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This week’s Column visits the dazzling vintage jewelry stores on Madison Avenue. Almost every necklace, rings, earing, watch or whatever in the boutiques has a backstory. I am dazzled by their beauty, and distinct design. See the the best pieces with New York shopping tours. You will want them all. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

Vintage Jewelry on Madison
vintage jewelry nyc

This week’s Column visits the new stores best for shopping. Nordstrom, Balenciaga, Missoni and more. These are stores with distictive points of view. They offer fabulous new shopping experiences. With these new stores the shopping is better than ever, when you take private shopping tours in New York. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

Nordstrom is best for shopping
the best store for shopping is Nordstrom

This week’s Column mixes two of our favorite things. Fashion and food.  Retail is changing. Thank goodness. Restaurants serve delicious food. And they sell all sorts of merchandise. Bravo to the hosts for bringing newness to shopping. What is your fave cuisine? A New York shopping tour will take you everywhere. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

fashion and food go together
fashion and food are partners

This week’s Column explores some of the many new stores in Paris, as well as museum offerings and restaurants, new and old. And it visits the super chic beach community of Pyla, Cap Ferret and Arcachon. Town or country, France has everything. Learn to shop le French way. The column is a luxury private shopping tour for you. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

shop le french way today
shop le French way in Paris

This week’s Column visits some of the new spots to shop in Soho.  From the new Lanvin store, redone after the departure of Alber Elbaz, t o the many other cool boutiques. The streets of Soho are always inspiring. And the design of the new boutiques is also work taking a look at. You can find all these stores on your NYC shopping tour. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

New spots to shop downtown
New spots to shop in Soho

This week’s Column explores some of the best and varied shopping in the city. Madison Avenue is having a renaissance. Carolina Herrera and others have opened boutiques in tandem with New York Fashion Week. Fall is here, and the stores are full of new merchandise.  The best New York shopping tours take you to Madison Avenue. It is always a must visit destination in New York, and these new boutiques make it more exciting.  Read written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

new stores for fashion week

This week’s Column takes you to the very new stores with a new attitude. Zimmerman and Anine Bing are among them. The chic brands are all very different, but they all have stores both up and downtown. All the shops are full of  beautiful merchandise. Are you looking to update your wardrobe?  New York shopping tours can help. Written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

new attitude in NYC
store with a new attitude

This week’s Column explores some of the book stores dotting New York.  Large or small, they have distictive points of view. Some are specialty book stores, and some have books on a wide range of subjects. If browsing is your idea of a good time, our NYC shopping tour offers a look at books. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

book stores to visit

This week’s Column visits the island that melds centuries of history with beautiful landscapes and beaches. In Sicily you can visit Roman ruins, see Norman cathedrals and palaces, and shop in many stores. And taste some of the best food in Italy. The island is a perfect summer destination. The column is a luxury Private shopping tour for you. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

Visit Sicily
A beautiful view of Sicily

This week’s Column introduces one of the newest trends in shopping. As we try to become more sustainable, luxury resale and haute vintage shopping are the way to go. You can now shop someone else’s closet. The finds are pretty good. And zero waste is a good thing too. Find where the experts shop when you take private shopping tours in New York. Read the column written by Barbara Hodes of  NYC Private Shopping Tour in New York Social Diary.

shop things from a closet