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International Playground

International Playground

13 Stanton Street btwn Bowery and Chrystie
(212) 228-2323
www.internationalplayground.com

Nestled where in Nolita near the Lower East Side, the eclectic clothing found at International Playground blends in well with the art galleries nearby. The store is stocked with wares from up and... Read More

Billykirk

Billykirk

16 Orchard Street Canal and Hester Streets
(646) 684-4050
billykirk.com

Billykirk’s first brick-and-mortar shop is located in Manhattan’s Lower East Side, and includes a retail space in the front as well as the brand’s showroom in the back. The 750... Read More

Russ&Daughters

Russ & Daughter’s

179 East Houston St between Allen & Orchard Sts
(212) 475-4880

Joel Russ was a Polish immigrant who started selling herring from a pushcart, and after seven years saved enough money to open a store at 179 Houston Street. He brought his daughters into the... Read More

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Dior

19 E 57th St., New York, NY (5th & Madison Aves.)
212.931.2950
www.diorcouture.com

White, stark and sleek, Christian Dior’s lustrous establishment on Fifty-Seventh Street is the work of go-to luxury retail architect Peter Marino, who spent 18 months making the space feel like... Read More

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Gargyle

16 Orchard St., New York, NY (Canal & Hester Sts.)
917.470.9367
www.gargyle.com

Originally an online retailer with a DUMBO showroom, Gargyle crossed the water and settled into Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Gargyle houses collections of men’s and women’s apparel, shoes and... Read More

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Narnia

161 Rivington St., New York, NY (Suffolk & Clinton Sts.)
212.979.0661
www.narnianyc.com

Like its namesake, this venerable Lower East Side vintage shop is a magical place. The racks are crammed with an explosion of colorful prints and textures, to festive effect. On one wall, an old... Read More