NYC PRIVATE SHOPPING TOUR BLOG

The Take on a Walk on the Styled Side blog takes you on  a fashion tour in NY. There is only one constant about fashion, and that is that it will change. With that in mind, read about the new trends and looks that you can find in stores all over New York on our private tours. If you enjoy the blog, please read Barbara’s bi-weekly shopping column that appears in  New York Social Diary. Let’s see what’s happening on the Upper East Side, Soho, and Nolita and everywhere else in New York in our notes from a Fashion Tour in New York.

Check In To The New Look

Checks, tweeds, plaid are what you want to wear now. When you check into the new look, you will stand out. Thanksgiving is approaching, and it is starting to get cooler in the city. New York keeps getting better and better. Lots of new looks are arriving in the boutiques and stores all over the...

Check into the new look

Black in Time. A Look at the Show.

New York keeps getting better and moving towards a more normal pace of life. Every day is bringing better news about the recovery from the virus in New York State. Museums have opened all over the city, and the much anticipated show at the Costume Institute, About Time, Fashion and Duration has...

Time in Fashion

Black and White for Fall is The Way to Dress

It is now mid-October and the weather is starting to get a bit cooler. You should try black and white for fall, as the look is a great trans-seasonal look. Wear these pieces today, and for months to come. You will stand out. Sometimes an absence of color is more powerful than wearing color head...

Accent Black and White with Pink
How To Heat Up Your Wardrobe. Wear Red.

How To Heat Up Your Wardrobe. Wear Red.

Just because you have no where to go these days doesn't mean you can't dream a little. One thing you can do is to consider brightening your look. Here is how to heat up your wardrobe and wear red. The color red is often linked with love, warmth, and comfort. It is a strong and energetic color. Valentino, well known for loving red, has his own trade marked shade. Valentino Red. Wearing red head...

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Find Your Go To Spring Bag

Find Your Go To Spring Bag

Bags are always an important part of your look. Need some help to find your go to Spring bag? There is an extremely diverse selection of handbags to be seen this season, online or in stores when they do reopen. Two of the biggest trends in the bag world right now are structured bags vs soft and pouchy ones. Which one you gravitate towards depends on how you dress, obviously. Designers have been...

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What To Wear in NYC in March? Dark Prints of Course.

What To Wear in NYC in March? Dark Prints of Course.

March is a transitional month for getting dressed. If you have asked the question, what to wear in NYC in March already, you are not alone. We are living through a grave crisis. The Corona virus has reached our country, and everyone is doing what the can to be responsible and safe. Stores are closed for now. They will reopen. And life will return to normal. While we are in social distancing, we...

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Blue is the Color You Want to Wear For Spring.

Blue is the Color You Want to Wear For Spring.

It's February and it's been pretty dreary here in New York. One way to cheer yourself up is to let your wardrobe do it for you. Blue clothing and accessories are showing up everywhere. It looks like blue is the color you want to wear for spring. Blue is fresh, clean and can work like a neutral. There are so many shades of blue in all the collections. Let's take a tour around the city and all the...

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Make Shades Of White Your Go To Look This Winter

Make Shades Of White Your Go To Look This Winter

Winter white, off white, ivory and cream. These are some of the shades of white you should look to in early 2020. Gucci certainly makes a statement in white. Check out the white lace tight, white shoes and the bag, a head to toe look. Gucci isn't alone though. Let's take a tour through stores all around Manhattan. Valentino goes for white too. In a big way. A clean white dress is touched with a...

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What To Wear In January. Shine In Metallics.

What To Wear In January. Shine In Metallics.

What do you wear in January? Start with a shiny New Year's Eve, and then transition into beautiful clothing touched with a hint of metallic magic. Or go all out and add a few pieces that simply shine. January can be cold and dark. Lighten your days and shine. Take a peek at what you can find on Madison Avenue or in Soho on our Shopping Tour. Miuccia Prada is always on it. Her 60's prepped out...

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LOOK GRRREAT. Adopt And Wear Animal Prints This Season.

LOOK GRRREAT. Adopt And Wear Animal Prints This Season.

Looking for something new? The original no-print-print is what you want to wear now. You should absolutely wear animal prints this season, for day and for night. Animal prints pack a punch and flatter just about everyone. Are you interested in Soho Shopping or maybe the Upper East Side? Our tours will lead you to the trends. Want to look festive, alluring and chic? Alice and Olivia can get you...

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Make Military Green Your Go To Look. The New Fall Trend.

Make Military Green Your Go To Look. The New Fall Trend.

Khaki, olive, olive drab, and other shades of green are a new fall trend. Make military green and camouflage prints will give you your go to look. Whether it is sequins for night time fun, minimal interpretations or distressed and casual outfits and coats, military looks right. The camouflage print was invented during WW 1 as the nature of war changed. French artists who were fighting in the...

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BIG FEET, The New Boots. What to wear in NYC in November. Discover the Best Boots and Sneakers.

BIG FEET, The New Boots. What to wear in NYC in November. Discover the Best Boots and Sneakers.

Sandal time is over. Wondering about what to wear in NYC in November? Fall is here, why not try the Big Foot look? It's everywhere. Azzedine Alaia's stud inflected bootie is the most feminine. Try it with floaty dresses, not just jeans. Track pants, midi skirts, miniskirts and printed pants work too. Be creative, mix it up and enjoy. Let NYC Private Shopping Tour's Private Tours help you find...

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LET THERE BE NEON, Style in Shopping.

LET THERE BE NEON, Style in Shopping.

We can all use a pop of color these days. Pastels? I think not. What looks new is a touch of neon. Or if you are feeling bold, neon from head to toe. Perhaps that pop can be a bag or a shoe. Why not go shopping for neon? In any case, let there be neon wherever you shop. Leave it to Miuccia Prada to come up with the most sophisticated take on the neon trend. She adds the neons to a tie dye print....

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