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Norma Kamali

11 W. 56th St., New York, NY, 10019
nr. Fifth Ave.

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Service: 6
Selection: 6
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One of a Kind Head Turns!

By Funkychild on 7/22/2005

  • Overall Rating: 9
  • Service: 10
  • Selection: 8
  • Yes, I would go back!

If you don't know Norma Kamali-you don't know fashion. She began long ago what I see many designers copying now! Not to mention her store design inside is so dramatic! If you want a swimsuit that will turns heads, or garments that will survive 2 generations or more-buy a NK piece. Let me tell you from experience-it will last you for 18 years-and counting-and still in style! Her poly-jersey collection-No iron, just wash and go, quick dry,lasts for over 20 years and counting-doesn't fade! Need I say more? Convertible skirt that can be a dress or top or whatever! I have a red convertible skirt and have worn it 5 different ways so far, and get compliments on it everytime! (Fabulous, Chic, Timeless-always! If I can own a an outfit for over 20 years, wear it at least once a week, and it still looks new, I owe Norma $$! That's what I call a bargain! -and check out her Vintage sections..Amazing!

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Norma Kamali is a legend

By christinitalinda on 2/22/2005

  • Overall Rating: 9
  • Service: 8
  • Selection: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

The shopping experience at Norma Kamali is one of a kind. Manequins hang from the ceiling for you to see her collection, and then a personal shopper grabs your size for you. There is always a possibility that you are one of a few that have a certain item because she cuts only a certain amount of each size to sew. Who doesn't love to wear something that is basically one of a kind. Norma is the bathing suit guru. This years Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition featured not 1 Norma Kamali swimsuit. There was one in an advertisemnt for three olives vodka though. The funny thing is that the other designers swimsuits all look like the swimsuits that Norma has already been doing. GET YOUR OWN STYLE!!! Your suits will never be NORMA KAMALI

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