Category Archives: Clothing

Shinola CEO discusses the product line

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Gilded Age clothing

April 3, 2014- Story and photos by Mary Engels Gilded Age kept its doors open late last night to showcase their Spring collection. Hand-painted Salvage denim washed in a natural indigo dye, over-dyed tees in lighter colors of blue and … Continue reading

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Interview with Ed Hogan of Brookfield Properties about retail leasing strategies

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Tip of the Week: Try Bonobos

February 18, 2014- By Steven E. Greer After trying Zappos for about a year, and realizing that they are only good at super fast shoe delivery because their clothing is low quality and does not fit, I was interested to … Continue reading

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ManuelRacim made-to-measure shirts

December 6, 2013- By Steven E. Greer In our quest to find quality clothing made from genuine materials, we visited ManuelRacim (MR) made-to-measure shirts on Hudson Street by Duane Street (near Bouley restaurant). Tip: How to avoid buying junk clothing

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Ultra luxury Hermes coming to Brookfield Place

June 12, 2013- The NY Post is reporting, “The ultra lux retailer, Hermes, has just leased a prominent storefront at Brookfield Place, the company confirmed. We’ve learned the Paris-based company’s boutique will be placed just to the left of the … Continue reading

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Salvatore Ferragamo coming to Brookfield Place

August 15, 2013- The NY Post is reporting that another luxury retailer is coming to Brookfield place: Salvatore Ferragamo. That is in addition to Hermes and Michael Kors, to name a few.

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My $2,000 Ethan Allen chair/ottoman is fake leather

January 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer In our series exposing the pervasive problem of counterfeit leather and clothing material making its way into products sold at reputable stores, we add this. BP.TV just realized that our $2,000 “leather” chair … Continue reading

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Theory retail store latest to be added to Brookfield Place

December 10, 2013- The Post is reporting, “Contemporary brand Theory is the latest to join the fashion crowd at Brookfield Place, where Brookfield Office Properties is completing a $250 million redesign of the former World Financial Center’s retail, dining and … Continue reading

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WSJ explains how cotton and other commodities are often counterfeit

December 9, 2013- Perhaps inspired by our stories, our friends at the WSJ have an article today explaining how “cotton” and other commodities are often of poor quality, or counterfeit. “Jesse Curlee is on a mission to stamp out textile … Continue reading

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Burberry and Michael Kors to be in new Brookfield Place

February 19, 2013 By Steven E. Greer Well, that was fast. On the same day that we listed in our annual report that new retail stores would be a nice addition to Brookfield Place, it is being reported that luxury … Continue reading

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More high-end retail sign up to Brookfield Place

October 22, 2013- Since our last updates, more high-end retail has signed up as new tenants in Brookfield. They include: Scoop Zegna Judith and Charles Calypso These are in addition to stores previously reported: Hermes Michael Kors Salvatore Ferragamo

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Banana Republic closes

Post your opinions and experiences with this business in the comments section 200 Vesey Street New York, NY 10080 (212) 962-1461

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Tip of the Week: Buy everything you can through Zappos

October 15, 2012 By Steven E Greer, MD Like most men, I would rather do accounting or watch The View than shop for clothes in Manhattan. Not only is it time consuming and a $40 cab fare to schlep to … Continue reading

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