By: Making it in Manhattan Staff
For New Yorkers who love to shop, there really is no better way to spend an afternoon than strolling through Soho and getting lost in all of the picturesque boutiques and designer stores. The co-founders of Bishop Collective, Mai Vu and Dimitri Koumbis, recently took their online e-tailer and opened their first pop-up store in Soho. Promoting their mission of American-made and socially responsible clothing, they embarked to seek out all of the stores in the neighborhood that also practice humane retail labor and have ethically made products. From natural beauty stores to stationary and office supply shops, read ahead for their recommendations on responsible shopping in Soho.
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250 Elizabeth St, New York, NY 10012
Multi-brand retailer eaturing independent designers. The shop also aims to promote charitable causes through designer collaborations.
I N & INA MEN
199 Mott St, New York, NY 10012
Side by side shops for some of the best consignment shopping in the city. You can find anything from vintage Chanel to last season's Belstaff.
McNally Jackson Independent Bookstore
52 Prince St, New York, NY 10012
One of the few remaining independent bookstores in the city featuring many small press fashion, art and literary journals. Everything from independently published books to the current bestsellers.
Goods For The Study Mulberry
234 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10012
A "spin off" shop of McNally Jackson that offers everything needed to create the perfect work space. The store carries a great selection of stationery, desk supplies, home furnishings and art. A secondary space next door is devoted solely to pens!
230 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10012
Versatile bags and luggage made in USA from fiber to finish. The collection is mostly made of wax cotton and duck cloth with leather accents all sourced from domestic manufacturers.
Cydwoq New York
247 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10012
Unique, architecturally inspired foot wear for men and women made at their factory in Burbank, CA.
236 Elizabeth St, New York, NY 10012
Classic American leather jackets made in the USA. The brand is going on their 3rd and 4th generation as a family business.
9 Prince St, New York, NY 10012
Ethical and natural beauty store offering goods for make-up, skincare, hair care and body.
13 Prince St, New York, NY 10012
Beautifully scented body care and beauty products made in the USA.
49 Prince St, New York, NY 10012
Fun, contemporary eyewear designed in NYC and handmade in Italy.
227 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10012
Shop with a selection of incredible, small-batch wines from all around the world. They also keep a database with customers' favorites for future reference.
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