A. Turen – Our Beauty Adventure star, Ashley Turen, owns this spectacular boutique filled unique handpicked selection of women and men contemporary clothing and accessories, from classic basics to one of a kind pieces, such as reinvented vintage. 85 Stanton Street – tel. 212.533.8200 –

Community 54 – A men’s shop with a fully functional arcade that doubles as the storefront, this little hideaway carries a bright, nostalgic selection of clothing, including hip-hop-inspired caps and retro sneakers. 54 Clinton Street – tel 212.673.7060

The Reformation – This vintage store has a unique premise: founders Yael Aflalo and Chi Bui find vintage pieces and rework them in their backroom sewing shop. The original pieces are funky and chic… definitely worth checking out. 156 Ludlow – tel. 646.448.4925

Earnest Sewn – A mecca for denim lovers, with a wide variety of fits and washes and custom design services from the cult jeans brand, complete with a selection of women and men’s fashion and accessories. 90 Orchard Street – 212.979.5120

Dear Rivington +: A vintage store with exquisite pieces from designers such as Vivienne Westwood, Yohji Yamamoto and Alexander Mc Queen. 95 Rivington Street – tel. 212.673.3499

By Robert James – Every item in this men’s fashion store is designed in-house and manufactured locally. The Fall collection is inspired by the London rock scene of the Sixties. 72 Orchard Street – 212.253.2121

Reed Space – A lifestyle store featuring contemporary streetwear fashion and accessories from independent designers and an art gallery. 151 Orchard Street – 212.253.0588

Economy Candy – A real candy emporium, sold in bulk, with an abundance of “vintage” sweets and European imports. 108 Rivington Street – 212.254.1531