BEST OF: Vintage Shopping in NYC & Brooklyn
Many professional stylists and shoppers say that NYC has some of the best vintage shopping and we tend to agree. Yes, you have to spend a little more time hunting, but it’s so worth it when you find those special pieces! Here are our favorite vintage shops in NYC & Brooklyn.
Don’t forget that our very own tour guide, who is also a Sustainable Fashion Designer and life long New Yorker, leads several great fashion tours where you can shop these spots!
Awoke Vintage (Williamsburg & Greenpoint)
Not too expensive and not too cheap – they are right in that sweet spot and have tons of amazing finds for every style and occasion. You can also shop them online at shop thrilling.com. Or on our Sustainable Brooklyn Food & Fashion Tour!
Crossroads Trading (Williamsburg, Brooklyn) 135 N 7th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249
This is where some of us personally trade in clothing, so it stands to reason that we never walk out of this store without finding something pre-loved that we can’t live without.
Beacon’s Closet – multiple locations (Manhattan & Brooklyn)
One of the more famous vintage store brands in NYC & Brooklyn. The stores are generally large and they’ve got something for everyone.
Olly Olly Oxen (East Williamsburg, Brooklyn) 137 Montrose Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Founder / Owner Suzy loves to style you while you shop. Her store is packed with amazing finds. And be sure to read our recent interview that we did with her.
Thriftwares at Artists & Fleas, Williamsburg – 70 N 7th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249 (only open on weekends)
We have scored several great pieces here, from dresses and sweaters to amazing bomber jackets. And you can catch this one on our Sunday Funday Boozy Brooklyn Tasting Tour or after our Williamsburg Bites Food Tour (the tour ends close by)!
Tokio 7 (East Village, NYC) 83 E 7th St, New York, NY 10003
This one is also a favorite among stylists and personal shoppers.
High End Luxury Resale / Vintage Favorites:
INA – 207 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011
What Goes Around Comes Around – 351 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013
The RealReal – 80 Wooster St, New York, NY 10012
A Second Chance – multiple locations
Designer Revival – 324 E 81st St, New York, NY 10028
Here are more great picks by Manrepeller: https://www.manrepeller.com/2018/07/best-vintage-stores-new-york.html