Known for: Sweetly sentimental dresses and skirts that incorporate vintage fabrics and techniques. Barnes's workshop produces some of the most beautiful embroidery in town.
What to buy: Delicate, lacy camisoles ($100– $500) and patchwork skirts incorporating vintage fabrics, hand-beading, and embroidery ($1,000–$1,600).
Where to buy it: Lucy Barnes (117 Perry Street; 212-647-0149).
Pictured: Black velvet patchwork skirt ($1,150)
|Photograph by Andrew McCaul.|