Book Your NYC Shopping Tour Now for Spring/Summer 2014!

Planning a spring or summer vacation to New York City? NOW is the perfect time to book your NYC Shopping Tour or guided New York Fashion History Tour.

This summer, we’re offering affordable public tour versions of four of our most popular itineraries. Public tours are capped at 8-12 people, with tickets priced at $35 - $50 per person, depending on the length of the tour. Choose from:

An introduction to the
NYC Garment District. See Project Runway locations (including Mood Fabrics!) and fashion landmarks such as Bryant Park and the Fashion Walk of Fame. Along the way, explore the history of New York’s garment and retail industries, and hear “insider” stories from a professional designer and licensed tour guide. Ideal for fashion or costume design students, aspiring designers, fashion history buffs, Project Runway fans, and anyone interested in the inner workings of the New York City fashion industry. Priced at $39/person (2-hour tour).

Spring/Summer Schedule: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 10 AM
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A New York City tour designed for those who sew, craft, quilt, or just love fabrics! This tour
focuses on hands-on shopping rather than history or sightseeing, and covers a variety of fabric, ribbon, trim, notion, and sewing supply stores in and around the New York City Garment District. Depending on group makeup, this NYC tour may also include things like beads, jewelry findings, patterns, or sewing books. Led by a professional designer. Priced at $46/person (3-hour tour).

Spring/Summer Schedule: Wednesdays at 10 AM
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The New York Boutiques tour is an NYC shopping tour designed for women (and older teens) who are interested in shopping for clothing and accessories in one of the city's most fashionable residential neighborhoods, the Upper West Side. Explore trendy, "only in NYC" boutiques along Broadway and Amsterdam, and discover why Columbus Avenue is quickly earning a reputation as the "new" Madison Avenue. Please note that most boutiques carry women's clothing in US sizes 0-12. Meeting location and directions provided with booking confirmation. Priced at $46/person (3-hour tour).
Spring/Summer Schedule: Tuesdays at 2 PM
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Learn about the evolution of
fashion along Fifth Avenue and the 34th Street shopping district, from chic residential neighborhood to garment manufacturing to the heyday of the great New York City department store. Includes the histories of Macy's, Saks, and many other present-day department stores, along with long-gone retailers like Best & Company and Bonwit Teller. Ideal for fashion history buffs and anyone with an interest in NYC history. Priced at $36/person (2-hour tour).

Spring/Summer Schedule: Saturdays at 2 PM
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In addition to our public New York City tour offerings, you can choose from a large range of
private New York City shopping tours. Possible itineraries include Consignment Shopping, Makeup & Accessories, Garment District, Tween Fashion, Plus Size Shopping, Upper West Side Boutiques, and many more! Choose from any of our suggested NYC shopping tour itineraries, or mix-and-match to create the ideal tour for your needs. Private NYC fashion tours are designed for your friends and family only (NO touring with strangers!) Tours include a custom itinerary, your choice of date and time, optional hotel pickup, and more. Starting at just $185 per group.

Space is limited, and dates do sell out. Please don’t wait until the last minute to schedule a tour, especially if you have a particular date in mind. NOW is the time to purchase tickets to a public tour (tickets are available online via our
public NYC shopping tour page) or reserve the date for your private tour.

For complete pricing information, please feel free to visit our
pricing page. For questions or to book a spring/summer tour, send us an e-mail at We can’t wait to see you this summer!