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Born in Madrid and raised by a family of trailblazing and creative women, Alejandra Alonso Rojas is inspired by the important things in life: family, friendship, beauty, well-being, wisdom, and love. Galvanized by the timeless elegance, sophistication, and pioneering spirit of the women in her family, Alejandra’s collection epitomizes effortless glamour and a timeless style. Alejandra’s designs celebrate a life well lived, and the appreciation of beauty, craftsmanship, and heritage.

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ALASDAIR is a ready-to-wear luxury brand that offers understated, modern dressing for all women. Shaped by the refined sensibility of a stylist, and born from a deep understanding of women’s diverse shapes and needs, ALASDAIR’s minimalist-chic pieces bring effortless sophistication to every figure, from slender to full-bodied. Made from luxury fabrics and crafted exclusively in New York City, ALASDAIR is a cult favorite that connects to the core of what women want from fashion today.

Alex Woo embodies the spirit and passion of a true New Yorker. Born and raised in New York City, her showroom and workshop are located in the heart of Rockefeller Center. Woo has been designing iconic personal jewelry for over a decade to much acclaim and success and is today one of the most recognized and coveted jewelers among a new generation of designers. Woo has attracted an established client list of fashion editors, stylists, trendsetters, and celebrities, and was selected as one of Crain’s Business “40 Under 40.” Alex Woo jewelry is sold at department stores and fine jewelry stores nationwide, as well as at www.alexwoo.com.

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b michael AMERICA has a deep respect for the evolving and diverse face of the nation, and the brand’s excellence in design and trend-setting fashion lines embrace their vision of the new American lifestyle. b Michael America resists mindless trends and replaces the mundane cycle of seasonable fashion with glamorous, elegant, and clean aesthetics bursting with sensational colors. The designer launched his first couture collection in 1999, and his time-tested talent and experience continues to impress the fashion world. b Michael is proud to manufacture their goods right here “at home” in New York City.


Between the Sheets offers loungewear and intimate apparel collections, as well as a curated selection of legwear and accessories, to customers across all fifty states in the US and around the world. Ethically produced in New York City, Between the Sheets is run by a husband-and-wife team headquartered in Long Island City, and all of their product design, sewing, warehousing, and shipping takes place within a four-mile radius of their office. Founder Layla L’obatti is an FIT graduate with intimate apparel specialization, and her husband, Josh Verleun, is an environmental lawyer and certified LEED Green Associate who advises on sustainable choices in both lifestyle and business.

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Bib & Tucker is a New York-based fashion-tech company created for the hospitality industry. They believe that service industry employees shouldn’t have to worry about uniforms, so Bib & Tucker’s apparel instead empowers employees to look and feel their best. Their seamless web platform makes managing uniforms easy, saving employers time and money.

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Established in Brooklyn in 2011 by Raul Arevalo and Brad Schmidt, CADET is inspired by the post-war military academy era. CADET is a full collection of menswear that captures the spirit and nostalgia of mid-century America. CADET is a student of precision, focusing on quality and clean lines for a crisp aesthetic that honors classic silhouettes while continuing to push fashion forward with innovative fabrications and techniques.

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Made in New York, Carelle blends city-inspired sophistication with nature’s subtle forms for a modern-meets-masterpiece approach to luxury jewelry. Even its name, car elle—French for ‘because of her’—illustrates the driving force behind the artfully abundant, 18k gold collections. From minimalist to magnificent, each design shares the inherent power of emphasizing the spirit, story, and individual style of its wearer.

The Carol Hannah bridal collection has received rave reviews since its 2009 launch. Known for whimsical gowns with fluid movement, innovative textile combinations, and unique handwork and detailing, the line is displayed every year in New York City. Their flagship store functions as both a showroom and a production space; every gown is handmade on site by a team of skilled artisans. The Carol Hannah bride is bold in her choices, adventurous in her style, and a heck of a lot of fun.

