- Barneys Co-Op
660 Madison Ave., fifth fl., 212-826-8900
Unlike the chaotic women’s denim department, the men’s jeans section here is well organized and peopled by attentive clerks who aren’t trying to help eighteen other customers at once. They have the basics as well as an impressive selection of fashion denim, with new brands like Nudie, Gold Sign, Stitch’s, and a customize-your-own station for Earnest Sewn jeans.
Best Jeans for Men
From the 2006 Best of New York issue of New York Magazine
So what exactly does “best” mean in a city with thousands of pizza joints, hundreds of celebrity masseuses, and museum-worthy concept shops on every corner? Well, in the case of this, our annual “Best of New York” roundup, there’s a heavy emphasis on what’s new or what has somehow remained virtually unheard of (until now, of course).