Local Expert Shopping Recommendations
About New York, NY Shopping
Cutting edge fashions, modern art, books, flea market finds, gourmet foods, fine jewelry, funky home accessories, designer handbags, antique furniture – it's all available in NYC, in abundance. This is the ultimate consumer city, a mecca for shopaholics. If you're in the market for haute couture, super-stylish shoes, and the like, Fifth Avenue, Madison Avenue, Broadway in Soho and the Lower East Side are good starting points. There are fabulous art galleries clustered in Chelsea. The city is also home to a number of huge department stores, including stalwarts Macy's, Bloomingdale's, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bendel's and Bergdorf's. But budget shoppers are in heaven at Union Square where Nordstrom Rack, Daffy's and DSW offer real deals.
About Kim Goodin
Kim Goodin has traveled extensively throughout the US and Europe, stopping for a year or two in places such as London and Denver. Aside from road trips, she enjoys animals and books, and has many of both. She will read almost anything, but particularly enjoys biographies, Southern gothic fiction, mysteries, classic British novels, and cookbooks. When her... Read more »
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