shop ‘em. Whether you’re more of a downtown gal or an uptown lady, there’s something in the city’s top shops to buy now and (best yet) wear now.
The Store at the Museum of Arts and Design: Where Craft, Art, & Design Intersect
In a city with many museums, all with gift shops, the Store at the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) is a stand-out. The museum, a celebration of the creative process, is lively and original, offering a way to take home a special piece of artistry.
Coat Check: New York's Best Fall Jackets to Invest in Now
Jackets. The word can positively send (metaphorical) shivers down the spine during the heat of late summer. Read on for our guide to shopping the fall jackets to buy now and love later.
New York Coupons: Discounts on a Great Massage
Massage Envy Midtown West services local Broadway performers and professional athletes, including famous New York Knicks like Patrick Ewing, Charles Oakley, and John Starks. You deserve it, too! Get a deep discount on a great massage or facial with City Guide's coupon.
Finding Hot Fall Fashion You Can Sport Right Now in NYC
Believe it or not, the mid-point of summer is nearly here. While strolls in the sun and beach days are still plentiful, it also means an onslaught of 2016 fall fashion deliveries into our favorite New York City stores. It may seem difficult to ponder autumn shopping in July, but trust us, the best fall stuff is as wearable now as it will be come September. From chic, candy-hued handbags to essential cardigans, these are pieces to sport now and later.
S. Feldman Housewares: One-Stop Shopping Across Four Generations
S. Feldman Housewares on NYC's Upper East Side has provided one-stop-shopping across four generations. Drop in and see what old-fashioned good service combined with up-to-the-minute stock is all about; you're certain to find something wonderful calling your name.
New York Coupons: Get $15 Off Crocs!
Crocs offers an extensive line of funky, fun footwear for women, men, and children, and with City Guide's coupon you can get them at a $15 off discount. Crocs' lineup of all-season shoes, which are slip-resistant and easy to clean, includes styles that run from flats, sandals, flip flops, and loafers to sneakers, boots, and more.
Cell Phone Photography in NYC with B&H
It used to be a traveler’s ritual to carry a camera around the neck, along with a heavy case full of lenses. Today, even serious photographers just need a smartphone and a handful of accessories to generate lasting memories of their trip. Famous New York store B&H has been the photographer’s best friend for more than 40 years, and today cell phone photography is one of the shop's most popular departments, both in-store and online.
For the Hostess with the Mostest: Perfect NYC Gifts for Guests
Summer weekends are a thing of wonder, especially when you’re lucky enough to be a guest of a friend with a Hamptons house or an airy apartment with Central Park views. But what gifts to get for the hostess with the mostest?
The Best Flea Market Shopping in NYC
Shoppers travel from as near as Brooklyn or Long Island—and as far as Europe, South America, and beyond to browse Manhattan’s iconic flea markets. Boasting a range of enticing treasures from yesteryear to more contemporary wares created by today’s indie designers, the markets are great destinations for uncovering rare finds. At these vintage marketplaces, you’ll find everything from style savvy clothing and jewels to home accents, furniture, and even food.
Accessories for July 4th in NYC
If you're looking for great accessories for NYC this 4th of July, we've got the perfect accompaniments, whether you're headed to fireworks, Coney Island, or Central Park.
Three Days, One City: How to Conquer NYC Shopping
Shopping in New York City is both a sport and a pastime. Manhattanites spend years pounding pavement, scouting out stores to service their every need, but even if you're just in town for a weekend or a three-day spree, you can experience city shopping like a local. We’ve pulled together expert intel to compile a list of must-visit shops, from the chic uptown streets to the cobblestones of downtown. Read on for our guide to the best of NYC shopping in 3 days or less. Ready, set, shop!
The 10 Best Specialty Stores in NYC
With so many impersonal chain stores around, it's a treat when you find a shop that sells one kind of merchandise alone—the kind of shop that manages to thrive in New York City. Most of these are small operations; many have been in business for a long time. Customers love them, both for their personal service and their unique wares. You will, too. Read on for our picks for the 10 best specialty stores in New York City.
The Next Dimension in Electronics—3D Printing at B&H
It’s fascinating to watch 3D printing in action, and there’s no better place to see and learn than New York's B&H Photo.
Timely Graduation Gifts in NYC
Wwe’ve rounded up the best watches in NYC suitable for the wise wrists of high schoolers, college grads, and beyond. Read on for our guide to shopping graduation gifts in NYC.
How to Own Summer with the Best in NYC Fashion
The days around Memorial Day are the time to shop New York for the best of summer ready-to-wear and accessories. Read on for how to find the best summer fashion for New York 2016.
HBO Shop Coupon—Up to 20% Off
Game of Thrones is back. With the sixth season underway, now’s the perfect time to visit New York’s HBO Shop and check out all that’s new to the realm. Prepare for your next viewing party with City Guide's coupon for up to 20% off!
Drone Shopping in New York City with B&H
Drone shopping in New York should lead you to only one place: B&H. The go-to source for electronics of all types for both amateurs and professionals, B&H offers more than 300 models in its drone department. The array of designs is staggering, from lifelike bionic bird drones to dodekacopter (12 motors) to aquatic hydrofoils. Best of all, you can select one from the display and staff will fly it for you right there in the store.
How to Find Designer Rainwear in NYC
To beat the gray days of April—and to stay elegantly dry in the process—nothing beats a raincoat. Luckily, New York City has the best of the best, whether your preference is a tried-and-true trench or an avant-garde plastic concoction that will stop every last drip in its tracks.
Free Gifts From Grand Central
Grand Central Terminal is more than just a transportation hub. It's also a destination on its own for architecture and history buffs, diners, and shoppers. The return of GCT's popular loyalty shopping program “Grand Central Rewards” for 2016 makes this a great time to stop in and pick up something special. From May 1 to June 30, if you spend $50 or more at any of the shops and restuarants in the Terminal's four shopping zones you can redeem your receipts for free Grand Central–branded gifts.
The Best Stores to Shop with a Group
Shopping is as crucial to the New York City experience as a walk through Central Park or a slice of pizza. Now, shopping with a group may seem like a daunting feat, but luckily NYC was made to cater to large collections of people and tastes that range from high to low, and foodie to sports-a-holics. We’ve rounded up the best stores guaranteed to satisfy that retail fix. Grab your group and shop on!
The Best Independent Pharmacies in NYC
In New York when you need a drugstore, there is likely a big chain store on a nearby corner, which is fine for a magazine or bottle of water. However, you will probably be better served if you take your business to an independent pharmacy. Independent pharmacies treat you like a person with knowledgeable, friendly help. Read on for NYC's best independent pharmacies.
New York Coupons: Luggage Deals
New York coupons: Luggage. When you're overloaded with souvenirs and need a way to get them all home, The Luggage Source is there for you. A staple of the city since 1956, The Luggage Source has the best in both selection and prices, made even better with our coupon for 10% off.
How to Find the Best Designer Dresses in NYC This Spring
Spring has arrived in New York, meaning it's the season of fêtes, along with the new fashion that accompanies it. Whether that means Easter brunch, weddings, or a calendar chock-full of springtime soirees, we’ve found you a dress for the occasion.
Where to Find Red Carpet Trends in NYC
No doubt as you watched the 2016 Oscars, you were taking notes of the latest fashion trends. As spring comes on, along with the promise of summer, the sidewalks of New York will be reflecting fresh colors and looks. Here are our picks for the best of the red carpet, and how to track it down this spring in New York City.