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Founded in 2004, Catbird is in the heart of Williamsburg, welcoming thousands of eager customers every week to their flagship Brooklyn store located on iconic Bedford Avenue. Working closely with their designers, all of Catbird’s jewelry is handmade in their Brooklyn studio, and they remain committed to strictly using recycled or fair-trade gold, and only conflict-free stones. Their elegant and timeless jewelry makes Catbird a must-see destination for “fashionistas” and DIY-ers alike.

Sisters Danielle Snyder and Jodie Snyder Morel got their start as kids in Jacksonville, Florida when they used their cardiologist father’s medical tools to teach themselves wirework. The two reunited in New York City after their college years and returned to their childhood hobby of making beautiful jewelry. They launched a capsule jewelry collection for Danielle’s non-profit, Live With A Lifelong Ambition (LWALA), which fundraised for grassroots initiatives in Africa. Seemingly overnight, the two built their jewelry passion into a very successful brand.

DANNIJO’s one-size-fits-all jewelry is produced in responsible manufacturing facilities in New York City. Stylish for every season, DANNIJO creates artisanal, timeless pieces that are worn as daily reminders of love and beauty.

Since its inception in 2008, DANNIJO has advocated for creating sustainable economic opportunities for women in underdeveloped areas of the world. All DANNIJO.com packaging is handmade in Rwanda as part of their women’s empowerment initiative in partnership with Indego Africa. The collection is sold at select, high-end stores worldwide, including Net-A-Porter, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Shopbop, Browns, and DANNIJO.com.

Flagpole is a New York City-based luxury brand founded in 2013 by designers Megan Balch and Jaime Barker. The two met while attending high school and quickly became inseparable, sharing a love for dance and the South Florida beach culture. Balch and Barker’s search for stylish and practical garments led to the creation of Flagpole. Using the highest quality fabrics, Balch and Barker work hands-on with artisan tailors in the heart of New York City’s fashion district to perfect the fit and function of each collection. Flagpole is created to integrate into all aspects of a woman’s wardrobe.

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HANIA by Anya Cole brings a contemporary aesthetic to the centuries-old tradition of knitting by hand. Creating luxury knitwear collections of timeless, beautiful, and one-of-a-kind pieces, the HANIA by Anya Cole line has been proudly knit by hand in New York City since the first collection was launched in 2012. Your traditional knit sweater just got a seriously stylish upgrade!

The women of Gumuchian have one goal: to bring their clients the most exquisite, timeless, and perfectly crafted jewelry they have ever worn. Their founder and visionary, Anita Gumuchian, and her daughters, Myriam and Patricia, carry on a family legacy in the jewelry industry that dates back over one hundred years. The Gumuchian trio develops innovative designs with an enthusiasm that radiates throughout the office and onto the jewelers’ benches. Each design is brought to life by master jewelers in Gumuchian’s Manhattan atelier, never using anything below platinum or 18k yellow, white, and pink gold. Each design is treated as a unique sculpture to make sure that each piece is built to wear with comfort and last a lifetime. Gumuchian is what it means to be “Designed by Women for Women.”

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HAUS ALKIRE’s ready-to-wear designer collection is the innovative brainchild of Jason and Julie Alkire, the husband-and-wife team behind the TriBeCa-based label. HAUS ALKIRE was founded on the principle that creative, meticulous, subtle, and detailed design—presented in a thoughtful and personal way—can elevate and inspire. They were recently named to the CFDA Fashion Incubator 4.0 and won The Fashion Group International Rising Star Award.

HEIKE NY designs quality clothing with clean, architectural lines, combined with intricate cuts and engineered detailing. Every piece in the collection is produced in New York City with luxurious, specially developed fabrics from Japan and Italy. HEIKE NY stands for quality and comfort, made for the individualist and world traveler who always stands out of the crowd.

JLEW Bags is a female-run company in New York City with a mission of empowering women every day. Whatever it is you do, our bags will help carry you forward. Our collection is known for its clean lines, exquisite quality, unique functionality and its bold shapes, sizes, and colors. We make #BagsWithASilverLining for #GirlsWithGuts.


