- April 2, 2007
- David Reeves
"If you’re getting three years out of a suit, wearing it once a week, you’re doing all right."
- July 25, 2005
- Mary Apicella
"I'm a little warped. I used to spend $600 every season without remorse, because I knew I'd wear the bag that winter and maybe after. Now I think I'd spend more."
- July 30, 2007
- Elizabeth Doyle
Doyle & Doyle, 189 Orchard St., nr. Houston St.; 212-677-9991.
- December 26, 2005
- Vivian Verlaan
"Kate does exist, though I've never met her."
- June 25, 2007
- Nach Waxman
Kitchen Arts & Letters, 1435 Lexington Ave., nr. 93rd St.; 212-876-5550.
- May 16, 2005
- Joseph A. Diorio
"We don't let the balls drop at Home Depot. It's not gonna happen."
- November 1, 2004
- Nikki Meistrell
Three questions for a clerk a La Petite Coquette, 51 University Pl.
- June 6, 2005
- Beverley Ruddock
We get dressed up as cowboys and cowgirls. I have several outfits that revolve around leather chaps.
- September 25, 2006
- Adrienne Wong
We do custom paper, home accessories, and portraiture—all from scratch.
- September 18, 2006
- Gabrielle Auerbach
I’ve seen people peering in the windows hours before we open at noon.