Category Archives: Shop Gotham News

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift

April 14th, 2015

Mother’s Day is next month and the best gift that you could give is to spend the day together with Mom. Shopping Tours are a fun and unique gift idea for this very special occasion to celebrate the special mom’s in your life. Shop Gotham is offering special Mother’s Day Packages this Spring for Garment Center Tours on May 6, 7 & 8. Mom’s accompanied by a full paying guest are treated to a half price ticket along with a free special bubbly toast! Book your tour at shopgotham.com and enter code: Mother15 at checkout.

Every mom and daughter we’ve ever met enjoy shopping together, which makes Shop Gotham shopping tours an easy win! Plan your next visit to NYC with mom, shop current Spring fashion and accessories with exclusive Shop Gotham tour discounts and celebrate Mother’s Day in style. 

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Low Season Rates for Tours

January 5th, 2015

Happy New Year everyone! As a token of our appreciation, we are happy to announce that low season Jan/Feb shopping tour rates have begun for all of our shopping tours throughout the city. Winter in NYC post holiday is great for lower hotel rates, quieter streets, less crowded restaurants and of course, low season rates for shopping tours!

The money you will save on your tour tickets can be used to buy yourself something that is well deserved. Join a shopping tour for less and shop NYC fashion at wholesale, designer discounts straight from the showroom. Shop amazing deals on winter apparel and accessories and enjoy an afternoon well spent in New York City with family and friends.

Bring your best snuggly winter boots and long coat to stay warm!

Garment Center 2015 tours commence on Wednesday Jan 7, 2015.

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4 New Partner Showrooms

November 10th, 2014

Just in time for holidays 2014, we have added 4 new showrooms for our dedicated shopping fashionista’s. Whether you are in your 20’s, 70’s or somewhere between, you will get to shop for gorgeous quality apparel and accessories at wholesale and then can proudly say you bought them in NYC, in the heart of the legendary Garment Center. Shop Gotham wholesale “insider” shopping tours will run until December 19th this year.

And don’t forget, sample sale season is finally here! The only time us girls can get the chance to purchase one of a kind main stream designer apparel and accessories at 80-90% off of the retail price that you would find in a store. We make 1-2 sample sale stops in addition to our private showroom stops on each Garment District tours, depending on the day/location of current sales. A few big designer sales to look for this month:

Alexis Bittar, Tibi, Vivienne Tam, Botkier, Helmut Lang, Haute Hippie, Rebecca Minkoff, Shoshanna, Lulu Frost


Fall 2014 Merchandise now available!

July 21st, 2014

Shop new Fall 2014 designer merchandise at wholesale on our Garment Center Shopping Tour. Indulge yourselves this August, in fashion that the stores haven’t even seen yet! 

In addition, we are proud to introduce *4 NEW* partner showrooms to our Garment Center Shopping Tours. Shop dresses, separates, outerwear, handbags, scarves, fur, jewelry, shoes-you name it-all at wholesale prices! If you want to shop in New York and get unique, high quality pieces at extremely reasonable prices, please join us!

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Introducing 7 Self-Directed Shopping Tours

July 9th, 2014

For the shopper who likes to “get it done” on their own accord

Shop Gotham New York City Shopping Programs are forever progressing to meet and surpass the requests of our clients; introducing a plethora of Self Directed Shopping Tours for shoppers who want to shop at their own pace. We are excited to announce a new concept to our roster of shopping programs, a variety of Self-Directed Shopping Tours, that conveniences the shopper. Guests may shop at their own pace within a list of hand selected shops and boutiques that cater directly to their specific desires at hand.

Shop Gotham has created 7 individual self-directed tours for the independent shopper that wants to get the most out of their time shopping in NYC, whether it be all in one day or spread out throughout a weekend. Options include: Soho Teen, Soho Chic Woman, Soho Dapper Man, Soho Home, Teen Dresses NYC (for casual, formal and prom) Women’s Plus Sizes NYC/Brooklyn and Designer Resale/Consignment Upper East Side. Other specific outside of the topics listed here may be able to be accommodated upon request.

These emailable itineraries (accompanied by a simple map when necessary) identify 15- 25 shops largely in Manhattan, which offer the widest and most appealing selection based on the categories above. Both chain stores and “only in NYC” options are in the mix, with addresses, hours, phone number, size ranges and a brief summary of items and best sellers.

