A Storm of “New” In Soho

A Storm of "New" In Soho

This week’s Column looks at a storm of “new” in Soho. Many new brands are opening stores downtown. Several of them are bringing new tech ideas along with the retail. Brands with strong businesses are finding that having their own brick and mortar can be good. And with every brand it is the experience that counts. […]

Midtown Means Business

Midtown means Business

This week’s Column takes you to Midtown and Rockefeller Center. Midtown means business this time of year. The boutiques are full of a little bit of this and that.  Whether you are shopping for holiday gifts, or for yourself, Fifth Avenue and nearby streets have so much going on right now.  Some of the spaces are […]

The Way It Is In Soho

The Way it is in Soho column

This week’s Column looks at some of the many new brands opening stores downtown. That’s the way it is in Soho. Many of them are American-made, but new concepts and popular brands from other countries are arriving here too. Brands with strong businesses are finding that having their own brick and mortar can be good. And […]

Something New In A Very Old ‘Hood“

Something new on Orchard Street on the LES

This week’s Column looks at the how the old and the new blend downtown. Visit the newest boutiques and most interesting concepts that have opened on Orchard Street. These days you will find something new in a very old ‘hood. Discover lots of boutiques with a mix of merch, books and vinyl, clothing and jewelry. […]

Falling Onto Madsion Avenue

Falling Onto Madison in Oct

This week’s Column visits some intriguing stores discovered after falling onto Madison Avenue. Several are multi-brand stores filled with all kinds of clothing, shoes and bags. There are reboots and new arrivals among them. Some of the spaces are minuscule, and others are quite big. Just like New York. There are many new looks available to […]

La Rentrée to A New Season in Paris

Looking at Pais during La Rentree

This week’s Column explores La Rentrée in Paris. La Rentrée is a French tradition, that means coming back, and is the start to a new season after the summer vacations. See the newest museum and gallery shows, and explore new season clothing and trends in the boutiques of Paris. There are many unique shops to […]

Repostioning SoHo’s Newest

Soho's newest shopping area

This week’s Column looks at some exciting changes in Soho. Soho’s newest stores are familiar names. Some are stores that have re-established their presence in Soho, are pop ups turned permanent, or D.T.C. brands opening their first flagships. Most of the stores offer fashion at approachable price-points.  As the summer season continues, there are many new […]

This and That in Nolita

This and That in Nolita

This week’s Column takes you to Elizabeth Street in Nolita. The boutiques are full of a little bit of this and that in Nolita. Nolita’s got so much going on right now. Pop ups turned permanent, new arrivals, and new outposts among them. Some of the spaces are minuscule, and the others are a bit larger. […]

Song Of The South Of France

the song of the South of France in St Tropez

This week’s Column takes a voyage from Paris to St. Tropez and the South of France. The song of the South of France calls. Also discover the towns and beach life on the other side of the St. Tropez peninsula. There have been many changes in the over the years. There is much to discover. […]

In Paris, Rain or Shine

In Paris

This week’s Column shows you what’s new in Paris. There have been many changes in the shopping landscape, and new stores and restaurants have opened. Paris is never static, there are many new stores to discover. See what the different arrondisements of Paris have to offer. There are many unique shops to be found. Discover […]