new york fashion is the undisputed fashion capital of the United States. It's a mecca for major designers and up-and-comers alike, and let's not forget the shopping. No vacation is complete without a stroll through the streets of SoHo. But insiders know the best way to shop the city is by visiting the New York City boutiques that set the Big Apple apart.
Tucked into the coolest neighborhoods are a handful of shops that insiders constantly have on their radars. Stocked with buzzy brands like Vetements and Attico, as well as more budget-friendly (but equally chic) picks, this is the real way to shop like a New Yorker. Below we're highlighting 11 shops New York girls frequent. Pull out Google Maps, plug in these addresses, and prepare yourself: You're about to have the best shopping trip of your life.
What started out as an obsession with the perfect leather jacket has turned into a clothing line that NYC girls wear on the regular. While the classic moto is a must, there are plenty of other cool seasonal pieces at the retailer's SoHo flagship.Where: 19 Mercer St.
From Veja sneakers to Cuero and Mor bags, this creative store is up onto the coolest up-and-coming brands. Better yet, the interiors are constantly evolving.Where: 25 Mercer St.
3. Maryam Nassir Zadeh
Since opening her Lower East Side store in 2008, Maryam Nassir Zadeh has created something of a cult following on the indie fashion scene. Her showroom is known for showcasing rising independent designers like Lauren Manoogian and Mari Giudicelli, as well as her own collection of clothing and footwear.Where: 123 Norfolk St.