Shoppers can pick and choose their destinations or for the ambitious, the entire itinerary can be accomplished in 2 days time, at one’s own pace. Self Directed Shopping Tours range in price from $29 – $65. To order please reach us at info@shopgotham.com with the respective Self-Directed List you would like to purchase in the subject line or by calling 917-599-6650.

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Behind the curtain: Broadway and Theater Costume

April 29th, 2014

For Broadway and Film, costumes are integral to the story line and overall excitement of the production. Where does the process begin? What elements are needed? Could a detailed pocket really matter? Shop Gotham has put together a unique “behind the curtain” NYC theater experience, exploring the Steps of Creation in Broadway & Theater Costume Design!

This program showcases the wardrobing process, taking guests both behind- the-scenes to a renowned design studio and to private industry-only shops for an enlightening costume and production overview that can only be found in NYC.  Step into this world non-thespians rarely enter.

Tour includes visits to a Costume Design Studio, a Theater & Costume Jewelry Showroom, a Theatrical Stage and Dance Shoe Supplier as well as visits and discussions of other integral hubs of the New York Broadway and Theater Community. We invite students and adult groups both to explore this program, for more information please email us: info@shopgotham.com or call us: (917) 599-6650

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Thursday Garment Center tour joins the roster!

March 18th, 2014

Due to high demand, Shop Gotham now offers
Thursday Garment Center Tours
(in addition to our Wed & Fri tours!)

Our designers open their private showroom doors and allow you to purchase their Spring/Summer 2014 collections, at wholesale price, like a buyer! Although the weather in New York continues to freeze us every day, these Spring colors should warm you up in preparation for sunny days.

Our showrooms specialize in a variety of: apparel, outerwear, accessories, handbags and shoes. Each tour is designed to provide 3 accessory focused & 3 apparel focused partner showrooms in addition to the best sample sales happening in the area each day.

The new Spring schedule here:
http://www.zerve.com/ShopGotham/calendar

These shopping tours are open to the public and can be booked through the link below or by calling 917.599.6650

Student Group Program: Fashion and Performance

February 12th, 2014

Today in the circle of Broadway and Film, costumes are the epicenter of excitement and compelling delight. Where does the process begin? What elements are needed? This program showcases the wardrobing process, taking students both behind- the-scenes to design studios and to private industry-only shops for an enlightening costume production overview that can only be found in NYC.
As the newest addition to our specialty group programs, the Costume and Theater Design experience commences in March and can be booked year-round. Let us take you and your students on an educational experience into the costume design, theater and performance realms of New York City. Our guides, designers and industry experts will explain the entire costuming process from initial concept to concluding stage/film.

“Low-season” Rates: Garment Center Tours

December 18th, 2013
Shopping wholesale in the Garment Center is an exclusive chance to purchase handmade designer pieces at 50-80% off of the price you’d normally find in retail stores. Save on your tour booking and your shopping during the next two months on a Shop Gotham shopping tour!

Shop Gotham is offering lowered rates for Garment Center tours as the winter months ensue. For the months of January and February, enjoy the tour of New York’s Garment District for only $60.
In addition, booking with us directly will save you the “booking fee”
Inquiries to 917.599.6650 or info@shopgotham.com

Shop at your own pace: Self Directed Shopping Tours

December 11th, 2013

Shop Gotham now offers two (updated) Self Directed Shopping Tours! For the shopper who likes to “do it on their own”.

  • Plus size women (sizes 16+)

Women who want to buy fashionable items in NYC but can never find their size.

  • Families visiting NYC with teens

Shop the downtown neighborhoods of SoHo/NoLita like a pro, or any neighborhood of choice with the whole family.

For families that want to take their teen shopping in NYC, but would like to do so one their own clock-this is perfect for you. As for our full figured and curvy fashionista’s, this itinerary allows you to explore all of the stores within NYC that carry sizes for you without having to worry, do research and inquire over the phone.

We make shopping New York City easy for  you. Spend the day shopping at your own pace with an exclusive list of NYC’s choice stores tailored to your taste. We also provide a map that outlines store locations, descriptions and price ranges. And, as always, we know the best places to send you!

Inquiries to: info@shopgotham.com