- Linda Dresner
484 Park Avenue, 212-308-3177
Linda Dresner was the first retailer to introduce the women of Manhattan to a minimalist German designer named Jil Sander. Still a big outlet for the recently revived Sander collection, Dresner’s perfectly curated Park Avenue shop is also the place to find something unique and beautiful by hot new designers like Gregory Parkinson and Proenza Schouler.
From the 2004 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).