New York Magazine

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Best Underwear


  • Aerie by American Eagle

    1551 Broadway, at 46th St., third fl.; 212-205-7260

    Journelle is the shop for sweet bridal shower nighties, Coco de Mer is the place for kinky getups, and Agent Provocateur and Kiki de Montparnasse are the sources of red-hot sexy. But for flattering, well-priced everyday lingerie, American Eagle’s Aerie is affordable and reliable. Located inside the teen retailer’s megastore on the northern edge of Times Square, Aerie is lined with bras, panties, and camis in splashy shades and prints but also stocks vintage-inspired styles, plus plenty of basic black and nude for the less adventurous. There are push-up and padded bras (from $24.50), delicate lace-trimmed cotton bralettes and boy shorts ($12.50; three for $25), and versatile convertible bras with detachable straps for cutout dresses and spaghetti-strap tanks come spring (from $34.50).

From the 2010 Best of New York issue of New York Magazine

Advertising
Order the Issue Today

Cover of New York Magazine's Best of New York issue

Order This Issue

Other Best Of Guides

Where can you find the city’s top dog groomer? Last-minute tailor? Beef tongue? We eat, drink, dance, shop, shvitz, and trampoline our way around the city, not to mention poll scores of in-the-know colleagues, hard-partying friends, opinionated family members, and, this year, a team of guest expert bloggers to bring you answers to all of the above questions, and hundreds more, in the form of our annual “Best of New York” issue.

Read More...