Made exclusively in New York City, KAELEN strives to create pieces that are contemporary and intelligent, yet can be forever treasured as timeless keepsakes. Their collections are designed from a minimalist perspective with a sharp focus on subtle details, and combining the traditional with the innovative, classic with modern, all while exploring the dichotomies of masculine and feminine style. Launching her first collection only one year after graduating from Parsons, the Canadian designer was named to the CFDA {Fashion Incubator} Class 3.0 in 2014. This is one designer you definitely want to keep an eye on.

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Lela Rose is a New York City-based fashion designer widely regarded for her elegant aesthetic and fresh point of view. Employing brilliant uses of color, rich fabrications, sculptural silhouettes, and handcrafted details, Lela Rose continues to redefine the sophisticated lifestyle with her expanded ready-to-wear-offerings. Her designer clothing and bridal lines—including dresses, coats, jackets, tops, skirts, pants, and knits, as well as clutches and jewelry—can be found across four continents, from Bergdorf Goodman and Saks Fifth Avenue to boutiques and specialty stores. Explore Lela Rose near you!


Leota believes that you should always dress the part. Their machine-washable dresses are flattering and wrinkle-free, designed specifically to let women travel in comfort and style. Designed and manufactured in New York City, Leota’s mood-boosting dress collection promises to keep your days easy and bright.

Lisa & Lucy was launched in January 2016 by founder Geneva Goldsmith. The brand’s aesthetic is both modern and feminine, featuring vibrant prints, flirty hemlines, and timeless silhouettes. Named after her mother and grandmother, the line reflects the unique bond that stylish women share with one another, captivating fellow female dreamers of all shapes and ages. Lisa & Lucy’s team is a tight-knit group of women who have been together for more than a decade, and it’s their close bond and devotion to fashion that has brought this collection to life. Lisa & Lucy is proudly inspired by—and made in—New York City.

Lowercase is a small team that manufactures eyewear with big machines and a keen eye for details.  They take an immersive approach to design and production, which is why they insist that every step of their process be done at their Brooklyn Army Terminal workshop.

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Maiyet is cultivating a new generation of design by integrating rare artisan techniques into unexpected, modern collections. Maiyet believes in the strength of community – they source globally in order to bolster the communities of their artisan partners, and create locally to support the longstanding and venerable fashion community of New York City. Maiyet’s timeless and effortless collections can be found exclusively at their flagship store located in the legendary SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan, 16 Crosby St.

Meg Shop is a locally-made, women-run independent clothing line designing easy pieces that fit into our ladies’ everyday lives in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Toronto, and beyond. Through creative personal styling and tailoring of each look, our goal is to make every customer feel like her best self and have fun in the process. Our brand’s mission is to empower women through fashion and impact our communities by stocking woman-owned accessory brands, supporting neighborhood schools, local factories and print shops, as well as fundraising for important women’s causes such as Planned Parenthood.

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Every piece by Michal Golan is handmade in her Hell’s Kitchen studio – and has been for over 30 years. Her aesthetic is reflected in the mosaic-like quality of her jewelry, and each piece is lavishly decorated with semi-precious stones, freshwater pearls, and Swarovski crystals. Michal is an Israeli-born artist who began creating jewelry while pursuing her Masters in Studio Art at NYU, and while her jewelry has since evolved, her commitment to handmade and high-quality products has remained.


Michele Benjamin’s jewelry collection is inspired by both her love for fine art and respect for natural beauty and is always handcrafted here in New York City. Her nature-themed designs are at once elegant and sophisticated; while at the same time reflecting a strong admiration for Earth’s simple beauties. Founded in 2013, her collections can be found in art galleries, cultural institutions, and boutiques across the US, with her iconic “Bee” sold at New York City’s own Whitney Museum of American Art.

Mi Jong Lee is a women’s ready-to-wear designer brand with a focus on unique fabrications, artisanal finishes, and exceptional quality. The collection launched in 2015 and is designed and produced in New York City under the creative direction of the brand’s namesake, Mi Jong Lee. Lee’s skilled team manufactures all Mi Jong Lee garments in their Garment District atelier.

