Take Mom Shopping, Mothers Day NYC 2011

April 30th, 2011

Calling all husbands, boyfriends and son. Take Mom or the woman in your life shopping in glorious Soho and Nolita NYC, where EVERYTHING new and fabulous can be found. Mothers Day special. Men come along free  – to hold the bags – “natch”. May 6, 7 & 8. 11am – 1:30pm (then grab a fabulous lunch at a chic cafe and you have will have made your woman happy. www.shopgotham.com Code: men


Missoni for Havaianas Flip-Flops and Espadrilles Coming This May- From today’s Racked.com

April 28th, 2011

We had to feature Rack’s item from today, as the pics alione make you want to run. But alas, they are not quite ready for prime time yet. BUT Shop Gotham will be ready to hunt them down when they are. check out all of our good find on one of our shopping tours:  www.shopgotham.com

“Brazilian footwear company Havaianas is branching out in a major way this and in May, they’ll be unleashing these super-colorful, super-fun Missoni for Havaianas flip-flops and espadrilles (after the jump) onto the world.

$60- $135. See Racked. com for more info

Spring=Sample Sales

April 21st, 2011

NYC loves this season for a lot of reasons:  the cherry trees blooming at Central Park, the sidewalk cafes re-appearing on the streets, the opportunity to wear peep-toed shoes!  But for those who consider shopping a way of life, spring also means SAMPLE SALES!!

April and May feature some of the best sample sales from some of the hottest designers.  Take a Garment Center Insider Tour to get to some of the following sales.   BUT the highlight of the tour will be going behind the scenes and into  some of New York’s top private designer showrooms.   Sign up today!

April 25-30 Fred Perry

April 27-29 Vivienne Tam

April 27-29 Aeffe USA

April 28-30 Paul Smith

May 3-5 Furla

May 9-27 Charlotte Ronson, Odd Molly, Bloch

May 10-12 Rachel Roy/Pink Tartan

May 18-22 Theory

Also coming this spring:  Tory Burch, J. Crew, Lewis Cho and more!  Stay tuned…

April 8, NYC Shopping Tour Discount

April 6th, 2011

Shop Gotham, NYC’s leading shopping tour company, extends a discount on one tour each week. Coming to NYC to do some spring shopping? Looking to shop those Showrooms and Sample Sales you’ve heard about? or want to see those fabled Soho and Nolita boutiques? Shop Gotham fashion shopping tours offer exclusive access, discounts and other special ammenities unavailable to the individual shopper. One Tour each week is discounted! more $ for your clothing and accessories. so check back each week at www.shopgotham.com

Why take a NYC Garment Center Shopping Tour in April?

April 6th, 2011

Ladies, April commences the Spring Sample Sale season in nyc. What exactly does that mean? Spring overstock, which is in the stores right now, can be yours for a fraction of the price. Yes indeed. More importantly, Shop Gotham tours takes you to PRIVATE sample sales, where the showroom and all its goodies are yours alone to peruse, try on and buy. Get a jump on your spring wardrobe! Shop Gotham Garment Center tours run every Wednesday and Friday.  www.shopgotham.com.  Check back for Weekly Specials!

Does this make me look fat?

April 5th, 2011

Common Dressing Room Question

At Shop Gotham we hear that question over and over.  But guess what?  Sometimes it’s not you, honey, it’s the store.  Blogger Ryan O’Connell posted this hilarious list of stores guaranteed to make you feel fat! See if your favorites (or least favorites) made the list by clicking on the link!