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Ask Shop Clerk Archive

November 21, 2005
Oscar Adames

"Say no to butt crack. It's not sexy."

November 14, 2005
Jamie Gray

"I'd be out of business if I didn't allow dogs and strollers in here. This is Park Slope."

November 7, 2005
Hilary Bolyard

The collection has become more "designer." I'd like to think it had something to do with me. I'm the buyer and manager."

October 31, 2005
Sarah Burchett

It would be exciting to see more women digest Balenciaga. I’m from Iowa, and I get a lot of stares when I go back. Everyone thinks that I’m so crazy or weirdly dressed, but they’re in jogging pants and an Easter sweater.

October 24, 2005
Robert Gerstner

"We carry rare perfumes from all over the world, so we wanted a name in Latin, the mother of all languages."

October 17, 2005
Annie Yeh

"Most of our customers are busy women whose wardrobes are mainly Theory. Some stay-at-home moms. too-we're on the Upper West Side."

October 10, 2005
Thomas Trube

I try not to wear head-to-toe Puma when I work out because that’s embarrassing.

October 3, 2005
Jill Alexander

"Anything that has a little bit of sparkle goes for days in our store."

September 26, 2005
Matt Falcone

"The store is a sanctuary. It's a museum. It's a bazaar. It's theater. It's like being in a Broadway show."

September 19, 2005
Nelson Pitts and Colyn Hunt

There's a coffee derived from monkey poop. The English are really into that.

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