Founded in 2015, NOORISM is an upcycle brand, repurposing denim to create new clothes and accessories. NOORISM clothing and accessories are all special and unique – each having an individual story to tell. Based in Brooklyn, NOORISM is committed to creating high-quality clothing and accessories that are produced in safe working conditions. Since the fashion industry is the second largest consumer and polluter of water, NOORISM donates $5 to CHARITY: WATER for every item purchased. Noor Zakka, the founder, is an FIT graduate who has designed for Zac Posen, Tahari, and Ellen Tracy in New York City.

Since 1912, Oscar Heyman has been creating magnificent jewelry at their atelier in New York City with the finest gemstones from around the world. Two brothers, Oscar and Nathan, founded the company six years after emigrating from their native Latvia, and the second and third generation family members run it today. Every design meets the most exacting standards, both in the quality of the stones and in the grace of their settings. The result is an enduring legacy of heirloom-quality jewelry that transcends time. Beyond diamonds, rubies, emeralds, and sapphires, Oscar Heyman specializes in esoteric gemstones with an equally glamorous appeal, including alexandrite, cat’s-eye chrysoberyl, opal, aquamarine, star ruby, and star sapphire. Every piece of jewelry is signed and numbered; assuring the same level of artistry that Oscar Heyman has delivered for over one hundred years.


At Pietro, tradition never goes out of style. Since 1982, Pietro has been delivering quality and precision from the heart of New York City under the direction of leather craftsman Pierre Dabagh and his son Alex. Each Pietro piece is handcrafted with the utmost attention to detail, beginning with genuine Italian leather hand-selected by Pierre before every new collection. Pietro makes every step of the production process count, from the number of stitches to the finishing of the edges. Today, Pietro is designing classic handbag styles with an updated New York City twist. Pietro bags are made for the woman on-the-go, with the latest silhouettes and versatile functionality. With the City as their muse, Pietro is keeping the tradition alive one handbag at a time.

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Samantha Leibowitz’s 
ready-to-wear styles are designed for the bold, the independent, the adventurous, and the fashion-forward. Founded in New York City by the brand’s namesake designer, Samantha Leibowitz creates versatile and stylish apparel that can be worn comfortably from dusk till dawn, any day of the week. Charming and down-to-earth yet unpredictable and exciting, Samantha Leibowitz original designs continue to inspire with their unique concepts and deep appreciation for all things beautiful.

Shahla Karimi jewelry captures the deep-seated longing to embrace and express human memory. Each piece of jewelry reveals a story; each collection romanticizes a memory of times past. All pieces are handmade in New York City with recycled gold and conflict-free stones. The brand launched in 2015 and has adorned the hands and ears of celebrities such as Lena Dunham, Rebecca Hall, Carrie Underwood, Olivia Palermo, Ashley Graham, Gigi Hadid, and Alexa Chung, and has been featured in Elle, W, Harper’s Bazaar, InStyle, The Coveteur, WWD, and NY Magazine.

Shoshanna revolutionized dress departments nationwide with the launch of its first collection, which debuted in stores in 1998. Shoshanna continued to make waves in the marketplace with the launch of its swimwear collection in 2001, the first collection to be sold as separates with lingerie inspired sizing. Shoshanna’s dedication to fitting and flattering the female body while indulging in whimsical details is a refreshing deviation from contemporary clothing.

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Simone Tobias is Filipino-American designer based in Brooklyn, New York.  During the course of her studies at Fashion Institute of Technology, she interned for Geoffrey Beene, a man considered one of fashion’s great American couturiers. She also worked for Banana Republic New York, Gap Paris, and J. Crew New York as a store visual merchandiser; was head designer at Compagnia delle Pelli, and designed for G-III Apparel Group. Having spent 5 years in a corporate environment, Simone took the path of entrepreneurship and joined THOMAS DEAN, a company that allowed her to be part of the business from the ground up. After 10 years with Thomas Dean, she launched her own brand.

Vanity Room is a contemporary fashion brand envisioned by Geneva Goldsmith and her team of dedicated women. For over ten years, they’ve worked together to develop beautiful products while fostering young talented women beginning their careers in fashion. The brand caters to women of all different shapes, sizes, and ages while creating on-trend styles at an affordable price. Vanity Room is proudly made in New York City.