Tagged: Shop Talk


Shop Talk: ONLY NY

When Hurricane Sandy hit lower Manhattan last year, ONLY NY’s crew was busy preparing to open their flagship store in the flood-zone on the Lower East Side. Luckily, the store survived undamaged and opened to … read more »

POSTED February 21, 2013 11:00AM IN SHOP TALK Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Shop Talk: Ale Et Ange

Last week we headed to New York-based brand Ale Et Ange’s Lower East Side store to check out what they’re stocking for the crucial transition into fall. Ale Et Ange, the shop’s namesake menswear line, … read more »

POSTED August 21, 2012 12:05PM IN SHOP TALK Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Shop Talk: Spiritual America

Rivington Street boutique Spiritual America packs a healthy mix of young up-and-coming brands like Mociun, Dusen Dusen and Shabd, alongside established European lines Vanessa Bruno and Hussein Chaylayan, into their intimate quarters. With a new … read more »

POSTED June 20, 2012 2:12PM IN SHOP TALK TAGS: , , ,

Shop Talk: Maison Kitsuné

For the tenth anniversary of their beloved Parisian fashion and music label, Maison Kitsuné, co-founders Gildas Loaëc and Masaya Kuroki opened their first store in North America. Conceptualized in part by Kuroki, who studied architecture … read more »

POSTED May 2, 2012 10:46AM IN SHOP TALK TAGS: , ,

Shop Talk: McGolrick Trees

‘Tis the season for buying gifts and gadgets for the ones you love and ’tis also the season for jamming a medium-sized Christmas tree into your studio apartment. We paid a visit to the guys … read more »

POSTED December 15, 2011 1:00PM IN SHOP TALK Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

Shop Talk: Topman General Store

While we were holding down the FADER FORT by FIAT in October, style Editor-at-Large Mobolaji Dawodu was checking out the style scene in London. He visited the new Topman General Store, Topshop’s stripped-down menswear boutique. … read more »

POSTED November 21, 2011 2:45PM IN SHOP TALK TAGS: , ,

Shop Talk: The Lake & Stars

Boffo’s Building Fashion initiative is redefining the retail landscape, pairing fashion designers and architecture firms to collaborate on pop-up shops. The latest installation finds lingerie brand The Lake & Stars and NYC-based design firm SOFTlab … read more »

POSTED November 16, 2011 4:22PM IN SHOP TALK TAGS: , ,

Shop Talk: Grand St. Bakery

Road tripping duo Neal Mello and Cyd Mullen take vintage very seriously. Packed up in a Volkswagen Camper van, they scour the country for the best clothes. We met up with them at their first … read more »

POSTED November 7, 2011 3:15PM IN SPECIALS, SHOP TALK TAGS: , , ,

Interview: Henrik Vibskov on His Brand New Broome Street Store

How many years have we been dreaming of Henrik Vibskov? How many successive seasons have we wanted to fill our closets with his gear? Seems like forever ago that former Style Editor Chioma Nnadi wrote … read more »


Shop Talk: Makins Hats

FADER stylist Mobolaji Dawodu wears a lot of hats—we know this much is true. But where do they all come from, we wonder? Here are a billion answers to that question, all under the same … read more »

POSTED February 8, 2011 3:46PM IN SHOP TALK Comments (1) TAGS: , ,