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Best of New York Shopping 2004

Best Suits

Seize Sur Vingt

  • Photo by Peter Berson
  • Seize Sur Vingt

    243 Elizabeth Street, 212-343-0476

    This Nolita boutique offers ready-to-wear and custom suits and shirts (and it’s the only place in town, as far as we know, to offer custom cashmere sweaters) with a cool, European feel. The guy who shops here probably drives a Vespa and drinks his espresso strong. Suits are handsewn and, because of a final-stage, “rough draft” try-on, fit impeccably.

From the 2004 Best of New York issue of New York Magazine

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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).